News Category: Academics

Director of Career Services Toni Ripo

USF Sarasota-Manatee interns find success at Informa Support Services

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 31, 2015) – Internships can often become a pathway to full-time jobs. Just ask USF Sarasota-Manatee business student Mark Oefinger, who’s entering his senior year with two...

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Sarasota Herald-Tribune Hot Topics Social Recap

Throughout the event, the conversation extended to social media. Take a look at what atendees had to say: [View the story “Herald-Tribune Hot Topics: Grade Level Reading” on Storify]

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Ja'mya Hunter, intern Patricia Casey, Asiyah Hadley and intern Victoria Barnette talk about the Emancipation Proclamation at Booker Middle School.

USF Sarasota-Manatee interns help at Booker Middle School

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 30, 2015) – Jamaal Belvin didn’t have to think long when asked his favorite part about the Summer Arts-Integrated Literacy (SAIL) program by United Way Suncoast and USF...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee to host expert panel on grade-level reading

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 28, 2015) – Grade-level reading is a hot topic in education circles and this week USF Sarasota-Manatee will play host to a panel discussion about efforts locally...

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Tuesday Talks: Dr. Fawn Ngo, Criminology

Each Tuesday, we sit down with members of the faculty to discuss their expertise, recent research and some of their accomplishments. This week, USFSM takes a closer look at Dr. Fawn...

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Drs. Tricia Hunsader, Valerie Lipscomb, Nicholas Mastracchio, Jr. and Fawn Ngo.

Four USF Sarasota-Manatee professors awarded tenure

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 27, 2015) – Four USF Sarasota-Manatee assistant professors are celebrating milestones in their academic careers: attaining tenure. Drs. Tricia Hunsader, Valerie Lipscomb, Nicholas Mastracchio, Jr. and Fawn...

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Student Ambassadors Coy Carter and Darrell Xayarath at youth football tournament last month in Bradenton.

USF Sarasota-Manatee student ambassador lands IMG job

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 23, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee senior Darrell Xayarath is crediting a student-ambassador experience with helping him to land a job at IMG Academy, the elite sports training academy...

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Michelle Teeter and Joe Askren.

USF Sarasota-Manatee student, teacher recount study abroad trip

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 23, 2015) – It’s hard not to get swept away when arriving in Florence, the picturesque Renaissance city and home of the Duomo, scores of museums, piazzas...

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Dr. Colleen Lord, USF Sarasota-Manatee USFSM College of Education, Educational Leadership

Tuesday Talks: Dr. Colleen Lord, Educational Leadership

Each Tuesday, we sit down with members of the faculty to discuss their expertise, recent research and some of their accomplishments. This week, USFSM takes a closer look at Dr....

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Drs. Kathy Black (left) and Valerie Lipscomb.

USF Sarasota-Manatee professors assist theatrical production

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 17, 2015) – Drs. Kathy Black and Valerie Lipscomb’s interest in age-related issues is well established, but few might know that the two consulted on a theater...

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