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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