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Spring 2022 Character Animation and AVFX EVENTS


April 27 - Monday, May 3 Final Exams

April 27, Wednesday, 2:00 pm – 5 pm  MFA Final Presentation & Critiques: (MFA Cohort 5 progress)


presentation order:

Elaina Buffkin

Kevaun Gayle

Tiffany Marin

Madison Price

April 28, Thursday,  2:00 pm – 5 pm  MFA Final Presentation & Critiques: (MFA Cohort 4, Part-timers progress)

presentation order:

Jamie Lachnicht

Annika Norris

Alyssa Klapka

Kayla Etienne

Sanne Methorst

Ana Beltran

April 29,  Friday, 2:00 pm – 5 pm  Zoomluck Presentations & Critiques: (BFA Class of 2023 progress, BFA Class of 2022 screening, and graduating  MFA  Cohort 3 screening)

presentation order:



Frost Byte

Tippy Topper

Ceramic Rabbit

The Curse-Breaker by James Chambless

Cycles by Christina Christie

Storm by Kirstin Hardin

Unportalable by Ira Klages

Castle of Unknowing by Damian Thorn-Hauswirth

Crossed by Dillion Williams

May 1 MFA applications deadline

May 7,  Saturday, 6-10:00  pmCharacter Animation Premiere: The Bridge @ FIEA


January 10, Monday, Classes begin

January 14, Friday, AVFX Thesis Paper to Committee 

January 15, MFA applications priority deadline

January 17th, Monday, HOLIDAY, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 26th, Wednesday, 2022 7:00-8:30pm Open House:  

Topic: Emerging Media BFA Character Animation Open House Q&A  

8:00-9:30pm - Open House:

Topic: Emerging Media MFA Animation and VFX Open House Q&A

January 31 - February 14 Character Animation Portfolio Review

March 4, Friday, Character Animation Portfolio Decision

MFA Midterms: All Mentors/Mentees should meet

March 6-13, 2022 Spring Break HOLIDAYS

March 16, Wednesday 4-6pm, Thesis Defense of  Mr Ira Klages

March 17, Thursday 10am-12pm, Thesis Defense of  Mr Clinnie Brinson

March 18, Friday 3:30-5:30pm, Thesis Defense of  Mr Damian Thorn-Hauswirth

March 24, Thursday 4-6pm, Thesis Defense of  Miss Christina Christie

March 25, Friday 4-6pm, Thesis Defense of  Mr Dillon Williams

March 25, Friday, Graduate Thesis Defense Internal Deadline

March 25, Friday, Graduate Thesis Format Review UCF Deadline

March 28, Monday,  3:00 - 4pm  Class of 2025 Meet and Greet:

April 7, Thursday 4-6pm, Thesis Defense of  Mr James Chambless

April 5-16 UCF Celebrates the Arts - our event is Saturday, April 9 3-5:30 & Oceana/Beethoven is at 7pm.

April 8, Friday,  Graduate Thesis Defense UCF Deadline

April 27 - Monday, May 3 Final Exams

Spring Semester Senior Dailies:   THURSDAYS 3:00 - 4pm (every week starting with Ceramic Rabbit 1/13, alternating teams)
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