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Florida Tech ASCE Students Make Strong Showing at Regional Conference
A dozen students from the university ASCE chapter competed at the Southeast Student Conference last month, placing fifth overall.
Student Design Showcase April 22 at Clemente Center
More than 100 projects will be displayed, from a mental health app for college students to a lunar landing pad built from Moon materials.
Black in STEM Celebration April 15 on Florida Tech Campus
The event will include a panel discussion featuring distinguished Black scientists and professionals, live music, food trucks and more.
Folliard Alumni Center Recognized with Melbourne Clean Energy Award
The building was remodeled in 2020 as a zero-energy structure. It now has features including LED lighting and solar power.
Florida Tech Hosts Regional Steel Bridge Competition March 19-20; Volunteers Needed
The 25-year-old annual competition challenges student teams to develop a scale-model steel bridge that can carry 2,500 pounds.

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FITSEC Cybersecurity Team Medals at National Event
Florida Tech’s cybersecurity team placed second out of 3,658 teams at the National Cyber League Spring 2022 tournament.
Florida Tech, Astronautics Institute Partner for Education and Research
A Memorandum of Understanding between Florida Tech and IIAS provides for classroom and lab space at the university’s aeronautics center.
Nelson Wins Second Consecutive Pearce Award from Western Express
His latest award-winner, “Pacific Union Express,” explores two similar but separate companies, Pacific Express and Pacific Union Express Co.
Florida Tech Students Commence New Chapter
The university bestowed a total of 1,253 degrees at two ceremonies Saturday at the Clemente Center on the Melbourne campus.
New Research on Pacific Climate Pattern May Lead to Improved Cyclone Forecasting
Understanding the phases of this weather pattern should help extend the lead time and improve the seasonal prediction of Bay of Bengal cyclones.