News Category: College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Dr. Marie Byrd named director of USFSM’s School of Education

Dr. Marie Byrd named director of USFSM’s School of Education

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 7, 2017) – Dr. Marie Byrd, who joined USF Sarasota-Manatee 10 years ago and worked for several years in Miami-Dade County Public Schools, has been named Director...

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Research @USFSM: Culturally Responsive Teaching

Research @USFSM: Dr. Byrd from the School of Education (College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences) shares her research on the importance of having cultural, social and economic diverse societies...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes freshmen to summer program

USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes freshmen to summer program

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 2, 2017) – Twenty-two freshman students got a jump on their college careers this summer under a program at USF Sarasota-Manatee. The five-week Summer Beginnings Program helps...

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USFSM intern at Mote brings marine science to under-served

USFSM intern at Mote brings marine science to under-served

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 01, 2017) – Some days saw Stephanie Lopez-Ruiz discussing shark skin and how the sandpaper-like surface is composed of “dermal denticles,” or tiny skin teeth. On others,...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee to debut Common Read with ‘A Long Way Home’

Bulls Notebook: Grant to benefit college students with disabilities

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 21, 2017) – A $250,000 grant to The Haven, a nonprofit group that provides programs and services to children and adults with disabilities, will soon benefit USF...

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Bulls Notebook: USFSM anticipates fall enrollment jump

Bulls Notebook: USFSM anticipates fall enrollment jump

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 14, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee anticipates a freshman windfall when the semester starts Aug. 21. Admissions officials say they expect to welcome from 105 to 110 first-year...

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Research @USFSM: Human-Animal Interactions

Research @USFSM: Dr. Anthony Coy studies the social, emotional, physical and psychological impacts humans and pets have on each other, in hopes of making a healthier future for both. “Understanding human-animal interactions can...

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Bullhorn Spotlight: STAND

June was LGBTQ+ Pride month and at USFSM, we take pride in being an inclusive and safe campus for everyone. In this week’s Bullhorn Spotlight, we feature Students Together and...

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Bullhorn Spotlight: Stephanie Isaac

USF Sarasota-Manatee is proud to host a number of student influencers on campus. These students elevate their classroom game through passion and hard work, inspiring others wherever they go. This...

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Bulls Notebook: USFSM researcher to visit Bulgaria, refugee camps

Bulls Notebook: USFSM researcher to visit Bulgaria, refugee camps

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 25, 2017) – Two years after visiting Jerusalem to give a lecture about arts-integrated instruction, Dr. Helene Robinson is packing her bags for another exotic locale. This...

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