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News & Information

Current white papers, news articles, and media coverage, reports, and programmatic information about Career Services are provided below.

Inquiries should be directed to Peter Thorsett, the department's Communications and Marketing Officer.

REPORTS

Fall 2015 Career Fair Week - Summary report on student and employer participation. (PDF)

 

CAREER SERVICES IN THE NEWS

2017

2017 10 17 - USF Career Fairs and Employment Outlook for New Grads (Fox 13 News)

2017 07 25 - Fl. State Rep. Janet Cruz to Host 8th Annual Job Fair (ABC Action News)

2017 06 05 - Handshake Recruitment Platform Doubles University Partnerships (Campus Technology)

2017 05 31 - 2017 Best and Worst States for Jobs: Ask the Experts (WalletHub)

2017 02 13 - Social Media Tips ($500K Settlement for Facebook Defamation) (WSTP / 10 News)

2017 02 10 - How to Create Effective Internships (Busines Observer)

2017 02 07 - USF Job Fair: Finding Employment Starts with Online Handshake (83 Degrees Media) 

2017 01 31 - Employers Recruit at USF for Career and Internship Fair Week (The Oracle)

2017 01 30 - Connect to Local Employers Through Tampa Bay Area Job Fairs (83 Degrees Media)

2016

2016 12 13 - USF Students, Alumni Offered Free Training in Software Coding (83 Degrees Media)

2016 12 06 - USF Partners with Virginia Tech Firm for Free Coding Bootcamp (EdScoop)

2016 11 29 - USF Partners with Revature (WFTS / ABC Action News)

2016 11 29 - Revature, USF Launch No-Cost Online Coding Program (University Business)

2016 11 29 - U South Florida to Offer Free Coding Program, Bootcamp to Students and Alumni (Campus Technology)

2016 10 28 - State University System Performance Data Shows USF Winning (Tampa Bay Business Journal)

2016 08 24 - Career Services Gives Students a 'Hand' In Their Job Search (The Oracle)

2016 06 17 - Update on the Suit-A-Bull program (Hometown Heroes Follow-Up) (Fox 13 News)

2016 06 16 - One Palm Beach County city ranks among the best spots to find a job (Palm Beach Post)

2016 06 14 - Suit-A-Bull expands after year in SVC (The Oracle)

2016 06 10 - 2016's best and worst Florida cities for finding a job (WalletHub)

2016 05 20 - An Intern's Story: Mets Successes Continue in the Dominican Republic (LegendsOnDeck.com)

2016 03 02 - Retail jobs can be a great place to begin building transferable career skills (WFTS / ABC Action News)

2016 01 04 - USF alumna on Career Services' role in providing international experiences (WUSF Radio - University Beat)

2015

2015 11 19 - Internships: Building Experience ON & OFF Campus (Catalyst - A USF Student Affairs Publication)

2015 11 09 - Five More Things to Love About USF (Odyssey)

2015 10 27 - USF students gain real-world experience by shadowing alumni in new program (83degrees Media)

2015 09 14 - USF prepares students for Career Fair Week (The Oracle)

2015 09 14 - USF students get interview-ready with Suit-A-Bull (Florida SUS Board of Governors' Did U Know? Series)

2015 09 11 - Hometown Heroes: Suit A Bull gets USF students interview-ready (Fox 13 News)

2015 09 09 - Career Services to host cookout (The Oracle)

2015 08 25 - Internship Fair brings employers to campus (The Oracle)

2015 08 21 - Job outlook positive for college seniors (WFTS / ABC Action News)

2015 08 14 - Higher ed council hears of successful business-education partnerships (Tallahassee Democrat)

2015 07 17 - 5 things to start the day (featurette on Suit-A-Bull) (Tampa Bay Business Journal)

2015 07 15 - USF prepares to suit up students for jobs (The Oracle)

2014

2014 07 14 - New leader to offer career guidance: USF hires Russ Coughenour as the first AVP of Career Services (The Oracle)

 

INFORMATION RELATED TO CAREER SERVICES

2017 02 28 - Entry Level Hiring Up 8.5% in 2017 Nationwide