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  • Building the American Dream

    October 10, 2022

    The University of Florida’s Association of Hispanic Alumni (AHA) recently selected Carlos A. Penin, PE, (CCE, ‘77) to receive the 2022 Gran Caimán of the Year award for his passion, commitment and leadership beyond engineering.  “I am humbled beyond words in receiving this honor. First, it recognizes my Cuban American heritage, and second, I join many ...

  • Making a Change from Coast to Coast

    August 24, 2021

    Elliott White Jr., Ph.D., (Ph.D., EES ‘19) knows firsthand the powerful effects mentoring can have on student success, and he is determined to repeat it. Dr. White credits his mentor for being his biggest motivator, advocate and critic. Now, Dr. White has accepted a position as a tenure-track assistant professor at Stanford University and he ...

  • Florida Governor Appoints UF Engineering Alumnus Member of Broward Health Board of Commissioners

    May 5, 2021

    Christopher Pernicano (BSME ’89, ME Env. Eng. ’93, MBA ’93), an esteemed alumnus of the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, was recently appointed to the North Florida Hospital District (Broward Health) Board of Commissioners by Governor Ron DeSantis. Pernicano currently serves as the chief technology officer at Tellus LLC, a leading provider of mobile care ...