In the News

The Veteran’s Legacy Program has received substantial national and local media attention.

Local & State News Coverage

Florida Frontiers (December 1, 2018) – “19th-Century Soldier: David Moniac

St. Augustine Record (November 30, 2018) – “Digital technology brings centuries-old gravestones to life at St. Augustine National Cemetery

Action News Jax (November 30, 2018) – “Teaching Students History through the Lives of Local Veterans

First Coast ABC News (November 29, 2018) – “UCF program brings spirits of WWI to life

The Florida Times-Union (November 29, 2018) – “A century after WWI’s end, UCF researchers tell stories of soldiers who served

News4Jax (November 29, 2018) – “Students, historians remember 100th anniversary of end of WWI: UCF hosts event at St. Augustine National Cemetery

Florida Frontiers (November 16, 2018) – “The Veterans Legacy Program in St. Augustine

UCFToday (August 9, 2018) – “ A Walk They’ll Never Forget

Orlando Sentinel (August 2, 2018) – “Not forgotten anymore — UCF group documents lives of WWI soldiers who died in France

Orlando Sentinel (June 29, 2018) – “UCF students, faculty travel to France to document WWI history

News 4 JAX (May 27, 2018) – “UCF documents veterans buried St. Augustine National Cemetery

St. Augustine Record (May 17, 2018) – “Digital mapping brings veterans’ stories to life

Orlando Sentinel (26 May 2017) – “UCF students uncover veterans’ stories at Florida National Cemetery

UCFToday (13 March 2017) – “VA Selects UCF Historians to Archive Stories of Deceased Veterans

News 4 Jax (16 February 2017) – “UCF to help pay tribute to service, sacrifice of veterans

Local Television Coverage

UCF History Department (14 June 2017) – “UCF History Department Presents: The Veterans Legacy Program”

Fox 35 Good Day Orlando at 7am (29 May 2017) – “Honoring Our Veterans: Soldier Cemetery Project

National Coverage

U.S.Department of Veterans Affairs (16 June 2017) – “VA NCA Veterans Legacy Program Field Trip”

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (28 May 2017) – “Veterans Legacy Program”

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