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Despite Recent Deaths, Evacuating Nursing Homes in Natural Disasters Isn’t Always the Safest Option

Friday, September 22, 2017

USF Professor Kathryn Hyer testified before the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging that evacuation is not always the best option for frail older adults

USF Researchers Awarded $5 Million Grant to Continue Studying 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

Thursday, September 21, 2017

USF College of Marine Science researchers will continue studies on how the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has impacted the environment and how future environmental disasters might be better mitigated

Construction Officially Begins on New Facility for Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

USF leaders, friends and supporters from across the region gather to mark the start of construction for the new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute

Incoming Freshman Class Helps USF Break Several Records

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The 2017-18 freshman class is the strongest academic and most diverse group of incoming students in school history.

Sport & Entertainment Management Program Hosts Nationally Recognized Speakers at Annual Lecture Series

Thursday, September 21, 2017

USF System President Judy Genshaft Thanks USF Community for Hurricane Irma Response [Video]

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

University of South Florida Tampa continues to climb in U.S. News and World Report rankings

Monday, September 18, 2017

Helping One Another: USF Comes Together for Hurricane Irma

Friday, September 15, 2017

Before, during and after the storm, many offered helping hands and shelter

USF student earns Medal of Honor Foundation scholarship

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Alex Walker is one of eight in the U.S. to earn the national award in 2017.

Video/Text of the 2017 Fall Address by USF President Judy Genshaft on Sept. 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Hurricane Irma: Updates for USF System

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

New information

USF’s University Lecture Series Fall Lineup Promises Inspiration, Goosebumps and Laughter

Friday, September 01, 2017

The University Lecture Series is free and open to the public

Honors College’s New Students Take First Steps in Collegiate Academic Journey

Friday, September 01, 2017

USF leaders and deans march with more than 500 students in convocation procession

USF System Launches Enhanced Supplier Diversity Program

Thursday, August 31, 2017

New website makes it easier for small businesses owned by minorities, women and veterans to connect with opportunities at USF

USF Doctors Perform Unique Procedure To Save Patient With Infected Pacemaker Wires

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

USF Health electrophysiologists use AngioVac to carefully remove infections from pacemaker wiring without triggering cardiopulmonary arrest

Florida Inventors Hall of Fame To Hold Induction Ceremony Sept. 8

USF professor who coinvented DSL and first scientist couple among top innovators honored

World’s Oldest Italian Wine Just Discovered

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Chemical analysis on ancient pottery, led by a USF professor, could dramatically predate the commencement of winemaking in Italy.

Rodent vs. Elephant: Does Size Impact Immunity?

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

National Science Foundation grant supports USF researchers' new study with Lowry Park Zoo

A Message from USF System President Judy Genshaft

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Following USF Week of Welcome 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Check out all the WOW happenings!

Students fill USF's newest living community on move-in day

Thursday, August 17, 2017

On move-in day, USF opened a new on-campus housing complex, called The Village, where more than 870 students moved into two new residence halls.

Genshaft Announces USF Reaches the Benchmarks for “Preeminence”

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

During her annual fall address, USF System President Genshaft also revealed a record research year and a fundraising milestone

Archeologists Uncover New Economic History of Ancient Rome

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

University of South Florida researchers are the first to successfully excavate the Roman villa of Durreueli at Realmonte, located off the southern coast of Sicily

USF grad student chosen to attend conference with Nobel laureates

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Fiona Kearns represents USF and is one of 3 Floridians to participate in a global conference.

Medicaid Coverage Brings More Silence to Hearing Impaired

Monday, August 07, 2017

A study led by University of South Florida audiologist Michelle Arnold is the first comprehensive review of state-level Medicaid coverage for hearing aids.

USF to Share Results of Feasibility Study Regarding an On-Campus Football Stadium

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Further studies to be conducted prior to any decisions regarding a new stadium

Failure to Attempt Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Results in Up to $820 Million Wasted in Health Care Costs

Monday, August 07, 2017

A recently published USF College of Pharmacy study finds that using metformin to treat patients with prediabetes would save approximately $20 per patient each year, resulting in $820 million yearly savings in health care costs.

USF System to Award 2,700 Degrees at Two Summer Commencement Ceremonies on Aug. 5

Monday, July 31, 2017

Notable graduates include Garrett Bowleg, a female engineering student from the Bahamas who wants to be a role model for young women in STEM fields in her home country; and RoseAnne Garcia Bowers, a life-long education and community leader in Tampa Bay to receive an honorary doctorate in education.

USF’s Dr. Sang Hie Lee earns the Distinguished PAMA Dawson Award

Thursday, July 27, 2017

The national award honors her work in bridging music, medicine, and research.

Researcher Behind “Fake Grouper” Sensor Creates “Red Tide” Detector

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

John Paul, PhD, USF distinguished professor at the College of Marine Science, is lead inventor of Red Tide Chek, the first hand-held device to detect red tide in the field

USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute Finds Amyloid PET Scan Leading to Better Alzheimer’s Disease Management

Monday, July 24, 2017

Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute is participating in a nationwide study looking at whether Medicare should cover the costly amyloid PET scan

USF Researchers, City of St. Petersburg Bring 3D Archeaology and Virtual Reality to Local Parks

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Using the latest technology in 3D laser scanning and imaging, artifacts from several sites in the Tampa Bay area are being documented by the USF Libraries Digital Heritage and Humanities Collection.

USF biologists find frog’s future health influenced by gut microbes as tadpoles

Thursday, July 20, 2017

University of South Florida biologists have found that a crucial window in the development of tadpoles may influence a frog’s later ability to fight infectious diseases as an adult.

Only the Beginning: Diversity is one of USF’s greatest strengths - recent awards help spotlight success

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The University of South Florida (USF) System remains a national model for attracting and retaining the most diverse students and faculty, and for defining best practices for supporting, mentoring, training and elevating those striving to advance, teach and lead. But we are not stopping there.

USF System launches Supplier Diversity Program to bridge campuses and diverse business community

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The initiative helps ensure smaller businesses and those owned by minorities, women, and veterans have ample opportunity to compete for those same opportunities.

USF System Places Second in State University System Performance-Based Funding Scores

Thursday, June 22, 2017

USF System is first in Florida in the percent of bachelor’s and graduate degrees awarded in programs of strategic emphasis and the percent of graduates employed. The Board of Governors also reconfirms USF as Emerging Preeminent

Florida Blue $1 Million Gift Supports Health Knowledge Exchange in New Downtown Building

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Florida Blue’s $1 million gift to the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute building in downtown Tampa was recognized by the USF Board of Trustees last week with the naming of its medical library.

USF Student Veteran Awarded Tillman Military Scholarship

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Former Green Beret aims for NASA career with a computer engineering degree

Reaching New Heights: USF is 5th Leading Public University in U.S. Patent Ranking

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

USF is first in Florida and 11th worldwide among universities generating new inventions

Summit Celebrates USF's Innovation and Economic Development Efforts

Monday, May 22, 2017

USF and business leaders dedicate time capsule, tour new Florida Inventors Hall of Fame exhibit

U.S. military to improve communication using USF technology

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Engineering students contracted to create satellite payloads for U.S. Special Operations Command

Alum makes largest contribution in USF Sarasota-Manatee’s history

Monday, May 15, 2017

Bill Mariotti was enrolled at USF when his father plunged through a skylight at a demolition site, prompting swift changes at the family business, including a decision by Mariotti to delay college...

Three USF Honors College Students Awarded Frost Scholarships, Receive Full Scholarships to Study at Oxford

Monday, May 15, 2017

USF students earn three of the nine Frost Scholarships awarded this year; USF ties UF for most in the state

USF engineering students take oath of ethics for their profession

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

The Induction into the Profession ceremony welcomes engineering students to their careers.

Muma College of Business Grad Student Brings Own Brand of Inspiration to Commencement

Monday, May 08, 2017

Of the thousands of graduates crossing the USF Sun Dome stage this weekend to receive their diplomas, Sam Bridgman's steps may be the most poignant.

USF Calls the Tampa Bay Region to Action After Last-Minute Legislative Change to Preeminence Threatens to Take Millions of Dollars Away

Saturday, May 06, 2017

Change would shift funding intended for USF directly to UF and FSU, hurting Tampa Bay.

USF engineering students demonstrate prototypes at MOSI [video]

Thursday, May 04, 2017

USF mechanical engineering students demonstrate their projects to peers and the general public at MOSI.

USF Police Corporal Receives Drug-Free World Hero Award

USF Police Corporal Scott Parker has been named one of five recipients of the prestigious “2017 Drug-Free World Hero Award.”

USF scientist one of 14 world-changers named 2017 National Geographic Emerging Explorers

Monday, May 01, 2017

Groundbreaking research by USF evolutionary biologist and epidemiologist Ryan Carney uses virtual reality to help paleontologists learn more about dinosaurs.

Brothers to Graduate With Common Goal: Provide a Better Life for Immigrant Parents

Friday, April 28, 2017

From the fields of Immokalee, Fla. to the Sun Dome commencement stage, the three Guzman-Ramos brothers will all graduate from USF with bachelor’s degrees this Saturday, May 6.

USF Uses Grant to Map, Estimate Environmental Benefits of Nearly 10,000 Trees on Campus

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

USF tree mapping effort has documented nearly all of the trees on the entire campus.

Milken Institute Ranks USF in Top 20 of American Universities for Technology Transfer

Friday, April 21, 2017

Report: USF surges to 19th, up from a 74th place standing in 2006

Update on Responsibility Center Management

Friday, April 21, 2017

Budgeting method for USF Tampa will enter its second phase on July 1.

Seven Years Later: BP Oil Spill Settlement Funding New Way to Manage Fish Populations

Thursday, April 20, 2017

A new technique developed by researchers at the USF College of Marine Science is paving the way in discovering where a wide range of species spawn

Protecting Our Water: USF Biological Oceanographer Tracks the Oil

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Though seven years have passed since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill dominated Floridians' attention, the event is still on the surface of Steve Murawski's mind nearly every day.

USF Researchers Unveil Interactive Website, Marking 7 Years Since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

"Beneath the Horizon" examines ongoing research of the disaster's long-term impact

Public invited to Jeffrey Toobin's April 27 lecture on "Secret World of the Supreme Court"

Monday, April 10, 2017

Toobin will offer a unique look at the inner workings of the Supreme Court and how the current administration may shape the court's future.

College of Engineering Celebrates Engineering Excellence at its Annual Event

Monday, April 10, 2017

Five alumni were among the those who received Engineering Excellence Awards at the College of Engineering's third annual Engineering Honors event held April 8

WLP presents Faculty Research Awards to women researchers across USF System

Monday, April 17, 2017

USF Ranked No. 7 in the U.S. among “Golden Age Universities”

Friday, April 07, 2017

Data and Case Management Drive Student Success at USF

Monday, April 10, 2017

Hundreds Attend Florida Business Analytics Forum to Hear Latest Developments in Data Collection, Analytics and Creativity

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

The mantra that data never sleeps was hammered home during the inaugural Florida Business Analytics Forum at the University of South Florida's Muma College of Business on April 4

USF College of Marine Science Celebrates Clam Bayou Marine Education Center During 50th Anniversary Events

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

More than 500 children and adults visit the USF College of Marine Science Clam Bayou Marine Education Center each year to take part in community service and educational programs.

Cost of neurological diseases in U.S. approaching $800 billion a year

Thursday, March 30, 2017

USF study shows research investment critical to prevent destabilizing economic impact

USF, Florida Public Archaeology Network partner with City of Tampa to survey city’s oldest cemetery

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

USF Department of Anthropology and USF-affiliated Florida Public Archaeology Network have partnered with the City of Tampa to generate a comprehensive survey of historic Oaklawn Cemetery.

Medicine, engineering researchers use facial expression software to help measure pain felt by newborns

Friday, March 24, 2017

The research may lead to a new technology to help health care practitioners more precisely gauge if a baby is experiencing pain, or simply needs a diaper change.

Academy Award Winner Viola Davis to Speak at USF on April 4

Friday, March 24, 2017

The lecture is free and open to the public, though seating is limited.

USF’s Richard Gitlin elected to the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Engineering professor to be recognized for innovative research and development in digital communications, broadband networking, and wireless systems

Awards Recognize Exemplary Contributions to USF Student Success

Outstanding USF faculty, staff and students who contributed to a record-breaking year for the university’s student success initiative were recognized March 21

Lucky match! USF senior medical students learn where they will spend their residencies

Friday, March 17, 2017

USF’s Alumni Magazine Goes Digital in Spring 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

USF, the official magazine of the USF Alumni Association, initiates a largely digital distribution format beginning with its spring 2017 edition.

USF Graduate Program Ranked No. 2 in the Nation by U.S. News and World Report

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

New rankings list USF STEM and USF Health graduate programs in the Top 50 for all U.S. public universities.

USF health leaders join dialogue on how to help underrepresented scholars advance in academia

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Connections regional conference hosted by USF

Bulls Cheer on Bolts at USF Lightning Night

Friday, March 10, 2017

Peace Corps Festival Celebrates USF’s Growing Global Service Commitment

Monday, March 06, 2017

USF System President Judy Genshaft announces four new Coverdell Fellowship Programs at USF

The Air Force ROTC at USF

Two days a week, the Air Force ROTC cadets at the University of South Florida are up before the sun rises, participating in a physical training routine. That is just the beginning of their day however, as the afternoon brings class and studying as they work towards a college degree.

USF Recognized as #1 in Florida and #6 in Nation for Black Student Success

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

New report analyzes nearly 700 institutions nationally, highlights USF's achievements

USF Leads the Nation as the Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars

Thursday, February 23, 2017

President Judy Genshaft to Receive Donna Shavlik Award at ACE2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Sloan Foundation Selects USF Biologist as 2017 Research Fellow

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Brad Gemmel named one of 126 outstanding rising scientific stars by prestigious organization

The excitement of science is shared with 10,000 school students at Engineering Expo 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

USF Engineering EXPO Features Thousands of K-12 Students Interacting with Over 60 Science Exhibits

Monday, February 13, 2017

Elementary, middle and high school students from across the Tampa Bay Region will converge on the USF campus Feb. 17-18 to immerse themselves in visual experiments as they learn about science and technology.

Software 'Boot Camp' offers high-demand skills, better prepares students for workforce

Friday, February 10, 2017

Elementary and Middle School Students Pitch Inventions in USF Young Innovator Competition Friday

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Ninth annual event recognizes area students for original ideas.

University of South Florida Announces Sale of WUSF-TV’s Broadcast License in FCC Auction

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

USF kicks off month-long events for Black Heritage Month

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Breaking the Musical Mold

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

George Pennington has always been interested in "breaking the mold" for the way music is traditionally played and taught. As a member of Touch, USF's iPad Band, and a Harry S. Truman Scholarship nominee, Pennington is getting a chance to make his mark.

New Nature Study: Bird lovers help scientists discover secrets of beak evolution

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Arbor Day Foundation Honors USF with 2016 Tree Campus USA® Recognition

Friday, February 03, 2017

USF Researcher Examines Psychophysiological Responses to Racism, Sexism and Effects on Heart Health

Friday, February 03, 2017

Kristen Salomon's research shows a strong link between discrimination and cardiovascular risk

USF Researcher Develops Therapeutic Vaccine to Combat Alzheimer’s Disease and Neurodegenerative Disorders

Friday, February 3, 2017

Three University of South Florida Professors Elected AIMBE Fellows

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering recognizes the nation’s top medical and biological engineers.

Keeping the beat going across USF

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

A message from USF System President Judy Genshaft

Monday, January 30, 2017

Public Invited to New York Times Best-selling Author’s Lecture at USF on Feb. 9

Friday, January 27, 2017

Yaa Gyasi will discuss the complex racial landscape of America's past and present.

USF College of Education Professor Receives National Educator of the Year Award for Impact on Students with Learning Disabilities

Thursday, January 26, 2017

David H. Allsopp recognized with the 2017 Sam Kirk Educator of the Year Award

Student Community Service Day, Lecture Series Event Lead USF MLK Commemorative Week Activities

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Approximately 2,000 students to participate in Stampede of Service on Sat., Jan. 14.

Physician-Scientist Dr. Sam Wickline Arrives to Lead USF Health Heart Institute

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

As the first director of the USF Health Heart Institute, he will be instrumental in helping design, build, equip and staff the Heart Institute to be co-located with the new Morsani College of Medicine in downtown Tampa.

USF Awarded EPA Grant to Help University Community Area Plan New Uses for Former Brownfield Sites

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

USF was one of 19 institutions and municipalities – and the only recipient in Florida – awarded the EPA grants this year to engage the community and conduct planning activities for cleanup and re-use of brownfield sites.

USF College of Engineering and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Partner to Create a Department of Medical Engineering

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

The new department will be home to USF’s growing biomedical engineering program.

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