UCF Celebrates the Arts Begins 8-Day Run Friday

UCF Celebrates the Arts Begins 8-Day Run Friday

From the wind-swept plains of Oklahoma!, to the “KAPOW!” of Batman, to some classic paintings recreated in 3-D, the annual UCF Celebrates the Arts festival April 7-14 will present a collage of the many talents of the university’s students and faculty. The free eight-day event based at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts […]

Team of 200 to Present Oklahoma! at UCF Celebrates the Arts

Oklahoma!, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical telling the love story of cowboy Curly McLain and farm girl Laurey Williams, will open this year’s eight-day UCF Celebrates the Arts with evening performances April 7-8. The production, a collaboration between the UCF music and theatre departments, will be directed by musical theatre coordinator Earl D. Weaver and feature […]

UCF Celebrates the Arts to Return April 7-14 for 3rd Season

UCF Celebrates the Arts – the university’s annual showcase of student and faculty presentations – will return April 7-14 to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando. The eight days of music, performances and visual displays, which are open to the public for free, will feature a production of the musical […]

UCF Celebrates the Arts Attendance Jumps 30%

An expanded calendar and more events helped the recent UCF Celebrates the Arts festival increase attendance more than 30 percent in its second year. More than 10,200 people attended the April 8-16 event at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, which featured university students, faculty members and some collaborative programs with outside partners […]

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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.