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West Campus Showcase – August 2016

West Campus Showcase — August 2016; Haiku by Angela Blewitt By Angela Blewitt, Professor, English Growing up spending summers with my grandparents in Colorado, I began writing poetry where the mountain landscape was my muse. In graduate school, I won a poetry contest for San Luis Obispo County, and my mother asked me, “What did […]

West Campus Showcase — November 2014

The Last Blackstone David Freeman is a native Floridian and received both his Bachelor of Science degree in education and Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the University of Central Florida in 1988. He later received his Master of Arts degree in English Literature from UCF as well, but only after a hiatus […]

West Campus Showcase — May 2014

“Bread”— Poem By Nicholas “Nick” Bekas, Campus Dean of Academic Affairs, West Campus As the dean of academic affairs on the West Campus, I also teach Composition I classes. While I have been writing for years, this piece is the first time I’ve shared my work in a public forum — in fact, the first […]

West Campus Showcase — April 2014

Tilted Tectonics By Marcus (Marc) Barrett, Adjunct Professor, Art For the past two years, I have been working on a series of paintings that depict views of downtown office buildings. The low-angled linear perspective creates structures that want to spin. The geometric structure of the glass windows, steel mullions and concrete supports, along with shadows […]

West Campus Showcase — March 2014

Jill Sebacher graduated with a Master’s in Arts degree in English, creative writing from the University of Central Florida, and since the year 2000, has been teaching at Valencia. Her poetry has been published in “The Cypress Dome,” and “The Valencia Forum.” She served as an assistant editor for “The Florida Review” and as faculty […]

West Campus Showcase — February 2014

Welcome to a new column that will showcase creative endeavors undertaken by West Campus faculty and staff members. These original works from our colleagues may be expressed in writing, conveyed in a performance or other artistic mediums. Neal Phillip’s If Will’d Been Born in Nashville This month’s showcase features a song written by Neal Richard […]