October 30, 2020

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Escambia High School engineering students create an award-winning rover

An Escambia High School team of engineering students recently won NASA's prestigious Neil Armstrong Best Design Award for their construction of a rover. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Ferrate Solutions awarded $3-million contract to remove toxins from Lake Okeechobee

Removing the phosphorous and nitrogen that cause the well-documented troubles in Lake Okeechobee... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Denise Vidal hit the ground running as head of Lee County Electric Cooperative

When Denise Vidal became executive vice president and CEO of the Lee County Electric Cooperative (LCEC) last year... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Orlando-based DeCurtis launches shield against COVID

For years, Orlando-based DeCurtis has sold cruise lines software that eases boarding and disembarkation from ships... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

HabiJax to build first tiny house community in Jacksonville

The community also will be HabiJax's first rental community. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Miami's Arteza part of artistic renaissance during coronavirus

The coronavirus, with its lockdowns and quarantines, has spawned a new generation of artistic hobbyists, driving up sales at Arteza, an e-commerce company based in North Miami Beach. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

COVID-19 has brought more students into Florida nursing programs

Nova Southeastern and FAU are among the Southeast Florida institutions reporting stable or increasing headcount in their nursing programs. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Jacksonville University takes a community approach to its nursing simulation program

With a mission to reduce medical errors, Jacksonville University has opened its nursing simulation facility to the Northeast Florida medical community. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

FSU-Panama City will begin offering a doctorate in nurse anesthesia

Pending approval by the national Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs, which will conduct its review in January. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

FIU launches sexual assault survivors forensic exams program for nurses

FIU's new program teaches nurses how to collect DNA evidence, tend to patients' physical and emotional needs and become expert witnesses... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Florida nurse Ashley DeShields call to duty

From the time she was a child, Ashley DeShields had a vague sense that she would choose a profession that would enable her to help people... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Former UCF nursing students research improving COVID-19 patients oxygen levels

The pandemic has highlighted the research of two former UCF nursing students on prone-positioning ... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

UCF's expertise comes in handy during the pandemic

One in every 10 faculty members at the University of Central Florida's College of Nursing is certified in health care simulation... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Astronaut Nicole Stott is a Florida Icon

Retired astronaut, artist and director of the Space for Art Foundation, St. Petersburg; age 57 Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Florida has a growing list of restaurants catering to whiskey lovers

Yes, I can show you the way to the next whiskey bar. But it's not the dive that Jim Morrison and Bertolt Brecht mooned about in the last century. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

The pandemic hasn't slowed down Florida dorm-building by private companies

In July, Global City Development completed The One at University City, a $231-million, 1,244-bed private dorm across the street in Sweetwater... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Kasey Kesselring has built Montverde Academy into an academic and athletic powerhouse

The 125-acre campus wasn't always bustling. When Kasey Kesselring arrived as the headmaster in the fall of 1999, the school had only 103 full-time students... Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Mary Mayhew, Florida Hospital Association

‘You don't make good decisions if you're constantly in crisis mode.' Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Cammy Abernathy, UF

UF's engineering dean touts the advantages of a diverse student body. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Karmen Keup, UBS

‘I am in no way, shape or form a wallflower.' Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Marlene Santos, Gulf Power

Managing through crisis comes with the territory. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Maria Garcia, Koyzak Tropin Throckmorton

An expert in health care law. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Christina “Cina” Welch, FCCI

Rebuilding confidence after an abrupt leadership transition. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Inez Long, Black Business Investment Fund of Central Florida

Helping 'as many small, minority and underserved businesses as possible.' Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Katie Yeutter, Florida Chamber of Commerce

The chamber's No. 2 executive plays a key role during the pandemic. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

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Florida Trend Video Pick

Despite COVID-19, the Fort Lauderdale boat show kicks off
Despite COVID-19, the Fort Lauderdale boat show kicks off

For a hospitality industry and service industry struggling to make it through COVID, the 2020 annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show promises to bring jobs and an economic boost to Florida and Broward County.

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