FIT Faculty Profile

Dr. Heidi Hatfield Edwards, currently the Undergraduate Communication Programs Chair, will also become the Graduate Communication Programs Chair in Fall 2015.  Dr. Edwards stopped by the WFIT Studios to participate in a Florida Tech Faculty Profile and in speaking with EJ Castor, program host, discussed being a native Floridian, having grown up in Umatilla, Florida.  Dr.

The Boy Scouts of America's Venture Crew 1715 will celebrate the Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of the Loss of the 1715 Spanish Plate Fleet on Saturday July 25th at the Valkaria airport.  9 am-8 pm Lectures, Commemorative performances, bathtub races, BMX, food, live entertainment & more-bring a chair-Free Admission!  More Info

Diego Silva, from Brazil and pursuing a PhD in Computer Science at Florida Tech, stopped by the WFIT studios to participate in an International Student Spotlight.  Diego spoke with EJ Castor, program host, about the difficulty in leaving behind his fiancée and his family to come to the United States in pursuit of his PhD.  Diego's education is funded by the Brazilian government, a program for which he had to apply to and for which he had to qualify in order to participate.  Diego spoke to members of the Palm Bay / Melbourne Brazilian community in his native language, Portuguese.

Surfrider, Sea Turtle Conservancy, Certon & Town Partner to “Rise Above Plastics"

More information click on Beachcomber Newsletter July 2015

 (Moved to 2nd Thursday to avoid July 4 conflicts)
6:30pm Thurs. July 9, 2015

Front Street Civic Center, 2205 Front Street, downtown Melbourne FL 32901

Free and open to the public. Donations gratefully accepted.
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PROGRAM: Young People and Their Concerns

What's on the minds of young people today? Do you know?