English Professor David James Poissant Recognized With Luminary Award

October 07, 2021  Associate professor of English David James Poissant was honored with a Luminary Award, granted to faculty members who are leaders in their fields and conducting work that has had a significant impact on the world.

UCF English Alumnus Selected as Orlando’s Poet Laureate

October 07, 2021  As the City Beautiful’s official storyteller, Shawn Welcome ’17 will present original poems at local events to inspire other artists in the community.

Spotlight: UCF College of Arts and Humanities 2020–21 Year-in-Review

September 09, 2021  Spotlight, our college’s annual year-in-review, features stories, photos and videos that shine a light on the impact of the arts and humanities.

Call for proposals: UCF Celebrates the Arts 2022

September 08, 2021  UCF Celebrates the Arts is accepting event/exhibit proposals for festival inclusion. Deadline to apply is September 26.

Roadmap Writers Interns Gain Real-World Experience in the Screenwriting Industry

September 01, 2021  This summer, three senior Creative Writing majors gained experience in the screenwriting industry thanks to an internship with Roadmap Writers.

The College of Arts and Humanities Welcomes New Faculty Members

August 23, 2021  The College of Arts and Humanities welcomes the faculty members joining our college this fall!

James Campbell Appointed Chair of the English Department

August 06, 2021  The Department of English welcomes James Campbell as department chair.

Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés and Aimee Denoyelles Featured on “Postdigital Pedagogies of Care” Podcast

June 30, 2021  Cecilia Rodrigez Milanes, professor of English and affiliate faculty with the Women’s and Gender Studies program, and Aimee Denoyelles, an instructional designer with the Center for Distributed Learning, were guests on the podcast Postdigital Pedagogies of Care.

Alumna Uses Literature to Support Holocaust Education

June 24, 2021  English alumna Tiffany Sidders ’21 studied an important approach to Holocaust education — using literature to teach people about the atrocities.

UCF Summer 2021 Commencement Schedule and Fall Makeup Ceremony Announced

June 08, 2021  Summer 2021 Grad Walk takes place August 4–6 and three in-person commencement ceremonies will be held August 7.

Angela Kafka ’21: Redefining Technical Communication

June 02, 2021  With a passion for revolutionizing the technical communications field and empowering the community, Angela Kafka ’21 has made a name for herself as a powerhouse in her field.  

Alumni Poet Spotlight: Emma Reinhardt ’16 ’19MFA

April 30, 2021  Emma Reinhardt ’16 ’19MFA is a poet whose work explores the juxtaposition between the expectations we have of life, relationships, society, and gender roles as children with the realities we face in our adulthoods.

Staff Awards Recognize Dedication and Exemplary Service

April 29, 2021  The annual college staff awards recognize employees who have delivered exemplary service to the college and UCF.

CAH Faculty Members Receive Tenure and Promotion in 2021

April 26, 2021  In 2021, 28 arts and humanities faculty members received promotion or tenure to recognize their dedication to the university.

UCF Researchers Launch Digital Version of World-renowned 18th Century Dictionary

April 15, 2021  Johnson’s Dictionary is considered one of the most influential works of English literature of all time — and now, thanks to researchers in the College of Arts and Humanities, it can be easily accessed online.

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.

Reach for the Stars Honorees Pushing the Boundaries of Earth and Space

April 07, 2021  Five faculty members were recognized for their outstanding research and creative activity, including Mel Stanfill, assistant professor of English and Texts and Technology.

2021 Founders’ Day Honorees

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

Alumni Poet Spotlight: Malcolm Kelly ’16 ’20MFA

April 07, 2021  Malcolm Kelly ’20 is a poet, essayist and spoken word performer. His work deals with race, sexuality, queerness and the idea of love.

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.