Manuel-Albert Castillo


Born and raised in Orlando, Florida. Played the clarinet in Cypress Creek High School and performed at Carnegie Hall in 2009 and Indianapolis in 2011.

Attended Valencia College and recieved an A.A. degree in general studies in 2013. Attended University of Central Florida and received a B.A. degree in philosophy in 2015 and a M.A. degree in interdisciplinary studies in 2017 with two concentrations in history and philosophy.

Master's Thesis through UCF STARS Archive:

Interests in history, philosophy, literature, art, music, mathematics, and science.

Key goals in education and its value: constant reading, researching, and asking questions.


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