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.