Author: Florida Tech

Florida Tech to Host ‘Wine Women & Shoes’ Nov. 18 to Benefit weVENTURE Women’s Business Center

weVENTURE Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech’s Bisk College of Business will be the non-profit beneficiary of the 2021 Wine Women & Shoes event on Nov. 18 at the Sun Aviation hangar in Vero Beach. […]

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Florida Tech Alumni, Patagonia CEO, Ryan Gellert Strives ‘To Save Our Home Planet’

Hundreds of millions of companies exist globally, but relatively few are as impactful and well respected as Patagonia, known by most as the outdoor clothing retailer. Now, there is a Panther at the helm. […]

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WATCH: Florida Tech, Larsen Motorsports Build Next-Generation Jet Dragster Using Digital Twin Software

Larsen Motorsports student interns are getting hands-on experience with advanced manufacturing software that, ironically, takes their hands off of physical models—in the early stages, at least. […]

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Florida Tech Women’s Rowing Head to Fourth-Straight NCAA National Championship Regatta on May 28

For the third straight year as a team, and the fourth straight for the Varsity 8, not including the cancellation of the 2020 championship, Florida Tech women’s rowing will be competing in Division II Women’s Rowing National Championship Regatta. […]

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Florida Tech Baseball Defeats Palm Beach Atlantic in Thrilling Fashion 8-7 on Senior Night

The Six-Player Panther Baseball Class of 2021 certainly can’t say that their last time in uniform on the Andy Seminick-Les Hall Field diamond wasn’t wild, but more importantly, it ended with a win as the Florida Tech offense came up big when it was needed most multiple times on Thursday evening as the Panthers defeated Palm Beach Atlantic (10-16, 8-16 SSC), 8-7 in the 2021 regular-season finale. […]

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Florida Tech Baseball Team Keeps 7-Game Win Streak Alive, Defeats Florida Southern 9-4

Florida Tech is offering a six-week summer program for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors that provides chemistry, calculus, physics, and other courses specifically designed to prepare students with diverse educational backgrounds for a STEM-focused education in college. […]

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Florida Tech Researchers Discover Indigenous Population Collapsed 400 Years Before Europeans Arrived

While it was long thought that the largest population decrease in the Americas was caused by European colonialism, new research published today in the journal Science shows that a major population collapse of indigenous people actually happened about 400 years prior to European arrival. […]

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Florida Tech Panther Student-Athletes Honored for Academic Success in the University’s Honors Convocation

Florida Tech Athletics had another exceptional year in the classroom in 2020-21 with numerous student-athletes earning recognition in the university’s Honors Convocation. […]

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Florida Tech Professor Syed Murshid Awarded New Patents For Quantum Communication Research

Two new patents awarded to Florida Tech computer engineering and sciences professor Syed Murshid may help further boost the data-carrying capacity of optical fibers, a key development that could turn quantum communication and computing into widespread reality and allow for faster development of new research for secure communications, more powerful machine learning procedures to diagnose illnesses, and materials to make more efficient devices and structures. […]

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Florida Tech Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Against Florida Southeastern in Wild Finish

After a historic moment and a doubleheader sweep of Nova Southeastern, Florida Tech softball looked to keep the momentum rolling in their doubleheader against Florida Southeastern. Tech did exactly that as the women won both games, 5-2 and 7-6. […]

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Florida Tech Basketball’s Sesan Russell, Sean Houpt Receive All-SSC Team Honors

Florida Tech junior guard Sesan Russell was been named to the All-SSC First Team and sophomore guard Sean Houpt was selected to the Newcomer Team, as the conference announced its all-league teams on Wednesday. […]

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Florida Tech Softball Coach Val Silvestrini Breaks Program Record After Securing 317th Victory

Florida Tech head coach Val Silvestrini and her softball program made history with the game one, 3-2, win that gave Silvestrini her 317th win at Tech. […]

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Florida Tech Panthers Volleyball Drop Four-Setter to Barry University Buccaneers

Florida Tech could not outlast Barry’s offense performance despite close sets (25-21, 21-25, 25-15, and 25-23). Jocelyn Garcia’s impressive offensive showing led the team in hitting percentage (.429). […]

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