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Manatee rescue on campus

Marine biology student helps rescue distressed manatee in Bayboro Harbor

Kierstyn Benjamin shares her story of how she noticed a small, distressed manatee in Bayboro Harboro and acted quickly, playing a major part in rescuing the animal right near campus.

January 26, 2023Campus News

Howard & Terry

Proven leaders to advance academic planning and development on campus

The USF St. Petersburg campus is welcoming two proven leaders to fill vital roles and provide collaborative direction for academic planning and development.

January 20, 2023Campus News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF and Neptune Flood survey highlights need for education about flood risk and flood insurance

A joint survey between the University of South Florida and Neptune Flood reveals surprising facts about consumer awareness of flood risk and flood insurance, including that many are unaware they don't have flood coverage.

January 18, 2023Research and Innovation

Students honored at banquet MLK

Honoring Dr. King by recognizing students who are keeping his dream alive

During an inspirational ceremony at the USF St. Petersburg campus on January 12, more than 15 middle, high school and college students from throughout Pinellas County were recognized for advancing the ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 13, 2023Campus News, Events

During one of Andrea Coloma's internships with NASA, she was invited to see the development of future Orion capsules.

USF student illustrates children’s book for NASA

Andrea Coloma has interned with NASA five times, working on a variety of 2D and 3D illustration and animation projects. Her fifth internship concluded with the creation of an educational children's book about the Artemis I mission.

January 13, 2023Student Life

Choosing Myself program

Initiative to reduce unwanted teen pregnancy and trafficking receives $800k U.S. Department of Health grant

A research project spearheaded by faculty at USF working with community partners locally and in Savannah, Georgia seeks to reduce unintended teen pregnancies, sexually transmitted infections and incidents of trafficking for marginalized youth.

January 11, 2023Research and Innovation

Innovations Magazine 2023

Innovations Magazine 2023

Delve into the newest issue of Innovations Magazine, spotlighting the student successes, vital research and impactful community and global initiatives on USF's St. Petersburg campus during the past year.

January 9, 2023Campus News, Research and Innovation, Student Life

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library gets a new, modern look

After undergoing major renovations, the first floor of the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library has a new look and greater study space for students. The upgrades include twelve new study rooms and state-of-the-art technology to enhance opportunities for collaboration and learning.

January 6, 2023Campus News

Family Study Center new research

New study shows enduring benefits of prenatal coparenting intervention for African American families

Unmarried African American parents transitioning to new parenthood reported better coparenting and relationship dynamics as well as more emotionally healthy babies more than a year after participating in a community-based program, according to a new study led by the Family Study Center.

December 15, 2022Research and Innovation

USF Day at City Hall

Bulls in the Burg: USF St. Petersburg campus fall 2022 community relations roundup

This new community roundup series intends to shed light on the ways that USF faculty, staff, students and administration are actively engaged every day in the community.

December 14, 2022Campus News, Events

Isaac McKinney III

Technology manager and USF alumnus named to USF St. Petersburg Campus Board

Isaac McKinney III, a global program manager for PwC and USF alumnus, has been appointed to a four-year term as a member of the USF St. Petersburg Campus Board.

December 14, 2022Campus News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

From fishing campus waters as a kid to graduating with a perfect 4.0

Seth Leskanic has had a personal connection with the USF St. Petersburg campus since he was a kid fishing the waters on the edge of campus. Now he is graduating from his hometown university with a perfect 4.0 GPA.

December 6, 2022Student Life

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