Arts & Culture

UCF Receives $100,000 Grant from Disney for New Literacy Programs

UCF Receives $100,000 Grant from Disney for New Literacy Programs

UCF CREATE (Center for Research and Education in Arts, Technology, and Entertainment) and Page 15 have been awarded a $100,000 grant from Walt Disney World Resort to create new workshops, summer camps and afterschool programs for K-8 students in Central Florida. This grant is one of five presented to nonprofit organizations throughout Central Florida. The […]

UCF Students to Premiere Animated Short Films

A young girl with a speech disorder learning to express herself. A baby sea turtle trying to make its way to the ocean while confronted with obstacles. UCF’s animation programs were ranked No. 4 among the Top 40 Public Animation Schools and Colleges in the nation by the Animation Career Review. The films produced by […]

UCF Celebrates Planned Giving

UCF celebrated Charles Millican Legacy Society members during opening night of UCF Celebrates the Arts on April 6. More than 80 donors who have included the university in their estate plans were honored at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and thanked for their commitment by Jeff Moore, dean of the College of […]

Choruses Promote Social Justice at UCF Celebrates the Arts 2018

The UCF Women’s Chorus, Men’s Ensemble, University Chorus, and Chamber Singers will treat guests to music with a message at UCF Celebrates the Arts 2018. Their concert, entitled “Journey to Justice (Singing the Journey),” addresses social inequalities, prejudice, and discrimination, but also hopefulness and the potential for change. The performance is on Sunday, April 8 at 7:30 […]