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New Engineering Building (NEB) Reopened

Published: Nov 16th, 2016

November 16, 3:36 PM UF’s New Engineering Building (NEB) has reopened following an intense sweep with police officers and K-9s following a bomb threat. The UF Police Department found no evidence […]


Freshman Engineering Startup Takes Off Like A Band.It

Published: Nov 15th, 2016

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


President Obama taps UF president for National Science Board

Published: Nov 3rd, 2016

W. Kent Fuchs, Ph.D., will help shape National Science Foundation priorities and advise the President and Congress on policies related to science and engineering.


May the Best Brain Win

Published: Oct 28th, 2016

Daily Planet’s host Ziya Tong challenges reigning #BrainDroneRace champion and UF student Amber Hawthorne. Watch the race on Discovery Canada.

UF Professors Discuss How Technology Can Make Voting Accessible

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

Originally posted in The Alligator Two UF professors juxtaposed how to make voting accessible and secure with what those votes could mean for the presidency Tuesday night. About 50 people […]


Collaborative engineering research could lead to scar-free healing

Published: Oct 20th, 2016

UF researcher Chelsey Simmons is studying the cellular mechanics of fibrosis and regeneration in a unique breed of mammals.


In lieu of Excellence Rising event, informal groundbreaking held

Published: Oct 6th, 2016

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


UF Engineering faculty to optimize mentoring strategies for minority Ph.D. students

Published: Oct 6th, 2016

Profs. Gilbert & Daily among first awarded in new NSF program aimed to make STEM fields more inclusive


Going for the Gold

Published: Sep 14th, 2016

The UF Engineering student startup that is transforming physical therapy for spinal cord injuries will compete in the world’s first Cybathlon.

Christine Angelini bivalve research

Coastal restoration in one-tenth of the time

Published: Aug 19th, 2016

Environmental engineering professor publishes breakthrough approach to create resilient coastal communities.