Transformation in the News

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$50 Million Wertheim Donation Kickstarts New Future for College of Engineering

Video story by Tonia Borsellino, WUFT. Originally published on

Wertheim Transformation News Roundup

A roundup of news coverage of the Wertheim Transformation from Sept. 28-Oct. 10, 2015.

UF - FIU Collaboration

Visionary philanthropist strengthens collaboration

Herbert Wertheim’s catalyst gift will inspire a team effort between his alma mater and FIU.

Heartfelt thanks of the season from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering.

Your contribution to our college is invaluable. By helping us transform engineering research and education, you are helping to transform humanity. With a $50 million catalyst gift from Dr. Herbert & […]

And the Transformational Leadership Award Goes To…

Dr. Herbert Wertheim and his wife, Nicole, were honored at the UF Academy of Golden Gators celebration for their commitment to engineering excellence.

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The Momentum to Make a Difference

The University of Florida raised a record $402 million this year – including a $50 million transformational gift for engineering excellence.

A Historic Day

We’re celebrating the one year anniversary of the $50 million gift that launched a $300 million public-private fundraising initiative.

In lieu of Excellence Rising event, informal groundbreaking held

With Hurricane Matthew headed for Florida, Dean Abernathy & Dr. Wertheim held an informal groundbreaking to commemorate new Herbert Wertheim Laboratory for Engineering Excellence.

Herbert & Nicole Wertheim

The Wertheim Transformation

A $300 million public-private partnership to transform the future of engineering education and research.

Dr. Herbert Wertheim: Entrepreneur, Inventor, Innovator dedicated to transforming the future, honored with Doctorate of Technology by Alma Mater

Dr. Herbert Wertheim Honored With Doctorate of Technology

UF celebrates Dr. Wertheim and his contributions as an entrepreneur, inventor and innovator dedicated to transforming the future.