Student Stories

Hop on the FastTrack to Graduate School

Hop on the FastTrack to Graduate School

Not only did I just earn my Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management, but I also got a head start in graduate school while doing it. There are numerous awesome academic opportunities at Florida Tech, and [...]

Post-Grad Extravaganza

Post-Grad Extravaganza

Throughout the last four years, I thought I was working so hard to earn a piece of paper. Fortunately, that was not the only thing I was working for. A few months before my college graduation, [...]

The Perks of Being Busy

The Perks of Being Busy

As a student at Florida Tech, you’ll be extremely busy. You’ll have labs and homework. You’ll probably be involved in many clubs and organizations. Perhaps you’ll be in a fraternity or a sorority, or perhaps you’ll [...]

Flying High in Aviation: Interview with Alumnus Dakota Meyer

Flying High in Aviation: Interview with Alumnus Dakota Meyer

  Dakota Meyer graduated from Florida Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management with Flight. Here is an interview about his career, Florida Tech memories and more!   Where have you worked since [...]

What Does a Crab Look Like Throughout Development?

What Does a Crab Look Like Throughout Development?

The stone crab fishery is very important in Florida, contributing close to $25 million a year to local economies. It is considered a renewable fishery because adult crabs are harvested only for their claws. Fishermen remove [...]

How to Network in a Professional Setting

How to Network in a Professional Setting

A group of us at Florida Tech had the opportunity to attend the Southeastern Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics this past semester. Similar conferences were held nation-wide the same weekend, and all of us were [...]

Florida Tech Weekend Getaways

Florida Tech Weekend Getaways

As a Florida Tech student, your weekends are never typical. Instead of spending your time at a regular old restaurant or movie theater, you can go to places other college students can only dream about.   [...]

How to Take Great Snorkeling Pictures

How to Take Great Snorkeling Pictures

Snorkeling is a fun and exciting way to get up-close and personal with the diversity of marine life beneath the waves. Going to school in Florida provides excellent opportunities to snorkel in unique habitats that can [...]

I’m Rebekah—Get to Know Me

I’m Rebekah—Get to Know Me

This is my first blog post, ever … and to tell you the truth, I’m a bit nervous about it! Well, what is there to say about me? I’m going into my junior year already, which [...]

How to Get Better Grades in College

How to Get Better Grades in College

The first thing that should pop into mind when you’re trying to get a good grade is “always ask questions in class.” It doesn’t matter what other people may think of you—what matters is if you [...]