News Category: Students

UnidosNow at USFSM

USFSM, UnidosNow to hold workshop for college-bound students

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 29, 2015) – Catalina Kaiyoorawongs wants Hispanic high school students to make education the top priority of their young lives. “I want them to dream big,” said...

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Workers finished USFSM's basketball court Thursday afternoon.

USF Sarasota-Manatee basketball court is ready for play

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 26, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee students and faculty now have another recreational venue after completion this week of the basketball court at the campus’ north end. Workers...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee Launches 40th Anniversary Celebration

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 26, 2015) – Come help us celebrate! The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee is marking 40 years of service to the community, and to acknowledge the occasion...

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L to R: Dr. Jenni Menon Mariano, Bonnie Silvestri, Prof. Ulisses Araujo and Prof. Valeria Arantes.

Brazilian researchers visit USF Sarasota-Manatee

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 24, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee faculty on Tuesday heard from two Brazilian scholars about how freshmen at the University of Sao Paulo are learning problem-solving skills to...

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Andrew Telatovich, director of admissions at USF Sarasota-Manatee.

USFSM open house set Thursday, prospective students’ interest grows

  SARASOTA, Fla. (June 22, 2015) – USF Sarasota-Manatee is seeing larger crowds at its open house events since first admitting freshmen two years ago. Last June’s open house drew...

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Board of Governors removes enrollment cap for USF Sarasota-Manatee

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 19, 2015) – Student enrollment at USF Sarasota-Manatee is no longer limited after a decision Thursday by the State University System of Florida Board of Governors to...

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Dr. Jody McBrien, left, and Ashley Metelus will return to Uganda this summer.

USFSM’s Dr. McBrien to visit Uganda to promote book

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 18, 2015) – She had heard the stories of brutality over and over, but also tales of hope, such as how a group of women survivors were...

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Amela Malkic, director of USF Sarasota-Manatee's Global Engagement Office.

University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee Grows Global Engagement Office

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 18, 2015) – Since the creation of USF Sarasota-Manatee’s Global Engagement Office (GEO) in May 2014, the program has experienced considerable growth. Approximately 50 international students, from...

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Work resumed this week on the basketball court at the campus' north end.

USFSM’s basketball court nearly complete as work resumes this week

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 17, 2015) – Depending on weather, USF Sarasota-Manatee’s new basketball court at the campus’ north end could be ready for play next week. Workers Tuesday leveled uneven...

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Dr. Cihan Cobanoglu

Poll by USF Sarasota-Manatee researchers shows tourism interest in Cuba

SARASOTA, Fla. (June 15, 2015) – A new poll by USF Sarasota-Manatee researchers shows Americans warming to the idea of traveling to Cuba for tourism. The poll shows 91 percent...

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