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, […]
Join us at the University of Central Florida on Wednesday, November 15 from 10:30am-1pm for a free STEM education event! Pre-register your class, organization, family, or just yourself for our 2017 Maps, Apps and Drones on-campus event, hosted by UCF’s Citizen Science GIS, Department of Sociology and iSTEM. Come learn about maps, apps and drones […]
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 […]
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 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. […]
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 […]
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.
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
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/.