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USF Unstoppable: Stampede of Service

Friday, March 05, 2010

Program that makes a difference in the Tampa Bay community stands to benefit from the Unstoppable Campaign.

USF Engineer at South Pole for 'One Cool Project'

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Project IceCube involves constructing a telescope to peer deep into the polar ice cap to explore the cosmos.

Your Game Day Photos

Monday, January 03, 2011

Check out the slideshow of your photos from the Meineke Car Care Bowl, and, oh yeah, a couple pics of a Bulls baby watching from Red River, NM.

Gilman Scholars Head to Italy, Senegal for Spring Semester

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

In the past three years, nine USF students have been awarded Gilman Scholarships to support travels abroad.

USF Medicinal Plant Garden Takes Root

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Students and faculty from diverse disciplines plant seeds for future research and teaching in new medicinal plant garden.

New Film Focuses on Stuttering

Monday, December 20, 2010

USF experts say The King’s Speech may help bring attention to an affliction that can be treated.

Gov.-Elect Scott Talks Education, Jobs in Visit to USF Research Park

Friday, December 10, 2010

Rick Scott met with business, political and education leaders during a 90 minute tour of new technologies and job potentials.

Claiming Your FSA Benefits

Thursday, December 09, 2010

2010 Flexible Spending Account funds must be used by March 15, 2011.

Search for a Bone Marrow Donor

Thursday, December 09, 2010

USF students recently held a drive to find a suitable donor for a young boy suffering from leukemia. View the report.

Giving Back to Sulphur Springs

Thursday, December 09, 2010

USF student goes beyond classroom expectations to give back to the neighborhood where she grew up.

Political Activism Improves Business Performance

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Study shows businesses engaged in corporate political activities see a 20 percent higher performance rate.

USF Commencement Ceremonies Begin Saturday

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

USF President Judy Genshaft will preside over all system ceremonies, which conclude Monday in Lakeland.

USF's Genshaft Named to Governor's Education Team

Friday, December 03, 2010

The team is charged with helping find innovative ways to create a new education system for a new economy.

Studying Violence in Children

Friday, December 03, 2010

Kathleen Heide, a USF professor of criminology, found most children who kill parents were abused or neglected.

USF Bullish on Recycling

Friday, December 03, 2010

USF ranked high in the recycling results from the EPA Game Day Challenge event.

Hurricane Hunter Collins Makes Landfall at USF

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

USF Weather Center researchers produce flurry of research to understand deadly natural hazards.

USF Residence Hall Goes Green

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

A composting set up in Maple B residence hall teaches students about greener lifestyles.

Biggest Win Ever?

Monday, November 29, 2010

Was Saturday's overtime win over the Miami Hurricanes the biggest win for USF's football team? You vote now.

WUSF 89.7 Fundraiser Rocks

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

After delays in the purchase of a classical music station, the public radio station wins big in fall fundraiser.

Jimmy Carter Connects with USF Professor

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Antoinette Jackson is working to preserve history and heritage through projects in Tampa, Georgia and Kansas.

The Bottom Line on Accounting Research

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

USF expert conducts accounting research with relevance in a post-Enron world.

The Stavros Center's Rich Legacy

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Center marks 30 years of supporting teachers in their endeavors to teach economics and the free enterprise system.

Dancing With Merry Lynn Morris

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

USF advisor initiated the idea of developing a dancing wheelchair to increase mobility in differently-abled individuals.

New Features on USF.edu Site

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

The additions are aimed at bubbling up more stories, better organizing the content and highlighting social media.

Universities Offer Rideshare

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

In first partnerships through Zimride, USF and UCF make ride sharing more convenient, social.

Driving Sustainability Movement

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

The USF Physical Plant Division has purchased and retrofitted new trucks to run on solar energy.

Active Gaming Battles Obesity, Boosts Learning

Monday, November 22, 2010

USF experts showcase active gaming research benefits for children to Obama's fitness director.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Monday, November 22, 2010

Two USF fraternities held a benefit softball match to honor former baseball great Roberto Clemente. Watch the video.

Focus on Safe Cycling

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

The safe cycling course will teach students, faculty and staff how to ride bicycles safely in traffic.

Educating Students on Homelessness

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

USF students this month will be educating their peers on the issues of hunger and homelessness.

New Florida Grants Announced

Monday, November 15, 2010

Florida Board of Governors' New Florida initiative will help fund research partnerships.

USF Artist Featured in Guggenheim Competition

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

USF senior Lindsay Scoggins made the top 25 out of more than 23,000 entries in a worldwide video contest.

USF Honors Veterans

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Inaugural Veterans Day Ceremony, honoring Armed Forces members and USF student veterans, features a SOCOM parachute jump. View the slideshow.

Shipwreck Hunter On Prowl

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The explorations of a USF graduate-turned shipwreck hunter brings tragedies, tales of the deep blue back home.

Veterans Strive to Come All the Way Home

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

USF launches Veterans Week with emotional discussion of returning veterans' transition to civilian life.

Patel Center Event Focuses on Poverty Issues in the Americas

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Scholars and activists will examine new forms of politics and governance during the February conference.

USF Chosen To Be Part of Global Education Project

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

USF is one of 32 U.S. universities revising general education for an interconnected world.

Scientists Gather At Mote Event

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

USF and partners Mote, National Wildlife Federation call for attention to oil spill-threatened fisheries.

Gold Dolphins the Goal

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

A native of Vietnam and senior in USF's Naval ROTC program, Ho Le is one of the few accepted into the elite nuclear submarine service.

It's All In the Filtering

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Comprehensive whale shark study provides new insight into how huge creatures survive on little critters.

USF Red Cross Clubs: A National Model

Monday, November 08, 2010

The American Red Cross hails USF’s Red Cross Clubs as its model for university organizations nationwide.

Preparing 21st Century Teachers

Monday, November 08, 2010

USF's virtual-teaching internship – one of only two in the nation – helps prepare education majors for 21st century teaching.

Hearing Loss In Play for Dolphin and Whale Strandings

Friday, November 05, 2010

Researchers urge hearing tests for stranded animals before and after antibiotic treatment.

Ghostbusters on Campus

Thursday, November 04, 2010

USF students don ghost-busting gear for the sake of charity and because they love the movie.

Former Iran Hostage Keynote Speaker

Thursday, November 04, 2010

In a conference on democratization, John Limbert said it is time for the U.S. and Iran to move past status as "endless enemies."

Helping Florida's Educators Increase Student Achievement

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Florida Dept. of Education awards USF College of Education additional $2.3 million for statewide learning project.

Energizing the Student Experience

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

USF launches major conference focused on student success for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Salsaween Celebration

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Take a look back at a video of the Salsaween Celebration held at the USF Marshall Student Center.

NOAA Fisheries Chief Scientist Joins USF

Monday, November 01, 2010

Steve Murawski will hold the St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership - Peter R. Betzer Endowed Chair.

Election Day Is Here

Monday, November 01, 2010

Learn about proposed ballot measures and where you can vote on and around the USF campus this Tuesday.

UPDATE: Light rail (Designs) On the Move

Monday, November 01, 2010

USF architecture students' design projects are helping inform Hillsborough County voters about light rail.

USF Active Gaming Research in Spotlight

Friday, October 29, 2010

President Obama's fitness director to address educators, tour USF's active gaming research lab at Belle Witter Elementary.

Ghostly Folklore at USF

Friday, October 29, 2010

As Halloween quickly approaches, tales of library haunting float around campus.

UPDATE: USF Student is World FlowRiding Champion

Thursday, October 28, 2010

USF engineering student Amanda McCormick finds success in the championships held in Singapore.

A Royal Visit on Campus

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal brings message of cross-cultural friendship during visit to USF campus.

Democratization in Troubled Region Focus of USF Event

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Former diplomat Jonathan Limbert, a hostage during the 1979 Iran uprising, is the keynote speaker Thursday.

iUSF Mobile App On Smart Phones

Thursday, October 28, 2010

iUSF mobile application expands device coverage to Android and Blackberry and adds new features.

USF Earns a B+ on National Sustainability Report Card

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

New "green" practices on campus help fuel efforts to conserve energy and reduce waste.

USF Hosts Saudi Arabia's Prince Turki al-Faisal Thursday

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

The prince, who will be in the Tampa area for three days, will visit with students on the Tampa campus.

Immigration Protest Highlighted by Hispanic Media

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Before the Florida gubernatorial debate at USF on Oct. 25, protesters showed up to oppose new laws.

The Spin Zone: What's It All About

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Video exploring the concept of the "spin zone" in political campaigns and how it was used for the political debates at USF.

Media Can Do Better Telling The Campaign Story

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

USF students say the media covering political campaigns should look for positive stories, not just negative.

Watching The Media

Monday, October 25, 2010

USF graduate journalism students are covering the media on campus for the political debates. Check out the views.

Veterans Week Nov. 8-10

Monday, October 25, 2010

USF Veterans Week to honor those who have served.

Photos From the U.S. Senate Debate

Monday, October 25, 2010

USF hosted a U.S. Senate Debate on Oct. 24, 2010. View a slideshow of the sights and sounds at the Marshall Student Center.

Candidates Clash in Gubernatorial Debate

Monday, October 25, 2010

Hundreds of people showed up at the debate watch party as the candidates for governor battled each other.

Watch The Debate Live Online

Sunday, October 24, 2010

The Florida Gubernatorial Debate on CNN gets underway at 7 p.m. Watch the event taking place on USF's Tampa Campus live right here.

Blogging The Debates

Sunday, October 24, 2010

USF graduate journalism student Ken Rosenberg will be blogging about the coverage of the U.S. Senate Debate. Check the latest.

U.S. Senate Debate Leaves Some Wanting, Others Deciding

Sunday, October 24, 2010

The nationally televised debate showcased USF and the Tampa region as important in this year's political arena.

Student Turnout Low for Sunday Morning Debate

Sunday, October 24, 2010

The debate for U.S. Senate receives overall good grades, calls for more traditional format.

Media Turns Out for U.S. Senate Debate

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Coverage of live event at the Tampa campus of USF is a challenge that results in some improvisations.

Snitker Snickers at Lack of Media Coverage

Sunday, October 24, 2010

The Libertarian candidate has been excluded from many mainstream media debates.

Flowboarder a Champion On Many Fronts

Friday, October 22, 2010

USF engineering student represents the U.S. in the World FlowRiding Championships in Singapore.

MyUSF Portal Launches

Friday, October 22, 2010

All USF faculty, staff and students will use the new portal to access email, calendars and business systems.

CNN Through The Lens

Friday, October 22, 2010

View the interactive photo gallery that shows CNN crews preparing for the political debates at USF.

USF Straw Poll Results Show Conservative Shift

Thursday, October 21, 2010

The U.S. Senate race was remarkably close, while Sink outdistances Scott for governor.

FRS Offers Financial Planning Workshops

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Webcasts are free; registration required.

USF Political Watch Blog

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Follow the sights and sounds around USF's Tampa campus as the political spotlight shines bright during Debate Weekend.

Special Report: Politics and Debates On Campus

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

From a Student Straw Poll to Senate and Gubernatorial Debates, USF is Florida's political epicenter this week.

U.S. Senate, Gubernatorial Debates Brings Political Spotlight and Theater to USF

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Back-to-back events expected to draw national and local media and help voters make an informed choice Nov. 2.

Greenstock: USF Sustainability Event is Not Your Parent's Rally

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

The Thursday event will provide information on the Nov. 2 transit referendum on the Hillsborough ballot.

USF Recycle Center Relocated

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Center moves to Sycamore Drive.

Hillsborough County Election Information

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

The University of South Florida is Precinct 353. The polling location is the Marshall Student Center.

USF Student Straw Poll Will Reveal Trends

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Thursday's straw poll will attract about 1,000 votes and show what students are thinking this political season.

Join the USF "Political Debate Parties"

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

The public is invited to join the USF community for the U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial Debate Watch Parties.

Courageous Conversations, Oct. 21

Monday, October 18, 2010

Faculty, staff, students featured panelists in LGBT dialogue.

Back On Broadway

Monday, October 18, 2010

Brendan Daugherty returned to Broadway this summer for the third time -- and hopes one day to call it home.

Crafty Friends are Close Knit

Monday, October 18, 2010

Though some think of it as a craft for grandmas, knitting and crocheting are popular creative outlets for students.

The Debate Candidates

Monday, October 18, 2010

See who the players are in the political debates scheduled at the University of South Florida.

Special Report: Students Cover Media at Political Debates

Monday, October 18, 2010

USF grad students in multimedia journalism take you behind the scene to see how the media covers political debates.

Insights From Susan MacManus

Monday, October 18, 2010

Distinguished university professor answers five questions about the debate, election and who to watch for 2012.

Your Turn To Vote

Friday, October 15, 2010

As candidate debates take place at USF, it's your turn to vote in our interactive online poll.

"Walk a Mile in Her Shoes"

Friday, October 15, 2010

USF participates in annual International "Men's March To Stop Rape, Sexual Assault and Gender Violence." View the slideshow.

An Education - Plus a Degree - in Three

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Provost's Scholars Program has students exploring all USF has to offer while earning a degree in three years.

The New USF Interactive Quiz

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Take the challenge with our new interactive UFS history quiz.

STEM Workshop Oct. 22

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Workshop for USF faculty, K-12 teachers and administrators, and science/technology community partners focuses on service learning.

Blogging the Debates at USF

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

USF multimedia journalist graduate student Ken Rosenberg will be blogging the political debates at USF. Check it out.

Faculty Receive Outstanding Research Achievement Awards

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Ten faculty members recognized by Office of Innovation & Research during ResearchOne 2010.

Duckworth Delivers Message of Strength in Diversity, Caring

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

The decorated Veterans Affairs official survived being shot down in Iraq, now champions disability rights.

Quilt Show Nov. 6

Monday, October 11, 2010

Bi-annual event to feature more than 200 quilts and charity auction.

Special Report: ResearchOne Celebrates Innovation - 2010

Monday, October 11, 2010

The annual event celebrates research, innovation and creativity at the University of South Florida.

USF Tampa Library Hosts Armenian Culture Symposium

Monday, October 11, 2010

"Rediscovering Armenia" program examines the Armenian past and forges ties with local communities.

Benefits Enrollment Ends Oct. 22

Monday, October 11, 2010

Benefits open enrollment ends Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. Eastern time.

Oil Spill Discussion Takes Center Stage

Monday, October 11, 2010

ResearchOne's kick-off event featured a look at the Deepwater Horizon oil spill impact.

USF Highlights Global Water Shortage at Film Events

Monday, October 11, 2010

The films showcase the importance of water and the growing crisis around the globe.

USF Launches Social Network for Ridesharing

Friday, October 08, 2010

Partnership with Zimride.com creates social platform to enhance campus mobility.

Celebration of USF Research Begins Monday

Friday, October 08, 2010

ResearchOne kicks off with insights on the Gulf oil spill, exhibits and faculty awards.

Lubchenco to Deliver Keynote Address at Oil Spill Conference

Friday, October 08, 2010

Registration opens for conference featuring U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans & Atmosphere and NOAA administrator.

Special Report: The Asaba Memorial Project In Nigeria

Friday, October 08, 2010

USF researchers are involved in a movement to build a memorial to victims of a 1967 massacre in Asaba, Nigeria.

An Online Record of Success

Friday, October 08, 2010

USF Honors College E-Portfolios are a dynamic and powerful reflection of student achievement.

Yo-Yo, Check Out The Tricks

Friday, October 08, 2010

USF student Jon Martin recently took second place in the 2010 National Yo-Yo Contest in California.

Watch Genshaft Fall Address

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Didn't catch the president's speech the first time around? Watch a repeat on UStream, complete with 30 minute pre-show.

No Visible Oil Found in Offshore Sand Cores

Thursday, October 07, 2010

USF researchers surveyed areas in shallow waters just off beaches in the Panhandle and Alabama.

Casting Call

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Do you want to be part of the new USF basketball commercial?

Cleaning Up a Football Game

Thursday, October 07, 2010

USF is taking part in the 2010 EPA Game Day Challenge to reduce, reuse and recycle waste from Homecoming Game.

Union Contracts Approved

Thursday, October 07, 2010

The USF Board of Trustees approves four union employment contracts Thursday morning.

Homecoming Highlights

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

View a quick guide to upcoming events that celebrate Homecoming Week at USF.

President's Fall Address on Facebook

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

For the first time, President Judy Genshaft's Fall Address will be streamed on Facebook. A moderated pre-show beins at 2:30 p.m.

Genshaft Calls for "USF Innovation Zone"

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

The Innovation Zone would include a "university city" encompassing the Tampa Bay region.

Bulls In Focus: Magnolia Fields Recreation Area

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

View photos from Monday's tailgate party at the opening of the Magnolia Fields recreation area.

Employee Perks Directory Update

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Verizon Connections added to Employee Perks Directory.

"Frankenstein" Exhibit on Campus

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Travelling exhibit explores issues in biomedicine.

Educating People About Climate Change

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

NSF grant makes interdisciplinary USF team part of national effort to increase climate science literacy.

Bringing Bollywood to USF

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

New dance club on campus offers up enthusiasm, exercise and a taste of India.

USF Safety Guide Available Online

Monday, October 04, 2010

Annual guide includes crime statistics and university policies.

Fall Plant Festival Oct. 9-10

Monday, October 04, 2010

Festival to feature 60 vendors, workshops, "fern alley," and children's activities.

Becoming "Heart Healthy," Step 3

Friday, October 01, 2010

Reduce your risks of the "silent killer," hypertension, by managing blood pressure.

"Research Means Hope"

Friday, October 01, 2010

Researchers to celebrate NIH-funded advances at USF during ResearchOne.

Phi Beta Kappa Lecture Series Speaker Presents During ResearchOne

Friday, October 01, 2010

Lecture series presents progressive thought leader Julianne Malveaux.

ResearchOne Includes Wide Variety of Interdisciplinary Events

Friday, October 01, 2010

Annual research celebration features speakers, exhibits, film festival and more.

MyUSF Portal Debuted Oct. 22

Friday, October 22, 2010

All USF System faculty, staff and students will use the new intranet to access email, calendars and many university business systems.

Benefits Open Enrollment Update

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Benefits open enrollment continues through Oct. 22, 6 p.m. EST.

Benefits Fair and Wellness Expo Update

Thursday, September 30, 2010

All USF campuses to host fairs Oct. 5-8.

Outstanding Staff Award Winners

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Forty employees honored at this year's ceremony.

AccessiBULL 2010 Oct. 12

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Annual event to feature Iraqi War veteran and VA official L. Tammy Duckworth.

USF Ranked One of "Best for Vets"

Thursday, September 30, 2010

USF ranks No. 8 out of 4,000 institutions nationwide for its commitment to student veterans' success.

USF's Chinese Storyteller

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Innovative educator uses Chinese storytelling techniques to transform the teaching of language.

USF President Judy Genshaft Fall Address Oct. 6

Thursday, September 30, 2010

See it in person at the Marshall Center Oval Theater, or choose a couple of online options for viewing live.

USF Shows Gain in Federal Research Expenditures

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

The Chronicle of Higher Education ranking shows USF making double-digit gains in the past five years.

Connecting the World Through Film

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

USF will join audiences around the world Thursday watching a screening of the Manhattan Short Film Festival.

Transportation Expo All About Options

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

The USF Transportation EXPO provided information on commuting options and an overview of proposed future projects.

It's All About the Students

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Check out the slideshow of photos from Monday's Campus Celebration of 50 Years of Students.

USF Shines in Review of Graduate Programs

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

The National Research Council review report stemmed from data up until 2005-2006.

National Geographic Special Features USF

Monday, September 27, 2010

"Can the Gulf Survive" airs Tuesday night and highlights College of Marine Science research on Gulf oil spill.

ResearchOne to Feature Mote Mobile

Friday, September 24, 2010

"Aquarium on Wheels" Comes to USF during ResearchOne.

Bridging Cultures for Global Humanities

Friday, September 24, 2010

Colloquium on Latin American writers in the United States will be part of ResearchOne.

Amputee Helps USF Test New 'Hand'

Friday, September 24, 2010

The new prosthesis, made of high performance synthetic rubber,is designed specifically for playing golf.

College of Business to Launch Peru Partnership

Friday, September 24, 2010

USF signs agreement with USIL to offer business degree to Peruvian students. Program will begin in March.

Famed Civil War Historian Speaking Tonight

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Columbia University professor Eric Foner will speak about Abraham Lincoln and the world he lived in.

President's Fall Address Oct. 6

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Presentation to focus on USF in the new decade.

Benefits Open Enrollment Tips

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Benefits packets from People First are in the mail.

2010 Benefits Fair Oct. 6

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Annual fair includes wellness expo with free health screenings.

Special Open Enrollment Period for Life Insurance

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Program available from Sept. 27 - Oct. 22.

Gubernatorial Debate A Go

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

USF will host the candidates for governor in an Oct. 25 debate on the Tampa campus.

Iran and U.S.: Unlikely Allies In Iraq?

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

USF professor Mohsen Milani explores the role of Iran in shaping the future of Iraq.

Tickets Available for Oct. 1 WLP Symposium

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Annual event features choreographer, dancer and entrepreneur Twyla Tharp.

Tour of Solar Homes Oct. 2

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

CERC Hosts 2nd Tampa Bay Tour of Solar Homes

Brown Bag Lunch With Spill Researchers

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Students, faculty, staff invited to talk about USF response to Gulf oil spill on Tuesday.

Wait Over For The Waiting Room

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The 2010-11 Theatre and Dance season opens this week with an award-winning social comedy.

50th Celebration Today, Noon

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Student Affairs invites USF community to Sept. 27 event in Marshall Center Plaza.

Reminder: Staff Awards Ceremony Sept. 29

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Event celebrates individuals nominated for outstanding job performance.

GraphicStudio Sale Oct. 8

Monday, September 20, 2010

12th annual sale benefits Graphicstudio and features world-renowned artists.

Water is Focus of Global Sustainability Master's Program

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The inaugural class in the School of Global Sustainability master's program looks to make a difference around the world.

Register to Vote

Monday, September 20, 2010

Opportunities to register or re-register available on campus in September.

Transportation Expo Sept. 29

Monday, September 20, 2010

Event to offer information on alternative services.

Gulf Oil Spill Conference -- Call for Abstracts

Monday, September 20, 2010

Research abstract submission deadline is Oct. 25.

OASIS Upgrade Scheduled

Thursday, September 16, 2010

OASIS system will be unavailable from Sept. 22 - Sept. 26 during upgrade.

Be Prepared for Fire & Emergency Evacuation Drills

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Employees encouraged to become familiar with drill procedures.

Decorate Your Office -- Bulls Style!

Thursday, September 16, 2010

All faculty and staff can participate in annual Homecoming office decorating contest.

New Energy Unveils SolarWindow in Demonstration

Thursday, September 16, 2010

The event showcased USF-developed, first-of-its-kind see-thru glass prototype to generate electricity.

COPH to Provide Free Flu Shots

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Free flu shots for adults to be distributed on Friday, Oct. 22.

USF Employees to Participate in 2010 Heart Walk

Thursday, September 16, 2010

From the heart: an employee shares her story.

TRAIN Awards to Recognize Research Administrators

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Awards event is ResearchOne highlight.

ResearchOne Session to Focus on International Research

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Faculty invited to display work at Global Research Poster Session.

VA Assistant Secretary to Speak Oct. 12

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Duckworth brings personal journey to USF AccessiBULL / Veterans event.

Benefits Open Enrollment

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Benefits packets being mailed to employees' homes.

This Flipper No Flop

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

USF student gained national attention for his amazing tumbling talent on the Live! With Regis and Kelly show.

Bulls In Focus: Your photos from UF game

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

View a slideshow of a few photos sent in from Bulls at the UF football game.

Immigrants and Their New Home

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

USF researchers conduct a two-year study to examine what influences the feelings of immigrants.

Dixon Selected to Lead College of Marine Science

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Univ. of Miami geochemist Jacqueline Dixon will replace interim dean William Hogarth.

Playing By the Numbers

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

In life, as in goalball, accounting major Justin Chan faces every challenge head on.

International Student Enrollment Up

Monday, September 13, 2010

Enrollment at the INTO USF center is 39 percent above original planned targets.

Light Rail Projects Focused On Community Awareness

Monday, September 13, 2010

Light rail station designs created by USF architecture students will be on display at community outreach meetings.

ResearchOne Exhibition to Recognize USF Journal Editorships

Friday, September 10, 2010

Interdisciplinary Research Exhibition at ResearchOne will feature extensive journal display.

USF Inventors to Celebrate Founding of National Academy

Friday, September 10, 2010

More than 160 USF inventors to be inducted into national academy.

Benefits Fair & Wellness Expo

Friday, September 10, 2010

Annual event on Tampa campus will take place Oct. 6.

Global Sustainability Lecture Series Begins Wednesday

Friday, September 10, 2010

Neil Morisetti, the United Kingdom's climate and energy czar, will discuss climate change at 10 a.m. at the Marshall Student Center.

9/11 Remembered

Friday, September 10, 2010

USF event on Friday focused on personal reflections and remembering those who died in the attacks.

Lecture Series To Focus On "Cold Cases"

Friday, September 10, 2010

The brown bag lecture series "Investigating Cold Cases" is hosted by the USF Anthropology Department.

Believing In Student Potential

Thursday, September 09, 2010

USF Career Center launches "We Believe" campaign to increase awareness of services available to students.

USF's Drug-Free Workplace Policy

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Employees encouraged to review official policy.

By All Accounts, They Are No. 1

Thursday, September 09, 2010

USF's chapter of Beta Alpha Psi pulls down recognition from many areas.

Executive Forum Sept. 14

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

USF St. Petersburg hosts Executive Forum featuring top area business leaders.

Bulls In Focus: Orientation

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Orientation Team Leaders are there to help new students and their families settle into new surroundings at USF.

Becoming "Heart Healthy," Step 2

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Step 2 of the American Heart Association's Simple 7 Plan is "Control Cholesterol."

Haiti A Learning Experience

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

WUSF University Beat highlights Patel Center researcher's journey to Haiti this summer.

Family Weekend 2010

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Deadline to register and buy event tickets is Sept. 14.

Coaches Needed for Management Certificate Program

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Training available for experienced managers who volunteer for program.

Staff Awards Ceremony Sept. 29

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Mark your calendar to attend this year's awards ceremony.

Designing At The Speed Of Light (Rail)

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Competing students in the School of Architecture and Community Design developed potential light rail stations.

USF To Remember 9/11 Friday

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

The service will take place beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Marshall Center Amphitheater.

USF May Host Gubernatorial Debate

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

The university may be the site of back-to-back political debates just days before the election.

Taylor Made

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

Historian Taylor Branch's take on leadership, the Founding Fathers and writing really big books.

False Alarm On Campus

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

An Emergency Siren message that went out from one of the towers on the Tampa campus Tuesday afternoon was sent in error.

USF Marine Scientists to Kick Off ResearchOne 2010

Friday, September 03, 2010

Oct. 11 kickoff features USF researchers involved with tracking Gulf oil spill.

Round Up Slideshow

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Take a peek back at Round Up, an event celebrating USF Bulls with food, fun, frolicking, and ... did we say fun?

Updates to Office Depot Supply List

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Purchasing and Property Services updates Office Depot core items supply list.

USF Supplier Diversity Program

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Program helps departments find certified minority vendors to meet business needs.

Duvall Family Studies Conference Call for Papers

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Proposals reflecting scholarly work or practice-based projects sought.

Come Discuss, Discover and Develop

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity offers free workshops.

R/V Weatherbird II To Return Friday

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Focus of trip is on collecting marine life samples to determine any exposure to sub-surface oil from the Deepwater Horizon well.

Rally Against Hazing Draws Crowd and Media

Thursday, September 02, 2010

The event was in response to an alleged off-campus hazing incident being investigated by the state attorney's office.

HR Adds Vendors to Employee Perks Program

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

All USF employees are eligible for discounts through program.

Students Plunge Into Community Service

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Students dedicated Saturday to volunteering at 15 different locations in the Tampa Bay community.

Rally On Thursday Against Hazing

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

The event is in response to a hazing incident being investigated by the state attorney's office.

Blogging For Science

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

USF anthropology professor is featured in Public Library of Science initiative.

Serving Those Who Have Served

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

For more than 30 years, Meredith Nickles has been helping USF's student veterans.

Tracking Beach Ecosystems in Wake of Oil Spill

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

USF researchers gathering critical information about beach critters and their food web.

A Taste of Honey Sept. 25

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Honey-tasting event at Botanical Gardens to raise funds and environmental awareness.

Festival Introduces Students to USF Departments

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

The Office of Multicultural Affairs event encourages students to find out more about what USF has to offer.

Becoming "Heart Healthy"

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Step 1 of American Heart Association's Simple 7 Plan is "Get Active."

Weight Management Program Offered

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Ten-week program begins Sept. 22.

HR Makes GEMS Enhancement

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Supervisors can now designate an alternate to approve annual leave.

Research Award Nomination Period Ends Sept. 1

Friday, August 27, 2010

Nomination period ends Sept. 1 for Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement and Excellence in Innovation Awards

USF Teams Forming for Heart Walk

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Meeting for team captains takes place Sept. 2.

Bulls In Focus: College of Business

Thursday, August 26, 2010

The slideshow, courtesy of academic advisor Bob Herron, looks at the first days of Week of Welcome and the College of Business.

ResearchOne Oct. 11-15

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Theme for annual event is "ResearchOne 2010: A Tradition of Excellence in Research, Innovation & Creativity"

WOW Wraps Up This Weekend

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Check out the big events on tap for USF's annual Week of Welcome, which concludes Saturday night.

Rappelling Off the ROTC Building

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Check out the students who went rappelling off the side of the ROTC building last week as part of WOW.

Social Media and the Stars

Thursday, August 26, 2010

USF expert explores the changing social media landscape and its impact on celebrity.

Walking or Driving, Stay Safe

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

USF Police Department offers safety tips for pedestrians and drivers.

USF, Dominican Republic Energize Relationship

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

An agreement signed Wednesday has USF working with the Caribbean country on renewable energy initiatives.

Management Certificate Program Offered

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Certificate program focuses on key skills needed to manage effectively.

2011 Faculty & Staff Campaign

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Kick-off event features complimentary lunch for all faculty and staff.

Opening Day Buzz

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

The first day of classes brought student jitters, clogged roadways and lots of anticipation. Videographer Candace Kaw captures the moment.

Bulls In Focus: Move In Day

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

There was plenty of activity around the University of South Florida Tampa campus on Move In Day. Enjoy the photographs shot by staff, students and family.

Bulls In Focus: Student Affairs

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Move In Day on Aug. 18, 2010, was a busy one for many. Renee Svec and Wayne Espinola of Student Affairs took a bunch of photos for you to enjoy.

Reminder: iUSF Mobile App Available

Monday, August 23, 2010

Currently for Apple devices, IT is working to make app available for additional smart phones.

Bulls Nite Out

Monday, August 23, 2010

Part of Week of Welcome, Bulls Nite Out included dancing, eating and a little riding on a mechanical bull. Videographer Candace Kaw brings you there.

USF Welcomes International Students

Monday, August 23, 2010

New students from a host of counties share experiences, emails and Facebook invites.

USF Shows Diversity and Growth

Monday, August 23, 2010

USF starts new school year with increased enrollment and diversity.

Cuba's Carlos Garaicoa Exhibits at USF

Monday, August 23, 2010

Internationally acclaimed artist brings beauty, social commentary to USF's Contemporary Art Museum.

USF Health Helps Tiny Haitian Village

Friday, August 20, 2010

Even though the visit to Dilaire in June was short, medical treatment was provided to 1,600 people.

WOW Weekend Preview

Friday, August 20, 2010

Check out the events happening this weekend as part of Week of Welcome, from soccer to ice cream.

USF Film Expert Sheds Light On Restored Metropolis

Friday, August 20, 2010

Aug. 29 premiere for seminal Sci-Fi classic to be at the Tampa Theatre.

USF to Host Senate Debate

Thursday, August 19, 2010

The Oct. 24 nationally televised event being put on jointly by CNN, St. Petersburg Times and USF.

USF/Mote Receive $2 Million Federal Grant

Friday, August 20, 2010

The grant expands the USF CONNECT program to the Mote Aquaculture Research Park.

WOW Kick Off Video Shoot

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Videographer Candace Kaw captures the scene at the Marshall Student Center Wednesday.

USF Focuses on Student Success Through Wellness

Friday, August 20, 2010

The new resource center, located in the Marshall Center, to hold grand opening Aug. 24.

Kicking Off Week of Welcome

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

The University of South Florida launches its annual Week of Welcome with a campus-wide celebration.

USF Scientists Detect Oil on Gulf Floor

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Researchers observe evidence oil has become toxic to critical marine life.

Larkin Elected Faculty Advisory Council President

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

First USF System-wide faculty president, Elizabeth Larkin of USF Sarasota-Manatee, will serve on Board of Trustees.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks USF in Speed to Excellence

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

USF is among the top national universities in exclusive rankings.

Genshaft Elected Chairperson of NCAA Board of Directors

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

USF President Judy Genshaft unanimously selected to highest level of NCAA governance.

Fall Diversity Workshops Planned

Monday, August 16, 2010

The Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity offers workshops this fall.

Submit Events to Weekends@USF

Monday, August 16, 2010

All departments can submit event information to weekend calendar.

Only Rain Goes Down the Drain

Monday, August 16, 2010

Best practices minimize stormwater pollution.

Fall Faculty Assembly Aug. 19

Monday, August 16, 2010

Annual Fall Faculty Assembly takes place Thursday, Aug. 19.

USF Health Brings Renowned Cardiologist On Board

Monday, August 16, 2010

Dr. Leslie W. Miller, specialist in heart failure and transplantation, to lead department of cardiovascular sciences.

Keep Fit During Campus Life

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Week of Welcome encourages students to build friendships while keeping fit with games and sports events.

Latino Scholarship Awards Go to 43 Students

Friday, August 13, 2010

Francisco Sanchez, U.S. Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade, is keynote speaker.

USF Career Center Hosts Algerian Counterparts

Friday, August 13, 2010

The Algerian team visited USF to learn about career services operations in the United States.

Free Food! 'Nuff Said

Friday, August 13, 2010

Find out where to get free food with a side of information on campus during USF's Week of Welcome.

Special Report: A Look Back at Week of Welcome 2010

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Week of Welcome begins Aug. 18. Find all the coverage here, including stories, videos and photos you submitted.

WOW! The Preview

Thursday, August 12, 2010

So, what's Week of Welcome all about? Videographer Candace Kaw put together a short video for you to check out.

WOW! Bulls In Focus

Monday, August 16, 2010

Bulls In Focus: We want your photos from Move In Day, Wednesday, Aug. 18. Students, faculty, staff, alum - we want it all.

USF Rolls Out Welcome Mat for New Students

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Week of Welcome celebrates arrival of new and returning students to campus.

Fossils Show Humans Using Tools 3.4 Million Years Ago

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

USF professor is part of a research team's history-making discovery in Ethiopia.

FIO Council Approves $9M in Spill Research Projects

Thursday, August 12, 2010

The Florida Institute of Oceanography will fund 27 projects taking a wide-ranging look at BP disaster in the Gulf.

USF Selected as Military Friendly School

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

USF in top 15 percent of institutions nationwide, only public school in state participating in Yellow Ribbon program.

Florez Finishes Strong In Chinese Competition

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

The USF sophomore was the only American among the top five first-place winners.

Driving Toward a Sustainable Future

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

USF is continuing its sustainable efforts by retrofitting campus golf carts to run on solar power.

USF Featured in 2011 Princeton Review ''Best 373 Colleges''

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Only about 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges and two Canadian colleges are profiled in the book.

USF Works to Make College Dreams a Reality

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

USF supports first-generation, low-income and underserved college-bound students.

USF's Upward Bound Program Showcases Success

Friday, August 06, 2010

Begun in 1965, program has helped more than 2,000 students graduate high school and enroll in college.

Update: New MyUSF Portal

Friday, August 06, 2010

All USF System faculty, staff and students will be able to access university business systems through the new portal.

USF Scientists, Weatherbird II Returning to Spill Zone

Friday, August 06, 2010

The 10-day trip will try to determine the oil spill's impact on microscopic organisms and the ocean ecosystem.

Quiet on the Set! Action! Learn!

Friday, August 06, 2010

USF College of Education partners with Tampa Theatre to provide unique summer program for aspiring filmmakers and educators.

Help with WOW Information Stations

Friday, August 06, 2010

USF employees have opportunity to help welcome students to campus.

Learning Academy Graduates First Class

Friday, August 06, 2010

The program, aimed at helping young people with autism, cultivates employment potential and provides support.

WUSF Radio Changes Format

Thursday, August 05, 2010

WUSF 89.7 will broadcast a news and information format with overnight jazz. It purchases Sarasota station.

Wear Green & Gold Sept. 3

Thursday, August 05, 2010

College Colors Day celebrates Bulls Pride.

USF Geologists Find Beaches Teeming With Tiny Tar Balls

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Even after the BP "clean up," impacted beaches littered with tiny tar balls and buried oil, USF report states.

USF Night with the Rays: Last Chance for Tickets

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Discounts and seat upgrades for group purchases.

Launching a New Academic Year

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

All members of the USF community prepare to welcome students to campus.

Free Public Safety Programs Offered

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

New public safety products available to USF community free of charge during trial year.

USF Headline Number One

Navy's Mabus Says Science Key to Gulf Restoration

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Hundreds of business owners, scientists and residents attend town hall meeting in St. Petersburg.

Nominations for Staff Awards Due Aug. 13

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Deadline draws near for nominating employees for Outstanding Staff Award.

New Space Reservation System for MSC

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Short tutorial on new online system available.

WLP Fall Symposium Features Twyla Tharp

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Annual event raises funds for WLP scholarship and program endowments.

Webisodes Spotlight USF’s Highlights

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Unstoppable Campaign's latest feature is on an ambitious tutoring program for Hillsborough County.

Blogging From Ireland

Monday, August 02, 2010

USF Senior Daylina Miller is on a travel/study trip to England and Ireland. Read her blog on the sights and sounds.

U.S. Secretary of Navy Hosts Town Hall Meeting

Monday, August 02, 2010

Navy's Ray Mabus to hold town hall meeting Tuesday on spill recovery for Gulf states.

Diversity Workshops Slated

Thursday, July 29, 2010

The Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity will offer multiple workshops this summer and fall.

Summer Graduates Number Over 2,700

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Morning and afternoon ceremonies will be held Saturday, Aug. 7 at the Sun Dome.

Haitian Teachers In Need

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

USF professors to visit Haitian teachers from the Democracy Project and see firsthand the dire conditions there.

Students Return To Their Roots

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Two USF grads return to their Caribbean homelands to introduce psychological services in their public school systems.

Update: New MyUSF Portal

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

All USF System employees will use the portal to access email, business systems and more.

Reminder: Order New Parking Permit Now

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

2009-2010 parking permits expire Aug. 8.

Grant to Train Math, Science Teachers for Tampa Bay

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

A $1.2 million grant will provide scholarships for students committed to becoming math and science teachers.

Dance Chair Sidles Up To Patent Office

Monday, July 26, 2010

USF-created Rolling Dance Chair gives those with disabilities freedom of movement and expression.

Research In Antarctica

Monday, July 26, 2010

USF researchers studying metabolites that protect organisms from infection.

USF, Jackson to Partner on Biomedical Village

Friday, July 23, 2010

More than 100 people attended the partnership announcement with Jackson Laboratory in Naples Wednesday.

Subsurface Oil Clouds From BP Well

Friday, July 23, 2010

USF marine scientists confirm underwater oil is from the ruptured Deepwater Horizon well.

Read the Latest News from the Colleges

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Read all the latest news from the colleges by visiting this convenient round-up page.

Exploring a Passion for Karst

Thursday, July 22, 2010

USF librarians provide a vital link between information resources, scientists and cavers.

Building Student Success

Thursday, July 22, 2010

New USF facilities will transform the academic and physical landscape.

Victor Florez in Finals of Chinese Competition

Thursday, July 22, 2010

The USF sophomore will compete in Shanghai against 11 others.

USF Night with the Rays: Tickets Still Available

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Discounts and seat upgrades for group purchases.

Solar Windows See The Light

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Utilizing research by a USF professor, a company looks to market new solar windows.

USF Among Top Degree Producers for Minority Students

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

USF is ranked among the nation's leading institutions for awarding undergraduate and graduate degrees to minority students.

Culture Important in Water Management

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

USF hydrogeologist studies the complex relationships between people and water resources.

New iUSF Mobile Application

Friday, July 23, 2010

A new mobile iPhone app is launched by USF Information Technology.

Walk This Way

Friday, July 16, 2010

Have you seen the new walkway between the Marshall Center and Bookstore? Tell us what you think.

USF's Advertising Majors Get Unique Preparation

Friday, July 16, 2010

The Zimmerman Advertising Program to collaborate with the College of Business.

USF Students Do The Time Warp

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Cult film Rocky Horror Picture Show provides creative outlet to USF students.

Gilman Scholars Head to Dominican Republic and Japan

Thursday, July 15, 2010

The students will be immersed in the culture of their new homes.

Academic Freedom v. Legal Threats

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Legal threats to suppress publication of research could impede scientific progress, say USF professors.

Students Make A Difference By Volunteering

Monday, July 12, 2010

USF students are investing in the Tampa Bay community by volunteering during summer break.

Water Expert To Lead USF's School of Global Sustainability

Monday, July 12, 2010

Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy selected to be the founding director of the school.

USF Launches Oil Spill Information Center

Monday, July 12, 2010

The online resource culls together data on the Gulf disaster from numerous sources.

USF Researcher Studies Violence Against Police

Monday, July 12, 2010

Several factors contribute to potential dangers faced by law enforcement officers.

USF Students and Staff Take Home Telly Awards

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Unstoppable Campaign webisodes and documentary on local history of jazz recognized.

A Journey of Scientific and Self Discovery

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Goldwater Scholarship recipient wants to create, change and touch lives.

Preserving Vanishing Ruins

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Archaeologists use 3-D scanners, imaging techniques to create digital recreations of ruins.

Special Report: Light Rail At USF Possible?

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

USF will host forum on local transit initiatives July 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the research park.

Public Safety Hosts Emergency Management Preparedness Forums

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Forums will outline emergency management program, including notification systems and more.

USF's R/V Bellows Departs Friday for Gulf Research

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Nine scientists will collect data on marine life, water quality and sediment along Florida's west coast.

Talent Management Offers USF 101

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Free course will introduce you to online resources that will make your job easier.

Marking A Decade At USF

Monday, July 05, 2010

July 5 marks the 10-year anniversary for USF President Genshaft. The St. Pete Times takes a look at her tenure.

Tropical Plant Fair July 10-11

Friday, July 02, 2010

USF Botanical Gardens annual Tropical Plant Fair is an opportunity to replenish favorite blooms.

USF Announces New Minimum Wage

Friday, July 02, 2010

New minimum rate effective June 25.

Measuring Water At Crystal Springs

Friday, July 02, 2010

Aspiring earth scientists spend a day getting all wet for hands-on experience.

AP and IB: Who Thrives, Who Struggles and at What Cost?

Friday, July 02, 2010

USF professors receive prestigious award to study academic success and mental health among IB and AP students.

2011 Campus Directory Updates Due August 6

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Please submit your updates no later than August 6 to ensure inclusion in the 2011 directory.

USF College of Marine Science Featured on PBS NewsHour

Thursday, July 01, 2010

The award-winning PBS NewsHour documents the college's work involving the gulf oil spill.

Summary of Applicable State Law Changes

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Many law changes described in summary will take effect July 1.

Duty Calls

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Following the gulf disaster, USF grad student and Coast Guard reservist Monica McGuire answers the call to serve.

Blogging From Nigeria

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Read the posts from USF researchers in Nigeria discussing the Asaba massacre memorial project.

St. Petersburg Times: Finding Oil Beneath the Sand

June 25, 2010

USF geologists find layer of oil beneath sand on Pensacola Beach.

New Inside USF Editorial Plan and Submission Guidelines

Friday, June 25, 2010

Inside USF is your source for need-to-know employee news.

Changes in Benefits and Open Enrollment Period Announcement

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Recent legislation includes important changes to your benefits. Open enrollment Sept. 27 - Oct. 22.

USF Geologist Says Oil Threatens Dunes, Nesting Areas

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Tar balls and other contamination remain on beach areas after work crews clean.

John Ramil and Hal Mullis Elected Chair and Vice-Chair of USF Trustees

Thursday, June 24, 2010

USF President Judy Genshaft thanks outgoing Chair Rhea Law and welcomes new leadership.

Florida Institute of Oceanography Receives $10M

Thursday, June 24, 2010

The money, from oil giant BP, will be used for projects related to dealing with the impact of the Gulf oil spill.

Updated: Parking Permits On Sale Now

Friday, July 16, 2010

2010-11 parking permits now available for purchase online.

USF Gets $16 Million Grant To Lead AIDS Education Effort

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

The Florida/Caribbean AIDS Education and Training Center will provide targeted education and training programs.

Oil Spill Cleanup Training at USF

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

OSHA classes in Wesley Chapel stress safety, whether you are cleaning up an oil spill or a minor mess.

Researcher to Study Oil Spill Impact on Small Fish, Shrimp

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

The study involving marine life living in deep water will get underway in August.

Dunedin and USF Explore Water Management

Monday, June 21, 2010

Longtime partnership between USF and the City of Dunedin contributes to global sustainability initiative.

Real Estate Master's Degree On Tap

Monday, June 21, 2010

Specialized master's degree program at USF provides practical approach for aspiring professionals.

Summer Solstice Celebration at USF

Monday, June 21, 2010

Campus sculpture casts a shadow ring at solar noon, marking the beginning of summer in the northern hemisphere.

Board of Trustees Meeting June 24

Friday, June 18, 2010

Trustees will meet at the Gibbons Alumni Center Thursday, June 24.

USF System Regulations and Policies

Friday, June 18, 2010

View all current USF System regulations and policies on the General Counsel Web site.

Juneteenth Celebrates Freedom

Friday, June 18, 2010

Institute on Black Life co-sponsors event focused on groups helping the African-American community.

Outstanding Staff Award Nominations

Thursday, June 17, 2010

HR is now accepting nominations for the Outstanding Staff Awards. Deadline for nominations is Aug. 13.

Fathers' Involvement Tied To Infant Mortality Rate

Thursday, June 17, 2010

The benefit for infants born to black women may be greatest, USF study suggests.

USF Student Wins Chinese Competition

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Victor Florez captures the coveted win after just four semesters of studying the language.

World Stage

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Michael Foley teaches his students to be "global citizens of dance."

Searching for the Right Chemistry

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Goldwater recipient plans to dedicate his life to developing better treatments for cancer patients.

Campus Crime Drops For Fourth Year In Row

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Increased police enforcement and visibility credited with continuing the positive trend.

USF Ocean Expert Weisberg Testifies In Washington

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Robert Weisberg, a USF Distinguished Professor of physical oceanography, will testify before the U.S. House.

FIO To Receive $10 Million Grant From BP

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Florida Institute Of Oceanography will monitor the spill's impact as Florida leaders press for long-term funding.

Preserving Holocaust Oral Histories

Monday, June 14, 2010

A communication professor and her students help preserve the stories of local Holocaust survivors.

New USF Site Launched June 14

Friday, June 11, 2010

Site includes expanded USF news coverage, links to academics, admissions, campus life, research and more.

Summer Events Geared Toward Fun

Friday, June 11, 2010

The summer event series for students includes movies, workshops and some just plain fun.

Middle School Girls Learn About Oil Spill at USF-SM

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Students attending Girls Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Summit at learned about spill.

Graphic PSAs Increase Texting While Driving

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Graphic accident videos cause young adults to text and talk while driving more often.

USF Botanical Gardens Hosts Butterfly and Native Plant Fair

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Popular weekend event features presentations and tours around butterfly gardening, native plants and herbs.

The Nose Knows: Sharks Smell In Stereo

Thursday, June 10, 2010

USF researcher sees big potential in understanding how sharks use their sense of smell.

Book Lavender Scare To Be Documentary

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

McCarthy-era persecution of gay and lesbian government workers subject of forthcoming film by Emmy Award winner.

Subsurface Oil Exists Says USF Researchers

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Layers of degraded oil found suspended at depths of 400 meters to 1,400 meters.

Oil Spill Findings

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Here is a summary of findings on tests of sub-surface oil particles in the Gulf of Mexico.

Roller Skater Focuses On Speed

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Ashley Hinton, an accomplished skater, hopes to use her education to help children.

USF Doctoral Student and Teacher Wins Grant

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

The research is aimed at helping the Tenoroc Wildlife Management Area.

Save the Date: ResearchOne 2010

June 4, 2010

Week-long showcase featuring faculty, staff and student research will take place Oct. 11-15.

Coming Soon: New USF.EDU Web Site

June 4, 2010

Site scheduled to launch in mid-June.

Tracking The Spill

Friday, June 04, 2010

Click the headline to go to the latest models tracking the spread of the oil spill in the Gulf.

Lecture Series Is Brain Food

Friday, June 04, 2010

The Friday Lecture Series this summer will provide "healthy" food for thought.

INTO USF Town Hall June 17

June 3, 2010

All faculty and staff are invited to learn more about the INTO USF intiative.

Oyster Shells Tell Story

Thursday, June 03, 2010

USF researchers using new evidence to understand the fate of Jamestown settlement.

Health Needs In Haiti Are Huge

Thursday, June 03, 2010

USF Dr. Mitch Hoffman spent six days helping Haitians still recovering from the devastating earthquake.

Emphasis On Water Management

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Patel Center hosts water managers from around the world attending UNESCO-IHE program.

Florida Panhandle In Oil Spill Crosshairs

Monday, June 07, 2010

There is no imminent threat the oil will harm Tampa Bay area beaches, says Robert Weisberg.

Summer Film Fair at USF

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

A film fair featuring Mike France gets underway June 12 at the Marshall Student Center

USF Marine Scientist With NOAA

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Researcher Drew Remsen uses the SIPPER to search the Gulf's underbelly.

Rick Baker To Head USF Innovation Partnerships

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

The former St. Petersburg mayor will work to cultivate partnerships with research corporations.

Improving Skin Cancer Surgery

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Patients benefit from time-saving Mohs surgery technique.

Media Greet Weatherbird II

May 28, 2010

Crew collected samples that will undergo testing to see if marine life has been impacted by the spill.

New Public Safety Initiatives

May 28, 2010

Division of Public Safety adds new components to keep university community safe: Smart 911, Guardian.

Active Season Predicted

June 1, 2010

Professors knowledgeable in hurricane science, research and impact available for comment.

Invisible Oil Detected in Gulf

Friday, May 28, 2010

Discovery made by researchers aboard USF's R/V Weatherbird II could threaten marine life.

Backyard Conservation

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Methods used to conserve water in USF Botanical Gardens are subject of home improvement TV show.

Weisberg on Capitol Hill

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Chancellor Brogan, Academic Task Force brief Congress on oil spill research.

USF-SM is Going Green

May 26, 2010

USF Sarasota-Manatee's Student Government Association plans to "Go Green and Gold."

Environment's Future

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Marine Science dean joins national radio discussion on long-term consequences of spill.

Sustainable Solution

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Engineering students win design competition for water treatment facility in Bolivia.

Practice Makes Perfect

Monday, May 24, 2010

Watch USF nurses practice their response to a life-or-death scenario in the operating room.

USF's Youngest Graduate

Monday, May 24, 2010

19-year old graduates with 4-year degee, no regrets.

A Survivor's Story

Monday, May 24, 2010

USF pre-med student beats brain cancer and graduates with honors.

The Music Man

Monday, May 24, 2010

USF grad didn't let rejection deter him from a dream.

Born Together, Graduate Together

Monday, May 24, 2010

Twins of quadruplets graduate with degrees in psychology.

Success Stories

Monday, May 24, 2010

There were many compelling, personal stories among this spring's graduating class. Here are a few.

Honoring D-Day's Fallen

Friday, May 21, 2010

Students particpate in ceremony of a lifetime in Normandy.

Returning to the Gulf

Monday, May 24, 2010

USF's R/V Weatherbird II sails for oil spill zone.

USF-SM Hosts STEM Summit May 22

May 20, 2010

More than 200 middle school girls scheduled to attend STEM summit at USF Sarasota-Manatee this Saturday.

USF Oceanographer Testifies on Capitol Hill

Thursday, May 20, 2010

At oil slick hearing, Muller-Karger calls for greater scientific resources to assess, track spill

R/V Bellows Returns from Loop Current

May 24, 2010

As models show oil entering the Loop Current, researchers aboard the R/V Bellows investigate.

Making History with Blood on the Snow

May 19, 2010

New book selected by major book clubs and speaking engagements for author.

Project: Rock for Autism

May 19, 2010

Future USF student promotes May 22 fundraiser for USF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities.

Grand Jeté

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Recent grad and dancer, Melissa Anduiza, selected for a national performance at the Kennedy Center.

Video: Weatherbird II Returns

May 20, 2010

Scientists involved in the R/V Weatherbird II's mission to the gulf oil spill share their thoughts.

Electrifying Educator

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

After years in electrical contracting, Patricia Alvarez McHatton is enlightening lives as an educator.

Student-Created Blackberry App Wins Prize

May 18, 2010

Business students place second in national competition with "Quickshot" for smartphone.

Loop Current Threat Prompts Second Venture

May 18, 2010

College of Marine Science models show oil entering the gulf's Loop Current, prompting second voyage.

MoBull Messenger Emergency Notification System Update

May 17, 2010

Faculty and staff must login to the IT Web site to opt in or out.

FOX News: USF Weatherbird Returns from Gulf

May 17, 2010

Weatherbird captain said water was rough, but those on board were able to complete their tasks.

American Government Seen Through Race

May 14, 2010

Political science professor's new book looks at the pervasive role of race in American government.

USF Expert List - Gulf Oil Spill

May 13, 2010

List of media experts who can talk about the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Chairs Roundtable at USF

May 13, 2010

USF, Congresswoman Castor and Congressman Boyd host agriculture leaders May 14.

Bulls Span the Globe

May 13, 2010

USF's education abroad program sends students and faculty to over 25 countries.

Weatherbird Crew in Spotlight

May 13, 2010

Crew plays integral role in gathering samples which will guide spill damage assessment and mitigation efforts.

To Drill or Not to Drill?

May 13, 2010

USF experts consider the consequences of and alternatives to off-shore oil drilling.

WUSF Florida Matters: Experts Weigh in on Oil Spill

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Listen to WUSF's radio report featuring USF marine experts weighing in on the oil spill.

Food Fight

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

USF researchers find that certain carnivorous plants and animals compete for food.

USF-UNESCO Partnership Unites Water Researchers

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

USF students head to the Netherlands to study water issues, global water managers to Tampa.

National Agenda

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

USF's most prominent alumnus returns to campus to share his perspective as drug czar.

Special Retreat for Girls with Autism

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Emphasis on social skills; research shows differences between girls and boys.

Special Report: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Friday, April 22, 2011

USF researchers continue to monitor the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. View our photo timeline and other coverage.

Sen. Nelson Meets With USF Marine Circulation Expert

Friday, May 07, 2010

USF scientist briefs senator on projected trajectory of gulf oil spill.

Hogarth on Oil Spill

Friday, May 07, 2010

Statement from College of Marine Science Dean Bill Hogarth.

USF's All-Steinway Future

Thursday, May 06, 2010

New pianos for School of Music as USF joins prestigious institutions with prized designation.

Conflicts of Interest Affect Conservation Science

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Researchers' examination of atrazine shows report funded by chemical maker is flawed.

Oil's Path Depends on Wind

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

USF's Robert Weisberg cited as expert in local media on projected path of spill.

USF One of Nation's Top Green Colleges

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Included in Princeton Review's guide of most environmentally responsible campuses.

Returning to Finish College

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Osher Reentry Scholarship makes graduation possible for long-absent students.

Critical Mission

Thursday, May 14, 2010

USF's research vessel nearing crucial task in mission as scientists venture into spill zone.

USF Scientists Track Spill

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

USF researchers say oil has entered the Loop Current; slick's movement toward Keys slowed for now.

Models of Service, Student Leadership

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

USF Red Cross clubs win 2010 Outstanding Student Organization of the Year.

Statement of Financial Interests Form Due July 1

May 4, 2010

Forms must be completed, signed and returned to Tallahassee no later than July 1.

Sustainability Film Festival

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Honors College students address green issues on campus through projects and video diaries.

USF Technology Used in Crisis

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Mission to gulf oil spill enlists cutting-edge USF technology.

Faculty Awarded $1M in Collaborative Grants

Monday, May 03, 2010

Recipients represent a wide range of neuroscientists across USF.

Record Graduates for Commencement

Monday, May 03, 2010

Students representing 102 nations will participate in four ceremonies.

Investigating the Spill

Monday, May 03, 2010

USF's R/V Weatherbird carries scientists to investigate oil spill damage.

Global Tango

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Professors synchronize cities worldwide in dance, technology.

USF Experts, Pulitzer Prize Lucky Charm?

Thursday, April 29, 2010

For two consecutive years, USF professors consulted in prize-winning stories.

Anthropology Students Win Top Honors

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Two graduate students earn Florida's most coveted student research awards in anthropology.

Marshall Study Center

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Marshall Student Center hosts exam review sessions, activities.

Tracking the Spill

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

USF scientist uses latest in ocean monitoring technology to track conditions in gulf.

Marine Science Hosts National Ocean Sciences Bowl

Monday, April 26, 2010

Wisconsin's Marshfield High School repeats as national champs.

Miles for Moffitt

Monday, April 26, 2010

Watch this week's University Beat to learn about the upcoming fundraiser for cancer research.

USF Alumni Association Launches Mobile Site

April 26, 2010

New mobile site allows users to stay connected while on the go.

The People's Poet Speaks

Monday, April 26, 2010

Lecture series features three-time U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinksky.

Team Florida Chosen for Solar Decathlon

Monday, April 26, 2010

USF students and faculty join state team for international competition.

Rock Solid Careers

Monday, April 26, 2010

Geology Department's ties to professional community benefit students entering the job market.

SG Hosts Discussion About High Speed Rail

April 23, 2010

SG hosts event to discuss mass transit plans for the entire region.

Cyclist With a Cause

Friday, April 23, 2010

Med student cycles cross-country for local children's hospital.

R/V Weatherbird II Sets Sail With Student, Science Aboard

Friday, April 23, 2010

Students competing in this weekend's National Ocean Sciences Bowl take to the sea.

People First Web Site Changes Coming Soon

April 20, 2010

People First will launch its redesigned Web site in July.

"Detectives in Antarctica"

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Follow the journey of marine science researchers as they continue their Antarctic expedition.

Taking a Humorist Seriously

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Unsung Disney artist subject of course at USF.

Reduce, Reuse, RecycleMania

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

USF ranks 2nd in Florida and 25th nationwide in 2010 competition.

Investigating Amphibian Declines

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

USF biologists link El Niño, temperature variability to amphibian declines.

They're Golden!

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Students epitomizing USF values will receive Golden Bull awards.

Jumping DNA

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

USF researcher discovers "selfish" jumping genes are most common in nature.

Petrila Receives Fulbright

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Mental health law scholar to teach in the Netherlands.

Breaking Ground

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Ceremony April 28 starts construction of new exercise, dining space.

Serenade's Cast Gains from Experience

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

A memorable run for students in successful production of Serenade.

Alum Lights Up B'way & Talk of the Arts

Monday, April 19, 2010

Alumnus Robert Wierzel returns to work on Serenade/The Proposition.

Shipwreck Hunter Cancels Tuesday Talk

Monday, April 19, 2010

European air travel crisis strands USF graduate David Mearns.

Helping Kids Be Kids

Friday, April 16, 2010

With help from USF, military effort brightens life for kids in Haiti.

Expo Digs Into Geology

Friday, April 16, 2010

USF's GeoExpo April 22 features hydro-volcanic display, and more.

USF SIFE Wins Regional Championship

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Students in Free Enterprise's sustainability projects triumph.

African Descendants in the Americas

Thursday, April 15, 2010

International conference April 28-30 to explore causes and effects of racism.

Helping Doctors with Electronic Medical Records

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

PaperFree Florida takes lessons learned from Tampa pilot, expands to 20 counties across state.

Talk of the Arts -- Bill T. Jones

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Jones shares insights with audience of students, faculty and guests.

WLP Honors Students, Faculty and Community Members

April 12, 2010

USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy celebrated exemplary women.

Preventing Water Wars

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Team studies effect of urban development and water redistribution on local wetlands.

Boot Camp for Entrepreneurs

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Free opportunity to learn the ins and outs of being an entrepreneur.

Apple of Their Eyes

Monday, April 12, 2010

Apple Polishing Awards offer glimpse into bonds between students and their mentors.

Heide Featured on 48 Hours

Monday, April 12, 2010

Criminology professor Kathleen Heide interviewed for popular true-crime series.

Student Awarded Hollings Scholarship

Monday, April 12, 2010

Environmental science/policy major earns prestigious award.

Vote for the USF Care Mobile to Win $5,000 Grant

April 9, 2010

Vote today to help them secure a $5,000 grant to help disadvantaged children.

To What Phyla Do Sponges Belong?

Friday, April 09, 2010

College of Marine Science to host National Ocean Sciences Bowl.

Wireless Symposium

Friday, April 09, 2010

April 21-23 event draws Internet, technology pioneers.

Shipwreck Hunter to Share Adventures

Friday, April 09, 2010

USF graduate will talk about famed finds April 20.

Dangerous Journey

Friday, April 09, 2010

Follow the journey of marine science researchers as they continue their Antarctic expedition.

Pit Bulls Are Not Bullies

Friday, April 09, 2010

Undergrad's research shows pit bulls get a bad rap.

Physicists Advance Graphene Nanoelectronics

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Tiny nanoelectronics devices to get big boost from graphene.

And the Winners Are...

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Top honors in 2010 Undergraduate Research Symposium.

Focusing on Stuttering

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Workshops for children, parents and professionals April 30 - May 1.

Florida Modern Slavery Museum Visits USF April 13

April 7, 2010

The museum focuses on the phenomenon of modern-day slavery.

Business Plan Competition for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

April 7, 2010

Aspiring entrepreneurs can participate in $15,000 competition.

HR Offers Seminars on Retirement Planning, Saving

April 7, 2010

Free seminars are open to all faculty and staff. Seating is limited, so register early.

Poetry Month at USF

April 7, 2010

Celebrate National Poetry Month at USF by attending the Humanities Institute's Poetry Month Lecture Series.

Toyota's Troubles

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

USF experts say recall presents dangers and opportunities.

Researcher Heads to Capitol Hill "Science Fair"

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Scientist selected for rare opportunity to display research.

USF St. Pete Hosts Rwandan Genocide Survivor

April 7, 2010

Imaculee Illibagiza survived the genocide by hiding in a bathroom for 91 days with seven other women.

USF Achieves Highest Ranking Ever in Nursing Research

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

College of Nursing jumps to top-30 ranking in competitive NIH awards.

Bulls Fans in Haiti

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

As Maj. Gen. Luis Visot discovered, you never know where you'll meet a fellow Bull.

Bringing Art Back to Life

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Moses House and USF partner to revitalize the arts and Sulpher Springs.

University Beat

Monday, April 05, 2010

Watch University Beat to see how an unusual clerkship takes med students into the homes of dying patients.

Connecting with German Bremen

Monday, April 05, 2010

College of Education and University of Bremen collaboration emphasizes career-workforce education.

Lit2Go a Hit Among Educators

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Extensive collection of literature available free on iTunes U garners 3 million downloads in two months.

"Don't Shy Away From Bow Ties"

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Johnny El-Rady shared diverse life lessons as USF's inaugural Last Lecture Series presenter.

Two Students Named Goldwater Scholars

April 1, 2010

Two undergraduate students selected for one of the nation's most prestigious scholarships.

NSF Spotlights Physics Team's Discovery

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

NSF says team's innovation could lead to development of smaller, more powerful electronic devices.

Cyberbulling Revelations

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

USF undergraduate's research shows that cyberbullying is not solely an American issue.

Sick Pool Open Enrollment

March 30, 2010

Open enrollment runs April 1 - 30.

USF Sarasota-Manatee Hosts Brunch on the Bay

March 30, 2010

Annual event will be held Sunday, November 8.

Black Hole Pioneer to Speak

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Nagle Lecture Series cosmologist focuses on Einstein, higher dimensions.

Take Back the Night April 13

March 29, 2010

Candlelight vigil, march and speak-out against sexual violence.

Airto's Unforgettable Visit

Monday, March 29, 2010

Famed drummer shares talent, skills and story of his career over two days on campus.

Crimes Against Humanity

Monday, March 29, 2010

Symposium highlighting USF research and teaching takes place Friday, April 9.

Dancing With a Star

Monday, March 29, 2010

Acclaimed choreographer Bill T. Jones shares creative brilliance with USF students in unique production.

National Public Health Week April 5-9

March 29, 2010

College of Public Health to host a variety of free activities during National Public Health Week.

Online Journalism's Challenges

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Professor's impact on feature writing extends worldwide.

USF Celebrates Undergraduate Research

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Annual symposium exploring range of sciences, humanities and arts takes place April 1.

Exploring Challenges in Afghanistan-Pakistan

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Experts say progress for women, human rights is slow.

Wake Up! Pay Attention!

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

First entirely student-composed and directed musical urges students to think for themselves.

Breaking With Tradition

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Alternative Spring Break trips enabled students to combine fun with meaningful service.

Exploring Afghanistan- Pakistan Dilemma

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Three-day symposium gathers leading world experts on challenges of volatile region.

USF Women's Status Committee Grants Mini Awards

March 23, 2010

Award application deadline is March 31.

Radin to Give Talk

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Clean water activist Nick Radin to speak today at 4 p.m.

Airto at USF

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Famed Brazilian drummer and percussionist holds workshops and performs Wednesday, Thursday.

University Beat: What's Afoot Underfoot?

Monday, March 22, 2010

Learn what USF is doing with karst -- a landscape that's especially important in Florida.

Marking a Milestone

Monday, March 22, 2010

Graduate School celebrates milestone year with kick-off event today at 2 p.m.

Capitol Hill Briefing on School Safety

Monday, March 22, 2010

Lead author of article on school shootings shares findings April 8.

Artistic Tradition

Monday, March 22, 2010

The 34th annual student art exhibition features student work in a variety of media.

Free HIV/AIDS Testing Saturday for Women and Girls

Friday, March 19, 2010

Institute on Black Life co-sponsors tomorrow's event to build awareness of county health issue.

First to Give "Last" Lecture

Thursday, March 18, 2010

El-Rady is inaugural presenter in Last Lecture Series tonight.

USF Hosts Petraeus, Experts on Afghanistan and Pakistan

Thursday, March 18, 2010

International event will explore security, governance and public health issues.

Engineering Senior Awarded First Place in Career Expo

March 18, 2010

Student awarded for her research measuring physical activity in manual wheelchair users with spinal cord injuries.

USF Graduate School 30th Anniversary Kick-Off Event

March 17, 2010

All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend.

Powering Haiti's Future

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Alternative energy topic of Patel Center talk March 22.

New USF Magazine Available

Monday, March 15, 2010

The latest issue of USF Magazine is now available online.

Free Podcasts for Latino Parents on iTunes U

Monday, March 15, 2010

iTunes U videos designed to promote school success.

USF Marine Science Puzzler

Monday, March 15, 2010

Tiny fish and big climate change lead a USF researcher and his team to the Antarctic.

Online Tutoring Options Growing

Monday, March 15, 2010

Academic help is available in many forms -- online and in person.

Archaeology Month Events

Monday, March 15, 2010

Ancient shell mounds and more at community events.

Growing Recognition for Architecture School

Friday, March 12, 2010

Architecture Magazine and World Architecture recognize students' excellence in community design.

Fueling the Future

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

USF fuel project joins world's best new energy technologies in contest.

Free Bicycle Commuting Skills Class

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Faculty, staff and students who bicycle to campus are invited to attend a free bike commuting skills class.

Housing and Residential Education Sponsors Last Lecture Series

March 10, 2010

If you had one last chance to speak to a group, what would your message be?

"The Love Song" of Jewel Spears Brooker

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

USF alumna, eminent T.S. Eliot scholar receives humanities award today at 4 p.m. in Alumni Center.

Provocative Findings

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

USF virologists discover that an infectious virus hides in chromosomes during latency and can be inherited.

Lickin' Lizards

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

USF scientists shed light on hunting proficiency of chilly chameleons.

Eighth Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium April 1

March 9, 2010

Eighth annual symposium features undergraduate research from a variety of disciplines.

Dancin' the Night Away

Monday, March 08, 2010

USF students prepare for this year's Dance Marathon.

DeBartolo Conference on 18th- and 19th-Century Studies

March 5, 2010

Conference will feature a keynote lecture, panel discussions, catered lunch and reception.

Doctoral Students Receive NSF IREE China Award

March 5, 2010

First-year PhD students awarded by National Science Foundation International Research & Education in Engineering.

"A Voice for the Voiceless"

Friday, March 05, 2010

School of Social Work council strengthens ties with community partners to serve those in need.

Zombies Roam Campus

Friday, March 05, 2010

"U" stands for "undead" as Humans vs. Zombies craze hits USF campus.

Osher Lifelong Learning Schedules Open House

Friday, March 05, 2010

March 16 event previews institute's spring schedule of over 80 classes, lectures and educational day trips.

Breaking Ground on Muma Basketball Center

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Construction of Pam & Les Muma Center leads transformation of athletics landscape.

USFSM Announces Inaugural Corporate Directors College

March 4, 2010

Top national experts provide training & guidance for serving on national boards.

What a Break!

Thursday, March 04, 2010

USF students fan out across the country to provide service during Alternative Spring Break 2010.

History's Forgotten Fallen

Thursday, March 04, 2010

History researcher conducts ground-breaking investigation into neglected World War I battle.

USF-SP Students Lead Grant Funding for Community Organizations

March 3, 2010

Grant to engage students in service-learning projects and promote community service.

Treatment Offers New Hope

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

USF Health offers a non-sedating outpatient alternative for patients with treatment-resistant depression.

Marine Science Lecture Series Kicks Off

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Students' opinion pieces in St. Petersburg Times echo themes of this week's lecture series.

Campus Movie Fest Winners

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Three winning student-produced films head to Southern Regional Grand Finale.

Journalism's Present and Future

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Faculty members from Mass Communications weigh in on the state of the industry.

Education in the Haitian Community

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

IBL Colloquium lecture follows emotional trip to Haiti.

USF Unveils New Bus Tracking System

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Riders can access bus locations and arrival times via computer and mobile devices.

St. Petersburg Times: USF Construction Boom

Monday, March 01, 2010

St. Petersburg Times story highlights current construction projects on Tampa campus.

Marine Science Lecture Series This Week

Monday, March 01, 2010

Leading scholars to speak about ice sheets, sea levels and ocean acidification.

USF Committee on Black Affairs Sponsors "Yes, You Can" Event

March 1, 2010

Event's purpose is to motivate eighth-graders to continue their education.

Disaster Expertise Now Personal for USF Researcher

Monday, March 01, 2010

Native of Chile, mental health counselor hopes his research will help quake survivors in Chile, Haiti.

Upward Bound Career Fair Touches Young Lives

Monday, March 01, 2010

Successful event amidst fears for future of valued, long-standing USF program.

Among the Ruins

Friday, February 26, 2010

In an ancient Mayan site, USF archaeologists use new tools to find everything old.

"Learning is WonderBull!"

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Annual College of Education festival March 6 welcomes children for fun and games while learning.

Breaking Bread and Talking Rebuilding

Thursday, February 25, 2010

President Genshaft dedicates a lunch-and-learn meeting to USF students with ties to Haiti.

Reaching Out to Alumni

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Alumni take advantage of free services available through the USF Career Center.

Prominent International Conference Feb. 26 & 27

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

International and U.S. scholars on campus for conference on foreign language, literature and film.

Redesigning Tampa's Urban Core Sparks Creativity

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Local online magazine features architecture students who earned international design awards.

Showcasing Science

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

USF Health Research Day celebrates 20th year of bringing together new and collaborative research.

Lights, Camera, Action!

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Campus Movie Fest, the world's largest student film festival, begins locally.

Amazon Expedition in Search of Climate Clues

Monday, February 22, 2010

Read the latest from researchers in the Amazon River basin as they finish their final week aboard the R/V Knorr.

Scientist Finds "Little Ice Age" Had Dramatic Effect on Gulf

Monday, February 22, 2010

New evidence suggests area is sensitive to climate change.

New, Improved Rec Center and Student Dining Facility

Monday, February 22, 2010

Student Affairs and Athletics collaborating on $14 million in building projects.

Understanding Religious Conflict

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Symposium explores roots of religious conflict.

Supporting USF Programs

February 18, 2010

New Tampa Bay ARCS Chapter will support graduate students.

Greek Language & Culture Forum

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Feb. 19-20 event features leading national, international scholars and dignitaries.

USF Launches Phi Beta Kappa Faculty Series

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Unique lecture series draws leading thinkers to Tampa.

Free Play Therapy Classes for Parents

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Parents learn from experts how to communicate with their children in a healthy way.

Groundbreaking for Muma Basketball Center Set

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

USF community to celebrate official groundbreaking March 3.

Newly Chartered ARCS Foundation Chapter Supports USF Programs

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

The Tampa Bay ARCS Chapter will serve to support graduate students within specific degree programs at USF.

To Protect and Serve

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

A key advisor who brought Ted Bundy to trial, Leonard Territo has written the book on criminal justice.

Dancin' the Night Away

Monday, February 15, 2010

Annual event brings USF students and area senior citzens together for a "senior prom."

Rebuilding Haiti, Focus of World Village Festival

Friday, February 12, 2010

Students in Free Enterprise host annual event to teach global finance to area children.

Early Edisons

Friday, February 12, 2010

Young inventors' creativity takes USF Innovator Cup.

Unlocking a Mystery

Friday, February 12, 2010

USF anthropologists use technology to serve long-lost victims.

How Ordinary People Become Torturers

February 11, 2010

Authors discusses how ordinary people become torturers at USFSP.

Institute on Black Life Colloquium

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Upcoming series of lectures opens with Melvin James.

Library Hosts Fourth Annual Sacred Leaves Grad Symposium

February 9, 2010

The USF Library will host the Fourth Annual Sacred Leaves Graduate Symposium Feb. 18 -19.

USF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities Resources

February 9, 2010

The USF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities offers resources that benefit bay-area families.

The Science in Science Fiction

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Sci-Fi writing stars Benford, Bova and Harrison headline USF Science Fiction Symposium.

USF Launches Nation's First School of Global Sustainability

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Feb. 10-11 conference is formal launch of innovative initiative.

Math & Science Education Gets $22 Million Boost

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Florida PROMiSE grant has trained 17,000 Florida teachers so far with more to come.

New Album Artwork on iTunes U: Lit2Go

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

College of Education launches new album artwork for free collection of over 5,300 audio books.

USF Hosts Educators from Around the World in Training Program

Monday, February 08, 2010

Six-week program brings teachers from 12 nations to Tampa high schools.

Tampa Bay Water Crisis Workshop

February 4, 2010

Workshop will be held Monday, Feb. 15 from 6 - 9 p.m.

New School of Sustainability Offers Master of Arts

Friday, February 05, 2010

New degree will prepare students to address complex challenges related to sustainability.

USF Launches Nation's First School of Global Sustainability

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Will prepare students and support research in global challenges and the green economy.

USF Global Sustainability Conference Draws Leading Scientists, Feb. 11-12

Thursday, February 04, 2010

President of Ewha Womans University in South Korea to receive Global Leadership Award

Addressing the Root Causes of Crime

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Anti-crime initiative involves partners to empower safe and sustainable communities.

London Calling

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Pat Rogers, USF's renowned 18th century literature scholar, journeys "across the pond."

Gilman Scholars Off to Japan and Sweden

Thursday, February 04, 2010

From study abroad dream to present reality for two industrious students.

Nursing Students Translate for Haitian Refugees

February 2, 2010

Three USF nursing students of Haitian descent are helping to translate for evacuees brought to Tampa General Hospital.

Black Emphasis Month in Full Swing

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Activities galore offer opportunities to celebrate and get involved.

One of Education Trust's Top 25 Gainers

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

USF is recognized for rise in minority graduation rates.

Summit Offers International Business Strategies to USF Students

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

USF students will have an opportunity to learn more about the challenges to the world's economy.

One With Nature

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The USF Botanical Gardens' chickee is a unique space where visitor and nature can become one.

Building a Business

Monday, February 01, 2010

USF's award-winning Center for Entrepreneurship helps entrepreneurs grow business.

From Belarus to Brookline to Tampa Bay

Monday, February 01, 2010

Tampa weekly on-line magazine, 83 degrees, features graduate engineering student Alla Epshteyn.

USF Competes in National RecycleMania Competition

January 29, 2010

Competition provides an opportunity to promote waste reduction activities.

USF Launches Domestic Partnership Health Insurance Stipend

January 29, 2010

USF employees who meet the eligibility may participate in program.

University-wide Relief Efforts for Haiti Continue

Friday, January 29, 2010

Relief efforts range from groups to individuals making a difference.

Global Food Crisis Topic of Anthropology Journal

Thursday, January 28, 2010

USF professors contribute work on food insecurity in various parts of the world.

Florida Board of Governors, Gov. Crist Launch New Florida Initiative at USF

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Initiative emphasizes ability of state universities to help rebuild Florida's economy.

Singing About Sea Slugs

Thursday, January 28, 2010

USF biologist's discovery that sea slug is part animal, part plant inspires song.

Sustainability Conference Draws Leading Thinkers

January 29, 2010

President of Ewha University in South Korea to receive Global Leadership Award.

2009 W-2 Information

January 27, 2010

W-2’s were released by payroll to all campuses, departments and colleges last week.

Biobehavioral Lab Changes Nursing Research

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

An incomparable resource, the new lab attracts students and faculty from around the world.

To Tan or Not to Tan

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

USF study indicates health warnings don't dissuade young women from tanning.

USFSP Building Earns LEEDS Certification

Monday, January 25, 2010

New science and technology building is first in USF System to earn prestigious green certification.

All Alive

Monday, January 25, 2010

Sixteen Haitian teachers from USF program survive earthquake.

Haitian USF Graduate Finds Safety in Tampa

Friday, January 22, 2010

After surviving the earthquake, a USF Health graduate brings his young daughter to Tampa.

USF WLP Faculty Research Award Applications

January 22, 2010

Award recognizes the work USF faculty are doing in the area of women's initiatives.

USFSM to Host Environmental Economics Policy Forum

January 22, 2010

USF Sarasota-Manatee to host forum about critical environmental issues.

Update: Humanitarian Relief Efforts for Haiti

Friday, January 22, 2010

USF community coordinates campuswide relief response.

USF Foundation Board Member, Wife Fund MCAT Prep Class

Thursday, January 21, 2010

$130,000 gift benefits disadvantaged Honors College students.

Tampa Mayor To Teach Honors Seminar

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Pam Iorio will lecture on local government and mass transit.

Extra Insurance Deductions for Nine-Month Faculty

January 20, 2010

Nine-month faculty will have double deductions taken from Feb. 12 - May 21 paychecks.

Service With a Smile

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Annual Stampede of Service shows students' good deeds are all in a day's work.

USF Study Shows First Direct Evidence of Ocean Basin Acidification

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Manmade threat could impact sea life, global food web.

USF Launches Drive to Maximize International Student Success

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Venture with INTO University Partnerships fills need for globalized education.

Holiday Tree Provides Gifts to 116 Children

January 15, 2010

USF Holiday Tree initiative provided gifts to 116 children of USF employees facing financial hardship.

Career Center Event Celebrates Blog Launch

January 15, 2010

Celebrate the blog launch with FREE food, music and give-a-ways Feb. 18 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

A Letter from President Genshaft About Haiti

January 15, 2010

President Genshaft shares her thoughts about faculty involvement in Haiti.

Gangs of Central America

Friday, January 15, 2010

Community is invited to expert panel's discussion of Central American gangs Jan. 28.

USF HIV/AIDS Walk

Friday, January 15, 2010

New date for HIV/AIDS Walk to raise funds for research; register by Jan. 22 for Jan. 30 event.

USF to Coordinate Disaster Relief for Haiti

January 14, 2010

Meeting scheduled to coordinate campus relief efforts for earthquake victims.

Public Health Professors Have Ties to Haiti

Thursday, January 14, 2010

USF Health faculty members who have worked in Haiti monitor news and comment on earthquake.

USF Joins Humanitarian Relief Efforts for Haiti

Thursday, January 14, 2010

University's long association with Haiti prompts immediate response.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Numerous events offer opportunities to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

USF is Charter Member in Nation's First Campus-Wide Sustainability Program

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

USF to encourage sustainability practices in all aspects of campus life.

Spouse Caregivers at Increased Risk for Stroke

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

USF-led research indicates especially elevated risk for African-American men.

University Beat: Life Drawing

Monday, January 11, 2010

How does drawing the human foot help form better physicians? University Beat explores the role art plays in educating future doctors.

USF Promoted in NIST Video

January 11, 2010

National Institute of Standards and Technology video promotes USF Ph.D. program.

Outstanding Alumni Award Nominations

January 11, 2010

The USF Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for its 2010 awards.

Sea Slug Makes Chlorophyll

Monday, January 11, 2010

An animal turning itself into a plant? Research shows a sea slug can steal chlorophyll-making genes from algae.

USF to Seek New Head Football Coach

Friday, January 08, 2010

Genshaft letter to USF community, alumni announces national search.

Cell Phone Exposure and Alzheimer's Disease

Thursday, January 07, 2010

USF study indicates long-term exposure to electromagnetic waves may prevent dementia.

Scanning the Past

Thursday, January 07, 2010

Archaeologists travel to Guatemala to help preserve a Mayan frieze.

USF Tampa Library Open 24 Hours / Five Days

January 5, 2010

USF Tampa Library will now be open non-stop from Sundays at noon to Fridays at 6 p.m.

Wells Tracks Dirt Path to Sustainable Future

January 5, 2010

Wells' unique approach to promoting sustainable practices is detailed in this issue of 83 degrees.

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