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Take the Opportunities of Travel to Always Learn Something New

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 03.14.2015 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I love to travel because it is always a wonderful, life-changing experience -- whether embarking on a road trip or flying overseas to a foreign country. No matter where you go, you will likely meet new people and learn something new, which is always my goal.

Saying Thanks Isn't Always Simple

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 01.26.2015 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

Engaging with another person and openly accepting their acknowledgment that something we have done for them has shaped their life in a positive way can be a humbling experience. It sometimes requires us to accept praise for something that we did because we knew it was the right thing to do.

Incoming Freshmen Mistakenly Assigned To Live In Bathrooms And Closets

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 07.17.2014 | College

Incoming freshmen at the University of Central Florida were accidentally assigned to live in bathrooms and closets, according to Knight News, a studen...

National Science Olympiad at UCF Orlando

Lee-En Chung | Posted 07.19.2014 | Science
Lee-En Chung

Brainiacs galore! I perused the 30th Annual Science Olympiad National Tournament on May 16-17, 2014 at University of Central Florida's campus in Orla...

Fiesta Bowl Stunner

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Central Florida was supposed to be a patsy for Baylor in its first BCS bowl. The Knights wanted no part of it, turning the Fi...

WATCH: UCF Player TRUCKS Through Defender

Posted 11.22.2013 | Sports

UCF freshman running back William Stanback showed how difficult he is to tackle on Thursday night when laid a big, bruising hit on Rutgers defender An...

No. 8 Louisville Stunned In Final Minute

AP | GARY B. GRAVES | Posted 10.19.2013 | Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Eighth-ranked Louisville couldn't believe how it let Central Florida slip from its grasp. Twice....

Bieber Asks Fans To Do Something Illegal ...

Posted 07.09.2013 | Celebrity

Justin Bieber was apparently too tied up on Saturday night to check out the Ultimate Fighting Championship in Las Vegas. In an effort to catch up on t...

College Students To Westboro Baptist Church: 'Leave Us The Hell Alone'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Balcerzak | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

University of Central Florida students plan to protest the Westboro Baptist Church's upcoming visit to the college later this month, according to Knig...

'Thank You' for Reading This Column

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 06.04.2013 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

When I thank someone for a favor or service rendered, what I've often noticed creeping into our daily conversation is the use -- make that the overuse -- of the response "No problem." Just when was the appropriate "You're welcome" put out to pasture by so many people?

New College Students On Guard After UCF Foiled Plot

WWSB | Posted 03.21.2013 | College

SARASOTA - The foiled attack at UCF is once again highlighting the need for student safety. Here on the Suncoast, local colleges aren't taking any ch...

Ball State Face UCF At Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl

AP | Posted 02.01.2013 | Sports

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Central Florida's loss in the Conference USA championship game has the Knights staying close to home for the holidays ag...

Student Government President Maligned For Supporting Tuition Hike

Posted 10.25.2012 | College

The garden variety student government president does not necessarily traffic in controversial positions. How many people do NOT want more vending mach...

Student Faces Harsh Punishment For Improving Course Selection

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 08.06.2012 | College

Imagine if the college course selection process wasn't so frustrating. What if there was a service that alleviated some of the stress and aided studen...

Big East Invites Boise State, Air Force And Navy To Join

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 12.14.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — The Big East's plan to save the conference involves heading West. The embattled league's leaders have agreed on a plan to invite Boi...

Did A UCF Football Player Die Because His Coaches Pushed Him Too Hard?

AP | Posted 08.16.2011 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. — Jurors on Wednesday started hearing arguments over whether University of Central Florida football player Ereck Plancher died dur...

UCF Student Accused Of Raping Woman After Match.com Date

Posted 07.19.2011 | College

Aaron Daniel Floyd, 22, a student at the University of Central Florida, was arrested on Monday after he was accused of raping a woman he met on Match....

UCF Student Accused Of Raping Woman After Match.com Date

Posted 07.19.2011 | College

Aaron Daniel Floyd, 22, a student at the University of Central Florida, was arrested on Monday after he was accused of raping a woman he met on Match....

Racial Disparity Grows In Graduation Rates Among NCAA Players

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. -- A new study shows growing disparity between graduation rates for white and black players at schools in the men's NCAA basketball tour...

Cheating Scandal Rocks University Of Central Florida (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Nearly 600 University of Central Florida students must retake a midterm examination after a professor learned many of them had cheated on the original...

U. Central Florida Accounting Student Killed In Murder-Suicide

Central Florida Future | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Orange County Sheriff's officials have released the names of the two people who died Saturday in an apparent murder-suicide, after a woman was found d...

University Of Central Florida Coach Approved On-Campus Playboy Playmate Shoot

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

George O'Leary, a University of Central Florida coach, has admitted to allowing Axis magazine to shoot photos and video of a UCF cheerleader (and Play...

Brandon Gainer Kentucky Bound: Prospect SHOCKS By Backing Off UCF

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Brandon Gainer has picked Kentucky, sending his letter of intent to the Wildcats football program after most expected Gainer to go to UCF. Gainer's l...