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Charging Forward: The Next Startup CEO

Be The Next: Startup CEO from Florida Poly on Vimeo. Don’t go into business with someone who is already a friend. Get comfortable with failing. Trust your gut. These are just a few of the lessons Mark Provenzano has learned fromLEARN MORE

Fleet Dreams: The Next to Go Faster

Blink and you’ll miss him. Alberto Pinero Jr. has been zipping around on an electric bike since high school. The sleek, speedy bike was the result of hours of tinkering and research by a teenager fascinated by technology. When itLEARN MORE

Micro Power: The Next Gamechanger

Sometimes the smallest things hold the biggest impact. For Chris Dowdy and his classmates at Florida Polytechnic University, the key to unlocking new levels of sustainable energy can only be seen under a microscope. Chris’ research project focuses on aLEARN MORE

Problem Solved: The Next to Identify a Solution

When it comes to fishing apps, this is one you don’t want to get away.   Identafish comes from the mind of sophomore Geoffrey Ruiz, who has been wielding a fishing rod since he was a toddler. He can tellLEARN MORE

Florida Poly Seals Partnership with Fulbright Canada

LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Polytechnic University and the Foundation for Educational Exchange between Canada and the United States of America (Fulbright Canada) have formed a partnership bringing new educational opportunities for students and professors. The partnership establishes Killam Fellowships, asLEARN MORE

Florida Poly Hosts First International Conferences

Researchers from as far away as Australia and China were represented this weekend as Florida Polytechnic University hosted its first international conferences. The 2017 International Conference on Computing and Data Analysis and International Conference on Computing and Data Analysis broughtLEARN MORE