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Real Science

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The Biology Summer Field Institute isn’t a field trip into the woods. For the week of July 17, rising high school juniors and seniors become real scientists. Led by Jennifer Elliott, Assistant Director of the UCF Arboretum, students were broken up into four groups: wetlands health assessment, forest ecology, vegetation monitoring, and gopher tortoise studies. […]

Another Successful Year Of Camp Connect I And II!

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Camp Connect I successfully completed its fifth year by hosting 80 students on UCF’s Main Campus! Originally created in 2012 by the UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Camp Connect has been a part of the Center for Initiatives in STEM (iSTEM) for the past three years. This week-long […]

Introduce A Girl To Engineering Day!

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Join Kennedy Space Center on February 23rd as they host a unique streaming event for National Engineers Week! Tune in to see female scientists and engineers from NASA tell you about their careers and research. Click here for more information: Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day