News Category: Students

Kim Mullins

MBA Helps USFSM Alumna Take a Career Jump

At the age of 42, Kim Mullins proves that higher education is an important component to achieving career advancement. After finishing USF Sarasota-Manatee’s MBA program this summer, she also began...

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Full Slate of Open Houses Scheduled for Fall Semester

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee will hold one information session and three open houses for prospective students during the fall 2014 semester. Info Session: September 20, 2014 Masters Degree...

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Students and faculty from the USF Sarasota-Manatee College of Hospitality & Technology Leadership join Jeff Mayers (center left), general manager of The Resort at Longboat Key Club and Cihan Cobanoglu (center right), dean of the College in announcing a new partnership designating The Resort as the official “Teaching Hotel” for student training in the hospitality industry.

The Resort at Longboat Key Club and USFSM Announce Leading-Edge Partnership through Launch of New Training Program

The Resort at Longboat Key Club and USF Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) proudly announce the launch of a key regional partnership and new training program for USFSM students. As the official “Teaching...

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USF Seal

Regional Chancellor Search Updates

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee has started the search for the next Regional Chancellor. Information on the position and announcements regarding the search can be found here.

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Beth Lukens Cloud 9 Confections USF Sarasota-Manatee USFSM Hospitality Alumni Alumna

Class Project Turns Into Successful Business for USFSM Alumna

Beth Lukens’s idea for a confection business began during her senior year at USF Sarasota-Manatee disguised as a sweet classroom project. She created a business plan for a fictitious food...

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Dr. Marie Byrd USF Sarasota-Manatee USFSM Elementary Education

Tuesday Talks: Dr. Marie Byrd, Elementary Education

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. Marie Byrd....

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USFSM Welcomes Associate Director of Facilities Planning and Management

USF Sarasota-Manatee announces the hire of Kevin Taterus in the new position of associate director of facilities planning and management. His responsibilities include the management of campus facilities operations and...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee offers free SAT prep class to high school students

USFSM Prepares High School Students for SAT

Twenty-five high school seniors recently took part in a free test prep class for college admission at USF Sarasota-Manatee. From 10 to 5 on July 28 through August 1, the...

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Dr. Jenni Menon Mariano USF Sarasota-Manatee USFSM Education

Professor Receives Funding for Research on the Higher Education Experience

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee has been awarded a $289,336 sub-award through Clark University as part of a 1.45 million dollar grant funded by the John Templeton Foundation, to...

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Bryan Jacobs USF Sarasota-Manatee Hospitality

Bryan Jacobs Cooks Up a Career

As a child, Bryan Jacobs spent the summers with his grandparents, spending most of his spare time in the kitchen. “While most kids were making mud pies, I was making...

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