Student Stories

Florida Tech’s Formula SAE Team

Florida Tech’s Formula SAE Team

For the past few years, Florida Tech has invested a very large part of the motorsports budget and dedication into one of the largest collegiate design and race competitions held in various locations around the world: [...]

Let’s Dig! Florida Tech NASAbotics

Let’s Dig! Florida Tech NASAbotics

For the past three years, Florida Tech has been a part of NASA’s annual NASAbotics competition, formerly known as NASA’s Lunabotics competition. Florida Tech has been progressively improving in this competition, moving up in placement from [...]

Florida Tech Mars Rover: Team Olympus

Florida Tech Mars Rover: Team Olympus

This is the very first year that Florida Tech is taking part in Mars Society’s University Rover Challenge. This competition started in 2007 and has occurred annually ever since. The competition allows university teams from all over [...]

Psych Student Profile: Danielle Scandiffio

Psych Student Profile: Danielle Scandiffio

This week’s student spotlight is Danielle Scandiffio, a junior in forensic psychology. She is also an active member of the psychology honor society, Psi Chi, here on campus. Why did you choose Florida Institute of Technology? [...]

Engineering student aims for the stars with Mars2020 internship

Engineering student aims for the stars with Mars2020 internship

Amanda Bessette, a graduate student in mechanical and aerospace engineering and member of the STRIDE (SysTems Research on Intelligent Design and Engineering) team led by Dr. Beshoy Morkos, walked into the Florida Tech career fair last [...]

How to Secure an Internship

How to Secure an Internship

Since yesterday was the career fair, I think it is appropriate that this article be about securing an internship. Though I was unable to attend the career fair due to some academic obligations (comes with the [...]

Cool Class: Business Planning Research

Cool Class: Business Planning Research

As is the case with many College of Business seniors, I currently have the privilege of being enrolled in BUS 4788, more commonly known as Business Planning Research.  Now, you may be wondering why business students would [...]

Psych Student Profile: Dustin Townsend

Psych Student Profile: Dustin Townsend

It’s one thing to hear about the school from professors and tour guides, but you will find out a lot about the psychology program when it comes to the students themselves. I got together with Dustin Townsend, [...]

Rapid Business Growth at Florida Tech

Rapid Business Growth at Florida Tech

It’s hard being in the minority in any situation. At a technical school like Florida Tech, that mostly takes the form of being a non-technical major. All your communication, psychology, and business students are kind of [...]

Senior Design: Florida Tech Motorsports Drag Car

Senior Design: Florida Tech Motorsports Drag Car

If you like fast cars, getting up to your elbows in motor oil and engineering better, more innovative suspensions, chassis and drive trains, then being a part of FIT Motorsports is just for you. Here at [...]