News Archive

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Students Expand Reach in the Community

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | May 17, 2019
Students in UCF’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program are leading the charge on volunteer efforts in Central Florida. Ever since the doctoral program launched in...
Communication Disorders Clinic

Hearing Loss Common Across the Age Spectrum, From Infants to Seniors

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | May 6, 2019
From newborns to adults, hearing loss affects Americans of all ages—but early intervention and treatment is routinely not occurring despite the potentially serious impact hearing...
Athletic Training

Preceptor of the Month: Samuel Wichael

Written By: Kim Maclennan | April 24, 2019
We congratulate Samuel Wichael, assistant athletic trainer for UCF Athletics, on earning the Preceptor of the Month award for April 2019. Praise for Wichael According...
Collegewide

Founding Dean Named for UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences

Written By: Joe Adams | April 19, 2019
Christopher D. Ingersoll, Ph.D. The founding dean of UCF’s College of Health Professions and Sciences is an accomplished academic leader in health sciences with a...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

UCF Students Help Immigrants in Maitland Adjust to American Life

Written By: NICOLE DUDENHOEFER '17 | April 15, 2019
Every Thursday evening at 6 p.m., a small group gathers in the cafeteria of Maitland Presbyterian Church. Their reason for coming together has nothing to...
Social Work

Fulbright Scholar from Bulgaria Visits School of Social Work

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | April 12, 2019
Maya Tcholakova, Ph.D., is a Fulbright Visiting Scholar from Bulgaria who recently wrapped up a semester-long research appointment in the School of Social Work. Tcholakova...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Brazilian Government Sponsors Visiting Educator

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | April 12, 2019
Cátia Crivelenti de Figueiredo Walter, Ph.D., an educator from the State University of Rio de Janeiro and the graduate program in education, is studying augmentative...
Collegewide

Faculty Members Honored at 2019 Founders’ Day

Written By: Karen Guin | April 3, 2019
Members of the College of Health Professions and Sciences are among those who received awards and recognitions at UCF’s 2019 Founders’ Day Convocation April 3 in...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Vanryckeghem Honored as Pegasus Professor

Written By: Allison Hurtado | April 3, 2019
Among the faculty members celebrated at today’s Founders’ Day Honors Convocation is Martine Vanryckeghem, professor of communication sciences and disorders, who was honored as a...
Collegewide

Meet Our 2019 Founders’ Day Student: Felicia Bender

Written By: Karen Guin | April 1, 2019
Felicia Bender is a social work major with an outstanding academic record and a passion for improving the care of aging populations. As a scholar...