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HospitaBull (December 17, 2012)
Farm fresh fruit centerpiece at USF Sarasota-Manatee HospitaBull event

Students in the USF Sarasota-Manatee College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership recently got the kind of ‘on the job’ training that most would-be chefs dream about, as they took over the kitchen of Michael’s on East for the HospitaBull...

 
Student chefs celebrate as celebrity chef Judi Gallagher addresses the HospitaBull crowd
HospitaBull

It’s one of the University’s newest schools, and the College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership at USF Sarasota-Manatee is quickly becoming a success. That’s thanks to energetic leadership, talented students and generous donors. The three...

 
HospitaBull / Marianna Graves Update (December 10, 2012)
Farm fresh fruit centerpiece at USF Sarasota-Manatee HospitaBull event

Students in the USF Sarasota-Manatee College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership recently got the kind of ‘on the job’ training that most would-be chefs dream about, as they took over the kitchen of Michael’s on East for the HospitaBull...

 
Crosses mark Boot Hill Cemetery on the grounds of the Dozier School for Boys (courtesy USF News)

USF researchers' investigation of how many young men are buried on the grounds of the Dozier School for Boys in Marianna, Florida, may end up raising more questions than it answers. The team has released an interim report detailing their findings...

 
Education in Action / Student Investors (December 4, 2012)
Students in the Tutor-A-Bull program (courtesy USF College of Education & MIT)

The Tutor-A-Bull program aims to help both student teachers in the USF College of Education and struggling grade, middle and high school students by pairing them up for one-on-one instruction. It's a program championed by Tampa philanthropist...

 
Students in Applied Security Analysis class wait for their chance to present to the advisory panel (courtesy USF College of Business)

Students in one USF Business course have a lot more than a grade on the line—more like over 200 thousand dollars in REAL money! On this week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7, Jean Henry, filling in for Mark Schreiner, tells us how they’re testing...

 
Education in Action (November 26, 2012)
Students in the Tutor-A-Bull program (courtesy USF College of Education & MIT)

The Tutor-A-Bull program aims to help both student teachers in the USF College of Education and struggling grade, middle and high school students by pairing them up for one-on-one instruction. It's a program championed by Tampa philanthropist...

 
Olin Mott (left) receives the Champion for Education Award from Dr. Harold Keller, interim dean for the USF College of Education (courtesy Amie Blodgett, USF News)

Olin Mott has worn many hats in his long life: Pearl Harbor survivor, business magnate and benefactor to dozens of Bay area charities and organizations. You can now add “Champion For Education” to that list, as USF’s College of Education recently...

 
Advanced Visualization Center (rebroadcast) / Iraq-Entrepreneurship (November 19, 2012)
USF Advanced Visualization Center video wall

From Mayan monuments and dinosaur fossils to jellyfish x-rays and human CT scans, the Advanced Visualization Center is changing how USF students and faculty see things. This rebroadcast of University Beat on WUSF TV takes you inside the Center,...

 
USFSP Business Professor Bill Jackson in Iraq (photo courtesy Bill Jackson)

A USF St. Petersburg business professor recently taught entrepreneurship to educators in a very unlikely location: war-torn Iraq. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 catches up with Bill Jackson, who shares stories from what he calls ‘the...

 
St. Petersburg Science Festival / Suicide Prevention Workshop (November 12, 2012)
Students look through microscopes at the St. Petersburg Science Festival

The recent St. Petersburg Science Festival had two purposes: showing off local institutions' research and work, and getting a younger generation interested in science. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you on a tour of the Fest, where hands-on...

 
Kathy Lazear (l) & Steve Roggenbaum (r) teach at the suicide prevention workshop

It’s an eye-opening statistic: suicide is the third leading cause of death for young people between 15 and 24.
To help recognize the warning signs and prevent youth suicide, USF’s Department of Child and Family Studies recently presented a...

 
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