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Women brawl, build friendships with Orlando Psycho City Roller Derby

Women brawl, build friendships with Orlando Psycho City Roller DerbyForget Perriman, Worton or Bortles. Meet Lady Paincorn, Bowtie Bruiser and Missy Misdemeanor — roller derby girls with Orlando Psycho City Roller Derby.
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Study: Older professors bad for students

Study: Older professors bad for studentsUp until 1994, professors were, by law, required to retire at the age of 70.
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John T. Washington paved way for minorities at UCF

John T. Washington paved way for minorities at UCF“A lot of people don’t know who he was,” said Ida Cook, UCF associate professor of sociology. “They just know there’s a building.”
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UCF to make additions to the outfield

UCF to make additions to the outfieldEverywhere you look in the UCF starting lineup, it seems all you see is more returning players.
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Knights seeing troubles on the road

Knights seeing troubles on the roadLife on the road can be tough, and it's proving true for the Knights men's basketball team. The team has dropped five of six contests away from the comforts of the CFE Arena.
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4-star recruit commits to UCF

4-star recruit commits to UCFUCF put its rod into the water and came up with a big fish in its 2015 recruiting class. Four star recruit Tristan Payton committed to UCF on Sunday during an official visit, according to the Orlando Sentinel.
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Student-created game lets players fish, sail as cat

Student-created game lets players fish, sail as catHave you ever wanted to know what it feels like to fish as a cat? Well now’s your chance.
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Students, experts offer advice to enjoy local nightlife

Students, experts offer advice to enjoy local nightlifeWhether it’s your first semester at UCF or your last, you may be looking for a place to unwind after prerequisites and capstones. Local bars may do the trick — but what tricks do managers and regulars have for students to enjoy their night?
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Fall to spring enrollment on decline at UCF since 1968

Fall to spring enrollment on decline at UCF since 1968Football games, Homecoming and Thanksgiving break are not the only things that set fall semester apart from the spring.
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Knights add to early NFL Draft declaration trend

Knights add to early NFL Draft declaration trendMaking big life decisions comes with the internal balancing of risk versus rewards. But rarely is a 21-year-old making potentially life-defining decisions that come with a price tag of millions of dollars.
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Muslim UCF students combat hate with peace

Muslim UCF students combat hate with peaceKnights discuss personal experiences with religious persecution
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Knights help fire victim rise from the ashes

Knights help fire victim rise from the ashesIt’s hard to imagine what it’s like to wake up one morning in your own bed, only to leave for the day and come back with everything gone — destroyed.
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UCF alumna, former student lost after battles with diabetes

UCF alumna, former student lost after battles with diabetesBorn the same day, Courtney Evans and Ashley Gallimore would send each other “Happy Birthday” texts at midnight. When Nov. 16 rolls around this year, Evans will be swamped with birthday wishes from everyone but Gallimore.
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East Orlando bar specials for Jan. 29 to Feb. 1

East Orlando bar specials for Jan. 29 to Feb. 1Check out these East Orlando bar specials for the Jan. 29 to Feb. 1 weekend.
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UCF students grow their own grub to save money, eat healthy, relax

UCF students grow their own grub to save money, eat healthy, relaxImagine biting into a ripe, juicy tomato or slicing open a fresh avocado for some homemade guacamole. Now imagine all you had to do to get these fruits was go into your backyard.
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Students, fitness pros offer tips, tricks to staying in shape during school

Students, fitness pros offer tips, tricks to staying in shape during schoolNow that the spring semester is in full swing, it’s time to figure out a good way to get rid of that extra holiday weight. Getting back in shape is a pretty common New Year’s resolution, but where do you start?
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Blaze Pizza comes to open in Plaza shopping center in March

Blaze Pizza comes to open in Plaza shopping center in MarchIt wouldn’t be the UCF area if there wasn’t yet another new restaurant opening.
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Things to do from Jan. 29 to Feb. 4

Things to do from Jan. 29 to Feb. 4Things to do from Jan. 29 to Feb. 4
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PHOTOS: UCF Police Department unveils new custom car

PHOTOS: UCF Police Department unveils new custom carAll changes to the car are custom-made by Oviedo companies HG2 Emergency Lighting and Techno Wraps. The car's light patterns can be changed from a pull-out tray hidden in the trunk.
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Knights Write Showcase celebrates student work Wednesday

Knights Write Showcase celebrates student work WednesdayStudents in the First-Year Writing Program will showcase their work at the fifth annual Knights Write Showcase.
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UCF officers ramp up DUI enforcement leading up to Super Bowl

UCF officers ramp up DUI enforcement leading up to Super BowlBefore the Patriots and the Seahawks face off this Sunday, additional UCF police officers will be on the road in an effort to increase DUI enforcement leading up to the big game.
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Photos: UCF Stadium beach bar

Photos: UCF Stadium beach barConceptual view of the sun deck and chair-back seating above the East Side Club.
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UCF falls to Cincinnati 56-46

UCF falls to Cincinnati 56-46UCF fought its way back into the game after going into halftime down by five, but the Cincinnati Bearcats prevailed for the fifth time in school history, 56-46.
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UF English professor Greg Ulmer to lead events at UCF

UF English professor Greg Ulmer to lead events at UCFUF English professor Greg Ulmer will be visiting UCF on Monday to lead a series of events for students and faculty.
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UCF professors to debut opera film Sunday

UCF professors to debut opera film SundayA film screening of The Red Silk Thread: An Epic Tale of Marco Polo, an opera written by UCF professor of music Stella Sung, will premiere Sunday in the Visual Arts Building auditorium at 2 p.m.
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UCF to host 1st annual STEM Day

UCF to host 1st annual STEM DayUCF will host the first annual STEM Day led by the Center for Initiatives (iSTEM) on Friday, Jan. 30.
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Volunteer UCF teams up with Clean the World to host 'Soapy Saturday'

Volunteer UCF teams up with Clean the World to host 'Soapy Saturday'Volunteer UCF is hoping to change this fact through its event, Soapy Saturday, which is being held on Jan. 24.
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