Campus & Community

Move-In Day at Florida Tech

Move-In Day at Florida Tech

Florida Tech sorority members help new Panthers move into their dorm rooms. Thanks, girls! [...]

Convocation – A First-Year Student Tradition

Convocation – A First-Year Student Tradition

Every Fall semester, the faculty and senior administration welcome the incoming student body during the New Student Convocation. All new students and their families attend this ceremony in the late afternoon of the first official day [...]

Let Personal Passions Help You Drive Business Growth

Let Personal Passions Help You Drive Business Growth

(Photo: Deb Bailey with Summit of Seven members) Many of us have personal passions. One of mine is dragon boating. For those that may not know, dragon boating is a sport that originated in China with [...]

Must-Have Supplies for First-Year Students

Must-Have Supplies for First-Year Students

At college, it’s rare for first-year students to get a list of supplies for each class. Most of the time, professors will note additional supplies on the syllabus and make recommendations on the first day of [...]

Marine and Environmental Science Camp

Marine and Environmental Science Camp

Florida Tech’s Department of Marine and Environmental Systems presents a camp for students aged 10 and up. Marine and Environmental Science Camp is a five-day experience where students can explore Brevard county’s unique marine life. Students [...]

Don’t Be Afraid to Pursue Government Contracts

Don’t Be Afraid to Pursue Government Contracts

(Photo: Kegman, Inc. Staff) I have the opportunity to work with many business owners that are facing the challenges of sustaining their small businesses in limited local, commercial markets. I also have Women’s Business Center clients [...]

Getting What You Really Want

Getting What You Really Want

(Photo: Cindy Bishop) We all face unique challenges in our lives – both personal and professional – that can derail us if we let them. The key to getting past these difficulties is to take a [...]

Making Tough Decisions

Making Tough Decisions

(Photo: Rose Thron) For those that run a small business, making tough decisions simply comes with the territory. Regardless of how much time you’ve spent preparing your business plan, refreshing your goals, and keeping up with [...]

Evans Library MOOC Makes WFIT Airwaves

Evans Library MOOC Makes WFIT Airwaves

WFIT's Terri Wright recently interviewed Rose Petralia about Evans Library's MOOC, Mastering Academic Research: Information Skills for Successful Students. [...]

The Academic Talk Parents Should Have

The Academic Talk Parents Should Have

Parents who send their children off to college often have a checklist of topics to discuss to prepare them for the upcoming semester. There are talks about alcohol and drugs, talks about relationships and safe sex, [...]