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USF College of Business Dean Moez Limayem speaks at the Business Scholarship luncheon (courtesy USF College of Business)
Business Scholarships
Donors, both corporate and individual, gave $380,000...and one coveted parking spot...to almost 200 USF College of Business students this year. We’ll introduce you to some of the scholarship recipients as they share their incredible stories with University Beat on WUSF TV.

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USF College of Marine Science researcher/"Brilliant 10" honoree Mya Breitbart (photo courtesy USF News/Amie Blodgett)
Brilliant 10 Scientist

Every year, Popular Science magazine names its “Brilliant 10”—a very short roster of the country’s brightest young scientific minds—and this year, a USF College of Marine Science researcher made the list.
On this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7, we’ll talk with Mya Breitbart about the honor, her work detecting viruses, and how she hopes to inspire young people, particularly girls, who are interested in science.

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Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

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Marcos Gonzalez, a USF junior with a double major of accounting & economics, shares his story of how he reached college while growing up the child of migrant farmworkers. He also talks about his summer trip around the world studying and working.

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USF accounting & economics junior Marcos Gonzalez talks about his summer trip studying and working around the world; accounting senior Anna Morra talks about how her time in the Collier Corporate Mentor Program helped her meet with Warren Buffet; and Barron Collier III, USF alum and General Partner of Barron Collier Companies, says it's important that those who can help students financially do


For more information

Business Scholarships
USF College of Business
813-974-4281 website

USF College of Business Corporate Mentor Program

Brilliant 10 Scientist
Mya Breitbart, Associate Professor , USF College of Marine Science
727-553-3520 mya@marine.usf.edu

Breibart genomics lab webpage

Popular Science’s “Brilliant 10” list.

Bilingual videos on Breitbart's work in Cuatro Cienegas, Mexico



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