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RECRUITING CHILD SCIENTISTS AND PARENTS FOR A STUDY ABOUT FAMILY SOCIAL MEDIA SHARING

May 17, 2024
Researchers at UCF’s Institute for Simulation and Training and Indiana University are looking for parents and their children (age 11-13 years) to take part in a study exploring perspectives on family social media sharing. Our goal is to better understand how families feel about online photo sharing and identify the conversations they would like to…

2024 SHPE Jr Conference for High Schoolers

March 26, 2024
The SHPE Jr Conference is for high school students in the local Orlando area with a focus on projects and mentorship. The conference will be held on April 13th from 10am to 3pm on the UCF main campus. Activities will include: – Paper Rocket building in collaboration with UCF Knights Experimental Rocketry – MakeCode programming…

2024 SSTC Student Essay Contest

February 26, 2024
Calling all 7th and 8th graders! AIAA’s Space Systems Technical Committee (SSTC) is back with their 2024 middle school essay contest. This year’s topic relates to the effects of space observation on any chosen industry. Students must submit their essay by April 30th. For more information, please view the attached flyer.

Women in STEM – Aim High! 2023

November 2, 2023
We had a wonderful time at our 8th Annual Women in STEM – Aim High on October 18th, 2023! This evening is a collaboration with the offices of Career Services and Experiential Learning and features inspirational women and gender minorities in STEM to inspire our students. Read more here: Women in Stem: Aim High draws…

Science and Futbol!

October 28, 2022
Are you a soccer fan excited for the World Cup? What if I told you there is more to the sport than meets the eye! This November 21st-23rd come join Dr. Costas Efthimiou in a series of free talks that aim to explain soccer through a scientific lens in easy-to-understand language. The talks will explore…

SECME Train the Trainer Workshop

September 5, 2018
Are you a new SECME sponsor this year who would like to learn more about the SECME Regional Competition held at UCF? Please join us for the Train the Trainer Workshop on Saturday, September 22! Registration is required and space is limited to 60 participants.Click here to register now!

iSTEM Summer Camps

April 9, 2018
iSTEM, along with our partners at UCF and off campus, is proud to host a variety of summer camps for rising middle and high school students (grades 6-12)! Applications are now being accepted to all of our summer camp offerings with priority early acceptance deadlines approaching. Submit your application today! For more information on any…

EEK! Engineering Education for Kids 

April 9, 2018
Students in grades 3-8 learn the tenets of engineering in a week long immersive summer camp where they’ll test their creative problem-solving skills with exciting, hands-on team projects. Students will discover how engineers really work, and how as future engineers they can take on some of the greatest challenges facing our local communities and our world. Students will be introduced…

2018 Literacy Symposium

March 8, 2018
Join the UCF College of Education and Human Performance at the 20th Anniversary Celebration for a day of learning focused on celebrating literacy.  Be inspired throughout the day from experts in the field of literacy, presenters and Keynote Speakers, including: Dr. D. Ray Reutzel “Ten Lessons Learned about Teaching Comprehension of Informational Text” Dr. Patricia Crawford and Dr.…