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New Transoft Solutions Scholarship for Undergraduate Students in Transportation

Published: May 22nd, 2018

Chayma Tika and Sophia Semensky were presented with the Transoft Solutions Scholarship at the WTS Symposium held on April 4, 2018, at the University of Florida. This new scholarship is […]

A Look at the Former External Advisory Board Chair’s Contributions to the UFTI

Published: May 22nd, 2018

Milton Carrasco, President and CEO of Transoft Solutions Inc., is a fervent supporter of the University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI), and when he was asked by Dr. Lily Elefteriadou in […]

UFTI Student Deja Jackson Selected as an ENO fellow and a Traffic Safety Scholar

Published: Apr 2nd, 2018

Congratulations to Deja Jackson for being invited to the 26th Annual Eno Future Leaders Development Conference in Washington, D.C.! This is the first time Jackson, who is pursuing an Ph.D. […]

Three UF Students Receive WTS Scholarships

Three UF Students Receive WTS Scholarships

Published: Oct 3rd, 2017

This past month, three students from the WTS Florida Gator Student Chapter, also known as WTS Advancing Women in Transportation, were awarded scholarships. These awards were presented at the WTS […]

UFTI Student Tyler Valila wins ITE Scholarship Award for 2017-2018 School Year

UFTI Student Tyler Valila wins ITE Scholarship Award for 2017-2018 School Year

Published: Sep 1st, 2017

Tyler Valila, a second-year transportation engineering student, was this year’s recipient for the Institute of Transportation Engineers Scholarship Award. Valila was born and raised in Gardner, Massachusetts. He completed his […]

UFTI Students Present Posters at FDOT’s Transplex

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

UFTI students, Deja Jackson and Fabio Sasahara, attended the Florida Department of Transportation’s TRANSPLEX conference in Ponte Verda, FL, from August 8-10, 2017. Jackson and Sasahara were two out of […]

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recently awarded UFTI’s Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Center three Accelerating Safety Activities Program (ASAP) awards. The three awards represent more than half of all available […]

UFTI Director Elected President of the Council of University Transportation Centers

Published: Aug 2nd, 2017

During the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC)  Summer Meeting in Buffalo, NY, Dr. Lily Elefteriadou was elected  president of the organization.   Dr. Elefteriadou will serve as President for one […]

UFTI Student Deja Jackson Awarded UF Dr. J. Michael Rollo Diversity Impact Award

Published: Jun 5th, 2017

University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) student Deja Jackson was named the graduate student awardee for the UF Dr. J. Michael Rollo Diversity Impact Award. The award was presented to […]

STRIDE Research Coordinator Completes UF Leadership Academy

STRIDE Research Coordinator Completes UF Leadership Academy

Published: Jun 5th, 2017

Ines Aviles-Spadoni, who serves as the research coordinator for the UFTI’s U.S. DOT grant-funded University Transportation Center (STRIDE), completed a 9-month program for emerging leaders at the University of Florida. […]