News Category: College of Business


Bulls Notebook: USFSM professor’s study examines airport amenities

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 23, 2016) Travelers with long layovers never had it so good, with greater restaurant choices, expanded retail areas and now, in some cases, movie theaters to help...


USF Sarasota-Manatee professor to visit Africa for World Bank project

USF Sarasota-Manatee professor to visit Africa for World Bank project

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 4, 2016) A chance meeting during a trip to San Diego last spring has led to a year-long consulting job for USF Sarasota-Manatee professor Dr. Jean Kabongo....


Dr. Thomas Becker

USFSM business class tackles ‘presidential’ assignment

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 15, 2016) Immigration reform. Climate change. Gun control. For a group of USF Sarasota-Manatee MBA students tackling a recent classroom assignment, one of the toughest tasks was...


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...


Heather Williams is an accounting instructor in the College of Business.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM adjunct named ‘Young Professional of the Year’

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 17, 2016) – For Heather Williams, having a successful accounting career represents only a fraction of her overall life plan. Fortunately for USF Sarasota-Manatee, this USF alum...


Dr. Bhuvan Unhelkar

USF Sarasota-Manatee to further enhance its IT program

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 31, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is bolstering its Information Technology program for the fall after substantially investing in the program the previous academic year. After investing more...


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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...


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...


RiTE medal and certificate winners from the College of Education.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM College of Education interns earn recognition

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 6, 2016) – Twenty-three aspiring teachers received special recognition this week during a ceremony to call attention to their internships at public schools. About 65 students, faculty...



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...