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Innovation Academy Featured on Innovation Origin Stories Podcast

Neil Israel of Innovation Origin Stories interviewed Dr. Jeff Citty, Director of the University of Florida’s Innovation Academy, in a September podcast to discuss the now 10-year-old program’s past, present, and future.

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Innovation Academy Hosts Annual Catalyst Showcase

Summer A Innovation Academy students showcased their group’s technological innovations.

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UF students show off live play work environment display

Freshman students at the University of Florida participated in the 10th anniversary of the catalyst event for the innovation academy.

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The UF Innovation Academy is pleased to announce the addition of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Track to the Innovation Minor.

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Innovation Academy featured in New York Bestselling Author, Josh Linkner’s new book Big Little Breakthroughs

New York Times Bestselling Author, UF Alum and 2019 IA Keynote Speaker, Josh Linkner, has launched his new book titled Big Little Breakthroughs: How Small, Everyday Innovations Drive Oversized Results. University of Florida’s Innovation Academy is proud to celebrate this achievement, and is honored to be featured in the book.

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IA Faculty Wins Prestigious Housing Award

"I was completely shocked when I received the phone call informing me of my award. All of the work I've done in the past and continue to do, I do for students...to help them be successful.  I am truly honored that someone thought it was award-worthy, especially from an organization like ACUHO-I."

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