UCF Students’ Solar-Powered Art Sculpture to be Installed in Lake Nona

UCF Students' Solar-Powered Art Sculpture to be Installed in Lake Nona

A team of University of Central Florida students who designed a solar-powered art sculpture celebrated this week after the Orlando Utilities Commission and Tavistock Development selected its project to be built in the innovative, master-designed Lake Nona community later this year. Four teams of senior-level undergraduate students in mechanical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, and […]

To Theatre Graduate, Acting Can Help Change the World

Jarrett Poore sees the time honing his acting skills at UCF as more than just performing on stage. He sees it as a way to change the world. He loves the bright lights – such as when he portrayed the traveling peddler in Oklahoma! at the recent UCF Celebrates the Arts festival – but the […]

UCF Art Professor, Performance Artist Lands Spot in Smithsonian Exhibit

A University of Central Florida artist will perform her powerful and poignant portrayal of the fear of losing a child to violence and intolerance at the Smithsonian IDENTIFY: Performance Art as Portraiture series May 6 in Washington, D.C. The IDENTIFY series focuses attention on activism, visibility and experimentation through portrayal.     Pieta is the newest installment […]

1st Generation Student Encourages Classmates to Give Back

Josh Goodridge, the first in his family to attend college, believes in the power of education so much that the senior already donates his time and money to UCF’s giving drive to financially help other students. During the university’s recent annual Believe campaign, Goodridge spoke at the final presentation for the program because he wanted […]