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Cocoa Beach Elks Lodge Forms Technical and Vocational Trades Education Scholarship Fund

For every five technical or skilled trades workers who retire, only two replace them. Cocoa Beach Elks Lodge #2387 members who have come from technical and trades careers, and many others, realize there is and will be a critical shortage of these essential skilled workers going forward.

The Cocoa Beach Elks Lodge is kicking off a grassroots effort to support Technical and Vocational Trades education and career development through scholarships for local high school seniors. […]

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EDUCATION SPOTLIGHT: Florida Tech President John Nicklow Reports Historic 2023 Enrollment Surge

Driven by Florida Tech’s outstanding academics, stellar reputation, top-notch facilities, and unparalleled career opportunities for graduates, a record cohort of incoming students started classes at Melbourne University this fall, President John Nicklow told faculty and staff Wednesday morning in his inaugural State of the University address. […]

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Palm Bay Academy Middle School and Florida Tech Join Forces to Foster Innovative Collaboration for STEM Education

Palm Bay Academy Middle School is excited to announce a groundbreaking partnership with the Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) under a prestigious National Science Foundation grant aimed at fostering a deep interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education among middle school students, with a particular focus on the captivating realm of chemistry. […]