Valencia Voice

West Campus celebrates Latin American culture with event

By Nick Lawro / [email protected]

October 8, 2012

WEST CAMPUS -- Valencia students and faculty experienced a taste of Latin American culture on Wednesday in the Health and Science building. Students danced to live music while gaining knowledge on the region’s culture and hist...

UCF raises tuition again

By Alexa Rydelek / [email protected]

October 8, 2012

State legislatures are at it again. The University of Central Florida has hit students with another increase in tuition. The maximum increase public universities can ask for is 15 percent, and although it seemed like the boar...

Apple, Samsung, back in court

By Danny Morales / [email protected]

October 8, 2012

Samsung and Apple are at it again. This time Samsung is suing Apple for violating eight of its patents. The back and forth courtroom battle has been going on since June, and it seems as if there will be no clear winner in t...

UCF Knights win conference opener against ECU

By Lawrence Laguna / [email protected]

October 5, 2012

ORLANDO-- Quincy Mcduffie had 64yards receiving with a touchdown and a kick off returning touchdown as the UCF Knights defeated the East Carolina Pirates 40-20, Thursday night at the Bright House Networks Stadium. Mcduffie...

East Campus advocates responsible sex

By Joel Pinero / [email protected]

October 3, 2012

Valencia will be holding “sexual responsibility week” this year. The event will be held at East Campus and will serve as a medium to inform attendees on their sexual responsibility. Those responsibilities have been down...

UCF reigns in prescription abuse

By Alexa Rydelek / [email protected]

October 3, 2012

The University of Central Florida held their second annual "drug take back" event on Thursday. The goal was to allow students to drop off their unwanted or expired prescription medications free of charge and anonymously. Megan Pabi...

Orlando Solar Bears open first practice to public

By Mike Gramajo / [email protected]

October 1, 2012

MAITLAND Fla. -- The Orlando Solar Bears began the first day of their October opening practice by welcoming public attendance at the RDV Sportsplex Wednesday morning. The Solar Bears return from a 10-year hiatus, and look to...