Student Business Summit / Undergraduate Research

Student Business Summit

A USF business student organization is trying to give not just its members, but students from all over Florida, a hand in the brutal job market with a daylong summit on global business. University Beat on WUSF TV has the story.

Undergraduate Research

When it comes to a university’s reputation, research by undergraduates is as important for a school like USF as the work done at any other level. University Beat on WUSF 89.7 drops in on the 9th Annual USF Undergraduate Research Symposium, where almost two hundred top undergraduate research projects and presentations were on display, covering everything from science to the humanities.

Video Extras


USF International Business Board President Jamie Kenney talks about the purpose of the Florida Student Summit on Global Business, the focus on international business, and the response from both students and the companies attending.

Jamie Kenney explains that his first plan after graduating this May is launching a website,

USF International Business Board Director of Social Events Kelly Torres and group member Spencer Hayes talk about what the IBB offers USF students.

Summit keynote speaker, Rick Gallegos, President & CEO of Dale Carnegie Tampa Bay, gives some advice for students looking for work.

More Information: 

USF International Business Board website
Jamie Kenney, President
USF Office of Undergraduate Research website
Abstracts of the students' presentations can be found here. Go down to "Schedule for the day" and click on Oral Presentations or either of the Poster sessions to access lists.

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Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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