UCF’s Virtual Classroom Software Earns M&S Honor at I/ITSEC

Published in the UCF Today, December 2013, by C. Gilmart

The University of Central Florida’s innovative virtual classroom software this week received the top award from the nation’s leading training and simulation association.

TLE TeachLivE™ earned the 2013 NTSA Governor’s Award for Excellence in Modeling and Simulation from the National Training and Simulation Association.

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January 15th, 2014|Education and Training, Immersive Training|

ARL Supported Robotics Club Takes 2nd Place

By Irwin Hudson, U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Dr. Daniel Barber, University of Central Florida

The Robotics Club at the University of Central Florida, a volunteer student-run organization, supported by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Human Research and Engineering Directorate, Simulation and Training Technology Center, took second place at the 6th Annual International RoboBoat Competition, […]

October 20th, 2013|STEM|

UCF’s Bright Idea Ignites Center of Excellence

By Terri M. Bernhardt

Long before Walt Disney World was here, a small, quiet synergy was brewing that no one would guess would become the world’s simulation and training headquarters. It was May of 1961, John F. Kennedy was President and things were changing. President Kennedy declared that America was going to land a man […]

July 9th, 2013|Awards and Recognition, Collaboration Successes|

Clinton: Orlando Simulation Industry Great Economic Example

By Terri Bernhardt

Former President Bill Clinton recently visited Orlando and delivered the Spring Commencement speech to thousands of graduates from the College of Health and Public Affairs, and the College of Medicine at the University of Central Florida.

“UCF was pleased that President Clinton helped us celebrate our 50th anniversary year by speaking at commencement,” […]

May 15th, 2013|Collaboration Successes|