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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Professsors Emeriti Handbook


Professors Emeriti Newsletter

The Silver Panther

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !!!

Welcome 2015-2016 Professors Emeriti

Lazlo Backsay

John Hadjilogiou

Dennis Jackson

The Harry Weber University Archive Exibit Room is now open!

On April 29, 2014 the public and the campus community were invited to attend the Inagural Archives Exhibit Open House in Evans Library.  The room’s first exhibit was entitled, “Vision Extraordinaire: The History of Florida Institute of Terchnology.” Visitors enjoyed  the varied displays of documents, artifacts and more that mark key points in Florida Tech’s 56-year history.  At the luncheon on September 16, the Dean of Libraries, Dr. Sohair Wastawy presented a slide show - "Coming of Age:  The Florida Tech Archives"2015 - 2016 Events Schedule

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Events Schedule 2015-2016

Emeritus Luncheon - Tuesday, Feb. 23 2016  - 12 - 2 pm - Trustees Room

Faculty and Staff Service Awards - April 7, 2016

Northrup Grumman Eng. and Sci. Student Design Showcase - April 8, 2016,  11am - 6pm

Honor's Convocation - April 14, 2016 - 3:30 Gleason Hall

Emeritus Reception - April 28, 2016  ,  3 to 5 pm - Hartley Room

Faculty General Asssembly - Friday, August 12 - 3 - 4 pm - Gleason Hall

Faculty Reception - Friday, August 12 -  4 - 6:30 pm  -  Hartly Room




Emeriti in "Active Retirement"

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