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Inside Florida Tech

Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

In this interview series, host Wes Sumner provides a greater perspective of the current happenings at the Florida Institute of Technology by highlighting the fascinating people and important programs of the University. Inside Florida Tech airs on Tuesdays, at 8:30 a.m. and 5:30p.m.

VISITS TO MANASSAS, HARPER’S FERRY, ANTIETAM, GETTYSBURG ON ITINERARY      

The public is invited to experience American history up close and in person as Florida Institute of Technology’s Lifelong Learning Society and distinguished historian Robert Taylor are hosting a tour of Civil War battlefields.

Flora & Fiber Director’s Gallery Talk
By Carla Funk, Executive Director and Chief Curator of University Museums

Saturday, July 15
1 p.m.
Funk Center Galleries (Florida Tech Campus)
Free Admission

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July 10-15

Marine Science and Coastal Engineering Camp

Each day the campers are involved in hands-on activities and field trips to help them learn about the many aspects of marine and environmental science. Activities may include: measuring water quality in the Indian River Lagoon, examining shoreline processes and beach erosion and studying the effects of pollution on the marine environment.

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Ages 10-18

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July 17-21

Computer Camp Alpha: Computing with Alice

Is your student interested in learning how to program in high-demand languages like Java, C++, and C#? Would they like to learn by making movies and video games? In this camp, students get to learn about programming by telling stories and making movies and games using the revolutionary Alice software.

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts 

Flora & Fiber

May 20 - August 26, 2017

This exhibition, curated from the Center’s permanent collection, will explore the use and depiction of flowers and foliage in fiber art. From their ability to visually inspire iconography to their use as raw material for hand-weaving and dyeing, plants have a unique relationship to the creation and adornment of textiles across the globe.

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