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New Associate Director of Residence Life and Education

We are excited to announce Dr. Falon Thacker as the new Associate Director of Residence Life and Education

Posted Wednesday, July 3, 2019 @ 12:26 PM

We are excited to announce Dr. Falon Thacker as the new Associate Director of Residence Life and Education. Dr. Thacker’s first day in the office was June 28, 2019. As the Associate Director of Residence Life and Education, she will serve as a member of senior leadership and provide daily oversight and support to Assistant […]

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A Recreation Celebration at the 2019 Spring Commencement Ceremonies

Members of Recreation and Wellness Center receive degrees

Posted Thursday, May 9, 2019 @ 1:57 PM

If you looked closely late last week while attending or watching the commencement ceremonies via live stream online, it was not hard to find representation from the Recreation and Wellness Center; especially in the seats occupied by students receiving their Master’s degree. Seven graduate assistants and one professional staff member received either their Master’s of […]

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Rec and Wellness Honors Student Staff for Keeping Knights Healthy

UCF RWC and WHPS honor top students

Posted Thursday, May 9, 2019 @ 1:49 PM

What do James Bond, Spy Kids, Austin Powers, and more than 200 student and staff member committed to holistic well-being have in common? They were all part of the 2018-2019 Recreation and Wellness Center and Wellness and Health Promotion Services Annual End of the Year Awards Banquet. RWC and WHPS professional staff members annually honor […]

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Annual Housing and Residence Life Appreciation Banquet

Student staff and professional staff members came together to celebrate accomplishments of the department

Posted Wednesday, May 1, 2019 @ 8:31 AM

The Department of Housing and Residence Life recently held their Annual Appreciation Banquet. Student staff and professional staff members came together to celebrate accomplishments of the department. There was much to celebrate, including the outstanding work done by each team within housing and the retention rate increases due to residence outreach and creative programming. Distinguished […]

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VARC Program Coordinator Receives Service Award

Joshua “JJ” Johnson received Region 4’s NACADA Joyce C. Jackson Service Award

Posted Tuesday, March 19, 2019 @ 3:26 PM

Joshua “JJ” Johnson, Program Coordinator for the Veterans Academic Resource Center (VARC) received Region 4’s National Academic Advising (NACADA) Joyce C. Jackson Service Award at the 34th Annual NACADA Region 4 Conference in Mobile, Alabama on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  Joshua was recognized for his volunteer service and leadership to the Region since 2013 in […]

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