The Discipline-Based Education Research (DBER) seminars are set for Spring 2018. The seminar group will meet each Monday from 11:30am-12:30pm in the Physical Sciences Building (PSB), room 146. You can follow the schedule and meeting details on their website.
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The UCF Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will be hosting Mystery Design, an engineering Outreach event that is geared towards middle school girls, on November 18th from 9am – 3pm. The event will be taking place on the UCF campus, specifically within the Mathematical Sciences building (MSB). Registration and more information can be found on the SWE website: ucfswe.org/Outreach.
Come join us for our 2nd annual Women in STEM: Aim Higher! networking event on October 18. Meet with industry professional women to hear their stories and recommendations for success. The evening kicks-off in the Student Union Pegasus Ballroom at 5:00pm with networking and refreshments provided by Tijuana Flats and Jeremiah’s Italian Ice. Our keynote, […]
The DBER seminar group will host their first meeting for this semester Monday (9/25) in PSB 445 from 11:30 – 12:30. They have selected a short article on the idea of a DBER Alliance. The agenda for the first meeting will be brief introductions, discussion of the article, and planning for the rest of the […]
Gain insight from thriving UCF collaborations, explore filling research knowledge gaps and make contacts with future collaborators for successful proposal writing in STEM Education and Education Research. Receiving a charge to action from the STEM and Education Deans, attendees will have the opportunity to learn firsthand about the successful collaborations in STEM Education and STEM […]
The UCF Society of Women Engineers is hosting SWEet College Day, an engineering Outreach event geared towards high school girls. Taking place on the UCF campus, this is a one-of-a-kind event where students can participate in hands-on, interactive workshops from various engineering disciplines. Registration links can be found at: www.UCFSWE.weebly.com/Outreach. Registration deadline is April 1st.
The EXCEL program at UCF hosted its first ever alumni reunion in conjunction with the Knights battle against Tulsa. EXCEL, a program aimed to increase STEM student success in the first two years of college, played host to over 50 students and alumni. For the full story, visit https://sciences.ucf.edu/news/excel-celebrates-10-years/.
On Friday, October 28, the University of Central Florida’s Center for Initiatives in STEM hosted 1,200 K-12 students on campus for its bi-annual STEM Day event. In collaboration with the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, every student was given the opportunity to hear from former astronaut Mike McCulley regarding his adventures in space and explore a variety […]
Mystery Design is an engineering Outreach event that is geared towards middle school girls. The date for Mystery Design this year is November 5th, and the event will be taking place on the UCF campus, specifically within our Mathematical Sciences building. Registration is on the SWE website: ucfswe.weebly.com/outreach.
The University of Central Florida Physics Department will be hosting a Physics Career Exploration Day on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10:00 AM (registration opens at 9:30 AM). This event will kick off in the College of Sciences Building, Auditorium Room 101. Physics Career Exploration Day is geared toward high school students who want to explore careers in physics. The […]