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2019 Florida Regional Junior Science, Engineering, and Humanities Symposium (JSEHS)

Published: Oct 8th, 2018

2019 Program Information The Florida Regional Junior Science, Engineering, and Humanities Symposium (JSEHS) is open to all Florida high school students (grades 9-12), select middle school students (grades 6-8), teachers, […]

Register for the 2018 Mini Medical School

Published: Oct 13th, 2017

UF CPET is pleased to present “Why We Worry-An Exploration of Anxiety” The Fall 2018 Mini Medical School will take place on Friday, November 30, 2018. Register for the event […]

Humanities and the Sunshine State Summer Program wins the 2017 UF Champions for Change Award!

Published: May 16th, 2017

The UF Center for Precollegiate Education and Training, Center for Humanities and the Public Sphere, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences were recipients of the Champions for Change […]

High School Science Program

SETS: Grant-Winning B2B Teacher brings Students to UF

Published: Jan 20th, 2017

Albert Einstein once said, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Luckily, 26 Stranahan High School students have the pleasure of […]

Applications for 2017 Summer Programs Now Open!

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

  Applications for UF CPET summer programs in 2017 are now up online!  Please visit our 2017 Application Information Page for more details on how to apply. Unfamiliar with our programs?  Please […]

Royal Palm Beach HS Senior Gets Hands-On Biotech Experience at UF to Develop Heart Stent

Published: Nov 28th, 2016

This article, written by Julie Houston Trieste, was published on November 21st under District News for the School District of Palm Beach County. To hear Royal Palm Beach High School […]

UF SSTP Mentor and Participant at NanoFlorida

Published: Oct 6th, 2016

UF SSTP participant Dayita Wable and her mentor, Olivia Lanier, attended NanoFlorida 2016 to present their research from the laboratory of Dr. Jon Dobson. NanoFlorida, an annual nanoscience technology symposium, […]

Register for the 2016 Mini Medical School

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

UF CPET is pleased to announce the 16th annual Mini Medical School! Register for the event here. Once we have reached capacity, all additional registrants will be placed on a […]

Memories of Science Quest 2016

Published: Sep 6th, 2016

Check out this  great video made by one of our student participants, Lauren Roche, about her experience at Science Quest this summer.  This year’s group of Science Questers were an […]

Setting the Gold Standard

Published: Aug 30th, 2016

Former University of Florida Student Science Training Program Alumnus, Bo You, was acknowledged for his contributions to a recent publication in Nature Materials for the research he conducted during the […]