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Pharmacy of the Future / USFSM-Longboat Key Club (September 29, 2014)
USF Health Pharmacy Plus

It looks a little like the bridge from ‘Star Trek,’ complete with holograms and high-tech devices – but it’s actually the USF College of Pharmacy’s brand-new facility, where students will learn by interacting with actual patients while using the...

 
The Resort at Longboat Key Club is USFSM College of Hospitality & Technology Leadership's new "teaching hotel" (photo courtesy the Resort at Longboat Key Club)

Thanks to a new partnership with the Resort at Longboat Key Club, USF Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Hospitality & Technology Leadership now has a ‘teaching hotel’ where its students will rotate through a number of departments to get ‘on-the-...

 
Professor at Sea (September 22, 2014)
USF geochemist Dr. Jeffrey Ryan talks to his class via video feed from a research vessel in the Pacific Ocean

USF geochemist Jeffrey Ryan is teaching a class this fall – only he’s working in the Pacific Ocean, more than 7,000 miles away from Tampa! Ryan joins University Beat on WUSF TV from the research vessel where he’s currently conducting research to...

 
The JOIDES Resolution, the research vessel USF Geosciences Prof. Jeffrey Ryan is working & teaching from (Courtesy William Crawford, IODP-USIO)

This semester’s USF Geology 3311 course, The Solid Earth, is a little different.
For one thing, professor Jeffrey Ryan is helping teach the class while he’s working on board an international research vessel in the middle of the Pacific...

 
Professor at Sea / Business Scholarships (September 15, 2014)
USF geochemist Dr. Jeffrey Ryan talks to his class via video feed from a research vessel in the Pacific Ocean

USF geochemist Jeffrey Ryan is teaching a class this fall – only he’s working in the Pacific Ocean, more than 7,000 miles away from Tampa! Ryan joins University Beat on WUSF Public Media from the research vessel where he’s currently conducting...

 
The 2014 USF College of Business Scholarship luncheon (photo courtesy Hilary Lehman)

The recent USF College of Business Scholarship Luncheon honored around 175 students who received almost $400,000 dollars in awards. On this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7, we meet some of the award-winning students, who shared their...

 
Library Renovations / Ploughshares Conference (September 8, 2014)
The renovated SMART Lab on the 2nd floor of the USF Library.

Students returning to the USF Tampa campus for the new school year might not recognize the Library, as the university’s academic cornerstone has reopened after a $1.5 million renovation.
The changes include a brand new “Digital Media...

 
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (left) meets with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (right) in Vienna in July (Jim Bourg/AP )

Joseph Cirincione, the president of anti-nuclear weapon group the Ploughshares Fund, will speak about the growing threat of the Islamic State and the possibility of a nuclear-armed Iran at a USF Center for Strategic and Diplomatic Studies’...

 
Library Renovations (September 1, 2014)
The renovated SMART Lab on the 2nd floor of the USF Library.

Students returning to the USF Tampa campus for the new school year might not recognize the Library, as the university’s academic cornerstone has reopened after a $1.5 million renovation.
The changes include a brand new “Digital Media...

 
A mural on the 2nd floor of the USF Library.

The University of South Florida’s fall semester is underway and students are already lining up to check out the renovated library.
The $1.5 million in improvements addressed some of the students’ biggest complaints. Find out how on this...

 
Palestinian Dance Class / Doctor of Business Administration (August 25, 2014)
Dwayne Scheuneman (l) performs w/Palestinian dancer Adel Mashriky (courtesy Dwayne Scheuneman)

USF St. Petersburg education major Dwayne Scheuneman is a veteran, an athlete, and a teacher of dance to both disabled and able-bodied children. That latter skill recently brought him to Palestine's West Bank, where his class had to deal with the...

 
USF entrance (courtesy USF University Communications & Marketing)USF entrance (courtesy USF News)

An MBA is a Masters of Business Administration degree — but have you heard about a DBA? USF is unveiling a new Doctor of Business Administration program that targets CEO’s and other upper-level executives looking to transform their business...

 
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