‘The Music Man’ Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts’ Collaboration

'The Music Man' Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts' Collaboration

Theatre UCF and the UCF Music Department are joining forces to bring Meredith Willson’s The Music Man to life. The family-friendly musical opens on Thursday, Feb. 20, and runs through Sunday, March 2, on the Theatre UCF Main Stage. Playwright Meredith Willson wrote the musical in the 1950s and it depicts his childhood in Iowa. […]

Nanotech Team Wins International Prize for Liquid-Display Technology

One of the world’s leaders in liquid-display technology has selected a UCF project led by professor Debashis Chanda and graduate student Daniel Franklin for its  “2016 Displaying Futures Award.” The Germany-based company Merck selected UCF’s plasmatic full-color display project as its top pick from 30 others in an exclusive invitation-only competition. Ten international finalist teams […]

Crime Alert: UCF Investigating Reports of Credit Card Fraud

UCF Police and university technology teams are investigating multiple reports of credit card fraud possibly originating from locations on campus. With the information known so far, it appears the fraud is occurring only at vendor locations on campus, meaning from private businesses such as restaurants and retailers. There do not appear to be reports involving […]

UCF Memory Mall Site of Día de los Muertos Observance

Veronica Paneque, a mechanical engineering student, came to get a better idea of what Día de los Muertos is all about. Shayna Soares, a computer science major wanted to feel more connected to UCF. And Macarena Gutierrez, an elementary education major, wanted to showcase some of her artistic skill by dressing up in traditional Mexican […]