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

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

  • Exhibit: Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered

    John C. Hitt Library

    The UCF History Department exhibit, Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered, hosted on the first-floor gallery wall in the John C. Hitt Library, explores Hurston’s anthropological research into the people, history, and culture of Eatonville. Curated by UCF Associate Professor of History and Director of Public History Dr. Scot French, the exhibit features photographs related to Hurston’s investigation …

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  • Lunch and Learn: Working in Museum Education, Collin Makamson-National WWII Museum

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 151

    UCF students interested in learning about the field of museum education are invited to join Collin Makamson, Assistant Director of Education for Curriculum at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans for a lunch and learn. Makamson holds a MA in history from the University of Southern Mississippi and has worked in museum education for the last 15 …

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