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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
159 new laws take effect in Florida on July 1organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging
159 new laws take effect in Florida on July 1
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 16 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging pre-eminent" universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES --- HB 7003, is intended to... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Florida's budget, new laws begin July 1organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging
Florida's budget, new laws begin July 1
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging pre-eminent" universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES HB 7003, is intended to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
159 new Florida laws go into effect July 1, 2016organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging
159 new Florida laws go into effect July 1, 2016
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging pre-eminent” universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES HB 7003, is intended to... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Poker pro wins second gold bracelet at WSOP $1K No-Limit Hold'em eventTampa, FL came in fifth place and received $72,634. This marked his 31st time t
Poker pro wins second gold bracelet at WSOP $1K No-Limit Hold'em event
Rolling Good Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Tampa, FL came in fifth place and received $72,634. This marked his 31st time to finish in-the-money. The graduate of the University of Central Florida has now earned more than $600,000 at the series, dating back to his WSOP debut in 2010. Sixth... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Records: UCF police dog searched Pulse perimeterA University of Central Florida police officer described searching the area aro
Records: UCF police dog searched Pulse perimeter
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
A University of Central Florida police officer described searching the area around the Pulse nightclub with a bomb-sniffing dog, according to records released Thursday. The officer, Christopher Holt, got a call from a corporal at 2:50 a.m. June 12,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
One-hundred-fifty-nine new laws go into effect Friday, ranging from higher education and Everglades spending to renaming absentee ballotsorganizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging
One-hundred-fifty-nine new laws go into effect Friday, ranging from higher education and Everglades spending to renaming absentee ballots
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging pre-eminent” universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES - HB 7003, is intended to... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Fridayorganizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Friday
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging pre-eminent” universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida.Developmental disabilities• HB 7003 is intended to provide... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Fridayorganizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Friday
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging pre-eminent” universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida.Developmental disabilities• HB 7003 is intended to provide... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Fridayorganizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging
159 new laws go into effect in Florida on Friday
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to “emerging pre-eminent” universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida.Developmental disabilities• HB 7003 is intended to provide... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Sen. Negron plans more 'national elite' universities for Floridalso agreed with Negron that several state schools could reach “national elite”
Sen. Negron plans more 'national elite' universities for Florid
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
also agreed with Negron that several state schools could reach “national elite” status, including FSU and the University of Central Florida. “Nothing would delight me more than to see multiple Florida universities advance to positions... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
British exchange student helps wounded in Pulse nightclub shootingA 14-day exchange program for criminology honors students visiting the Universi
British exchange student helps wounded in Pulse nightclub shooting
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
A 14-day exchange program for criminology honors students visiting the University of Central Florida from the University of Gloucestershire delivered a study abroad experience no one could have imagined: the Pulse Nightclub Massacre. Billed as an... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida's buget, new laws begin July 1organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging
Florida's buget, new laws begin July 1
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
organizations on a sport-by-sport basis and sends additional funds to "emerging pre-eminent" universities, possibly the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES --- HB 7003, is intended to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida could be heading toward $1 trillion economy, forecast saysto accelerate at a faster pace than the nation's for the next four years, becom
Florida could be heading toward $1 trillion economy, forecast says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
to accelerate at a faster pace than the nation's for the next four years, becoming a $1 trillion economy by 2018, said University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith in his latest forecast. The economy is projected to expand at an average... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
One fourth of Florida Legislature elected without oppositionDistricts” constitutional amendments that prohibit lawmakers from crafting dist
One fourth of Florida Legislature elected without opposition
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Districts” constitutional amendments that prohibit lawmakers from crafting districts that favor incumbents or parties. University of Central Florida political-science professor Aubrey Jewett said the “fair districts” lines have increased the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF students build eye-controlled gameWhen it comes to the latest in video game controllers, the eyes seem to have it
UCF students build eye-controlled game
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
When it comes to the latest in video game controllers, the eyes seem to have it. Some University of Central Florida students have created a video game that uses a device to translate a player's eye movement into movement on the screen. In "The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In Orlando, angel wings fly for lovewings needed to reach 50 pairs. They came from the costuming departments of Wal
In Orlando, angel wings fly for love
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
wings needed to reach 50 pairs. They came from the costuming departments of Walt Disney World, Universal Florida, the University of Central Florida theater department and elsewhere. "There's been so much money given, but I think time is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Former Miss UCF makes Miss America historyErin O'Flaherty, Miss University of Central Florida 2013, has become the first
Former Miss UCF makes Miss America history
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Erin O'Flaherty, Miss University of Central Florida 2013, has become the first openly gay contestant in Miss America history. O'Flaherty, 23, was crowned Miss Missouri and will represent the Show Me State at the Miss America pageant on Sept. 11 in... Read more
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Daily Mail
British students on ride-along with cops caught in Orlando massacrekeep rescue effort SECRET British students from the University of Gloucestersh
British students on ride-along with cops caught in Orlando massacre
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
keep rescue effort SECRET British students from the University of Gloucestershire were on a 12-day exchange visit to the University of Central Florida in Orlando On the night of June 11 they were invited to shadow officers from the Orange County... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rising UCF star has history at the schoolThe 28-year-old administrator hired by the University of Central Florida to man
Rising UCF star has history at the school
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The 28-year-old administrator hired by the University of Central Florida to manage its proposed downtown Orlando campus is no stranger to the school, or controversy. Michael Kilbride is a former student body president who faced impeachment charges... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Ustler, KUD to build student housingInternational signed an agreement to build a $90 million student-housing projec
Ustler, KUD to build student housing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
International signed an agreement to build a $90 million student-housing project for the proposed downtown campus of the University of Central Florida and Valencia College. The 14- or 15-story mixed-use building would be at the northwest corner... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man killed in motorcycle crash near UCFA 23-year-old Orlando man died Sunday night in a motorcycle crash near the Univ
Man killed in motorcycle crash near UCF
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A 23-year-old Orlando man died Sunday night in a motorcycle crash near the University of Central Florida, troopers said. John Bulat was heading north on Percival Road approaching Rutgers Avenue about 10:35 p.m. when a 1989 Ford Mustang turned in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fatal crash blocking SR 408 eastare also investigating a fatal crash that happened before 10:45 p.m. on Perciva
Fatal crash blocking SR 408 east
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
are also investigating a fatal crash that happened before 10:45 p.m. on Percival Road at Rutgers Avenue, just south of the University of Central Florida. At least one person was killed in that crash. Troopers have cleared the road. No other... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Walk-ins encouraged at UCF's Orlando United blood driveORLANDO, Fla. - The University of Central Florida and OneBlood are partnering t
Walk-ins encouraged at UCF's Orlando United blood drive
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. - The University of Central Florida and OneBlood are partnering to host what they hope will be the largest #OrlandoUnited blood drive in Central Florida to honor victims of the Pulse nightclub shootings. Although more than 250... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What really goes on in US fraternitiesbrothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was forma
What really goes on in US fraternities
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
brothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was formally known at the Lambda Chi Alpha and the University of Central Florida student newspaper reports it ditched Greek letters to become the Gazoni Family. It is... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Career Spotlight: Taryn Sinatra, partner at Gladstone & Weissmanto continue learning and growing as an attorney. Education: Nova Southeastern
Career Spotlight: Taryn Sinatra, partner at Gladstone & Weissman
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
to continue learning and growing as an attorney. Education: Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad Law Center, law degree 2005; University of Central Florida, 2001. Industry: President: Young Lawyers Section, South Palm Beach County Bar Association;... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Nebraska dual-threat QB Noah Vendral commits to UCFon his Twitter account, @Noah11_V, with a post that read, "I'm extremely excite
Nebraska dual-threat QB Noah Vendral commits to UCF
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
on his Twitter account, @Noah11_V, with a post that read, "I'm extremely excited to announce that I am committed to the University of Central Florida!! #UCFast #ChargeOn." "I'm really excited to get to play there," Vedral said in a video... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Beauty queen Erin O'Flaherty excited to be first openly gay Miss Missourithat maybe I won't need to be the only one going to Miss America this year open
Beauty queen Erin O'Flaherty excited to be first openly gay Miss Missouri
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
that maybe I won't need to be the only one going to Miss America this year openly lesbian. That is really exciting." The University of Central Florida graduate will be using her fame as a possible Miss America to raise awareness about suicide... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wilcox ends Senate run as races are setand Beth Tuura for the District 47 seat. Rep. Rene Plasencia, R-Orlando, has m
Wilcox ends Senate run as races are set
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and Beth Tuura for the District 47 seat. Rep. Rene Plasencia, R-Orlando, has moved out of District 49, which includes the University of Central Florida, to run in an adjacent seat. Oliver said that open UCF-area district will be the toughest for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Stylish Theatre UCF show salutes Kander and Ebbrevue is a fun reminder of how catchy Kander's melodies can be and how witty Eb
Stylish Theatre UCF show salutes Kander and Ebb
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
revue is a fun reminder of how catchy Kander's melodies can be and how witty Ebb's lyrics can be. The production at the University of Central Florida gets off to a bumpy start. The three-piece musical ensemble doesn't sound full enough (or on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Family hopes for miracle bone marrow match at Pulse blood drive at UCFa bone marrow match for their son among the strangers who come to donate their
Family hopes for miracle bone marrow match at Pulse blood drive at UCF
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
a bone marrow match for their son among the strangers who come to donate their blood for Pulse nightclub victims at the University of Central Florida next week. “Korbyn keeps us strong. He’s taken this thing by storm,” said the child's mother,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Every Saturday, there was always Tim Blairlessons that disguised the learning into fun. Blair would return on Saturdays
Every Saturday, there was always Tim Blair
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
lessons that disguised the learning into fun. Blair would return on Saturdays to the free camp after he retired from the University of Central Florida in 2013. He still came back after he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. His bushy gray hair... Read more
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Irish Central
Miss Missouri Erin O’Flaherty is Miss America’s first openly gay contestantcompete for the title of Miss America, and maybe, with a little luck of the Iri
Miss Missouri Erin O’Flaherty is Miss America’s first openly gay contestant
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
compete for the title of Miss America, and maybe, with a little luck of the Irish, win. O’Flaherty, 23, graduated from the University of Central Florida with a major in legal studies and owns a boutique clothing shop, Rachel’s Grove, in... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Doggie diner caters to man and his best friendkings at The Living Room. "You can share it with your dog, absolutely,” Zachar
Doggie diner caters to man and his best friend
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
kings at The Living Room. "You can share it with your dog, absolutely,” Zachary says about the lunch entrees here. The University of Central Florida graduate offers one menu for humans and a second for the dogs. "We do a chopped chicken bowl,”... Read more
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Perth Now
What really goes on in American fraternitiesbrothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was forma
What really goes on in American fraternities
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
brothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was formally known at the Lambda Chi Alpha and the University of Central Florida student newspaper reports it ditched Greek letters to become the Gazoni Family. It is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Festivals, Art exhibits, museumsfree; 386-506-4475. "Departures 2016," "UCF Thesis Exhibit" (through July 30);
Festivals, Art exhibits, museums
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
free; 386-506-4475. "Departures 2016," "UCF Thesis Exhibit" (through July 30); "Faculty Focus 2016" (through Sept. 24). UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA ART GALLERY: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; North Gemini Boulevard, Orlando; free; 407-823-5470.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What really goes on in American fraternitiesbrothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was forma
What really goes on in American fraternities
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
brothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was formally known at the Lambda Chi Alpha and the University of Central Florida student newspaper reports it ditched Greek letters to become the Gazoni Family. It is... Read more
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Adelaide Now
What really goes on in American fraternitiesbrothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was forma
What really goes on in American fraternities
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
brothers from the Gazoni Family, a fraternity in central Florida. It was formally known at the Lambda Chi Alpha and the University of Central Florida student newspaper reports it ditched Greek letters to become the Gazoni Family. It is... Read more
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NJ.com
First openly gay contestant to compete at Miss America 2017true. What I'm going to try to do this year is open up people's eyes and minds
First openly gay contestant to compete at Miss America 2017
NJ.com / Posted 7 days ago
true. What I'm going to try to do this year is open up people's eyes and minds a little bit." O'Flaherty, formerly Miss University of Central Florida, had competed in pageants before coming out as gay when she was 18. "I don't carry a rainbow... Read more
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examiner.com
UCF Knights finalize details for Saturday’s Todd Miller TournamentThe Todd Miller Sevens Tournament is an annual fundraiser for University of Cen
UCF Knights finalize details for Saturday’s Todd Miller Tournament
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Todd Miller Sevens Tournament is an annual fundraiser for University of Central Florida (UCF) Knights Alumni Rugby Football Club (RFC) player, Todd Miller, who on Oct. 26th 1991, was paralyzed following a critical injury during a scrum. Later... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF police conducting crisis training on campus FridayStudents and faculity may see police activity on the University of Central Flor
UCF police conducting crisis training on campus Friday
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Students and faculity may see police activity on the University of Central Florida campus Friday while police and fire rescue conduct a training. UCF will host crisis intervention training for UCF police officers, Orange County Fire Rescue and a few... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF student Alex Hehr wins national playwriting awardSidetracked by the Orlando Fringe Festival, I didn't have time to write about t
UCF student Alex Hehr wins national playwriting award
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Sidetracked by the Orlando Fringe Festival, I didn't have time to write about this prestigious award won by University of Central Florida student Alex Hehr in May. Of course, the funny thing about that is Fringegoers got to meet Hehr, who was visible... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
40 years later, Oak Ridge High's band gets back togetherso many others said yes. LaDonne Oaldon, who graduated in 1974, hasn't played
40 years later, Oak Ridge High's band gets back together
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
so many others said yes. LaDonne Oaldon, who graduated in 1974, hasn't played the clarinet since her sophomore year at the University of Central Florida. Still, when Ledford called her, Oaldon agreed to take part. "I can't say no to him, he's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Enzian weekend: Meet filmmakersthere will be a presentation by Dr. Martin Klapheke, assistant dean of medical
Enzian weekend: Meet filmmakers
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
there will be a presentation by Dr. Martin Klapheke, assistant dean of medical education and professor of psychiatry at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine. He will discuss genetics, life experiences, mental health and the myths... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Brits in Central Florida weigh pros and cons of 'Brexit'borders to make markets more integrated and get rid of trade barriers," said Se
Brits in Central Florida weigh pros and cons of 'Brexit'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
borders to make markets more integrated and get rid of trade barriers," said Sean Snaith, an economics professor at the University of Central Florida. "But countries had to give up a certain degree of sovereignty over labor laws and immigration.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Magic's Alex Martins extends role beyond basketball during Pulse tragedyway, but it is the 'right' way." A native of Kearny, N.J., Martins graduated f
Magic's Alex Martins extends role beyond basketball during Pulse tragedy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
way, but it is the 'right' way." A native of Kearny, N.J., Martins graduated from Villanova and earned an MBA at the University of Central Florida in 2001. Martins climbed the Magic's organizational chart since joining the club in its... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Valencia, UCF working out downtown campus detailsdormitories or apartments and include parking for 600 vehicles, according to a
Valencia, UCF working out downtown campus details
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
dormitories or apartments and include parking for 600 vehicles, according to a proposed memo of understanding between the University of Central Florida trustees and developers Craig Ustler and KUD International. The university also wants a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF scores lowest among 11 state universities vying for performance fundingfor performance funding are University of West Florida and New College of Flori
UNF scores lowest among 11 state universities vying for performance funding
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
for performance funding are University of West Florida and New College of Florida. Florida Atlantic University and University of Central Florida both earned the highest scores, 84. They, along with six other schools, will share $225... Read more
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Daily Mail
College student says he was almost beaten to death during frat hazingand most well-connected students. Members of the Gazoni Family Fraternity, who
College student says he was almost beaten to death during frat hazing
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
and most well-connected students. Members of the Gazoni Family Fraternity, who love being part of a brotherhood at the University of Central Florida, can be seen posing for a group photo on the beach As they go on to have high-flying careers... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Woman sentenced to 366 days in jail for deadly hit-runin a deadly 2013 hit-and-run crash was sentenced to a year and a day in jail on
Woman sentenced to 366 days in jail for deadly hit-run
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
in a deadly 2013 hit-and-run crash was sentenced to a year and a day in jail on Monday. Kila Holland was a 21-year-old University of Central Florida student when her car struck a bicycle ridden by 18-year-old Travis Luque Exposito and his... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida still facing severe housing-cost burden, study findsunder-employed, resulting in a "hidden slack" in the labor market that's helpin
South Florida still facing severe housing-cost burden, study finds
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
under-employed, resulting in a "hidden slack" in the labor market that's helping to keep a lid on salaries, according to Sean Snaith, an economist at the University of Central Florida. "Hiring can take place without having to bid up wages," he s... Read more
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