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Office of the PresidentT. Dwayne McCay, Ph.D.

President McCay in the News

July 12, 2020: Michel Martin, host of National Public Radio’s flagship news program All Things Considered, spoke to Dr. McCay about the impact of federal regulations on international students:

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/12/890253766/florida-tech-will-suffer-significantly-with-student-visa-changes


May 14, 2020: Dr. McCay was cited in Orlando Sentinel syndicated columnist Mike Bianchi’s column on sports program cuts:

https://www.orlandosentinel.com/coronavirus/os-sp-coronavirus-florida-tech-cutting-football-0515-20200514-k7foa3egtfab7k37ujuyxuhp3a-story.html


Oct 22, 2019: Florida Today interviewed Dr. McCay as part of the newspaper’s coverage of the university’s announcement of a new biomedical research center:

https://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/education/2019/10/22/florida-tech-build-18-million-state-art-biomedical-facility/4062860002/


Sept. 7, 2019: CNN interviewed Dr. McCay about Florida Tech’s extensive relief efforts for the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian:

https://www.fit.edu/president/bahama-relief/


Aug. 30, 2019: Dr. McCay discussed international students in the Education Dive article, “5 Issues College Leaders Will Confront This Year”:

https://www.educationdive.com/news/5-issues-college-leaders-will-confront-this-year/562057/


July 24, 2019: Dr. McCay’s Indian River Lagoon column later appeared in Space Coast Daily:

https://spacecoastdaily.com/2019/07/florida-tech-president-dwayne-mccay-lagoon-understanding-is-florida-techs-only-interest/


July 14, 2019: Florida Today published a guest column from Dr. McCay on the goals of the university’s Indian River Lagoon research:

https://www.floridatoday.com/story/opinion/2019/07/12/lagoon-understanding-florida-techs-only-interest/1716524001/


April 12, 2019: Launch of Florida Tech’s Commercial Space Studies program is covered by Space Coast Daily, including a video report featuring Dr. McCay:

https://spacecoastdaily.com/2019/04/florida-tech-inaugural-commercial-space-studies-program-announced-at-kennedy-space-center/


Nov. 21, 2018: Comprehensive article in Florida Today marking Florida Tech’s 60th anniversary, as well as a video interview with Dr. McCay:

https://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/2018/11/21/florida-tech-marks-60th-anniversary-humble-beginnings-and-37-donation/1224732002/