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Clean up efforts in damaged business

Veteran and military-connected students continue to serve communities impacted by Hurricane Ian

More than a month since Hurricane Ian made landfall, USF student veterans and alumni continue relief efforts in southwest Florida.

November 7, 2022Community Partnerships

The team of four women row in their ocean rowing boat

Three generations of USF academics train to row across the Atlantic in support of marine conservation

Integrative biology Professor Chantale Bégin is preparing for what is called “the world’s toughest row.” The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge is an annual race to row 3,000 miles from Spain’s Canary Islands to English Harbour in Antigua and Barbuda. Bégin’s team, Salty Science, includes two of her former USF students and her doctoral advisor.

October 19, 2022University News

Portrait of Manyley Jaquiss

Manley Jaquiss’s Bulls spirit is contagious

Manley Jaquiss is one of USF’s most actively involved alums. In a sense, Jaquiss never really left USF since the first time he stepped onto the Tampa campus 40 years ago. He attends almost all the football games and alumni events with his wife and daughter, who are also USF alumnae.

October 18, 2022University News

University of South Florida Homecoming 2022. Forever green and gold. October 9th through the 15th. Images of the parade and boat race.

USF invites the community to join in Homecoming Week events

The University of South Florida welcomes the Tampa Bay area community to attend Homecoming Week celebrations, Oct. 9-15. Participants can join students, alumni, faculty and staff in dozens of events across all campuses, including a concert, carnival, talent show, parade and the USF football game on Saturday, Oct. 15, at Raymond James Stadium.

October 5, 2022Campus Life

Portrait of Sarah Painter.

Sarah Painter

Sarah Painter is a fifth-grade teacher in Pinellas County, Fla. who has spent more than 18 years serving in the classroom. Her talent for developing lasting connections with her students and their families led her to be named Florida’s 2022 Teacher of the Year—a role in which she helps celebrate Florida teachers and elevate the education profession.  

March 14, 2022University News

John and Naida Ramil

Longtime trustee announces $1.1M gift, USF alumni courtyard named in honor of John and Naida Ramil

The University of South Florida’s longest serving member of the Board of Trustees, whose historic time on the board started when it was formed in 2001, has ended his tenure with the announcement of a $1.1 million gift to support his alma mater.

March 8, 2022University News

Rogan Donelly sitting in a Tervis factory while holding a Tervis tumbler

USF welcomes new trustee, recognizes outgoing original board member

The University of South Florida is welcoming a new member of the Board of Trustees, Rogan Donelly, a USF alumnus and Sarasota resident who is the president and chief executive officer of Tervis Tumbler Company.

December 23, 2021University News

Aerial image of the homecoming parade

USF celebrates Homecoming Week Oct. 31-Nov. 6

The University of South Florida invites the Tampa Bay area community to join students, alumni, faculty and staff as the university celebrates its Bull pride during Homecoming Week, Oct. 31-Nov. 6. The week features dozens of events happening in-person across all campuses, including a concert, carnival, talent show, parade and the USF football game on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium.

October 28, 2021Campus Life

Chris Scott and Bruce Van Fleet, Owners of the Belleiar Market

Support USF Alumni this Small Business Saturday

The Belleair Market is just one of many local businesses owned by USF alumni that you can support this Small Business Saturday and throughout the year.

November 27, 2019University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Inducts First USF Alum for Development of Life-Saving Drugs

A graduate of USF becomes the first alum to be inducted into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame.

September 7, 2018University News

As an undergrad, Salguero was the drum major of USF's Herd of Thunder Marching Band. Credit: Melissa Salguero

USF Alumna Named 2018 GRAMMY Music Educator of the Year

Melissa Salguero, B.S. '09, says her time at USF helped shape her into the leader she is today.

January 31, 2018Honors and Awards

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