Filtered by humanities

Humanities Department Hosts Summer Cultural Events

Friday, May 13, 2022 A Message from Melissa Pedone and Stanton Reed, Outgoing Interim Presidents, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses The Osceola Campus Humanities Department is happy to have cultural event opportunities available for our students this summer, including museum and gallery exhibits, theater performances and a speaker series. On Wednesday, May 18, 2022, […]

Featured Colleague: Julie Montione Brings Worlds...

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 By Claudia Zequeira Glimpses of fascinating, faraway places easily come to mind when reading Julie Montione’s resume. From visits to China, where she was a visiting professor for the Peace Corps, to conferences attended in Romania, to the many languages she’s studied — Classical Greek, Biblical Hebrew, Aramaic, German, French, Italian, […]

Join the Osceola Humanities Department for ‘The...

Friday, March 19, 2021 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021 Time: 1 p.m. Location: Zoom Join Osceola Campus’ own Julio Falú, professor and program chair, graphic design, for “The Art of Branding” on Thursday, March 25, 2021, at 1 p.m. As an artist, building a good […]

The Osceola Humanities Department Presents Black History...

Thursday, February 11, 2021 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Race, Myth, Art and Justice The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute Race, Myth, Art and Justice explores the intersection of these concepts through the lens and unique interpretations of 12 inter-generational photographers. Via innovative contemporary practices, the photographers […]

Encourage Your Students to Take Advantage of Osceola’s...

Friday, January 22, 2021 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Thanks to generous funding and logistical support from (and collaboration with) Student Development, the Osceola Campus Humanities Department is happy to have online cultural event opportunities available for our students this spring as we continue navigating being online. The […]

The Osceola Humanities Department Presents Stories from...

Friday, October 16, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Time: 1 p.m. Location: Zoom Join Humanities Professor Kathryn Cairns as she moderates student narrators Nicole Moreno Taborda, Karen Sanchez Crespo, Isabella Figuero and Marta Crespo, along with Humanities Professor Betty Fenner and Student […]

New Humanities Research Modules Now Available

Thursday, October 8, 2020 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses Humanities Professor Jessica Hoeschen and Librarian Beth King launched a series of humanities research modules in Canvas that include instructional pages, helpful links, quizzes and interactive web activities. The modules also discuss the role of secondary and primary research in the humanities. Instructors […]

BAM! Join Professor Chris Mason for an Osceola...

Friday, September 25, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Date: Thursday, October 1, 2020 Time: 12 p.m. Location: Zoom Osceola Campus Humanities Professor Chris Mason will host “BAM! The Banishment, Acceptance and Marketing of Queer Characters in Comics” next Thursday, October 1, 2020, at noon. He will discuss the evolution […]

Meet Our Candidates for Dean of Social Science and Humani...

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses If you are available next Wednesday, May 8, 2019, please drop in to our open forums for the candidates for Osceola Campus dean of social science and humanities. Both forums will be held in Osceola, Building 1, Room 240. If you are not […]

Studia Humanitatis!

By John Scolaro, Professor, Humanities and Senior Teaching Fellow The translation of the Latin title of this article, as referenced-above, is: “The Study of the Humanities.” I learned this as a Ph.D. student, decades ago, at the Catholic University of Leuven, which is one of the premier universities of Europe. This Renaissance university was founded in […]