Monthly Archives: May 2013

Multimedia: Taking UCF by Stormtrooper

Blair Troop, a 20-year-old mechanical engineering student, inspires school spirit by dressing up as a Stormtrooper from “Star Wars.” Troop wears his armor, painted the UCF colors of black and gold, at various school events to rally the crowds and encourage a sense of tradition among students. Story by Katie Lewis, Amanda Palmeira, Samantha Rosenthal and Pamela Wanderley Bookmark on […]

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Multimedia: Hitting a High Note (The Story of Gemini Blvd.)

Gemini Blvd., UCF’s only co-ed a cappella group, belted their way into history this past semester after they made an appearance at a regional semifinal contest, becoming the first group to represent UCF at the competition. But after a disappointing finish, they look ahead to the group’s future as the freshmen arrive and the seniors say goodbye. Story by Jason […]

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Multimedia: Fishy Out of Water

Two UCF seniors struggle to make waves with their business start-up, a waterboard production company based out of their garage, as they face stiff competition from rival retailers. Story by Andrea Fuguet, Samantha Rosenthal, Tyler Vazquez and Kyle Warnke Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the […]

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Multimedia: Gunning For It

The marksmanship NJROTC team at Oviedo High School redefined the stereotype of a great shot when the all-girl team became National Champions. Leaving behind a growing team that had become family to them, the girls headed off to the Grand National Championship in Anniston, Ala. closer than ever. Story by Meagan Cahuasqui, Lurvin Fernandez and Emon Reiser Bookmark on Delicious […]

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