Florida Tech Faculty Profile

Dr. Debbie Lelekis, Assistant Professor of English, School of Arts and Communication, stopped by the WFIT studios, located on the Florida Tech campus, to participate in a Florida Tech Faculty and Staff Profile.  Dr. Lelekis has written a book titled, American Literature, Lynching, and the Spectator in the Crowd: Spectacular Violence, scheduled for release on October 17, 2015.


Rocky Water Brew Fest

October 17, 2015 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmLocation: Tickets: At the Gate: $ 35.00 General Admission - In Advance: $ 30.00Buy tickets



7th Annual Brevard Bar Foundation

Golf Tournament  Saturday October 10th @ Indian River Colony Club   

Come and join us for some fun on… 


Sat. Oct. 10, 2015 Indian River Colony Club.7:30am Check In/Breakfast8:30am Shotgun Start1:00pm Awards Luncheon$75 per golfer (includes green fee, breakfast, & lunch)$25 per spectator (includes breakfast & lunch).Indian River Colony Club 
1936 Freedom Drive
Viera, FL 32940 

The Florida Tech campus is excited about the establishment of the Buzz Aldrin Space Institute at the university. Opening this fall and led by legendary Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the Institute will promote the settlement of Mars through research.

  1. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, 53% of adult dogs and 55% of cats in the US are obese or overweight.
  2. 22% of dog owners and 15% of cat owners said their pet's weight was normal when it was actually overweight or obese.
  3. The "fat pet gap" is the normalization of obesity by pet owners. (Read: fat pets = the new normal.)
  4. Cats who are 10 to 20% over their ideal body weight are considered overweight.