Category: Florida Tech

Florida Tech’s Adam Thorstad Named Sunshine State Conference Rowing Coach of the Year

Florida Tech’s women’s rowing coach Adam Thorstad has been named the Sunshine State Conference Coach of the Year, as announced by the conference office on Friday. […]

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Florida Tech Aerospace Engineering Major Delaney Novak Receives Judith Resnik Achievement Scholarship

Delaney Novak has been awarded the 2022 Judith Resnik Memorial Scholarship and SWE Board of Trustees Judith Resnik Achievement Scholarship for the 2022-23 Academic Year, valued at a combined $5,000. […]

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Florida Tech’s FITSEC Cybersecurity Team Shines at National Cyber League Tournament

Florida Tech’s FITSEC cybersecurity team placed second out of 3,658 teams at the National Cyber League Spring 2022 tournament. Team leader Blake Janes guided his colleagues to a second-place finish, the third straight season he’s led a team to a medal position. […]

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Florida Tech’s Savannah Brennan, Caroline MacLeod Voted to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

Florida Tech Scholar-Athletes Savannah Brennan of women’s swimming and Caroline MacLeod of women’s lacrosse have been named the 2021-22 Academic All-District Team selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. […]

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Florida Tech Athletes Conclude Semester with Combined 3.2 Athletic Department Grade Point Average

Florida Tech scholar-athletes had another outstanding semester in the classroom during the 2022 spring semester finishing with a combined 3.237 athletic department grade point average. […]

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Florida Tech Professor Kelli Hunsucker Awarded Marine Science Educator of the Year Honor

When ocean engineering and marine sciences assistant professor Kelli Hunsucker was working on her Ph.D., she saw a want ad for an adjunct professor at what was then Brevard Community College. […]

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Florida Tech Baseball Players Dyaln Owens, Sam Schner Earn All-Sunshine State Conference Honors

The Sunshine State Conference announced the 2022 baseball All-SSC Teams Monday afternoon. Two Panthers collected All-SSC honors for their outstanding performance during the 2022 season. […]

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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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