Attention COS Undergrad students: COSAS December Closing Times: COSAS will be closed on Friday, December 17th at noon through Tuesday the 21st. We will re-open for normal business hours on Wednesday, December 22nd at 9:00 AM. The university is officially closed December 24th through the 31st.
Category Archives: 2010
UCF Sociology News from 2010
Look around campus; UCF is constantly expanding, and Career Services is doing the same. In less than two weeks, UCF Career Services will be moving into a new a new 25,000-square-foot building next to Memory Mall. Career Services will close its Ferrell Commons location Dec. 17 and will reopen in the new Career Services Experiential [...]
More than 4,380 University of Central Florida students plan to graduate during three ceremonies next week. Ceremonies will be held at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, and 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at the UCF Arena. The anticipated fall graduates include 3,546 students who filed for bachelor’s degrees, 761 for master’s degrees, [...]
Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the U.S., but UCF beat both the Crimson and Yale in racking up the most endowments for the 2010 fiscal year. Last week, the UCF Foundation announced the school earned a 12.5 percent return on endowment investments, while Harvard’s yielded 11 percent and Yale’s brought back [...]
In case you missed the Dean’s fall presentation to the COS faculty it available for viewing here.
I am currently collecting data for my dissertation research. My dissertation is entitled: Non-Medical Prescription Stimulant Use Among Sorority and Fraternity Populations: Relationship with Psychological Variables. I need undergraduate students to complete surveys for the research study (sorority/fraternity members and non-members), I am collecting data from various Universities throughout the U.S. The surveys are located online via Google [...]
Parents and fans can help restore oyster reefs, watch band and theater performances and learn about medieval humor Saturday during the University of Central Florida’s annual College Open House Day. Visitors can tour eight of UCF’s colleges, learn more about their academic programs and speak with staff and faculty members before watching the Knights play [...]
Dr. Warren Waren is the newest member of the Sociology Department at UCF and comes to us from Loyola University New Orleans. Like many of his students at the Cocoa Campus, Dr. Waren was a non-traditional student who balanced work and study. After completing his Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Oklahoma he worked in advertising, [...]
Dr. Amy Donley is no stranger to the Sociology Department at UCF. She has just completed a one year post doctoral research fellowship with the UCF Institute for Social and Behavioral Sciences and is now joining the Sociology faculty as an Instructor. I recently sat down with Dr. Donley to chat about her research, teaching [...]
Mr. Michael Loree will be joining the faculty as an instructor based on the UCF metrowest campus. He is also another familiar face in the Sociology Department as he was a Visiting Instructor in 2009. When asked about his background Mike replied: “I am from Port St. Lucie, FL but have been living in Gainesville [...]