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UF Wins 2nd place at 2017 SEC Student Pitch Competition!

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Engineering undergraduates from Sarasota area place in Top 2 in SEC Student Pitch Competition.

2017 SEC Student Pitch Competition

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

UF to host the first SEC Student Pitch Competition to be held at an SEC university on November 13, 2017.

EII Welcomes Melda Uzbil as its New Assistant Director!

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Experienced technology innovator and educator joins Engineering Innovation Institute as Assistant Director

How an 1862 law fostered UF’s Innovation Station in Sarasota

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

“We are re-envisioning a 100 year plus mandate and our goal is to recruit, retain, and grow Florida’s high-tech industry” - Erik Sander, Director, Engineering Innovation Institute, UF

Erin Winick recieves 2017 Governor Young Entrepreneur Award

The UF Engineering Innovation Institute alumna is honored by Florida Governor

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Gov. Scott recognizes Erin Winick, founder and CEO of Sci Chic with the 2017 Young Entrepreneur Award!

UF Engineering Student Invention with a Twist

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Invention by Engineering Innovation Institute alumnus, Sheldon Barrett, tackles a tough tropical treat!

UF Engineering undergrad wins 1st place!

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Erin Winick, the University Innovation Fellow, took the top spot out of 42 teams competing in the 2017 TCU Values and Ventures Elevator Pitch Competition

Milken Institute ranks UF #3 for Technology Transfer

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

“Our top-ranked tech transfer operation is driving economic development…” – David Norton, V.P. Research, UF

Announcing the Michael Durham Director of the Engineering Innovation Institute

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

UF environmental engineering alumnus gives $2M to expand key program at the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering

Freshman Engineering Startup Takes Off Like A Band.It

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Kickstarter campaign for student manufacturing company surpasses fundraising goals in first 24 hours, makes headlines.

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