We Are UCF

We Are UCF

As our country reckons with our past and its lasting effects on today’s society, students in UCF’s cultural organizations remain focused on a better future. 
The Truth Laid Bare

The Truth Laid Bare

It’s taken nearly 100 years for healing to begin from the 1920 Ocoee massacre. Somewhere between the evil of that night and the long-overdue commemorations of today are timeless lessons you might not expect.
Protector of the Past

Protector of the Past

Porsha Dossie ’14 ’18MA helps preserve American history for the National Park Service’s African American Civil Rights Network.
The Business of Hip-Hop

The Business of Hip-Hop

Drawing on a lifelong love of hip-hop, a UCF professor has developed three new business courses based on innovation and entrepreneurship.

In This Issue

Fall 2020
Fall 2020

The Business of Hip-Hop

The Business of Hip-Hop

Drawing on a lifelong love of hip-hop, a UCF professor has developed three new business courses based on innovation and entrepreneurship.
A New Beginning In Focus

A New Beginning

A look at the first few weeks on campus as the community continues to navigate life during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
The Truth Laid Bare Feature

The Truth Laid Bare

It’s taken nearly 100 years for healing to begin from the 1920 Ocoee massacre. Somewhere between the evil of that night and the long-overdue commemorations of today are timeless lessons you might not expect.
We Are UCF Feature

We Are UCF

As our country reckons with our past and its lasting effects on today’s society, students in UCF’s cultural organizations remain focused on a better future. 
Fair Play

Fair Play

For more than 30 years, the Racial and Gender Report Card, produced at UCF, has held sports organizations accountable for their hiring practices.
The Right to Vote? Infographic

The Right to Vote?

Since the 15th Amendment made it illegal to deny citizens the right to vote based on “race, color or previous servitude,” Black Americans and other people of color have fought to overcome various methods intended to suppress that right. Here are just a few.
A More Perfect Union In Focus

A More Perfect Union

The $23 million renovation of the Student Union finished its final phase just in time to welcome students back to campus in August.

Events

Sun 06 Dec
Concert/Performance Raise the Vibration 2021 Submission Call
UCF Victim Services presents RAISE THE VIBRATION! This virtual event celebrates womanhood in ALL forms. RAISE THE VIBRATION is a creative work to empower communities to end violence against women. UCF Victim Services is hosting RAISE THE VIBRATION 20...
Sun 06 Dec
Speaker/Lecture/Seminar PARCELS Reading Series
PARCELS is the UCF MFA graduate student reading series, which is free and open to the public. Readings occur the first Sunday of each month from 7-9 p.m. at Orlando Brewing in Orlando: 1301 Atlanta Ave, Orlando, Florida 32806.
Mon 07 Dec
Concert/Performance Raise the Vibration 2021 Submission Call
UCF Victim Services presents RAISE THE VIBRATION! This virtual event celebrates womanhood in ALL forms. RAISE THE VIBRATION is a creative work to empower communities to end violence against women. UCF Victim Services is hosting RAISE THE VIBRATION 20...