News Category: College of Arts & Sciences

The USFSM Military and Veterans Success Center.

USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes veterans’ center

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 27, 2016) – With Memorial Day approaching, USF Sarasota-Manatee this week took a big step toward honoring veterans with the opening of its Military and Veterans Success...


Dr. Peter French (right) accepts an honorary law degree from Kofi Annan.

Retired USFSM administrator finds new passion helping African university

By Dr. Peter French SARASOTA, Fla. (May 24, 2016) – I had just retired as dean of aca                                                              ...


Head Coach Willie Taggart

Bulls Notebook: USF Sarasota-Manatee students, alums ready for football

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 20, 2016) – Sarasota and Manatee counties’ Bulls fans are getting pumped up about the 2016 football season. Fourth-year USF Head Coach Willie Taggart’s June 6 “Kickoff...


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USF Sarasota-Manatee to launch comprehensive career success advising model

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 16, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee students will soon benefit from a new personalized system of advising that includes a “career success map” and teams of professionals to...


Dr. Paul Kirchman, USFSM's new dean of the College of Science & Mathematics.

USFSM names dean for newly established College of Science & Mathematics

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 12, 2016) – Longtime educator and researcher Dr. Paul Kirchman will be the dean of USF Sarasota-Manatee’s new College of Science & Mathematics when it debuts in...


Graduate Sarah Smith, who was part of the original freshman class in 2013.

USF Sarasota-Manatee holds 65th commencement

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 10, 2016) – Sarah Smith said she’ll miss USF Sarasota-Manatee’s inspiring atmosphere. The Spring 2016 graduate, among a handful from the original freshman class in 2013, was...



USFSM to offer scholarships to SCF Collegiate School grads

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 6, 2016) – State College of Florida Collegiate School (SCFCS) graduates learned Friday during their graduation ceremonies that they have another opportunity to receive a tuition-free education...



USF Sarasota-Manatee to expand communication sciences program

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 5, 2016) – Dr. Susan Fulton, assistant professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders (CSD) at USF Sarasota-Manatee, said there’s a shortage of speech pathologists and audiologists, which...


Summer Commencement 2015

USF Sarasota-Manatee to hold 65th commencement May 9

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 28, 2016) – The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee will hold its spring graduation exercise on Monday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. at the Bradenton Area Convention...


Dr. Melissa Sloan

USFSM Social Sciences program puts focus on problem solving

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 26, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee’s Interdisciplinary Social Sciences program is adapting to tackle real-world problems. The ISS program, popular with students for offering a variety of classes,...