| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The University of Central Florida’s Youth Sports Festival returns Saturday, April 14, offering opportunities for elementary school students in grades K-5 to participate in clinics led by UCF athletes and coaches. The event,...
| Feb 24, 2012
An internship at the Orlando Sentinel will take you into the heart of the ultimate journalism class: a multiplatform newsroom where reporters and editors gather information in one of America's newsiest metropolitan areas, then present it online and in...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:08 PM
SANFORD — Most of the people demanding justice for Trayvon Martin did not know the teen, who was shot to death by a crime-watch volunteer.
But people in this community and beyond want to know how an unarmed 17-year-old who simply went to a nearby...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 7:51 PM
A tumultuous week ended with a bombshell that is sure to ratchet up the anger and tension surrounding the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin.
A series of 911 calls from the last moments of Trayvon's life were supposed to shed light on why police...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:33 AM
Cops say Matiace Noel, a University of Central Florida (UCF) student, had just been issued a trespass warning earlier in the day outlawing him from the campus, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
But instead of leaving the campus, Noel instead went to a...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Mollie Peuler and Ryan Showman, both of Orlando, Fla., are announcing their engagement.
Miss Peuler is the daughter of Paul and Sherri Peuler, Plant City, Fla. She is a University of Central Florida graduate in psychology. She is attending Florida...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 5:25 PM
They affect the taxes you pay and the schools your children attend. Some control massive workforces. Others hold political sway all the way to Washington.
They are Central Florida's power players.
And if you care about anything from the economy and...
| Jan 8, 2012
Longtime readers of Orlando Sentinel editorials might think they've awakened in the Twilight Zone.
The Sentinel's editorial board has had some epic disagreements with hotelier Harris Rosen. Over a light-rail system between downtown Orlando and...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Students at UCF's Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy have resurrected extinct wingless Dodo birds and made them the stars of the Save the Dodos video game.
FIEA students will be testing a beta version of the Angry Birds-like video game on...
| Oct 28, 2012
Dear President Obama and Gov. Romney,
Four years ago, voters younger than 30 shaped history. They went to the polls in droves and helped make then-Sen. Barack Obama the nation's first black president-elect.
Your performance with young voters, Mr....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 5:43 PM
Tell people you won't be casting a ballot in today's election and you might as well say you won't give your seat to a little old lady.
Not voting has become the moral equivalent of refusing to a tip even when the service was fine, or telling your...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:56 AM
Florida, be proud.
Your colleges are ranked among the nation's best — of the worst — in terms of being the best party schools and the least rigorous institutions of higher education.
Go Gators! In June The University of Florida ranked as the...