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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...
Collegewide

Graduate Students Win UCF and College Awards for Outstanding Research, Teaching

Written By: Camille Dolan '98 and Karen Guin | April 1, 2019
Michael La Monica ’18Ph.D. is the recipient of UCF’s 2018-19 award for Outstanding Dissertation in the Social Science, Humanities, Education, Business, Art and Health category....
Athletic Training

Preceptor of the Month: Alyson Grimshaw

Written By: Kim Maclennan | March 28, 2019
We congratulate Alyson Grimshaw, LAT, ATC, athletic trainer for UCF Athletics, on earning the March Preceptor of the Month award! Praise for Grimshaw Alyson Grimshaw...
Health Sciences

Good Nutrition is Key in the Fight against Diabetes

Written By: Drexler B. James '13 | March 27, 2019
Valerie Schulz was diagnosed with prediabetes over 10 years ago. After the diagnosis, the health sciences instructor and Registered Dietitian became more mindful of the...
Social Work

AdventHealth, UCF Collaborate on Suicide-prevention Initiative

Written By: AdventHealth Staff | March 20, 2019
AdventHealth is collaborating with the University of Central Florida to address a growing suicide crisis across the nation. The effort is modeled after the Zero...
Kinesiology

UCF Elite Athletes Make the Grade

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | March 18, 2019
Elite athletes Natalia Coelho and Mattie Rogers have never met, but they share at least three things in common. Both are majoring in sport and exercise...