UCF Graduate Game-Design Program Celebrates 10 Years of Success

UCF Graduate Game-Design Program Celebrates 10 Years of Success

This week the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy, UCF’s graduate game-design program, celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a series of events for FIEA alumni and students. FIEA’s first class of 12 students started Aug. 22, 2005. Since then, the program has enrolled more than 500 students and is the largest graduate program in UCF’s College of […]

Homecoming Theme Revealed

On August 26, UCF Homecoming revealed the 2015 Homecoming Week theme, “Knights Come Together.”  The event took place in the Student Union atrium and consisted of a balloon drop, reveal videos and promotional item giveaways. “Knights Come Together is a theme that the executive board thought embodied our entire community,” said Homecoming Special Events Director […]

Let Theatre Take You to a New World – Without Ringing, Glowing Phones

There’s been a lot of talk about patron use of technology in theaters, the most recent story of course being Patti LuPone’s snatching a phone out of a texting audience member’s hands in the middle of a scene during “Shows for Days” at the Lincoln Center Theater. LuPone, a Tony and Grammy award-winning actress who […]

80 Complete Intensive Program in Russian Language, Culture

Eighty students recently completed UCF’s first Russian STARTALK program focused on that nation’s language and cultural understanding for future business leaders traveling abroad. The STARTALK mission is to increase the number of Americans learning and speaking critically needed foreign languages that are not widely taught in the United States. The intensive summer program was open to […]