Events in the College of Arts and Humanities

Events This Week

Sunday, October 10, 2021
  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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Monday, October 11, 2021
  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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  • 9th Annual Jerrell H. Shofner Lecture Series on Florida History and Culture

    Morgridge International Reading Center and Virtual

    “Celebration, Reflection, and Anticipation: 100 Volumes of The Florida Historical Quarterly”The 9th Annual Jerrell H. Shofner Lecture Series on Florida History and Culture features four esteemed journal editors discussing topics ranging from the role of the discipline of history in the 21st century, to the future of history journals, and the study of history in difficult times. Join the UCF …

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021
  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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  • Synthetic Living Organisms: Heralds of a Revolution in Technology and Ethics

    Virtual

    This talk is part of Ethically Speaking: A UCF Interdisciplinary Series on Contemporary Moral Issues. Progress at the intersection of biology, computer science and cognitive science is revealing the remarkable plasticity of living systems and their interoperability with technology. Synthetic bioengineering enables regenerative medicine, as well as the creation of entirely new living organisms, like "Xenobots." Advances in the field …

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021
  • From Persian Mythos to Islamic Logos: A New Narrative

    Virtual

    This talk is co-hosted by UCF Department of Philosophy's Al-Ghazali Program in Islamic Studies and the Department of English The talk is based on an ongoing project in which Dr. Sayeh Meisami challenges the Eurocentric separation of mythology from philosophy in relation to Zoroastrian and Avicennian metaphysical discourses. There is no question that the formative discourses of philosophy generated in …

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  • UCF French Honor Society (Pi Delta Phi) Meetings (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall

    Join us every other Wednesday, starting from September 15, to participate in interactive activities and projects that will help you further immerse in the French culture, connect with other French students to share thoughts and ideas as well as practice speaking the beautiful French language. Those meetings are intended for students who have completed at least French 1121, but native …

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  • SVAD Character Animation Fall 2021 Open House

    Virtual

    Interested in learning more about SVAD's Character Animation program? We're hosting an open house on Oct. 13, please watch the following videos and come prepared with your questions! Please watch the UCF SVAD Emerging Media BFA - Character Animation Video Open House, Informational Session, and Virtual Tour and come prepared with your questions: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2rh8s4H1jn7RhJRLQVxHQivC3HSQvR-9 SVAD Character Animation Fall 2021 Open …

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  • Emerging Media MFA - Animation & Visual Effects Info Session

    Virtual

    Interested in the Emerging Media MFA -Animation and Visual Effects track? Join us for this information session where we'll discuss the program and answer questions. This event is hosted as part of the 2021 Virtual Grad Fair Series by UCF's College of Graduate Studies. Please watch the following before attending the Q&A session on Oct. 13. WATCH NOW Wednesday, Oct. …

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Thursday, October 14, 2021
  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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  • Italian Club chat (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Come to the Italian Club chat to improve your Italian communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is for students who want to improve their Italian skills, and native speakers are welcome. It is offered every Thursday, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm, in Trevor Colbourn Hall room 358B (in the Modern Languages & Literatures department).

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  • Emerging Media Information Session

    Virtual

    Please Note: This info session is intended for Emerging Media BFA PENDING students)During this information session, SVAD emerging media faculty along with our SVAD advising team will give an overview of the emerging media degree program and its various tracks. They'll discuss the following:-Overview of the Character Animation track-Overview of the Experimental Animation track-Overview of the Graphic Design track.-Program Locations-Introduction …

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  • Latin American/LatinX Film Festival (Recurring Event)

    Visual Arts Building: 132 and Virtual

    The University of Central Florida is proud to present the first Latin American/LatinX Film Festival in honor of LatinX Heritage Month and our status as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). This film series aims to showcase the arts, language, and diverse issues that are important in a region of the world that is so significant to many of our students, faculty, …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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Friday, October 15, 2021
  • Graduate Weekly Writing Group (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall and Virtual

    The Unversity Writing Center invites graduate students to a weekly write-in group. This is a dedicated time for graduate students to focus on writing assignments, dissertations, research, or other projects. This is an in-person event held in Trevor Colbourn Hall 109. Participants should come at the start of the event, and stay the entire time. Starting October 8, there will …

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  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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  • Writers in the Sun Reading

    Virtual

    Writers in the Sun will host an online reading and Q&A event with Cuban-American novelist Chantel Acevedo, which will be free and open to UCF students and members of the community. A former K-12 teacher and a winner of the Latino International Book Award, Chantel is the author of four novels for adults and two novels for young readers, and …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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  • Flying Horse Big Band Concert (Recurring Event)

    NSC Auditorium: NSC 101

    The Flying Horse Big Band performs their inaugural on-campus concert for the 2021–22 academic year. This event will feature a wide variety of music and a band full of talent! Tickets: $20.00 General Admission, $10.00 Student/UCF ID Purchase tickets for Oct. 15: https://ci.ovationtix.com/34486/performance/10855269?performanceId=10855269 Purchase tickets for Nov. 19: https://ci.ovationtix.com/34486/performance/10830626?performanceId=10830626

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Saturday, October 16, 2021
  • Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design (Recurring Event)

    Orlando Science Center: Fusion Gallery

    On Display at the Orlando Science Center: August 28 – November 14, 2021Behind the Frames: Student Works from the UCF School of Visual Arts and Design The works presented are seldom exhibited preproduction and production images created for the development of graduate and undergraduate animated films. Displayed here are character design sheets, production stills, background paintings and concept sketches from …

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  • Faculty Recital: JoAnne Stephenson, Soprano

    Rehearsal Hall: Auditorium

    Associate professor of voice JoAnne Stephenson presents a recital on the UCF campus. JoAnne Stephenson is an active performer, lecturer, adjudicator, and choir director. Performances abroad include Beijing, China in 2005, where Dr. Stephenson sang, “The Umokoro Songs” written for her by Dr. Wallace Cheatham at the Beijing Conservatory. European performances include a tour to Leipzig, Prague, Vienna and Melk, …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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  • First Date (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Main Stage: TH 6

    First Date is a hilarious, quirky musical comedy that takes you on a journey set to relive all the angst, humiliation and surprises of a first date. The pop-rock score throws the audience headfirst into the ups and downs of a mismatched blind date when a cool, edgy, 30-something woman and a tightly wound, traditional guy embark on a comical, …

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