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2018 Recreation and Wellness Center Rock Climbing Competition

45 Knights took part in the RWC’s annual Spring Climbing Competition

Posted Friday, June 8, 2018 @ 12:31 PM

The UCF’s Recreation and Wellness Center has dozens of programs and facilities to meet the needs and goals of any student; including a Haul system similar to a harness, which allows students with disabilities to climb the tower. Any Knight looking for a nontraditional workout can take a climb on the RWC’s 41-foot climbing tower. […]

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Pride Month 2018: UCF Still Remembers

How UCF is Celebrating Pride Month

Posted Thursday, June 7, 2018 @ 7:49 PM

UCF continuously celebrates diversity throughout the year, but June marks the beginning of LGBTQ+ Pride month. This year is all about remembering and celebrating the lives that were taken from our community two years ago at Pulse Night Club. On June 12, 2016, we lost 49 individuals in the Pulse Night Club terror attack. Among them were two UCF students: […]

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Challenging the Future of Higher Education

By John C. Hitt, president, University of Central Florida

Posted Thursday, June 7, 2018 @ 6:29 PM

I recently announced that I will step down from the presidency of the University of Central Florida after more than 26 years in this role. Few university leaders are lucky enough to serve so long at a single institution as I have. As I contemplate this change, I realize that there is more to do […]

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UCF’s Policy on Alcohol & Drugs

Teaching students about the standards and guidelines to alcohol and drugs on campus

Posted Thursday, June 7, 2018 @ 4:27 PM

The University of Central Florida has established a set of standards and guidelines in regard to the possession, sale, serving, and consumption of alcoholic beverages and drugs on our campus. In accordance with the state of Florida statutes, they declare that it is “unlawful for any person under the age of 21 to possess or consume alcoholic […]

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Career Services Prepares Students for Success

Career Services held a Networking Strategies workshop to teach students how to network successfully in a highly competitive job market

Posted Thursday, May 31, 2018 @ 7:38 PM

The primary goal of UCF’s Career Services is to provide information and guidance to students in efforts to help them achieve both academic success and professional growth. For students who want to graduate in four years with a major they enjoy that leads to a professional job in their area of study, a connection with […]

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