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  1. Texas WR D'Erren Wilson commits to Ucf, second of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... touch. He announced his commitment via his Twitter account, @Dwilson_81: "Just committed to University of Central Florida! WR_U #ChargeOn #GoKnights #UCF." Chris Hays is the Sentinel's recruiting coverage coordinator and can be reached at ...

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  2. UCF lands big one in Jacksonville WR Tristan PaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... account @tristanpayton6 Sunday morning: "I am blessed to say that I have committed to the University of Central Florida. A consistent performer, Payton teamed up with FSU commit De'Andre Johnson for 97 catche, 1,700 yards and 15 touchdowns during ...

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  3. Officials unveil plans for new $41.3M school in Parramore neighborhoodRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... college, four-year college or technical school in Florida. Dr. Dale Whittaker, provost of the University of Central Florida, also announced a new scholarship program for Parramore students who want to pursue a career as a doctor. UCF will provide ...

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  4. Western Pennsylvania coaching pool thin on diversityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... Penn State cornerbacks coach Terry Smith called "embarrassing." Dr. Richard Lapchick, a University of Central Florida academic who is considered a leading voice for racial issues in sports, said this lack of coaching diversity in high school ...

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  5. Tennis: FGCU women fall to UCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Naples Daily News

    The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team lost its first road match of the season to the University of Central Florida on Friday. "UCF competed better than us today," coach Courtney Vernon said.

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  6. Restaurant vet Robert Earl finds second career in TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to reinvent and refreshhis olderbrands, said Michael Terry, a hospitality professor at the University of Central Florida. "Earl was brilliant and is still brilliant and did great stuff in the 1980s and 1990s," Terry said. "He has been around a long ...

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  7. UCF Police patrols expected to grow thanks to 15 new officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Orlando Sentinel

    In a move to increase patrols around campus, the University of Central Florida's police department will hire 15 new officers this year, officials announced Thursday. The hiring wave is expected to continue over the next several years at the UCF Police Department, which currently employs 68 sworn officers.

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  8. Tom + Chee to open first C. Fla. eatery this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... the second lease. Submarkets of interest for the chain include Waterford Lakes , the University of Central Florida area, Oviedo, Altamonte Springs, Viera and Palm Bay, as previously reported by the Business Journal. Check out the photo gallery for a ...

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  9. Study shows how gut bacteria can affect normal brain activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    ... Sampath Parthasarathy, MBA, PhD, Florida Hospital Chair in Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Central Florida, Orlando. "Scientists are not only aware of the 'good' and the 'bad' microbes in the gut but are becoming increasingly aware of how ...

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  10. MLB Must Maintain Its Minority Hiring AdvancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hardball Times

    ... Sport publishes every spring. An endeavor created 22 years ago by Dr. Richard Lapchick at the University of Central Florida, his team's report tries to answer the questions, "Are we playing fair when it comes to sports? Does everyone, regardless of ...

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  11. You are what you eat - how gut bacteria affect brain healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News Today

    ... Sampath Parthasarathy, MBA, PhD, Florida Hospital Chair in Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Central Florida, Orlando. "Scientists are not only aware of the 'good' and the 'bad' microbes in the gut but are becoming increasingly aware of how ...

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  12. How gut bacteria affect brain healthRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    The hundred trillion bacteria living in our gut have a significant impact on human behaviour and brain health, reports an Indian American researcher. "The diverse gut bacteria can impact normal brain activity and development, affect sleep and stress responses, play a role in a variety of diseases and be modified through diet for therapeutic use," said Sampath Parthasarathy, Florida Hospital Chair in Cardiovascular Sciences at University of Central Florida, Orlando.

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  13. Alion Science and Technology, in Conjunction With Synensis, Releases...Read the original story

    Friday | Sys-Con Media

    ... why games work to promote effective learning. SST is being developed with partners Synensis, University of Central Florida, and IDEAS and includes participants from Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Langley Air Force Hospital, Fort Eustis Health Center, ...

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  14. Filling critical need, hundreds of area high-schoolers enroll in health-sciences programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... "They see it as a place where they can get a job," said Lisa Barkley, assistant dean at the University of Central Florida's College of Medicine. "There's so many different things you can do in health - it can meet students with all kinds of ...

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  15. Former Florida Gulf Coast University soccer player Daniel Stanese,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Naples Daily News

    Former Florida Gulf Coast University soccer player Daniel Stanese, who signed a professional contract in February 2013 after his freshman season, has become the program's first-ever member to make an appearance with his national team. Stanese played for Canada in a 1-1 tie with Iceland in an international friendly earlier this week at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.

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  16. UCF grad takes amazing race at Super Bowl prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... missed out on a million-dollar TV prize and aims to make up for it Super Bowl Sunday. The University of Central Florida grad is getting major help from Joe Montana and Hulk Hogan. They've thrown their support behind Kleinschmidt's commercial ...

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  17. Female Executives to Speak, Inspire at UCF Rosen College's First...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Hospitality Net

    The University of Central Florida's Rosen College of Hospitality Management will host the first Women's Hospitality & Tourism Leadership Forum on Friday, March 20, 2015. In celebration of Women's History Month, this premier event will bring together industry leaders, professionals and students to promote leadership excellence among women in the hospitality and tourism management industries.

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  18. UCF downtown Orlando campus: State leaders want more time for discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The University of Central Florida's downtown Orlando campus project needs to be discussed further and will be brought up in February at the next Florida Board of Governors meeting, state leaders said. "We need to look at what process it needs to go through," said the board's chair Mori Hosseini, who chairs the Board of Governors that oversees Florida universities, at today's meeting in Jacksonville.

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  19. Duvin Design nabbing global attention for men's surf-inspired clothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    ... director], went to Olympia, and we met him in sixth grade. Your education? Austin went to the University of Central Florida , I attended the University of Florida and got my MBA from UCF, Cam went to Jacksonville University , and Shaun went to the ...

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  20. No. 2 UConn women rout UCF 100-45 for 16th straight winRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | News Times

    ... Geno Auriemma gestures during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Fla., on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. Photo: Reinhold Matay, AP UConn guard Gabby Williams (15) shoots over Central ...

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