Bellini Center for Talent Development


Each semester the Bellini Center and USF host student focused events in the areas of professional and career development. Additional events may be added throughout the semester. Please click the links for more information and to register. 

Students in Level 3 and 4 of the Bellini Certification Program must attend one career event listed to fulfill level requirements within the semester. Attendance at the events below meet that requirement unless otherwise noted. Events may be restricted to specific majors and the campus location. Click the registration links to learn more. 

Question regarding an event or level requirement? Contact

Spring 2024 Career Events CALENDAR

  • Coffee and Career Chats with Manatee Young Professionals Group
    March 20, 2024 | 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
    Cafe, Sarasota Campus

  • Food Sustainability Innovation Challenge
    Application Deadline: March 20, 2024
    Pitch Competition: April 5, 2024 | 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    BSN 115, Tampa Campus 
    Students introduce innovations to help food become more sustainable while addressing Climate Change.

  • Hospitality Career Expo 
    March 21, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Marshall Student Center Ballroom A-B-C, Tampa Campus

  • Internship Showcase
    March 21, 2024 | 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Bellini Center, Tampa Campus
    Meet with local and national employers to learn about internship opportunities. 
    Attending companies include: MUFG, Enterprise, KnowBe4, Engage Advisors, WeBull, TD Synnex, Busch Gardens, PODS, BRP, Nucor, White & Case, DTCC, Cintas and Prose.

  • Pastries & Pitches with Spot Freight
    Wednesday, March 27, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Bellini Center, Tampa Campus
    Virtual workshop availaible. Limited capacity. Click the event link for details. 

  • USF Tampa- USF Career Fair
    Thursday, March 28, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Marshall Student Center, Tampa Campus

  • Women in Business Celebration 
    March 29, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Check in begins at 9:00 a.m.
    Event kicks off at 9:30 a.m.
    Muma College of Business Atrium, Tampa Campus
    Join keynote speaker, Helen Wesley, President and CEO of Peoples Gas as we kick-off an exciting event featuring inspirational women leaders within the finance and tech industries. The event features a keynote address, Q & A, two panels focusing on the finance and tech industry and concludes with a networking and luncheon reception. 

  • SAR Career Shadow Day with Manatee Chamber of Commerce
    Friday, March 29, 2024 | 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Presented by Sarasota- Manatee Campus

  • MUFG- Operations and Risk Management Information Session
    Tuesday, April 2, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Bellini Center, Tampa Campus

  • The Pitch Competition
    April 19, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Bellini Center, Tampa Campus
    Showcase your personal brand and pitch your value in 60 seconds for an opportunity to win up to $1,000. All participants must register in advance, attend a workshop and submit a video. Finalists will be contacted by April 12th to pitch in person at the Bellini Center on April 19th for a chance at the grand prize. 

  • Florida Blue Pitch Competition
    All entries must be submitted by: April 3, 2024
    Challenge finalists will be notified by: April 8, 2024
    Pitch and Award Ceremony: April 26, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Embarc Collective: 802 E Whiting Street, Tampa, FL 33602
    A healthcare themed pitch competition where students pitch healthcare innovations that can save lives and transform the Tampa Bay Community.

  • Fuel for Finals*
    April 22-26, 2023 | Times to be announced
    Grab a bite and stay to study during Test Free Week! Gain extra energy as you prepare for finals. Details regarding sponsors and times to be announced. This event does not count toward Bellini Certification Program event requirements.*

*Denoted events do not meet the career event requirement for Level 3 and 4 in the Bellini Certification Program.