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Students and faculty enjoyed a Week of Welcome mixer on Monday. Photo by Krista Schrock.

USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes students with mixer; more events set

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 25, 2015) – An Information Technology student from Lincoln, Neb., Stephen Bui came to USF Sarasota-Manatee because of its small class sizes and proximity to family in...

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Among other projects this past summer, workers revamped Information Commons and built a basketball court.

USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes students, touts improvements

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 24, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee has been busy the past few months and the hundreds of students returning to class this week should notice big differences. They...

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Dr. Eric Hodges.

USF Sarasota-Manatee instructor helps win NEH grant to set up institute

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 19, 2015) – Doctors and therapists have written volumes about post-traumatic stress disorder, and countless TV commercials implore viewers daily to support veterans’ causes, but USF Sarasota-Manatee...

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Dr. Sunita Lodwig

USF Sarasota-Manatee makes investment in I.T. program

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 19, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is making a significant investment to bolster its Information Technology program. The university has spent $80,000 this past summer on new servers,...

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Pei-Hsuan “Gary” Wang and Swat Xiang, both of the National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism in Taiwan.

USF Sarasota-Manatee hosts Taiwanese students at reception

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 17, 2015) – Nineteen Taiwanese students who arrived last month to attend USF Sarasota-Manatee were officially welcomed by faculty and staff during a reception Thursday. The students,...

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Priscilla Sosa

USF Sarasota-Manatee holds science workshop for teens

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 13, 2015) – About two dozen teens and adolescents from the Sarasota YMCA Achievers’ program stopped by the USF Sarasota-Manatee Teaching Labs at Mote Marine Thursday morning...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee to hold ACT prep classes for high school students

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 12, 2015) – Help is coming for high school juniors and seniors looking for a boost on the ACT college entrance exam. USF Sarasota-Manatee will hold ACT...

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Tuesday Talks: Dr. Jessica Grosholz, Criminology

Each Tuesday, we sit down with members of the faculty to discuss their expertise, recent research and some of their accomplishments. This week, USFSM takes a closer look at Dr....

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Priscilla Sosa

USF Sarasota-Manatee students, instructors to hold workshop for teens

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 11, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee senior Priscilla Sosa is taking community engagement to a new level. On Thursday morning, the 22-year-old biology student and Sarasota resident will...

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Dr. Edie Banner

Toxic frogs hold fascination, scientific promise for USFSM researcher

SARASOTA, Fla. (Aug. 7, 2015) – When not teaching organic chemistry, biochemistry and medicines of the rainforest, Dr. Edie Banner is “getting back to my biology roots” researching the strange...

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