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UCF will be Closed on Monday, May 28 in Commemoration of Memorial Day

The university will resume normal operations on Tuesday, May 29

Posted Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 5:19 PM

Lavender Graduation

The Lavender Graduation marks an important milestone in the lives of LGBTQ+ students

Posted Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 12:25 PM

The Lavender Graduation marks an important milestone in the lives of LGBTQ+ students. It is an annual graduation ceremony conducted on numerous campuses to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally students, and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the University. Most importantly, it provides honorary recognition of LGBTQ+ survival of tremendous culture […]

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UCF Student Wins Equestrian National Championship Title

Digital media student Molly Murtha recently won UCF’s first national championship title in equestrianship.

Posted Tuesday, May 22, 2018 @ 8:27 PM

Molly Murtha recently won UCF’s first equestrian national championship title at Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association’s National Championship Horse Show in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. She took home the title in the individual novice equitation on the flat category, which is one of the most difficult individual titles to win at the championships because of the size of […]

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M.D. Is President Hitt’s Last Graduate

Last graduation of Hitt's UCF Career

Posted Tuesday, May 22, 2018 @ 8:17 PM

Lea Meir crossed the graduation stage in tears as she shook the hand of the leader whose “dream helped all of our dreams come true.” And in doing so, Meir, now a physician, became the last student in UCF history to receive a diploma from UCF President John C. Hitt, who steps down from the […]

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SDES Welcomes Dr. April Hicks Konvalinka!

The New Executive Director of the Department of Housing and Residence Life

Posted Friday, May 11, 2018 @ 4:32 PM

Following the retirement of Ms. Christi Hartzler after over 30 years of service, an extensive search was conducted to find our new leader for the Department of Housing and Residence Life. We are pleased to introduce Dr. April Hicks Konvalinka as the new Executive Director of Housing and Residence Life. Dr. Hicks Konvalinka comes to […]

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