News Category: Academics

Left to right: Regional Chancellor for USF Sarasota-Manatee Dr. Sandra Stone, Outstanding Graduate Award Winner Colleen Bankuty and USF System President Dr. Judy Genshaft at Sunday's commencement.

USF Sarasota-Manatee grads look to Career Services office for next step

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 4, 2015) – Michael Aemisegger Jr. is set to start an accounting job next week. Jessica Mahon has already lined up an insurance sales position. And Will...


Left to right, Vince Buckwalter, Mark Miller, Mark Marshall and Mike Townsend of Stryker.

Musician relishes journey, finds new calling at USF Sarasota-Manatee

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 29, 2015)  – Anyone kicking around Sarasota’s club scene 20 years ago might remember the band Stryker. Scratch your memory a little harder and you might recall...



Ajax Building Corp. establishes scholarship for USF Sarasota-Manatee

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 28, 2015)  – Ajax Building Corporation, which for years contributed to projects across the USF System, has donated an initial $5,000 to establish a scholarship fund at...



USF Sarasota-Manatee Will Hold 63rd Commencement Ceremony Sunday, May 3

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 28, 2015) – The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) will hold its spring commencement exercises at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, at the Bradenton Area...


Freshman Taylor Greenan recently completed an internship at the Mote Marine Laboratory in Sarasota.

Field trips pivotal in career, study choices for biology student; dozens awarded by College of Arts & Sciences

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 27, 2015)  – Taylor Greenan was absolutely certain she wanted to become a field biologist after an elementary school trip to MarineLab, the Key Largo-based floating classroom...


L to R: USFSM College of Business Dean Emeritus Dr. Robert Anderson, Nicholas Joblonski, Lauren Henry, Melissa Bontrager, Julie Rio, Alexis Brodil, Gregory Farrenkopf and USFSM College of Business Interim Dean Dr. James Curran.

USFSM students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma honor society, join top business students worldwide

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 24, 2015)  – Thirteen USF Sarasota-Manatee College of Business students can now count themselves among the elite worldwide. In a brief ceremony Friday at the campus’ Selby...


E-Learning Blog: Canvas Release Notes for 04/25/15

Every 3 weeks we bring you the details on scheduled updates to the Canvas system, with information specific to the Canvas features enabled by our institution. Have a question about something...


Assistant Professor of Accounting Carlos Jimenez at Monday's Boston Marathon.

USF Sarasota-Manatee teacher overcomes obstacles, runs in famed Boston Marathon

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 24, 2015)  – Most days see Carlos Jimenez in a classroom teaching business students. Not this past Monday. The assistant professor of accounting at the University of...


Senior Elizabeth Nader-Bolles lands a job working for a congressman.

Relishing politics, USF Sarasota-Manatee senior lands job at local congressman’s district office

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 23, 2015)  – It’s only fitting that Elizabeth “Libby” Nader-Bolles, a senior at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, would land a job at a district office...


Distinguished Visiting Professor USF Sarasota-Manatee Dr. Fred DeMicco

Distinguished Visiting Professor Series Brings Hospitality and Tourism Expert to USFSM

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 22, 2015) – The College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership at USF Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) welcomed its third guest to campus as part of the Distinguished Visiting Professor...