RICHES of Central Florida


RICHES™ Project Receives NEH Common Heritage Grant

December 2015

photoThe UCF History Department's Regional Initiative for Collecting the History, Experiences, and Stories (RICHES™) of Central Florida at the University of Central Florida was awarded a Common Heritage grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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History Department Podcast Project Wins Hampton Dunn Internet Award

October 2015

photoA video podcast produced by UCF students and faculty won the Florida Historical Society's 2015 Hampton Dunn Internet Award. The award is given each year to the best digital project that represents outstanding programs and expands our knowledge of Florida history.

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New Digital Tools Help Users Analyze Data

August 2015

photoUsers can now use tools from the RICHES Mosaic Interface to analyze and annotate items. The free interface is an interactive digital collection of Florida's history that offers a searchable database with access to images, documents, podcasts, oral histories, films, and visualizations.

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UCF Ranked #3 for Online Bachelor in History Program

August 2015

photoUCF's Online Bachelor of Arts in History scored third in a recent university ranking by Rankings were based on quality of program, types of courses provided and faculty strength, as well as school awards, rankings, and reputation.

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RICHES of Central Florida
Department of History

Building: CNH 551
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32816-1350

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College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida

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