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  • UF Innovation Station Sarasota County and UF STRIDE Introduce Sarasota County Students to Transportation Engineering October 14, 2020 The Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development, and Education (STRIDE) Center teamed up with Julee Breehne, K-12 Coordinator at Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering’s UF Innovation Station in Sarasota County, to introduce students at Booker Middle School in Sarasota County to transportation engineering. A student from Booker Middle School in Sarasota County works on an activity related to reaction ...
  • HWCOE’s researcher Honored at Virtual Standing InnOvation Event September 25, 2020Mark Tehranipoor, Ph.D., Intel Charles E. Young Preeminence Endowed Chair Professor in Cybersecurity in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, and director of FICS, leads a team of hardware and software engineers who have developed a superior reputation for securing electronics for government and industry. Dr. Tehranipoor received recognition at the virtual Standing InnOvation Awards for ...
  • Measuring, communicating and mitigating negative coastal impacts July 30, 2020GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida and Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, in concert with North Carolina State University, Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University and UF’s Innovation Station Sarasota County, recently convened a five-session virtual summit on “Innovating Coastal Resilience.” Thought leaders and industry experts gathered online to help envision new technologies and applications, ...
  • UF announces $70 million artificial intelligence partnership with NVIDIA July 28, 2020UF announces $70 million artificial intelligence partnership with NVIDIA
  • New College of Florida and University of Florida to Establish Dual Degree Program July 7, 2020New College of Florida and the University of Florida are working together to design an innovative dual degree program that would allow for the earning of a Bachelor of Arts degree in a liberal arts and science major from New College and a Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering major from UF. Students in ...
  • University of Florida and Sarasota County renew Innovation Station funding June 3, 2020Gainesville, Florida – Sarasota County commissioners have unanimously approved extending funding, matched by UF funding, for University of Florida Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) through 2027. UFIS-SC was formed in 2016 and is the first extension office for the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. It was developed to strengthen the region’s innovation economy, support the ...
  • Gulf Coast Community Foundation and UF Innovation Station-Sarasota County continue to build talent pipeline May 5, 2020The COVID-19 pandemic did not slow down the momentum of engineering students seeking internships this summer. A number of students from Gator Engineering at State College of Florida and from the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering will be doing internships and work-study programs with companies and other organizations in the Sarasota-Manatee County area this ...
  • UF Innovation Station comes to Northwest Florida March 19, 2020The University of Florida Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering has announced the establishment of its second Innovation Station, UFIS at the REEF. Located in northwest Florida near Eglin Air Force Base (EAFB), the new engineering extension program will leverage the infrastructure and resources afforded by the UF Research and Engineering Education Facility (REEF) while providing ...
  • Girls Engaged in Gator Engineering Day 2020 March 11, 2020Originally posted by WCJP. GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB)– Middle schoolers throughout Florida had a chance to experience first-hand what engineers do for society. “It is really in between middle school, sixth, seventh and eighth grade where we’re losing a critical mass of young women who up until then have been very much interested in science, engineering, and mathematics and ...
  • Gator Engineering at SCF, a family affair of sorts for one set of siblings! May 28, 2019This program kind of opened the doors for me to get into UF” – Trevor Pools, one of the students from the inaugural class of Gator Engineering at SCF program in 2017.

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