The History Department hosts lectures, workshops and events for students, faculty and the UCF community.

Saturday, November 09, 2019

  • Veterans Month 2019 Event: “Civil War Veterans: The Grand Army of the Republic Comes Home" Exhibit

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Third Floor

    The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) was the largest Civil War era, Union Army veterans’ organization. It was the precursor to veterans’ organizations that we know today such as the American Legion. It was also the only racially-integrated national organization in the nineteenth century. This exhibit will commemorate this organization and honor its black and white members as part …

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  • Veterans Month Event 2019: City of Orlando Veterans Day Parade

    Downtown Orlando

    The UCF Community Veterans History Project along with veteran supporters and their families will participate in the City of Orlando Veterans Day parade. This year's theme will honor WWII veterans, with the parade's five Grand Marshals all having served during WWII.

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