2021 Founders’ Day Awards Honor Excellence in the Arts and Humanities

April 07, 2021  Faculty members from across the college were honored for the 2021 Founders’ Day Honors Convocation, which recognizes UCF faculty members and students from across disciplines for their academic achievements, contributions and tenures.

2021 Founders’ Day Honorees

April 07, 2021  The annual recognition celebrates the outstanding academic achievements of our faculty members and students.

Graduation Info for 2021 Spring Graduates

April 05, 2021  The commencement ceremony for graduates of the College of Arts and Humanities will be Friday, May 7 at 9 am.

CAH Alumna Named National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow

April 01, 2021  A record-breaking 16 UCF students and alumni, including a CAH alumna, were named National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellows this year.

Dante Expert Guy Raffa to Speak at Neil R. Euliano Lecture Series

March 15, 2021  Guy Raffa, an expert of Dante’s life, works and legacy, will be speaking at the annual Neil R. Euliano Lecture Series about the physical afterlife and graveyard history of the poet responsible for Divine Comedy.

4 CAH Faculty Members Named 2021 Women’s History Month Honorees

March 10, 2021  Each March, Faculty Excellence honors 31 women for their impact on students and UCF’s campus community. This year, four CAH faculty members are among the honorees.

Women’s History Month Subject of “Matters of Diversity” Podcast

March 08, 2021  Maria C. Santana, director of the Women’s and Gender Studies program, was a guest on UCF’s “Matters of Diversity with Dr. B” podcast.

2 CAH Alumni Named 30 Under 30 Alumni Award Winners

February 23, 2021  The 2021 class, including two College of Arts and Humanities graduates, will be honored in a celebratory event later this spring.

Spanish Graduate Association Celebrates Spanish Literature and Culture

February 23, 2021  The UCF Spanish Graduate Association (SaGA) hosts regular events for the UCF community to celebrate Spanish literature, language and culture, including the upcoming Annual Colloquium.

2 Teams Awarded 2020 Pabst Steinmetz Foundation Arts and Wellness Innovation Awards

February 04, 2021  The winning projects, which received $25,000, were chosen for being interdisciplinary, sustainable and community focused.

3 CAH Alumni Receive Fulbright Award

January 27, 2021  Twelve recent UCF graduates, including three with minors from the College of Arts and Humanities, have received prestigious Fulbright awards, setting the university’s new single-year record.

Assistant Professor of Arabic Researches Attitudes of Syrian Refugees in Germany

January 14, 2021  As UCF’s first assistant professor of Arabic, Khezri has played a key role in developing the university’s capacity not only to teach Middle Eastern languages and cultures, but also to conduct research in the region.

UCF Students Celebrate the Week of the Italian Language in the World

December 18, 2020  Students in UCF’s Italian program took part in the Week of the Italian Language in the World by attending lectures on street art, graffiti and cartoons.

Deadline extended: Pabst Steinmetz Foundation Arts & Wellness Innovation Awards

November 17, 2020  The Pabst Steinmetz Foundation Arts & Wellness Innovation Awards are $25,000 grants for interdisciplinary projects involving UCF faculty and community organizations.

UCF Russian Professor Celebrates Culture Beyond Classroom

November 17, 2020  As International Education Week kicks off, Alla Kourova reflects on her immersive teaching methods that help students learn more than the Russian language.

4th Annual Language Speed Dating Event

November 05, 2020  Register here for the 4th annual language speed dating event.

Lisa Nalbone Commissioned to Translate Benito Pérez Galdós Work

November 02, 2020  Associate Professor of Spanish Lisa Nalbone’s English translation of the short story “Rompecabezas” was commissioned by the Las Palmas, Gran Canaria University Press for publication.

14 Faculty Members Inducted into the UCF Scroll and Quill Society

October 29, 2020  This years’ inductees are experts in methodology, animation, music history, business ethics and other fields.

Two new books focus on second language pedagogy

October 22, 2020  Keith S. Folse, TESOL professor, published two books in September, bringing his total number of published books to 78.

Celebrating Representation During Latinx Heritage Month

September 21, 2020  Inspired by the arts and multimedia, five Knights discuss their cultural pride and the importance of representation.