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July 2020

Associate Professor Dr. Stephen Aikins was selected by WalletHub, among a group of experts in the country, to share his thoughts on the relationship between higher tax burden and better public services, efficient use of tax dollars, and how governments can handle the fiscal impact of the COVID-19 pandemic efficiently.

May 2020

Associate Professor Dr. Stephen Neely, along with Dr. Joshua Scacco from USF's Department of Communication, were featured in a Tampa Bay Times article on the results from the Sunshine State Survey about COVID-19 and Floridians support of mitigation efforts.

In recognition of Public Service week, Clinical Professor Dr. Ron Sanders authored a piece for Government Executive on balancing freedom and responsibility on the front lines of public service, as the COVID-19 pandemic has amplified Americans’ love-hate relationship with their government.


July 2019

Master Instructor, and MURP Program Director, Dr. Mark Hafen was interviewed by reporter Liz Burch from WTSP (CBS) Channel 10 News about the increasing rate of Tampa Bay's water sea level rise, as climate change continues to impact our area and the people who live here.

March 2019

School Director, and Clinical Professor, Dr. Ron Sanders appeared on a segment of the Suncoast View where he provided "cyber hygiene" tips for keeping our online data safe, especially as we leave ourselves vulnerable to hackers while on Spring Break vacation.


December 2018

Associate Professor Dr. Elizabeth Strom spoke about affordable housing issues on WUSF’s Florida Matters podcast. She was part of a panel considering new ways to approach local housing issues.