News Category: College of Arts & Sciences

Bulls Notebook: USF System to hold commencement Saturday, Aug. 6

Bulls Notebook: USF System to hold commencement Saturday, Aug. 6

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 29, 2016) USF Sarasota-Manatee candidates for graduation are set to join hundreds of others on Saturday, Aug. 6, as the USF System holds its summer commencement exercises...


Teddy Mullet (left) and Freddy Vazquez have recently enrolled in USFSM's Bridge to Engineering program, a partnership with USF in Tampa.

‘Bridge to Engineering’ a welcome option for new USFSM students

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 21, 2016) One is a valedictorian with a penchant for technology. The other has been fascinated by all things mechanical “as long as I can remember.” Federico...


USFSM student Crystal Zinn, now an alumna, instructs children at Myakka City Elementary School in 2013.

USFSM teaching program expands as statewide center

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 20, 2016) USF Sarasota-Manatee’s Center for the Partnership for Arts-Integrated Teaching (PAInT) is taking the next step in its evolution: it’s now the state’s official resource for...


USFSM student Tara Carroll addresses students and Sarasota County employees during an informational tour Wednesday.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM students tour Sarasota County for career day

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 15, 2016) About a dozen USF Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) students learned about public service careers during an informational tour of Sarasota County government offices this week. The event,...


Dr. Cihan Cobanoglu

Bulls Notebook: USFSM sets online talk about Brexit’s tourism impact

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 1, 2016) Britain’s pullout from the European Union is roiling markets and threatening trade deals. Now add another discouraging trend that could hit Florida pocketbooks: a downturn...


USFSM alums Hannah Veitkus and Coy Carter

Wagner Realty debuts scholarship program with USFSM grads

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 30, 2016) Wagner Realty owner David Eckel has long supported USF Sarasota-Manatee. Now he’s unveiling a program where two USFSM graduates are earning scholarship funds while they...


Student and author Theresa McMillan

USFSM student strives to educate others about Moebius

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 29, 2016) – On bad days when she has trouble walking or being understood, Theresa McMillan recalls her mother’s quiet advice. “She always told me to keep...


Dr. Edie Banner

USFSM students prepare for research trips to Costa Rica, Hawaii

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 27, 2016) USFSM instructor of chemistry and biology Dr. Edie Banner has visited the Costa Rican rainforest a dozen times, but her next research trip promises to...


Manatee County Judge K. Doug Henderson addresses USFSM students.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM, Manatee County make “career connection”

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 24, 2016) A behind-the-scenes tour of Manatee County government on Thursday had some USF Sarasota-Manatee students thinking about careers in public service. “It definitely opened my eyes to...


Dr. Jane Roberts and Silvia Blanco, instructors of social work at USFSM.

Master of Social Work program to launch at USFSM

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 13, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is now accepting applications to a Master of Social Work program to prepare students for an impactful profession working at social service...