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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.

Six USF Researchers Each Awarded $50,000 Grants from the Florida Center for Cybersecurity

Monday, March 06, 2017

USF professors will receive funding through the center's Collaborative Seed Award Program

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.

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

Friday, February 3, 2017

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

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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