Class of 2020

Class of 2020

Eight graduates from UCF’s Spring Class of 2020 share how the pandemic affected their final semester and memories from their time as Knights. 

Voices of Change

Voices of Change

Students, faculty and staff spoke up during a June 5 online forum to discuss issues related to race and racism at the university. 
Still Turning: 1970 – 2020

Still Turning: 1970 – 2020

Using inspiration from UCF’s 1970 yearbook, we honor the first and most recent graduating classes through photos and timeless lyrics. 
Calling the Shots

Calling the Shots

Whether playing eight ball, searching for optical solutions or planning for the future, new UCF President Alexander N. Cartwright is hardwired to visualize all possible opportunities.
Why I Fight on the Frontline

Why I Fight on the Frontline

Stephen Brennan ’15, a certified emergency nurse, discusses traveling to Queens, New York — the worst-hit area in the United States — to help during COVID-19.

In This Issue

Summer 2020
Summer 2020

Prioritizing Safety In Focus

Prioritizing Safety

UCF’s Emergency Operation Center is home to the university’s Emergency Management team, which helps keep Knights safe in times of crisis. 
Remote Possibility Feature

Remote Possibility

7 days. 69,525 students. 6,600 new courses. How UCF leaned on more than two decades of online learning expertise to shift the entire university to remote learning.
Then and Now 1ON1

Then and Now

UCF senior Brandon Aliberti reminisces with his grandfather, Gary Wright ’70, a member of UCF’s first graduating class 50 years ago.
Why I Fight on the Frontline Why I…

Why I Fight on the Frontline

Stephen Brennan ’15, a certified emergency nurse, discusses traveling to Queens, New York — the worst-hit area in the United States — to help during COVID-19.
Essential Equipment In Focus

Essential Equipment

In partnership with 3D printer manufacturer Stratasys, two UCF-affiliated groups are helping build gear to protect national and local healthcare workers.
Calling the Shots Feature

Calling the Shots

Whether playing eight ball, searching for optical solutions or planning for the future, new UCF President Alexander N. Cartwright is hardwired to visualize all possible opportunities.
Voices of Change Feature

Voices of Change

Students, faculty and staff spoke up during a June 5 online forum to discuss issues related to race and racism at the university. 

Events

Sun 20 Sep
Recreation & Exercise World Marrow Donor Day Stream2Swab
The Esports Club at UCF will be participating in the World Marrow Donor Day Stream2Swab taking place Sunday, Sept. 20 from noon to 4 p.m. Club members will be streaming PUBG, Fall Guys and Dead by Daylight in an effort to raise funds and get new memb...
Sun 20 Sep
Speaker/Lecture/Seminar National Hazing Prevention Week 2020
National Hazing Prevention and Awareness Week takes place during the third week of September. UCF sponsors various events, workshops and educational sessions to help students understand the impact of hazing, including the short- and long-term conseq...
Sun 20 Sep
Recreation & Exercise Garage B Bootcamp
Participants who reserve a spot online can do so 24 hours before the start of any class and must arrive 15 minutes early to secure their space in the class. Walk-ins are not permitted for Fall 2020. Participants are not allowed to join a class that h...