Florida Institute of Technology Emeritus



Having served Florida Institute of Technology for many years as full time active professors, the Professors Emeriti wish to continue to contribute to the growth of academic excellence of the University. To provide a formal means of coordinating their contributions, this organization is formed.

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The Silver Panther

The Harry Weber University Archive Exibit Room now open

On April 29, the public and the campus community were invited to attend the Inagual Exhibit Open House in Evans Library.  The room’s first exhibit was entitled, “Vision Extraordinaire: The History of Florida Institute of Technology.” Visitors enjoyed  the varied displays of documents, artifacts and more that mark key points in Florida Tech’s 56-year history


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2014 - 2015 Events Schedule

Homecoming – October 21– October 26, 2014

 Emeritus Luncheon – Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 12-200 p.m. Board of Trustees Room.

 Faculty and Staff service awards – April 2, 2015 , 3-5 pm. - Gleason

 Honor’s Convocation – Thursday, April 23, 2015, 3:30 p.m. - Gleason

 The Northrop Grumman Engineering and Science Student Design Showcase

 Friday, April 10 , 2015.  Viewing and judging from 11-4 p.m.- Awards ceremony for the students from 5-6 p.m.

 Emeritus Reception – Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.,

Hartley Room




Welcome 2014 Emeriti


Welcome 2014 Emeriti



   2014 Florida Instute of Technology Emeriti

Dr. Michael Babich, Department Head, Chemistry

Dr. Arthur Gutman, College of Psychology and Liberal Arts 

Dr. John Patton, Nathan M. Bisk College of Business 

Mrs. Jean Sparks, Library


Emeriti in "Active Retirement"

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