Happy Birthday, UCF!

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Take a moment to watch this short film celebrating UCF’s 50th anniversary. It includes vintage footage of UCF’s founding president, Dr. Charles Millican, stories about our football team’s humble beginnings, FTU’s name change, UCF’s many invaluable technology and research partnerships, as well as personal experiences from students, alumni, and current president, Dr. John Hitt. Also look out for Dr. Ross Hinkle, vice provost and dean of the College of Graduate Studies.

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