News Category: Community Engagement

Regional Chancellor Search Updates

For updates on the search for a Regional Chancellor at USF Sarasota-Manatee, please visit the search website at USFSM.edu/Regional-Chancellor-Search. Learn more

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USF Sarasota-Manatee assists in red tide monitoring study

USF Sarasota-Manatee assists in red tide monitoring study

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 17, 2017) – Beach-goers and coastal residents can be the first afflicted: Watery eyes, a scratchy throat and dry cough. Depending on wind direction and concentration levels,...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee seminar, diplomat to discuss Cuba relations

USF Sarasota-Manatee seminar, diplomat to discuss Cuba relations

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 14, 2017) – The slowing of U.S.-Cuba relations in recent months is prompting questions about business with the island and travel options. To help figure out the...

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Bulls Notebook: USFSM alum named Young Professional of the Year

Bulls Notebook: USFSM alum named Young Professional of 2017

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 11, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee alum Murray Devine credits his experience here for coaxing a spirit of volunteerism out of him, and now it seems his outreach...

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USFSM hires regional vice chancellor to lead fundraising

USFSM hires regional vice chancellor to lead fundraising

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 11, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee has named Lee Williams, CFRE, as interim regional vice chancellor for advancement. She started her new job July 31. “USFSM is an...

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Bulls Notebook: USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes YMCA Achievers

Bulls Notebook: USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes YMCA Achievers

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 4, 2017) – Irie Way liked the “sea snakes” and their squishy feel, but the eighth-grader also delighted in making “elephant toothpaste” and “funny putty.” Meanwhile, in...

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C4 changes name to Cross College Alliance and adopts Memorandum of Agreement

C4 changes name to Cross College Alliance and adopts Memorandum of Agreement

SARASOTA, Fla. (August 2, 2017) – Eckerd College, New College of Florida, Ringling College of Art and Design, State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota, University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee and The...

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USF’s Manatee-Sarasota alumni chapter takes national honors

USF’s Manatee-Sarasota alumni chapter takes national honors

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug 01, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee congratulates the Manatee-Sarasota chapter of the USF Alumni Association after winning the association’s Most Improved Group Award, a national honor. “We are...

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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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Bulls Notebook: USFSM hosts AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers

Bulls Notebook: USFSM hosts AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 28, 2017) – Dozens of AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers from around Florida gathered at USF Sarasota-Manatee for three days this week. The meeting, involving both students and recent...

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