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.

New Spanish Linguistics faculty member, Rosti Vana

September 14, 2020  Rosti Vana, PhD is the newest faculty member to join Modern Languages and Literatures, as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics.

UCF Hosts Its 1st Virtual Grad Fair Series Beginning this Month

September 11, 2020  The event, held online because of COVID-19, offers prospective students a chance to look at a variety of programs and participate in Q&As in real time.

Fulbright-Hays GPA Grant Awarded for Keeping Language and Culture Alive in Argentina 

September 10, 2020  The program will fund a group study to Argentina, led by Maria C. Santana and Maria Redmon.

Faculty members rejoin CAH after reorganization

September 02, 2020  When the Nicholson School of Communication and Media joined the College of Sciences, six individuals opted to keep their positions in the College of Arts and Humanities.

Chiara Mazzucchelli accepted into the 2020-2021 AASCU Emerging Leaders Program

September 01, 2020  Mazzucchelli is one of 21 faculty from institutions across the country selected for the AASCU program.