Lineup Announced for UCF Celebrates the Arts 2021

March 15, 2021  The arts are built on community, and together, we will Celebrate the Arts — with many outdoor events and virtual options, as well. Join the UCF community in downtown Orlando April 2–10.

UCF Celebrates Women’s History Month 2021

March 15, 2021  This year, the Women’s and Gender Studies Program will celebrate Women’s History Month with Voces Latinx: A Showcase of Students and Faculty Creative Endeavor.

“The Druze” Screening: Kenneth Hanson to Give Ancient Insight at UCF Celebrates the Arts

March 15, 2021  Hanson will screen his film “The Druze” and answer audience questions in a discussion and Q&A session as part of UCF Celebrates the Arts 2021

Dante Expert Guy Raffa to Speak at Neil R. Euliano Lecture Series

March 15, 2021  Guy Raffa, an expert of Dante’s life, works and legacy, will be speaking at the annual Neil R. Euliano Lecture Series about the physical afterlife and graveyard history of the poet responsible for Divine Comedy.

2 CAH Students Named Recipients of the Order of Pegasus

March 10, 2021  UCF has named 23 students, including 2 CAH students, as recipients of the Order of Pegasus, the university’s most prestigious student award.

4 CAH Faculty Members Named 2021 Women’s History Month Honorees

March 10, 2021  Each March, Faculty Excellence honors 31 women for their impact on students and UCF’s campus community. This year, four CAH faculty members are among the honorees.

Students Receive Africana Studies Scholarships and Dining Awards

March 10, 2021  Jamar Miller, Jasmine Harris, Jordan Feld and Jae Olivia Noel recently received scholarships from the Africana Studies program for the Spring 2021 semester.

UCF Choirs Showcased on Grammy In The Schools

March 09, 2021  UCF Choirs will take the spotlight on Grammy In The Schools on Tuesday, March 9 to highlight socially distanced choral techniques at UCF.

Women’s History Month Subject of “Matters of Diversity” Podcast

March 08, 2021  Maria C. Santana, director of the Women’s and Gender Studies program, was a guest on UCF’s “Matters of Diversity with Dr. B” podcast.

Mark Brotherton brought heart and humor to UCF

March 05, 2021  Mark Brotherton has an impressive resume after 25 years contributing to Central Florida stages, having directed, acted in and coached for more than 90 productions at the university and its partner organizations. But his lasting impact is seen in the students he mentored, the lessons he instilled, the jokes he shared and the heart he brought to everything interaction he had. 

SVAD Students Win Big at the AAF Orlando’s American Advertising Awards

March 04, 2021  UCF School of Visual Arts and Design students have been named winners of the AAF Orlando’s American Advertising Awards or “Addys.”

JazzBluesNews: UCF Jazz student interview and album release

March 02, 2021  JazzBluesNews interviews UCF Jazz student and saxophonist Ryan Devlin about the release of his first album, “Thoughts on the Matter.”

UCF Grads Helped Bring Pixar’s ‘Soul’ to Life

March 01, 2021  Animators Teresa Falcone ’14 and Christopher Sanchez ’14 share their experience of working on the Golden Globes winner.

UCF College of Arts and Humanities Recognized for Innovative MS Degree in Themed Experience

March 01, 2021  Orlando Business Journal, Nicholson Student Media and InPark Magazine have recognized the UCF College of Arts and Humanities for its first-of-its-kind Master of Science program in themed experience.

Theatre UCF ‘masks up’ for pandemic-formatted show

February 25, 2021  Theatre UCF took center stage in a new way on Saturday, Feb. 20 with “Scaramouch in Naxos” for its first on-campus production since the coronavirus pandemic hit.

Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz First SVAD Faculty Member Elected to CAA Board of Directors

February 25, 2021  Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz, associate professor of studio art, has been elected for a four-year term on the College Art Association Board of Directors.

UCF Film “Marching Forward” in the News

February 23, 2021  Marching Forward tells the story of how two Orlando bands came together for a trip to perform at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York City. 

UCF-Orlando Jazz Festival ’21 Goes Virtual

February 23, 2021  Jazz is all about improvisation and experimentation — and that is what the annual UCF-Orlando Jazz Festival will do when it improvises and goes all virtual Feb. 26-27.

2 CAH Alumni Named 30 Under 30 Alumni Award Winners

February 23, 2021  The 2021 class, including two College of Arts and Humanities graduates, will be honored in a celebratory event later this spring.

Spanish Graduate Association Celebrates Spanish Literature and Culture

February 23, 2021  The UCF Spanish Graduate Association (SaGA) hosts regular events for the UCF community to celebrate Spanish literature, language and culture, including the upcoming Annual Colloquium.