Meet the 2021 Pegasus Professors
April 07, 2021 Five UCF faculty members have been chosen for the 2021 Pegasus Professor award, including Luis Martínez-Fernández, associate professor of history.
2021 Founders’ Day Honorees
April 07, 2021 The annual recognition celebrates the outstanding academic achievements of our faculty members and students.
An Immersive Percussion Piece Leads Variety of Ensemble Events at UCF Celebrates the Arts
April 07, 2021 Leading a score of diverse ensemble events at UCF Celebrates the Arts, “Inuksuit” will immerse performers and audiences alike in a unique percussion experience.
Alumni Poet Spotlight: Malcolm Kelly ’16 ’20MFA
April 07, 2021 Malcolm Kelly ’20 is a poet, essayist and spoken word performer. His work deals with race, sexuality, queerness and the idea of love.
Graduation Info for 2021 Spring Graduates
April 05, 2021 The commencement ceremony for graduates of the College of Arts and Humanities will be Friday, May 7 at 9 am.
Alumni Poet Spotlight: Audi Barnes ’17 ’20MFA
April 05, 2021 Audi Barnes ’17 ’20MFA is a poet, essayist, and the founder of the WE HAVE VOICES reading series dedicated to amplifying the work of local Black writers.
Celebrate the Arts From the Comfort of Your Couch
April 05, 2021 This year, UCF Celebrates the Arts is harnessing the power of art — and the virtual world — to bring our community together.
UCF Alum Gets 2nd Chance at Celebrates the Arts
April 03, 2021 One year after the pandemic thwarted his dream of stage managing the annual festival, Bobby Malke ’20 gets a second chance to take his place behind the stage at UCF Celebrates the Arts.
UCF Celebrates the Arts 2021 Offers Events for the Whole Family to Enjoy
April 02, 2021 UCF Celebrates the Arts 2021 will offer events for the whole family, from the young to the young at heart!
CAH Alumna Named National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow
April 01, 2021 A record-breaking 16 UCF students and alumni, including a CAH alumna, were named National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellows this year.
SVAD Professor Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz Uses Art to Call for Change
April 01, 2021 Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz is a renowned interdisciplinary artist and associate professor who seeks to use art as a medium for social awareness and change.
James C. Clark Discusses Consequences of Controlling Voters Through Legislation
April 01, 2021 James C. Clark, senior lecturer of history, has been featured in the Orlando Sentinel as a guest columnist for his insight on the unintended consequences of controlling voters through legislation.
Amelia Lyons Discusses Women’s History Month
April 01, 2021 Amelia Lyons, associate professor of history, sat down with Spectrum News to discuss Women’s History Month.
Leandra Preston-Sidler: Women on the Front Lines of COVID-19
March 30, 2021 Leandra Preston-Sidler spoke with Spectrum News about how the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected women. In this three-part series, Preston-Sidler discussed the increased burden of childcare and financial insecurity placed on women throughout the past year.
Student Creative Group Helps Bring UCF Celebrates the Arts to Life
March 29, 2021 The lead design for this year’s theme was created by a team of students from the School of Visual Arts and Design.
Christian Ravela Debunks Model Minority Myth In Wake of Anti-Asian Attacks
March 26, 2021 Christian Ravela, associate professor of humanities and cultural studies, spoke to WFTV about the model minority myth in the wake of last week’s mass shooting at Asian-owned spas in Atlanta.
An Up-Close Look at the Printing Process at Flying Horse Editions
March 23, 2021 Flying Horse Editions is a collaborative research studio for visual artists at the University of Central Florida.
Women’s History Project Lives on Through Pandemic Challenges
March 23, 2021 A story from the 80s inspired a project that allows current students to help curate the history of influential women at UCF.
OUC Installs Student-Designed Sculpture at Exploria Stadium
March 18, 2021 After much anticipation, the student-designed solar sculpture has been installed by OUC at Exploria Stadium, home of Orlando City Soccer and Orlando Pride.
5 Questions with Sam Waters, USPS Employee of the Month for January 2021
March 16, 2021 As the USPS Employee of the Month for January 2021, Sam Waters has made a name for himself as the first person to go the extra mile for students, faculty and staff.