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NASA MINDS 2022 Competition

May 10, 2022
Congratulations to two of our EXCEL students, Tatianna Gary and Jamie Michelich, for helping their teams win top awards at the NASA MINDS 2022 competition! Out of 7 total finalists for the NASA MINDS 2022 competition, two were teams from UCF. EXCEL Student Tatianna Gary participated in team SenseAid, which won 1st place overall, 1st…

JOB POSTING: City of Altamonte Springs Environmental Lab

April 4, 2022
Full-Time Position Posting The City of Altamonte Spring Environmental Laboratory, will be searching for candidates to fill 2 entry-level positions.  These are Full- time Permanent positions with Benefits.  Chemistry or Biology BS degrees preferred, but will consider other similar education.  The Positions are posted on the city’s website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/altamontespringsfl/.

Naval Nuclear Laboratory Career Fair April 5/6

March 30, 2022
The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is the U.S. Navy’s trusted partner for superior propulsion technology, design, testing, training, and support.  The Naval Nuclear Laboratory team will be on campus April 5th & 6th to meet students and conduct interviews. Please check out the event flyer.

Apply Now: Biomaterials Research Experience

March 29, 2022
The Biomaterials and Nanomedicine Lab seeks to fill an undergraduate research assistant position within the BiionixTM (Bionic Materials, Implants & Interfaces) Cluster at the UCF College of Medicine. Our research program focuses on implementation of novel manufacturing methods for developing bioabsorbable magnesium bone implants. We seek a highly motivated individual with a strong interest in advanced manufacturing…

Women in STEM Leadership Panel

March 18, 2022
We are inviting university students to participate in an Women in STEM Leadership Panel! Participants will hear from female leaders working in roles from manager to VP, in a variety of STEM fields, who will share their experiences of their career paths and what it is like to lead in the STEM fields. The format…

Panel on 3/24: Electric Vehicles

March 18, 2022
The Future is Electric!  Join us as we discuss electric vehicles and the infrastructure needed to meet the increasing demand and the long-term effects for a large scale transition. Please see the flyer for the panelists and more information.

Think 30 Scholarship

March 1, 2022
Think 30 Scholarship applications are now open until Friday, May 13, 2022, at 11:59pm. The scholarship is part of the Think 30 initiative and helps students understand the connection between earning their bachelor’s degrees in four years and succeeding after graduation. Visit the Think 30 webpage to learn more about the program, review scholarship criteria,…

Florida Executive Women (FEW) Scholarship

March 1, 2022
The Florida Executive Women (FEW) Scholarship is now open. Deadline to apply is April 23, 2022.  Please see the eligibility criteria and application information below: Eligibility This opportunity is only applicable to junior and senior female students. Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Financial need of at least $3,000.   Scholarship Application available here. Complete…

Summer Research Academy UCF

February 18, 2022
Summer Research Academy will be offered on July 21-23, 2022 3 Day Course during Summer B (1 credit) Learn about the nature of University research Meet with faculty and students active in research Explore research opportunities Prepare professionally for future research, internships/careers, and advanced degrees Deadline to apply is June 1st at https://ucf.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_22ZQva02FhzZEkl.

E-Week Industry Showcase

February 18, 2022
Meet representatives from many of our industry partners, learn about their work, and the opportunities they have available for you.  Check out the flyer below! Thursday, February 24th 9 am – 1 pm Industry Showcase Flyer

IGNITE with Texas Instruments & Meta!

February 10, 2022
Students, are you looking for great opportunities to learn, research, intern, and work in STEM fields?? Want to network with leaders from some of the best companies in brand??  Then you need to…IGNITE!  Join us at our upcoming virtual I.G.N.I.T.E. sessions to connect with Texas Instruments and Meta (formerly Facebook)…Register and get your Zoom link…

NASA Pathways Application Open

February 10, 2022
Opportunities will be posted February 7th – February 11th on www.USAJOBs.gov To learn about Pathways program and how to apply to our vacancies, interested candidates may visit our website at https://www.nasa.gov/careers/pathways/. Under the “What We’re Currently Recruiting For” section, you’ll see a link that takes you to a listing of all of our announcements (with direct…

IBM Accelerate Accepting Applications Now

February 3, 2022
IBM is hosting our 2nd Annual learning experience, IBM Accelerate: Talent Identification Program, and I thought your members may be interested in participating in our program. Even if your members have secured an internship for the summer, this is a great opportunity and will support their professional development. This is a program dedicated to undergraduates…

Astronaut Scholarship

February 2, 2022
EXCEL/COMPASS students are encouraged to apply. We have had multiple winners from our program – you could be the next one! Below find information about the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation award, which is an exceptional opportunity for our junior/senior level students. For more information on the process of applying, please contact the Office of Prestigious Awards.…

UCF Job Shadow Program

January 28, 2022
Connect with recruiters and industry professionals to explore careers or industries of interest to you while building your professional network! Session dates are March 8 – 11. Application Dates: January 27-February 7 (at 12 pm) Virtual and in-person options available. How to Apply Visit Handshake and search “UCF Job Shadow Program” under “Jobs” to sign up.…

SOARS – Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research & Science

January 20, 2022
WHO: Undergraduates Interested in STEM Pathways in Academia and careers. WHAT: Multi-year undergraduate-to graduate bridge Program, that focuses on increasing the diversity of the atmospheric and related sciences. WHERE: Summer research in Boulder, CO: at NCAR|UCAR, NOAA, University of Colorado, Boulder, and other partnering laboratories and universities. RESEARCH AREAS: Artic ice, Climate and Model Research,…

Speaker Series Jan. 26: The Ethical Challenges of Drone Warfare

January 20, 2022
Is it right to program machines to kill? The proliferation of drones in combat has challenged traditional understanding of justice in war. For example, drones have been used to strike enemy targets outside of the context of war. More concerning, algorithms are increasingly taking the place of decision making once reserved exclusively to the morally…

Engineering/Computer Science Virtual Career Kickoff

January 12, 2022
If you are looking for a competitive edge over your peers who are also applying for those same positions, consider signing up for Career Kickoff on January 28th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Career Kickoff will allow you the opportunity to speak with alumni in the industry to practice job interviews, learn about their…

Summer Off-Campus Research Experiences Workshop

January 12, 2022
Learn the basics of summer off-campus research experiences: What are they? Who can apply? Are these opportunities paid? When do applications open? This session is a partnership between the Office of Undergraduate Research and Academic Advancement Programs and is open to all undergraduates. January 14, 2022 at 12 pm, Trevor Coulborn Hall 201 January 18,…

Career Readiness Month: Jan 11-31, 2022

January 11, 2022
Career Services will be hosting Career Readiness programs throughout the month of January to prepare the students for Internship Fairs, 1/26 and 1/27, and Career Expo, 2/1. Click here to view the event calendar. In these sessions the students will learn how to: Build winning resumes and prepare for virtual and in-person interviews. Engage with…