News Category: Students

Consortium of Colleges celebrates 3,346 graduates

It’s that time when colleges bid goodbye to thousands of graduates. Parents offer tearful hugs. Classmates promise to keep in touch. And at commencement ceremonies across the Gulf Coast, graduates...

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Manatee Co. ‘Educator of the Year’ is a USF Sarasota-Manatee alumnus

Manatee ‘Educator of the Year’ is a USF Sarasota-Manatee alumnus

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 23, 2017) – The Manatee County school district’s Educator of the Year says his classes at USF Sarasota-Manatee helped him become a better teacher. Nick Leduc, who...

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Bulls Notebook: USF Sarasota-Manatee professor wins travel grant

Bulls Notebook: USF Sarasota-Manatee professor wins travel grant

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 19 2017) – Dr. Jody McBrien is no stranger to travel, having visited dozens of countries, including Japan this summer to teach at Sōka University in Tokyo....

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USF Sarasota-Manatee partners with Google to train CS/IT teachers

USF Sarasota-Manatee partners with Google to train CS/IT teachers

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 19 2017) – Two USF Sarasota-Manatee professors have received a $35,000 Google grant to help bolster the skills of computer science teachers at local high schools. Dr....

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USF Sarasota-Manatee welcomes Booker, Bay Haven students

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 16, 2017) – It might seem a stretch to ask fifth graders to start thinking about college, but it turns out many youngsters start forming opinions about...

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Alum makes largest contribution in USF Sarasota-Manatee’s history

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 15, 2017) – Bill Mariotti was enrolled at USF when his father plunged through a skylight at a demolition site, prompting swift changes at the family business,...

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USF Sarasota-Manatee partners with Google to train CS/IT teachers

USFSM students learn about adult communication disorders

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 10, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee students Michaela Pomeroy and Caitlin Farnsworth are learning lessons not found in textbooks. The students are enrolled in USFSM’s Communication Sciences &...

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USFSM graduates 350, says goodbye to Class of 2017

USFSM graduates 350, says goodbye to Class of 2017 (spring)

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 9, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee said goodbye to its first freshman class as it celebrated its 67th graduation exercise Monday night at the Bradenton Convention Center. Nearly...

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Bulls Notebook: USFSM professor visits Brazil to counsel execs

Bulls Notebook: USFSM professor visits Brazil to counsel execs

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 5, 2017) – USF Sarasota-Manatee’s Dr. Wilma Davidson is more than a wordsmith. The professional and technical communications instructor dishes out presentation and business writing advice to...

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USFSM’s first freshman class reflects on upcoming graduation

USFSM’s first freshman class reflects on upcoming graduation

Some chose elementary education. Others opted for biology, criminology or business. Whatever their aspiration, the two dozen who will stride across the stage Monday to accept their diplomas can all...

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