UCF Student Filmmakers Win College Emmy for Documentary

UCF Student Filmmakers Win College Emmy for Documentary

“Filthy Dreamers,” a documentary by UCF students about the challenges to academic freedoms at Florida State College for Women in the 1920s, won an Emmy on Wednesday at the 37th College Television Awards in Los Angeles. The top film in its category was created by students in the 2013 and 2015 advanced documentary workshop class […]

'Almost, Maine' is a Welcomed Respite From Florida Heat

Theatre UCF opens John Cariani’s play Almost, Maine – a series of vignettes about love in a northern town – on Thursday, June 2. The play will run through June 11 on UCF’s Main Stage. Almost, Maine tells nine stories of love in a small town in Maine. The residents of the town find themselves […]

University's Early Theatre Troupes to Stage Reunion

In the early days of UCF – when it was known as Florida Technological University with the overriding mission to provide personnel for the U.S. space program – there also was a small group of dedicated theatre students, faculty and staff on campus. In that space-dominated era, that handful of actors, set designers, professors and […]

UCF Names New Dean of the College of Arts & Humanities

After an extensive national search that began in October, the University of Central Florida has selected Jeffrey Moore, director of UCF’s School of Performing Arts, as its new dean of the College of Arts & Humanities. He will start his new role Aug. 8. Moore joined UCF in 1994 as the university’s first full-time percussion […]