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New Minor Coming Fall 2015

Butterfly- nanoscience - cropUCF stands for opportunity, and an exciting new opportunity is coming to campus in fall 2015. Nanoscale Science and Technology will now be offered as a minor to students interested in the fundamentals of nanoscience and nanotechnology and the implications to society. The goal of the 18-hour minor is for students to acquire a working […]

COS Student Among Finalists to Travel to Mars

George-W.-HatcherIf all goes according to plan, UCF graduate student George W. Hatcher will live……and die on Mars. Hatcher, pursuing his doctorate in planetary sciences, is one of two University of Central Florida doctoral students selected as finalists for a one-way mission to Mars.  The other, a 29-year-old pursuing his doctorate in computer science, is Taranjeet Singh […]

Math and Native American Culture

Bob MegginsonFriday, February 27, Dr. Robert Megginson from the University of Michigan will be speaking at UCF about the role of mathematics among American Indians. In the early 1930s, Will Ryan, Director of Indian Education for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), eliminated algebra and geometry from the Uniform Course of Study in BIA schools. This was […]


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