News Category: Students

Student Ruby Ramos conducts research at the biology lab that opened in early May.

USF Sarasota-Manatee to open second biological laboratory

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 27, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee has received a $50,000 grant from the Selby Foundation to support construction of a second modular laboratory for biological research. The grant,...


The University of South Florida welcomed NCAA women golfers to a reception Thursday night at the Polo Grill in Lakewood Ranch. Left to right: USFSM student Ambassador John Akar, golfing legend Annika Sörenstam, student Ambassador Lauren Henry and radio personality Lulu.

USF Sarasota-Manatee plays its part as NCAA Golf Championship arrives

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 22, 2015) – They receive little fanfare and work mostly behind the scenes. As dozens of the best collegiate golfers arrive this week and next for the...


The Bulls on Parade tour will stop in the Sarasota area June 1.

USF coaches tour Bulls on Parade to make stop in Sarasota area

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 21, 2015) – Bulls fans are invited to mingle with University of South Florida coaches when the Bulls on Parade USF Coaches Tour makes a stop in...


USF Sarasota-Manatee ACT Prep Class

USF Sarasota-Manatee course aims to improve students’ scores on college entrance exam

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 20, 2015) – Help is coming for high school seniors and juniors looking for that extra edge on the ACT college entrance exam. USF Sarasota-Manatee is planning...


USF Sarasota-Manatee's College of Education has earned the highest national accreditation.

USF Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Education earns national accreditation

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 20, 2015) – The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Education has been awarded accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), the...


Students Moe Maung and Kathy Vu will study in South Korea this summer.

Study abroad trip will mark anniversary for USF Sarasota-Manatee pair

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 19, 2015) – While most students are enjoying a dip in the pool or simply a break from studies, Moe Maung and Kathy Vu will spend their...



USF Sarasota-Manatee student designs logo, sells T-shirts to raise funds for Alzheimer’s care and research

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 14, 2015) – Mary Reda has walked three times in the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s, but this fall’s upcoming march in Bradenton means so much more...


Interns Zach Nemitz and Ruby Ramos take turns looking at bacteria through a microscope.

USF Sarasota-Manatee lab looks to control mosquito population

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 12, 2015) – Dr. Aparna Telang’s research lab is taking shape after the modular building arrived in late January at USF Sarasota-Manatee’s north parking lot. Two incubators,...



USF Sarasota-Manatee scholarship benefits from generous donor

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 8, 2015) – For students like Jennifer Caba, Alex Benishek and scores of others at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, the Clyde G. Nixon International Business...



USF Sarasota-Manatee researcher: Band class more than just music

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 7, 2015) – Dr. Susan Fulton and her husband, John, were talking about budget cuts to school band programs a couple years ago when Fulton was struck...