President’s Desk

State of the University

State of the University

It was my great pleasure to see you all at the State of the University Address Oct. 9 and to share with you so much that is positive. I would like to reiterate many of the [...]

Florida Tech Turns 55

Florida Tech Turns 55

Florida Tech is 55 years old this month. We began Sept. 22, 1958, when, as Brevard Engineering College, we held our first classes at Eau Gallie Junior High School. Our enrollment was 154 students, including six [...]

Fall 2013

Fall 2013

Hard to believe another academic year is upon us! Our summer schedules are almost a memory. I hope that we have all made some time to do whatever it is that refreshes us most, be it [...]

Thrilling Spring Season for Panther athletics

Thrilling Spring Season for Panther athletics

What a thrilling spring season it was for Panther athletics. Believe me, I turned to the sports pages each morning with unusual anticipation, wondering what our exceptional teams had accomplished the day before. Most recently, of [...]

FIT Men’s Varsity Four Captures Gold at Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta

FIT Men’s Varsity Four Captures Gold at Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta

Gold Medalist Men’s Varsity Four and friends Gold Medal Is Crew’s Third in Program History  Florida Tech’s varsity four won its third gold medal in program history in May at the 75th anniversary of the Aberdeen [...]

From the President’s Desk

From the President’s Desk

Summer at Florida Tech is here. This should mean more time with friends and family, perhaps a change of scenery, and for some, continued work or teaching, but in a new environment. Some will be in [...]

From the President’s Desk

From the President’s Desk

As you know, financial aid in its multiple forms makes it possible for many of our students to attend Florida Tech. Just considering scholarships and fellowships, did you know that we offer over 90 separate scholarships [...]

From the President’s Desk

From the President’s Desk

What a great year! You heard it at the State of the University Address in October and I say it again because good news bears repeating. Here are a few highlights: Last summer we hosted the [...]

TWITCHY Album Release 2012

TWITCHY Album Release 2012

The old expression is that music “soothes the soul.” It also broadens the mind. That’s why it’s so important that students entering the science and engineering fields have that artistic outlet, and why Florida Tech remains [...]

President’s Desk

President’s Desk

It’s hard to believe the academic year is already well underway. Midterms and Halloween will be here in no time. One thing especially nice about early fall is the publishing of key media rankings for colleges [...]