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SWE Mystery Design

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

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.

Women In STEM: Aim Higher!

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

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, […]

Physics Career Day 2017

Posted on by Lacey Murphey

The UCF Physics Department is proud to present Physics Career Day on Saturday, October 21st. The event will begin promptly at 10AM with registration beginning at 9:30AM in the College of Sciences Building, Auditorium Room 101. Come and hear about exciting careers in Physics! This free event is geared towards high school juniors and seniors as […]

DBER Seminar First Meeting

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

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 […]

STEM Ed Research Symposium

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

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 […]

Real Science

Posted on by Renee Sackett

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!

Posted on by Renee Sackett

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 […]

SWEet College Day

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

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.