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.

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Inside Florida Tech
11:46 am
Mon February 11, 2013

Inside Florida Tech: Father Douglas & The New Newman Housing Facility

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Sumner talks with Father Douglas, Florida Tech's Catholic Campus Chaplain for over 30-years. 

They discuss current campus ministry activities that that are available for students to enhance the religious and spiritual aspects of their lives.

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Interview
3:01 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

Inside Florida Tech: Evening Of Hope

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Sumner talks with Mark Malek, co-chair of the Evening of Hope, and Colleen Middlebrooks, Director of Community Relations for the Scott Center for Autism Treatment.

They discuss the annual event, Evening of Hope, which raises money to continue providing service, research, and training that will help find solutions and better treatments for autism.

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Inside Florida Tech
11:49 am
Wed January 30, 2013

Florida Tech President Announces Zero Tuition Increase

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, Wes Sumner talks with the president of Florida Tech, Dr. Anthony Catanese. They discuss the hot topic of rising tuition costs. Catanese reveals Florida Tech’s plans to lead in new and innovative ways, avoiding the trend of tuition increases.

Each year 71 percent of Florida Tech’s graduates receive a STEM degree (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Catanese goes on to explain how he plans to reward students who wish to study in a STEM program and how he plans to fund it.

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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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