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UCF’s 25th Annual Diversity Week

Celebration to Kick off Monday

Posted Monday, October 16, 2017 @ 11:41 AM

The 25th annual celebration of UCF’s Diversity Week kicks off Monday with a sold-out breakfast honoring Valarie Greene King, a champion of diversity at the university and a 24-year employee who died earlier this year. King was the Office of Diversity Initiatives’ director when she retired in 2013. She designed the Leadership Empowerment Program that offers […]

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Expo Attracts Students to Learn about Being a Healthy Knight

Posted Monday, October 9, 2017 @ 5:45 PM

The 11th annual Healthy Knights 2020 was held on October 4 in the Pegasus Ballroom impacting 1,260 students. The expo offered health and wellness information to students and was the most interactive in the event’s history. Students enjoyed healthy cooking demos, group exercise, body mass index readings, drum circles and relaxation stations. Annually the event […]

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Creed Art Contest: Call for Artists

Posted Tuesday, October 3, 2017 @ 7:20 PM

The University of Central Florida presents the 2017-2018 Creed Art Contest: A call for UCF student artists for a chance to win an Apple iPad! Students are encouraged to submit original 2-D or 3-D artworks that represent the UCF Creed values: Integrity, Scholarship, Community, Creativity or Excellence. This year’s theme:  UCF Creed: Make it Shine! Eligibility: Students […]

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UCF Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month With Adelante Message

Posted Monday, October 2, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

Latinos at UCF won’t let Hurricane Irma stop its Hispanic Heritage Month celebration. Although off to a late start, the celebration is moving ahead starting this week. “I think it is appropriate that our theme is “¡Adelante! Leading with Courage,” said Cyndia Muñiz, president for the Latino Faculty and Staff Association and advisor to the Latin […]

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Students with Puerto Rico Residences

Assist students and families impacted by Hurricane Maria

Posted Monday, October 2, 2017 @ 4:45 PM

Dear UCF Student, We are all concerned about the devastation in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria. Our thoughts are with the families and communities who have experienced loss. To assist students and families impacted by Hurricane Maria, UCF will offer in-state tuition to students with Puerto Rico residences. The in-state tuition will be applied to the Fall […]

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