Category: Florida Tech

Florida Tech Men’s Rowing Team Cruises to Victory in Grand Final at Dad Vail Regatta

The Florida Tech men’s Heavyweight 4+ capped off a perfect weekend of racing on Saturday afternoon as the crew cruised to a victory in the Grand Final at the Dad Vail Regatta to win the Thomas A. Curran Cup for the first time since 2013. […]

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Retired 4-Star General Stan McChrystal Speaks to Florida Tech ROTC Cadets During Campus Visit

Stan McChrystal, the retired U.S. Army four-star general who led Joint Special Operations Command and later oversaw U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan, offered advice for students and insight into risk as he visited the Florida Tech campus and spoke at the F. Alan Smith Distinguished Lecture Series. […]

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Florida Tech Softball Player Cheyenne Nelson Named to D2CCA and NFCA All-South Region Teams

The post-season awards continue to roll in for Cheyenne Nelson as she has been named to the DII Conference Commissioners Association All-South Region Second Team and the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Region Second Team, announced Wednesday. […]

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Florida Tech and Larsen Motorsports Expand Relationship, Providing More Cutting Edge Projects for Students

Florida Tech affiliate Larsen Motorsports and the university’s Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Innovative Design have announced a new partnership that will provide more opportunities for cutting-edge projects and hands-on experiences for students. […]

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Florida Tech Research on Pacific Climate Pattern ‘El Niño’ May Lead to Improved Cyclone Forecasting

El Niño-Southern Oscillation, the climate pattern involving warming or cooling sea surface temperatures in the Pacific, has an immense influence on the formation of tropical cyclones globally. […]

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CubeSats, Bioreactors Take Top Prize at Northrop Grumman Student Design Showcase

Projects featuring CubeSats, bioreactors, and an examination of the best ways to capture harmful carbon in the shipping industry took home the top prizes in the 2022 Northrop Grumman Engineering and Science Student Design Showcase. […]

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Florida Tech Creates Scholarship Fund Named After Barrier-Breaking Alumni Julius Montgomery

Gaye Montgomery, the daughter of barrier-breaking Florida Tech student Julius Montgomery, has established an endowed scholarship in her father’s name at Florida Tech that will support students from historically marginalized groups. […]

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Florida Tech Graduate Student Mike Harwin Recognized with AIAA Scholarship Award for Aviation

Florida Tech graduate Mike Harwin, a Ph.D. student in the College of Aeronautics, has been awarded the 2022 William T. Piper, Sr. Graduate Award in General Aviation from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. […]

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Florida Tech, Blazing Trails, Northrop Grumman and Larsen Motorsports Collaborate On Biofuel Project

Blazing Trails, in partnership with Northrop Grumman, Larsen Motorsports, and Florida Tech is in Phase 1 of a Biofuel Project involving the use of biofuels in gas turbine combustion engines. […]

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Florida Tech Research Suggests Fouling Control Could Reduce Fuel Consumption and Emissions

As oil prices remain high and there is an increasing urgency to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, new university research into methods to control biofouling may help lower fuel use for military and commercial ships. […]

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Florida Tech’s Breast Cancer Detection Device Wins First Place at Embry-Riddle Business Competition

A device designed by Florida Tech students for the early detection and dynamic monitoring of breast cancer was awarded the top prize of $10,000 in seed funding at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s annual Launch Your Venture business competition this month. […]

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Florida Tech Lacrosse Players Rozgonyi, Hulsman Named Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week

After guiding Florida Tech to wins over Embry-Riddle and No. 12 Florida Southern last week, Zach Rozgonyi and John Hulsman have been selected the Sunshine State Conference’s Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week. […]

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Florida Tech to Host Student Design Showcase at the Clemente Center April 22

Extracting nutrients from Martian-like soil using a handmade bioreactor is a project from the minds and hands of Florida Tech students, and these and about 95 similarly impressive inventions, posters, and assemblies will be on display Friday, April 22, as Florida Tech holds its annual Northrop Grumman Engineering and Science Student Design Showcase in the Clemente Center on campus. […]

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