Arts & Culture

UCF Class Spotlight: African-American Art

UCF Class Spotlight: African-American Art

Class Name ARH3631 – African-American Art Description Historical survey of art produced by working artists of African heritage and representations of African-American life by these and other artists Instructor Keri Watson When is it offered? Occasionally How many students in a class? Maximum of 60 Prerequisites ENC1102 From the Professor Why is this topic important? […]

UCF Student Expands Gaming Accessibility with Custom Controllers

Watching Aaron Cendan play a video game is like watching someone type. Instead of using a controller with joysticks, Cendan’s fingers furiously click an array of buttons on one of his own custom creations. It looks like a rectangular box with buttons that allows him to perform every move needed in a game. “In ‘twitch’ […]

UCF Instructor Offers Insight on Fyre and Other Festivals

Anyone who’s watched the Fyre Festival promo video probably would tell you there’s no way this event could happen—well, at least now they would. The video was released in January 2017  to announce an immersive music festival experience that would take place in the Bahamian island of Great Exuma during two weekends. Event organizers promised thousands […]

What's it like to Tour with 'Hamilton'? This UCF Alumna Shares the Details

Abby Jaros ’14’s eyes light up the instant she steps into UCF’s theatre building and spots three red dresses on display in the corner. The musical theatre alumna takes a moment to appreciate her reunion with the costumes she wore five years ago as the lead in a UCF production of Kiss of the Spider […]