News Category: College of Education

USFSM's Spring Commencement is set for Monday, May 9.

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...


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USFSM to hold ‘Instant Decision Days’ for college admissions

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 19, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee next week will host “Instant Decision Days” for prospective freshmen for the Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 semesters. Instead of waiting up...


USFSM started offering courses on the SCF Venice campus for the spring 2016 semester.

USFSM now offering courses in Venice

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 13, 2016) – USFSM and SCF have coordinated to provide upper-level baccalaureate curriculum at the SCF Venice campus. This initiative affords students local access to various USFSM...


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Bulls Notebook: USFSM to hold Careers in Aging discussion, job fair

SARASOTA, Fla. (March 24, 2016) – Careers involving elder affairs or aging abound, but too often job seekers think nursing homes are the only option when it comes to careers...


USFSM students at a community garden in Atlanta. Left to right are: David Pascual, Jaime Hernandez-Carranza, Rachel Staigerwald, Ashley Johnston, Allyson Hanson (staff advisor), Jessie Cordero, Kati Hinds (staff advisor),  Stewart Carrier and Dina Thelusma.

USFSM students enjoy service-oriented Spring Break

SARASOTA, Fla. (March 23, 2016) – Dina Thelusma liked handing out packaged and canned goods to the homeless and others who visited the food bank. Cody Bowman enjoyed interacting with...


Rocky's ready for anything, including a new curriculum.

USFSM to introduce curriculum changes, new programs for fall

SARASOTA, Fla. (March 23, 2016) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is introducing curriculum changes and new academic programs for the fall semester in response to the community’s higher education needs and changing...


This year's research showcase winners were: Sanaz Dabiri, Lisa Rossi, Stewart Carrier, Samantha Vazquez, Ashley Johnston and Paola Ramirez.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM conference celebrates student research

SARASOTA, Fla. (Feb. 19, 2016) – This year’s “Student Showcase for Projects, Research and Innovation” at USF Sarasota-Manatee took an inclusive approach with winners announced in six categories Friday: business, education,...


Biology student Priscilla Sosa thanks donors for their generosity.

Bulls Notebook: USFSM scholarship recipients thank donors at yearly mixer

SARASOTA, Fla. (Feb. 12, 2016) – For some of the 30 students gathered in the rotunda at USF Sarasota-Manatee, receiving a scholarship meant an opportunity to travel overseas. For others, the...



40th Anniversary in Focus: Center for PAInT paves way for students, future teachers

Editor’s note: The story here is part of a series of 40 stories commemorating USF Sarasota-Manatee’s 40th anniversary this academic year. For more about USFSM’s history, please visit Dr....


Renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman and his wife, Toby Perlman

Bulls Notebook: USFSM hosts Perlman winter music program

SARASOTA, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee this week is welcoming dozens of young musicians from across the world as the Perlman Music Program/Suncoast Winter Residency returns to campus. The...