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Photos: Leelah Alcorn vigil at UCF

Photos: Leelah Alcorn vigil at UCFMembers of the UCF and Central Florida community gather to light candles and remember Leelah Alcorn, a transgender teen who committed suicide.
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  • 7 hours, 46 minutes ago
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Transgender teen Leelah Alcorn honored at vigil at UCF

Transgender teen Leelah Alcorn honored at vigil at UCFDark and silent, a moment of recognition at UCF's Reflecting Pond on Wednesday matched the life of Leelah Alcorn, a transgender teen who committed suicide after suffering discrimination from her parents.
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  • 14 hours, 11 minutes ago
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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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  • 14 hours, 40 minutes ago
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UCF alumnus works to lengthen reporting time for sexual assault victims

UCF alumnus works to lengthen reporting time for sexual assault victimsFor a survivor, reporting a rape can be just as traumatic as the crime itself. Now imagine, after building up the courage to press charges, you're told you're too late.
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  • 14 hours, 41 minutes ago
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UCF BOT approves proposal for Type I downtown campus

UCF BOT approves proposal for Type I downtown campusUCF took another step toward its goal of putting a campus in Downtown Orlando.
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  • 15 hours, 42 minutes ago
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UCF BOT approves transfer to fund East Side Club

UCF BOT approves transfer to fund East Side ClubThe Finance and Facilities Committee voted to transfer $2.6 million as an unrestricted gift to the Golden Knights Corporation.
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  • 15 hours, 58 minutes ago
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Video: CFF in 60, Jan. 29, 2015

Video: CFF in 60, Jan. 29, 2015Video: CFF in 60, Jan. 29, 2015. Cover CatFish, Blaze Pizza, and roller derby. Video by Arnold Godoy, Central Florida Future
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  • 16 hours, 35 minutes ago
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UCF Police on alert after strong arm robbery on campus

UCF Police on alert after strong arm robbery on campusThe UCF Police Department responded to a report of a strong arm robbery on campus Wednesday night.
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  • 16 hours, 58 minutes ago
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UCF to host 1st STEM Day for K-12 students

UCF to host 1st STEM Day for K-12 studentsUCF will host its first STEM Day, led by the Center for Initiatives (iSTEM) on Friday, Jan. 30.
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  • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
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Tired Knights drop 2nd-straight at home, fall to Temple

Tired Knights drop 2nd-straight at home, fall to TempleUCF had two days in between games after a loss to Cincinnati on Sunday, but head coach Donnie Jones stated it may have needed more than two to fully recuperate before taking the court Wednesday night against Temple, who toppled UCF 86-62.
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  • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
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Video: Tasty Tuesdays

Video: Tasty TuesdaysVideo: Tasty Tuesdays. 13 food trucks come together in the Milk District on Tuesday evenings. Video by Arnold Godoy, Central Florida Future
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  • 17 hours, 57 minutes ago
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Live blog: January Board of Trustees meeting

Live blog: January Board of Trustees meetingStay up to date on all of the news and notes from Thursday's Board of Trustees meeting.
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  • 20 hours, 22 minutes ago
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Blaze Pizza to open in Plaza shopping center in March

Blaze Pizza 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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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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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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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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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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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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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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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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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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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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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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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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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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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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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
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Stadium beach bar to open in time for UCF season opener

Stadium beach bar to open in time for UCF season openerWin or lose, Knights fans will have a new place to land booze come football season.
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  • 3 days, 16 hours ago