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Tour of FIT Aviation, Research Park for Chinese Delegation

Tour of FIT Aviation, Research Park for Chinese Delegation

Florida Tech’s Rob Salonen, center in suit, joins employees from Discovery Aviation and members of a delegation from Sichuan Engineering Technology College on a tour of Discovery. Nine faculty members and administrators from Sichuan Engineering Technology [...]

Second Annual International Dinner Series Underway

Second Annual International Dinner Series Underway

Florida Institute of Technology launched a culinary journey around the world on Sept. 24, when the International Dinner Series returned for its second tasty trek through India, Africa, the Caribbean and elsewhere. Unveiled last year, this [...]

FIT Orlando Welcomes First International Students

FIT Orlando Welcomes First International Students

FIT Orlando has welcomed its first-ever international students. Enrolled in master’s degree programs for the spring 2015 semester, the three students, Vishal Khaitan, Sameera Ravi and Apurv Patel, are from India. International students are able to [...]

Kostanic Takes First in Adriatic Swim Contest

Kostanic Takes First in Adriatic Swim Contest

Ivica Kostanic, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering in the College of Engineering, won a 3.5-mile open ocean swim race from an island in the Adriatic Sea to the Croatian coast this summer, beating a [...]

Aviation Students Travel to UK for Additional Training for European Rating

Aviation Students Travel to UK for Additional Training for European Rating

A row of Diamond Aircraft planes at FTA Pilot Flight Training Academy. Aviation students training at Florida Tech under an agreement with Turkish Airlines have traveled to the United Kingdom to undergo additional schooling at FTA [...]

Pinelli Joins Team Examining Post-Typhoon Philippines

Pinelli Joins Team Examining Post-Typhoon Philippines

A beach house in Tacloban, among the hardest hit cities. Jean-Paul Pinelli joined a team of civil engineers dispatched to the Philippines earlier this year to assess the structural and “geosystem” damage wrought by Typhoon Haiyan. [...]

ICC Hosts Luncheon for Engineering College Faculty

ICC Hosts Luncheon for Engineering College Faculty

Semen Koksal, vice president of academic affairs, discusses the international student perspective at the ICC luncheon. The Internationalizing the Campus Community committee hosted a luncheon for College of Engineering faculty March 20 in the Hartley Room. [...]