Wandering Spirit: African Wax Prints

September 1 – December 15, 2018

This exhibition is a tribute to the century-old handmade designs and patterns on textiles that originated in Indonesia and were copied and industrialized by Europeans and exported to Africa. Wandering Spirit traces the developmental pathway of the African wax print and tells how these fabrics reflect the stories, dreams, and personalities of the people who wear them.

Marine Resources Council

MRC teams with the Brevard Zoo & the Interfaith Affiliations of Brevard (IFAB) group, recognizing water as an imperiled resource. 

NASA Greenbelt

NASA's Parker Solar Probe is set for an early Saturday launch from Cape Canaveral.  Dr. Eugene Parker is in town for the launch, and gave his odds for a successfull mission:

Cold War Kids Headlines Florida Tech Homecoming Fest Oct. 12

Aug 8, 2018
Florida Institute of Technology Alumni Association

The indie rock band Cold War Kids will headline Florida Institute of Technology’s Homecoming Fest on Friday, Oct. 12, in downtown Melbourne.

The free outdoor event on New Haven Avenue, presented by the Florida Tech Alumni Association and Mainstreet Partners, runs from 6 p.m. to midnight. It is one of the highlights of the university’s year-long 60th anniversary celebration.

In addition to music from Cold War Kids and opening acts Authority Zero and Moska Project, Homecoming Fest will feature street vendors and food and drink for sale.