About The Minor

UCF's Minor in Florida Studies unites faculty from history, English, political science, and other disciplines for an in-depth exploration of our state’s changing identity as a part of the United States as well as a bridge to the Caribbean Basin, Latin America, and the rest of the world.

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Florida Music Education Conference – January 10-13, 2018

The FMEA Professional Development Conference is one of the largest music education professional development events in the United States. In addition to approximately 250 clinic sessions and concerts, it is host to 22 All-State Ensembles featuring Florida’s top Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Guitar, and Elementary Orff students conducted by world-class conductors and teachers. It is attended… Read more »

Tidally United Summit – August 4-5, 2017

Interested in the impact of sea level rise on Florida’s archaeological and cultural resources? This summit will highlight indigenous groups and climate science, planning, and the importance of cultural heritage. This year’s event is co-sponsored by the Florida Public Archaeology Network, the Seminole Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, and the Florida International University Global Indigenous Forum.   For… Read more »

League of Environmental Educators in Florida Mini-Conference

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 9 AM to 5 PM Saturday, March 18, 2017 Suncoast Youth Conservation Center Apollo Beach, Hillsborough County The League of Environmental Educators (LEEF) advances environmental literacy and promotes stewardship through excellence in environmental education. LEEF is a non-profit organization established in 1981 to promote environmental education in Florida at all levels… Read more »


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