American Athletic Conference addresses key issues
Several figures from member schools came together to discuss key issues in the American Athletic Conference’s first full meeting this week.
Leger Douzable: From football player to reporter
Former UCF standout and current NFL defensive tackle Leger Douzable recently graduated from the NFL’s Journalism Boot Camp.
Jay Bergman field to undergo facelift
UCF Athletics is prepared to make some major changes to the school’s athletics landscape.
UCF heads into C-USA tournament
After a disappointing end to the 2013 regular season, the UCF baseball team is regrouping and looking to mount a charge against its conference foes in the Conference USA tournament.
Taladay titled Conference USA’s best player
Mr. Clutch is now Mr. Conference USA.
Lax gun control puts children at risk
When 5-year-old Kristian Sparks fatally shot his 2-year-old sister Caroline with a made-for-kids rifle, he also reignited the already fervid nationwide debate on gun control in America.
Women’s health care lacking in low-income areas
In the growing community of women’s health care advocates, one thing is certain: Reliable access to birth control significantly limits the amount of unintended pregnancies each year.
Seizure of AP records unconstitutional
Last week, the Associated Press reported the Department of Justice secretly obtained two months worth of its reporters’ and editors’ phone records, an intrusive act that is both unprecedented and downright unconstitutional.
Prayer can’t replace proper medical care
I was always raised to believe in science, in education, in technological advancement, in the pursuit of knowledge.
Politicians’ broadcasted mistakes not easily forgotten
During a 2012 campaign, Missouri Republican Rep. Todd Akin made an unfortunate comment that put a swift end to his bid for the U.S. Senate.
Issues can’t wait in UCF alum’s novel
When UCF alumna Lindsay Moynihan graduated in May, she had more to look forward to than a diploma.
Wakeskating magazine founded by UCF alum
In 2004, Danny Hampson, a UCF alumnus, took the wakeskating industry by storm.
Memorial Day weekend activities abound in Central Florida
For college students in the Orlando area, Memorial Day weekend comes as a welcome finale for the spring semester.