On Wednesday, Excelencia in Education, partnered up with several universities to hold a virtual briefing on the history of Hispanic Serving Institutions.
Travelers who arrive in Puerto Rico without a negative COVID-19 test will be fined $300, according to a recent administrative order released by the Puerto Rico Department of Health.
A new Broadway musical film about life within New York City's mostly Latino neighborhood, Washington Heights, is coming to theaters in June and for Latino students this representation is both comforting and a source of inspiration.
SGA President Sabrina La Rosa talked about UCF representing Hispanics at the national briefing on 25 Years of Hispanic-Serving Institutions on Wednesday. The national briefing was a public forum that focused on data and opportunities for accelerating Latino student access.
Las mujeres representan 47% de la fuerza laboral en los estados unidos, y todavía 24% de mujeres sostienen posiciones de liderazgo, de acuerdo con la Instituta de Liderazgo de Mujeres (Institute for Women’s Leadership).
Freshman health science major Jean Guadalupe found his calling in the medical field while witnessing his younger brothers' medical journey.Jean, who is Puerto Rican, said his 10-year-old brother Fabian Guadalupe was born with a rare genetic disorder called OTUD6B mutation. According to Baylo…
Depois de um ano de incerteza em volta do mundo inteiro, os primeiros estágios de distribuição da vacina de coronavírus finalmente começaram.
The obstacles that come with experiencing culture shock can prevent Mexican American students like Brandon Rendon from achieving higher education as a first-generation college student.
Brazil has the highest daily average of COVID-19 infections reported each day and is expected to reach over 300,000 deaths by July, according to the Institute for Health and Metrics and Evaluation.
Over 300 international students decided to remain in the U.S. to continue their education at UCF, according to UCF Global, but that doesn't stop their homesickness from worsening.
Cada año, a partir de marzo 1, el mes de la historia de la mujer celebra el papel vital de las mujeres a lo largo de la historia. Con ello, reconocemos y celebramos a esas mujeres notables en UCF que merecen ser reconocidas en este mes y que contribuyen al desarrollo de nuestra generación ma…
The Immigrant Justice Center at UCF's goal is to help students educate and assist immigrants around the UCF community.
Floridians who want to get the COVID-19 vaccine are now required to show proof of full or part-time residency after Florida’s surgeon general signed a public health advisory on Jan. 21.
La Asociación de Estudiantes de Medicina Latinos, Latino Medical Student Association, escogió BENTO Asian Kitchen + Sushi Grill para organizar su primer evento de recaudación de fondos del año el día lunes.
Latin American Student Association ha renovado recientemente su junta directiva, algo que no ocurría desde hacía tres años.
Local Hispanic organizations are providing bilingual resources to help local communities overcome challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Brazilian Student Association — the only Brazilian club at UCF — postponed all of its events due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the club's president said.
Las asociaciones de UCF Latino Medical Student Association y Hearts for the Homeless han hecho un convenio para ayudar a las personas sin hogar que viven en downtown Orlando.
Dancing is a large part of Hispanic culture and Latin Rhythm found a new way to keep members and their families actively dancing - from home.
Knightly Latino le ofrece contenido de varios países latinos, incluidos Brasil, España, Puerto Rico y más. Conozca cómo estos países están lidiando con el Coronavirus y más sobre la comunidad latina de UCF.
President of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro Moros and other government officials were charged March 26 with drug-trafficking, money-laundering and corruption charges, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a press conference.
Hispanic people are more concerned about the threat COVID-19 presents to the health of the U.S. population, their own financial situation and the day-to-day life of their local community compared to Americans, according to a new Pew Research Center study.
As a role model and leader, associate professor Linda Rosa-Lugo, is someone who inspires her students to aspire to greater things.
Eunise Aguillón, 67, works the nightshift as a janitor at UCF. With tears in her eyes, she said her daughter tells her every day that she does not need to do this kind of work.
Bilingual election materials in 32 Florida counties allowed Latino voters to cast their votes in Spanish for the first time on Tuesday.
Puerto Rico suffered many devastating earthquakes over the past two months.
The number of Latina women at UCF who have graduated with a degree in STEM has steadily increased throughout the years, statistics showed.
Attending college as a first-generation student can already be difficult, but Bradley Aguilar said coming from a Latino background can add to that challenge.
Unable to catch a break after a series of unprecedented events, it seems to some like the nightmare for Puerto Ricans will never end.
Being a first-generation Latino student helps keep Bradley Aguilar motivated to succeed at UCF.
It’s been two years since Luis Pantoja left Venezuela to continue his education in a safer environment and three years since he protested against the Venezuelan government for voting fraud.
- El mes de la historia de la mujer - Karla Sanabria una latina dedicada a la comunidad
- Police diversity boosts student's trust
- Immigrant Justice Center at UCF gives back to community
- Diverse people prevented from getting COVID-19 vaccine
- Latinos, “The Demographic of the Future”
- La Asociación de Estudiantes de Medicina Latinos está más cerca de su objetivo de recaudación de fondos
- La asociacion de UCF LASA renueva su junta directiva
- Local nonprofits create COVID-19 educational resources for the Hispanic community
- All Brazilian Student Association events canceled amid COVID-19 pandemic
- Asociaciones de UCF se unen para ayudar a las personas sin hogar de downtown Orlando
- Latin Rhythm at UCF keeps dancers moving, active from home
- President of Venezuela indicted for narcoterrorism in the U.S., Venezuelans 'not surprised'
- Hispanics more likely to be threatened by COVID-19, study shows
- Latina professor recognized for creating diversity in communication
- 2 Venezuelans immigrate to U.S., are welcomed into UCF community
- Latino voters can now vote in Spanish in 32 Florida counties, UCF students 'extremely happy' about inclusion
- PRSA plans to get in-state tuition for Puerto Rican transfers after devastating earthquakes
- Latina women in STEM majors at UCF hits all-time high
- First-generation Latino student is determined to succeed despite challenges
- Central Florida community provides mental health aid to Puerto Rico's survivors
- Home away from home: UCF's only Latino fraternity embraces student who left his family behind
- Breaking barriers: UCF language program teaches English to non-native students
- Afro-Latino students struggle to identify with black, Hispanic communities on UCF campus
- UCF students react to Bolivia ousting its former president, creating allies with the United States
- Latino professionals at UCF confront Hispanic underrepresentation in finance
- Florida Congressman's bill could make Puerto Rico 51st state
- DACA recipients weigh in on new immigration bill
- UCF professor hosts "Jobs in Spanish!" event to highlight bilingual communication skills
- New Hispanic organizations struggle with student involvement
- UCF organization helps Hispanic families impacted by autism
- UCF interim president: University headed for diverse faculty, student population
- Outrage after Venezuela takes on day five of power outage
- UCF student continues in his family's legacy at a local high school
- UCF Puerto Rico Research Hub holds first open house to public
- Growing number of Hispanics, women engineers at UCF
- Claims of illegitimate leadership sparks Venezuelan student response
- Popular pro soccer teams bring Central Florida Hispanic community together at UCF
- Usando el arte para ayudar niños especiales
- Using art to help special children
- Una instructura de baile transmite su pasión por el baile a sus estudiantes
- All culture, All dance, All in Cuba
- Students learn different styles of art at Proyecto Muraleando
- Reporting in Cuba, but Working for America
- Jose Martí Park - the heart of Cienfuegos
- Knightly Latino Edición Especial - April 30, 2018
- La música ayuda a reducir el estrés en los estudiantes universitarios
- UCF, Hope CommUnity Center partnership immerses students into service learning
- Orlando Rep aborda grandes temas en un pequeño camino
- UCF Knightly News - 3/8/2018
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