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WUCF announces premiere of Nerd Nite Spotlight

Posted by Jennifer Cook on

It’s time to get nerdy Central Florida! This Thursday, WUCF TV premieres Nerd Nite Spotlight. The program, produced by WUCF in partnership with “Nerd Nite Orlando,” features some of Orlando’s best and brightest who have spoken at the monthly “Nerd Nite” events.

Each week, Nerd Nite Spotlight showcases passionate nerds with a variety of expertise. 

Tune in for topics including:

  • Breakdancing Our Way to Energy Independence – Piezoelectricity and Human Movement
  • Vexillophilia – Let Your Nerd Flag Fly
  • Steve Urkel v. Stefan Urquelle – Multiple Personality Branding

The program premieres on Thursday, June 29th at 8:20 p.m. and will air weekly on Thursday nights and will be available via streaming on wucftv.org.


WUCF TV, Central Florida PBS is the sole-service PBS member station whose mission is to encourage curiosity and learning through compelling content and community engagement. The station serves nearly 4 million Central Floridians across nine counties and is community supported public broadcasting from the University of Central Florida.  Learn more at http://wucftv.org.

About Nerd Nite Orlando
Nerd Nite Orlando is an evening of entertaining yet thought-provoking presentations– all while the audience drinks along in a casual atmosphere. Speakers present for 15–20 minutes each on a fascinating subject, often in an uncanny and unconventional way. Nerd Nite has been established in over a hundred cities around the world and has organized special programing for Comic-Con International, The Future is Here Festival, and Maker Faire Orlando, among others. http://orlando.nerdnite.com/