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Harris Corporation and Florida Institute of Technology Celebrate Student Design Center Opening


November 20, 2015
By Business Wire News

MELBOURNE, Fla.

Business and education leaders today celebrated the opening of the new $1.9 million Harris Student Design Center at Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne Florida. Made possible by a $1 million grant from Florida-based Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), the center provides a new team approach for engineering and science students to design, test and construct innovative solutions.

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Pictured from left to right are: Greg Tsark, Dr. Alton Romig Jr., Bill Brown, Dr. Anthony Catanese;  ...

Pictured from left to right are: Greg Tsark, Dr. Alton Romig Jr., Bill Brown, Dr. Anthony Catanese; Dr. T. Dwayne McCay, Dr. Martin Glicksman, Dr. Hamid Rassoul, and Dr. Pierre Larochelle (Photo: Mike Brown, Florida Institute of Technology)

Pictured from left to right are: Greg Tsark, VP of school facilities operations; Dr. Alton Romig Jr., president, National Academy of Engineering; Bill Brown, Harris chairman, president and CEO; Dr. Anthony Catanese; school president and CEO; Dr. T. Dwayne McCay, school EVP and COO; Dr. Martin Glicksman, dean, College of Engineering; Dr. Hamid Rassoul, dean, College of Science; and Dr. Pierre Larochelle, associate dean, College of Engineering.

About Harris Corporation

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving our customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports customers in more than 125 countries, has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue and 22,000 employees worldwide. The company is organized into four business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems, Electronic Systems, and Critical Networks. Learn more at harris.com.

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