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Sports, Politics & Cultural Transformation: The Evolution of Sports Around the World

DSS-Individual-Issue-MailChimp-Talk-3On Nov. 12, Dr. Andrei Markovits will speak as part of the College of Sciences Distinguished Speaker Series in Winter Park at Cocina 214.  Guests are asked to arrive at or before 6:00pm for drinks, to order dinner and mingle with the speaker.  The talk begins promptly at 6:30pm.  Please be sure to RSVP online at www.sciences.ucf.edu/dss. Markovits […]

Help UCF’s Indiana Jones Team Beat Other Researchers in Contest

aerial-2-548x364Did you know that Caracol, a Maya archaeological site being excavated by a University of Central Florida husband and wife team, beat the dig at Pompeii in a popularity contest last month? Today, you can help UCF anthropologists Arlen and Diane Chase, UCF’s very own Indiana Jones team, beat researchers who have excavated the South […]

2014 Faculty Research Grant Awardee: Dr. Joanna Mishtal

newsletter_sept-oct2014Dr. Joanna Mishtal is one of the recipients of the Miami-Florida European Union Center for Excellence’s (MEUCE) Faculty Research Grant. While settling in the U.S., Mishtal became interested in the politics of healthcare, especially reproductive health. She began to draw comparisons to the system in place in the U.S. and in her native Poland. The […]