EFTI Headlines

EFTI Headlines is your place to get updates on the Institute and the different ways you can become involved

April 2016

  • Message from the Director

    Here are some updates on what is going on in EFTI. Read more…

  • Updates for our Advisory Board

  • EFTI News

    • TCMI Study Shows Zika Doesn’t Deter American Travelers from Traveling Abroad. Read more…
    • SMART Destination and Design Workshop. Read more… 
  • EFTI at Gator Day!

    Florida’s premier annual educational conference took place August 31- September 21 at the Tampa Bay Convention Center. Read more…

October/November 2015

  • Updates for our Advisory Board

  • UF Disney Academic Exchange Update

    With the students nearing the end of their program, take a look of what they have experienced over the past few months. Read more…

  • EFTI News

    • EFTI featured in the Journal of Travel Research. Read more…
    • The King & Queen of Spain celebrated the 450th Commemoration of St. Augustine. Read more…
    • TIPSE Partners recognized for excellence. Read more…
    • List of recent faculty publications and presentations. Read more…

August/September 2015

  • Message from the Director

    Dr. Dan Fesenmaier is excited for the future of EFTI! Read more…

  • Updates for our Advisory Board

  • EFTI Current Projects

    Take a look at some of our most recent projects. Read more…

  • Highlights from the Florida Tourism Conference

    Florida’s premier annual educational conference took place August 31- September 21 at the Tampa Bay Convention Center. Read more…

  • EFTI Snapshots

    Do you have any interesting or fun photos to you would like to share with us? Send them and we will include them in EFTI snapshots. Read more…

Summer 2015

  • Updates for our Advisory Board

    The EFTI Advisory Board continues to grow. Take a look at what they have been up to and recent updates. Read more…

  • UF Disney Academic Exchange Program

    Our new group of Canadian students got a taste of the Gator Nation before beginning their internship with Disney read more….

  • International Perspectives

    Members of EFTI have had the opportunity to travel to Kenya and Nepal. See first hand their unique experiences:

  • EFTI Snapshots

    Do you have any interesting or fun photos to you would like to share with us? Send them and we will include them in EFTI snapshots. Read more…

     

April & May 2015

  • Update from our Advisory Board Meeting

    The EFTI Advisory Board met on May 8th at Bimini Boatyard in Fort Lauderdale, FL for their Spring Advisory Board Meeting. Read more…

  • New Graduate Programs

    The EFTI team has spear-headed the initiative to offer two new concentrations to our TRSM graduate programs read more…

  • EFTI Current Projects

    The semester may be over, but our faculty never stop working. Take a look at a few of the summer projects our EFTI faculty will be apart of. Read more…

     

March 2015

  • Updates from our Board Members

    The EFTI Advisory Board contains world renowned industry professionals. Take a look at what they have been up to and their recent accomplishments read more…

  • EFTI teams up with Saint Augustine, FL

    A new project is under way with Colonial Corner in St. Augustine to investigate the essence of the tourist experience read more…

  • EFTI’s new International Education Programs

    EFTI is providing multiple opportunities for students to go abroad and enhance their educational experiences read more…

     

February 2015

  • Welcome our new Board members!

    In an effort to expand EFTI’s impact on the tourism industry, we have recruited some of the best & brightest professionals in the industry read more…

  • New Vision and Goals

    An important first step made this Fall was to identify the vision and goals for the Institute read more…

  • New EFTI Initiatives

    As part of the new vision and goals of EFTI, new initiatives have been identified as target research areas read more…

  • Current Projects

    EFTI has had an active Summer and Fall. Here are a few things that we are working on read more…

  • How is EFTI affecting the travel industry?

    In the height of the Ebola Crisis, The University of Florida’s Tourism Crisis Management Initiative read more…