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Recent news

  • 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.
  • New Gulf Coast Community Foundation Grant Expands Innovators Program! March 27, 2019Funding provided by Gulf Coast Community Foundation doubles the number of stipends available for engineering students who intern in Sarasota County.
  • New Majors Added to Gator Engineering at State College of Florida Program! March 14, 2019UF and State College of Florida expand engineering course offerings, further stimulating regional economy.
  • Soaring Toward A $100B Industry December 14, 2018Featured in Forbes, UF engineering startup Altavian continues to gain marketplace momentum in the multi-billion dollar drone industry.
  • ECE Florida Launches Hardware & Systems Security Certificate November 29, 2018This nine-credit-hour certificate program provides students with a solid foundation of security issues and solutions related to electronic hardware.
  • A Leader Talks About Leadership November 27, 2018UF ISE Alumni David Thomas returns to campus as the Linda Parker Hudson Engineering Leader in Residence for Fall 2018.

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