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UCF Undergraduate Is First to Enter Law School through New Accelerated Program

Tuesday January 17, 2017
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Rafael Casallas is the first student in a 3+3 Accelerated Law Program established by UCF and Barry Law.

Graduates Discover Family Ties from Class Project, Will Introduce Relatives

Monday December 12, 2016
Isabel Morejon and Monica Lopez, both communication sciences and disorders majors who will graduate Dec. 16, learned they are related in the course, Multicultural Aspects of Communication Disorders and Differences.

UCF Hosts International Conference on Designing Health Care Systems

Wednesday December 7, 2016
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Researchers from more than 20 countries gathered for the 21st conference of the Society for Design and Process Science, held Dec. 4-6 at the university's Rosen College of Hospitality Management and coordinated by the College of Health and Public Affairs.

Faculty Members, Student Group to Receive National Speech-Language Pathology Awards

Tuesday November 15, 2016
UCF will be well-represented at this week's awards ceremony of the 2016 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention in Philadelphia.

Alumna's Love of Politics Has Led to Life of Public Service

Wednesday October 26, 2016
Anna Eskamani, a graduate of the MPA/MNM dual degree program,, was recently appointed to the State Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters of Florida.

UCF Moot Court Program Ranked 5th in Nation

Tuesday September 27, 2016
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The American Moot Court Association (ACMA) published an online list of the top 25 programs in Intercollegiate Moot Court. ACMA ranked the UCF Moot Court Program in the 5th place spot, tied with Texas A&M.

UCF Student Excels During Internship in Washington

Tuesday September 13, 2016
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Alvarado is the first UCF student to be selected for a highly competitive Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute internship.

UCF Go Baby Go! Holds Another Successful Car-Build Workshop

Monday September 12, 2016
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The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program's UCF Go Baby Go! program, located in the Department of Health Professions, held another successful car-build workshop Sept. 9 at the FAIRWINDS Alumni Center.

Patients Fair Better if They Can Make Choices during Their Care

Tuesday August 9, 2016
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Associate Dean Thomas Wan and a team of UCF graduate students examined the impact of care aligned with eight guiding principles on hospitalizations and readmissions in heart-failure patients with a one-year, $165,000 grant from Florida Hospital.

Once in a Generation

Friday August 5, 2016
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Samantha Ogden will receive her degree in criminal justice on Aug. 6, 2016, making her the first in her family to graduate from college.


The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13) 
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