News Category: Faculty Staff


USF Sarasota-Manatee Bulls notebook; Homecoming Arrives

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 25, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee will hold an Open House for prospective freshmen, transfer students and graduate students on Thursday, Oct. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m....


Dr. Rong-Da Liang of Taiwan will conduct research at USFSM over the next academic year.

USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes Fulbright scholar from Taiwan

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 30, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee already hosts a Fulbright student, Nefike Günden, a Turkish-born scholarship recipient who’s pursuing a master’s degree at USF Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Hospitality &...


This year's Bulls in Biz Fair will the largest, with at least 27 companies represented.

‘Bulls in Biz’ event to make return to USF Sarasota-Manatee campus

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 29, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee’s “Bulls in Biz” networking event is already known for linking students with local employers and alumni, but this year’s event comes with...


Left to right, USFSM students Markos Perez, Edgar Bischoff and Alexis Brodil question Brew Master Jorge Rosabal during a tour of the Darwin Brewing Co. Photo by Krista Schrock

USFSM’s Science of Beer class draws culinary, science-minded students

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 28, 2015) – The glass beakers, 18 stainless steel fermenters and canning device at the building’s far end left little doubt as to the science at the...



Ranking: USF Sarasota-Manatee among America’s safest universities

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 28, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is one of the nation’s safest universities, according to a ranking by home security company ADT. ranked USFSM No. 18 on...


Dr. Jody McBrien, third from left, and Ashley Metelus, third from right, visit some of the women who contributed to  McBrien's recent book, "Cold Water: Women and Girls of Lira, Uganda."

USFSM’s Dr. McBrien, Ashley Metelus visit Uganda for book tour

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 24, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee Associate Professor Dr. Jody McBrien has made multiple trips to Uganda over the past six years, but she was wowed by the...


Selby Auditorium

Considering grad school? USF Sarasota-Manatee to hold info session

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 21, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee faculty, alumni and admissions officials are teaming up to offer an information session aimed at folks considering graduate school. Prospective students are...


Dr. G. Pat Wilson

USF Sarasota-Manatee professor to join education forum

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 18, 2015) – Dr. G. Pat Wilson, interim dean of USF Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Education, will join a panel of speakers Monday at a gathering of the...


Dr. Katerina Berezina discusses how technology is affecting hotels. Photo by Krista Schrock

USFSM student project looks at future – and futuristic – hotels

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 9, 2015) – Imagine unlocking a hotel room with a smart phone, having room service delivered by a robot or perhaps checking-in with a “mobile concierge,” bypassing...


Faculty, students, alumni and supporters mingle at the 40th Anniversary Kickoff party. Photo by Krista Schrock

USF Sarasota-Manatee holds anniversary “kickoff” event

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 16, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee’s history and future came together on Tuesday. For two hours, USFSM donors, supporters, students and alumni gathered at the Selby Auditorium to...