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Ron DeSantis: Florida Helps U.S. Surpass China in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certifications

Last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that more than 7,500 students have earned an entrepreneurship and small business (ESB) certification between July 1, 2021, and March 31, 2022. Due to Florida’s leadership (accounting for nearly...
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FAMU Getting $5 Million from Google

The one-time unrestricted financial grant will provide FAMU with financial support for scholarships, technological infrastructure support, career readiness and curriculum development.
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Michael Waltz Will Lead Republicans on House Research and Technology Subcommittee

Waltz announced this week that he will serve as the top Republican on the subcommittee. 
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Al Lawson: NSF Sending Funds to Help STEM Students at Jacksonville University

Lawson said on Thursday that the National Science Foundation (NSF) will send $943,266 to JU. The funds will come through NSF’s Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program.
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Florida Polytechnic University Launches Health Systems Engineering Program

The Health Systems Engineering program allows students pursuing a degree in data science or business analytics to declare a concentration in HSE. Students majoring in computer science, or electrical, mechanical, or computer engineering can also benefit from this program by pursuing an HSE certificate.
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Florida Polytechnic University Launches Nuclear Propulsion Pipeline Program to Have Grads Serve as Naval...

The Florida Poly program launched this semester and currently has 12 students.
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Kathy Castor Urges USF to Keep College of Education’s Undergraduate Program

USF's College of Education’s undergraduate program, which serves as the largest single provider of teachers to the Tampa Bay area, has benefited from over $34 million in federal grants throughout Castor’s time serving in Congress.
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Donald Trump Signs Into Law Marco Rubio’s, Neal Dunn’s Proposal to Move Veterans Into...

At the end of December, the U.S. Senate passed Rubio’s version of the bill, which has presidential hopeful U.S Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., as the main cosponsor, without opposition. Dunn was able to get his version, which had U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., as a cosponsor, through the House at the end of last month without opposition.
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Feds Sending Funds to Florida Polytechnic University for Project on Engineering, STEM Students

“The one-of-a-kind research will analyze the motives and barriers to ethical behavior in an academic setting, and the resulting ethical attitudes and actions exhibited by students. It also examines the extent to which these ethical attitudes continue once students enter the engineering workforce,” the university noted. 
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Marco Rubio Hits Tampa Bay to Focus on Women in Small Business, Tour Port...

With Congress out of session, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., visited Tampa Bay on Tuesday to focus on small business issues and healthcare for veterans. 
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Marco Rubio’s, Amy Klobuchar’s Bill Helping Veterans Move into STEM Jobs Gains Momentum in...

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., score a win this week as their proposal to move veterans into the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields is building traction on Capitol Hill.
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Al Lawson Helps North Florida Community College Secure Almost $2 Million for STEM Efforts

“The North Florida Community College project provides the opportunity for middle school students in high poverty rural areas to pursue their interest in STEM,” the congressman’s office noted.
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