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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FIT Pelicans

Old FIT Pelican Newsletters


Professors Emeriti Handbook






Professors Emeriti Newsletter

The Silver Panther

We have welcomed the following 2015-2016 Professors Emeriti, and now look forward to the 2016-1017 awards!

Lazlo Backsay

John Hadjilogiou

Dennis Jackson

Notice:  The Professors Emeriti Handbook (2012 Revised Version)  has been posted on this website.  Please "click on" the image on the right of this page, or open the file from the menu on the top left of the page.


The Harry Weber University Archive Exibit Room

OThe University Archives Exhibit is now open 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. 

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Events Schedule 2015-2016

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"

Invitation to Emeriti:  Send in an article (with Photos) and I'll publish it on the web page shown below. 

Tom Stephens, Web Page Manager:   tstephens@cfl.rr.com

To see where  emeriti have gone, and what they have done, click on "Silver Panthers on the Go"

Paws to Reflect

Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark. Professionals built the Titanic. (anon.)

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