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Interview
12:28 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Inside Florida Tech: Judy Brooke And Florida Tech's International Festival

  

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Sumner talks with Judy Brooke, the director of International Student and Scholar Services at Florida Tech. They discuss an event that always gets the attention of many, Florida Tech’s Annual International Festival.

Each year this festival continues to grown and this year is no exception. Florida Tech estimates over 2,000  people attend this event.

This festival will include onstage performances, cultural displays, food and much more.  

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Interview
12:07 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Inside Florida Tech: Carla Funk And Common Threads

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Sumner talks with Carla Funk, the director of University Museums at Florida Tech. They discuss the annual textile symposium Uncommon Threads, hosted every year in February. As you will hear, this year’s theme is mod-fashion.

Following the lecture there will be fun activities such as a British lunch-in and a silent auction to raise money for the Ruth Center of Textile Arts. 

Uncommon Threads with Carla Funk will air 1/30/13 at 7:30am and 5:45 pm

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Events
5:39 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

The Barrier Island Center Offers Amazing Array Of Environmental Adventures

There are a multitude of ongoing exciting events and programs at the Barrier Island Sanctuary Management and Education Center, less formally known as the Barrier Island Center. The Center is located at 8385 South Highway A1A, Melbourne Beach - right in the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge was established by Congress in 1989 to protect sea turtles now threatened with extinction throughout the world.

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Inside Florida Tech
1:33 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

BioFouling At Florida Tech

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Summer talks with Dr. John Hearin, who is a staff researcher at the center for corrosion and BioFouling control and Dr. Swain, professor of ocean engineering, who leads the program for BioFouling. The BioFouling research involves ways of figuring out how to prevent organisms from growing on underwater structures.  Learn more about the BioFouling research here.

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Coastal Connection
1:21 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Melbourne Music Marathon 2013

In this edition of Coastal Connection, hear from Mitch Varens, Event Producer of the 5th annual Melbourne Music Marathon Weekend.

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