Universities across the state have been busy putting their name out there. Here’s one more shout out to add to the ones you have received in the past weeks due to your awesome accomplishments!

Congratulations to Florida International’s Men’s Soccer Team! The team defeated Marshall in the Conference USA Soccer Championship November 15. This is the team’s first championship title in Conference USA. Go Panthers!

Did you know that Indian River State College has a planetarium? Shows are featured on select Fridays and Saturdays. For the holiday season, ‘Star of Wonder’ is the sought after show as it centers on finding the star that guided the Magi over two thousand years ago. To find out more information on show times and pricing, click here.

Florida Institute of Technology has secured Buzz Aldrin to serve as a Research Professor for Aeronautics and as the Senior Faculty Advisor for the newly established Buzz Aldrin Space Institute. The Institute will support commercial and international development of lunar resources to support an eventual Mars settlement. Before becoming an astronaut in 1963, Aldrin earned a Doctorate in Aeronautics from MIT. Way to go, Florida Tech!