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USFSM Homecoming Queen Katerina Pluhacek and King Darrell Xayarath share a moment with Rocky.

Bulls Notebook: Homecoming includes history-making moments

SARASOTA, Fla. (Oct. 9, 2015) – Homecoming Week at USF Sarasota-Manatee offered scores of spirited activities from Thursday’s international food festival to a dodgeball tournament to Wednesday’s Bulls in Biz...


Carlos Moreira talks with Stephanie Murphy, human resources director at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota, at Wednesday's Bulls in Biz. Photo by Krista Schrock

Bulls in Biz networking/jobs fair brings opportunities to students

SARASOTA, Fla. (Oct. 8, 2015) – Business and finance student Carlos Moreira came with a handful of resumes and “an elevator speech” in case he needed to impress a potential...


Dr. Kathy Black USF Sarasota-Manatee USFSM Social Work

Dr. Kathy Black Talks Age Friendly on Suncoast View

Dr. Kathy Black, Professor of Social Work and Gerontology, made an appearance on ABC7’s Suncoast View afternoon talkshow last week to discuss her work with the Age Friendly Sarasota initiative and...



Learn about international study at USFSM ‘Study Abroad Fair’

SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 30, 2015) – It can be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. An opportunity to expand horizons. Enriching while also academically challenging. USF Sarasota-Manatee’s Study Abroad Program offers students a...



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 this past...