News

  • Florida Poly president makes Tampa Bay's Power 100 list

    Jan 28, 2022

    Dr. Randy K. Avent, president of Florida Polytechnic University, was named one of the most influential businesspeople in the Tampa Bay area by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. The publication recently revealed its annual Power 100 list recognizing the region's most impactful business leaders.

  • Intramural sports offer Phoenixes fun competition

    Jan 27, 2022

    When Cadreeo Hudson '20 arrived as a freshman to the Florida Polytechnic University campus, he was excited to sign up for intramural sports as a way to meet people, enjoy a little competition, and have fun.

  • Florida Poly department chair joins prestigious journal's editorial board

    Jan 25, 2022

    Dr. Bruce Jacob, an internationally recognized researcher and chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Florida Polytechnic University, has joined the editorial board of IEEE Access.

  • Students to gain career momentum at Saddle Creek Day on Campus

    Jan 19, 2022

    One of the most daunting parts of the college experience is looking for a job to step into after graduation. Saddle Creek Logistics Services, Florida Polytechnic University's largest corporate partner, will host Saddle Creek Day on Campus on Thursday, Jan. 20, to engage with students and share ways to successfully begin their careers.

  • Rotaract Club of Florida Poly works to help University community and beyond

    Jan 18, 2022

    The mission that drives the Rotaract Club of Florida Poly is rooted in service to community and to others. Student members can help others and be of service while expanding their networking circle, developing leadership skills, and enjoying mentorship and peer camaraderie.

  • Sophomore becomes first US Navy Officer Candidate from Florida Poly NUPOC program

    Jan 13, 2022

    As Patrick Cole works toward his bachelor's degree at Florida Polytechnic University, he is now secure in the knowledge that he will have a steady income for the remainder of his education and a well-paying career waiting for him after graduation.

  • FIPR secures $150K grant to create U.S. source of critical rare earth elements

    Jan 11, 2022

    The production of computers, solar panels, smartphones, electric cars, and more all rely on a steady supply of rare earth elements. China currently supplies most of the world's rare earth elements, but a new Department of Energy grant awarded to Florida Polytechnic University's Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute (FIPR) aims to change that.

  • New online tool helps bolster STEM careers from Florida Poly

    Jan 10, 2022

    Talented high school students who aim to pursue high-wage careers in science, technology, engineering, and math can now easily learn how Florida Polytechnic University can help them achieve their goals through an innovative online tool.

  • Positivity and commitment to service drive Florida Poly police officer

    Jan 7, 2022

    Officer Bobby Neil brings a specific mindset to his daily work with the Florida Polytechnic University Police Department.

  • Here are Florida Poly's top 10 stories of 2021

    Dec 30, 2021

    The end of 2021 marks a year filled with national recognition, exceptional growth, and incredible achievements. Amid a changed global landscape, the Florida Polytechnic University community worked hard to continue growing and moving forward. The year's highlights included impressive U.S. News and World Report and other rankings, international accolades for stellar faculty members, and innovative opportunities for hands-on learning. Read the list of Florida Poly's top 10 stories of 2021.