UCF Downtown Sneak Peek

August 15, 2019 by
Here’s an inside look at the campus before it opens on Aug. 26 for the Fall 2019 semester. In two weeks UCF Downtown will welcome more than 7,000 students for its first day of classes. But you don’t have to wait until then to check out the 15-acre campus. Here’s an inside look at the […]

Welcome Six Leaders to their New Roles in College Leadership

July 15, 2019 by
We are pleased to announce several leadership updates at the College of Community Innovation and Education. These individuals bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to these positions and we look forward to working with them in these new roles.   Florencio “Eloy” Hernandez, D.Sc. Interim Associate Dean, Research Dr. Florencio “Eloy” Hernandez joins the […]

107 UCF Faculty Promoted

April 18, 2019 by
UCF’s 2018-19 promotion and tenure process concluded last week with 107 faculty promoted, 29 of whom will be recommended for tenure at the May 16 Board of Trustees meeting. Approved tenures and promotions will be effective Aug. 8.

Ross Wolf Named Interim Assistant Provost Of UCF Downtown

April 18, 2019 by
In less than 150 days, UCF Downtown will hold classes at its 21st-century campus, connecting students to a thriving urban district full of opportunity with their academic program of study. To further ensure academic excellence is at the center of the new campus, Provost Elizabeth Dooley has appointed Ross Wolf, Ed.D., M.P.A. to serve as […]

UCF Recognizes 30 Influential Alumni Under 30

April 15, 2019 by
“Our 2019 30 Under 30 recipients are extraordinary examples of what it means to represent UCF with pride. The impact this group has made in the world — through both their professional and personal lives — is an inspiration for all Knights to continue to reach for success.

2019 Founders’ Day Honorees

April 4, 2019 by
Recognized for academic achievements, contributions and service, please join us in congratulating faculty members and students from the College of Community Innovation and Education who received awards at the 2019 Founders’ Day Honors Convocation. Held annually since 1990, this celebration serves as an opportunity for the university to recognize outstanding faculty, staff and student accomplishments. View […]

Reach for the Stars Award Recipients Use Technology to Change Lives

April 3, 2019 by
Three faculty members who use the power of technology to make the human experience better were recognized today with Reach for the Stars awards during this year’s UCF Founders’ Day Honors Convocation. The award recognizes early career professionals with highly successful research and creative activity with a national impact.

4 Honored as Pegasus Professors for Impact, Career Achievements

April 3, 2019 by
UCF celebrated faculty, staff and students today at the annual Founders’ Day Honors Convocation. Among the honorees are four Pegasus Professors and three Reach for the Stars recipients along with service awards and other campus achievements. The Pegasus Professor award is the highest academic award a professor can receive at the University of Central Florida. […]

27 UCF Graduate Programs Ranked Among the Top 100 in the Nation

March 12, 2019 by
Twenty-seven UCF programs were nationally ranked today in the top 100 of their fields by U.S. News & World Report, and 35 graduate programs total were included in the publication’s 2020 Best Graduate Schools edition. The list shows the university’s upward trajectory in the number of programs on the top 100 list; there were 18 programs ranked in […]