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1 hr ago |

Arthur Guilford, regional chancellor, leaving University of South...

The regional chancellor of the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee is poised to embark on a new life adventure as his days with the university wind down and he retires.


Related Topix: University, FL, Sarasota, FL, Tampa, FL, North Port, FL

2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Times recommends: Pinellas School Board

The Pinellas County School District is embracing new strategies for addressing the achievement gap, plans new magnet schools and is investing in its teachers.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Standardized Testing, Education, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL, Opinion

7 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

A homegrown leader - Clearwater to swear in new police chief

In a speedy, smooth transition Daniel Slaughter is set to be sworn in as the new Clearwater police chief on Aug. 7, barely over two weeks after Police Chief Anthony Holloway announced that he had accepted the top job in the St. Petersburg Police Department.


Related Topix: Clearwater, FL, Pinellas County, FL

11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

U.S. 19 redevelopment a long-term pursuit for Pasco

Lacy Herman lucked out with two blouses for $18 thanks to JCPenney's close-out sale last week, but don't count the 23-year-old University of South Florida student among U.S. 19's regular shoppers.


Related Topix: Florida, Pasco County, FL, Citrus Park, FL, Wesley Chapel, FL, Tampa, FL

15 hrs ago | CE News

ASCE and DFI recognize Thermal Integrity Profiling

Cleveland - The American Society of Civil Engineers announced on July 24 the Thermal Integrity Profiler as the 2015 winner of the Charles Pankow Award for Innovation.


Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Erie Times News

Disney Junior Live on Tour comes to Warner Theatre in Erie

That's because in addition to portraying Jake -- one of the stars of Disney Junior Live on Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure -- he has another passion: marine biology.


Related Topix: Marine Biology, Biology, Science, Tampa, FL

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Senate bill aims to curb college sexual assaults, help victims

Florida Senator Marco Rubio is introducing new, bipartisan legislation that takes aim at sexual assaults on college and university campuses by Senate bill aims to curb college sexual assaults, help victims Florida Senator Marco Rubio is introducing new, bipartisan legislation that takes aim at sexual assaults on college and university campuses by ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican

The Times-Picayune

Does It Hurt When You Do This?

" If you don't use it, you lose it. If you use it, it breaks ." -- educational psychology professor, University of South Florida, ca.


Related Topix: Health Club, CrossFit

Charlottesville Tomorrow

New CHS principal looks back on an unexpected first year

Charlottesville High School was getting ready to start last school year with a lot of new faces: two assistant principals, an athletic director and a principal that was hired after a months-long nationwide search.


Tue Jul 29, 2014

Block U

Utes Track and Field Welcomes New Assistant Coach Pete Herber

Utah track and field athletes will have a new assistant coach, as the Utes recently hired Pete Herber from South Florida.


Related Topix: University, FL, Sports, University of Utah NCAA

Florida Gov. Rick Scott agrees to 3 debates

Gov. Rick Scott’s campaign announced Tuesday that he has agreed to appear in three debates against the Democratic nominee, either former Gov. Charlie Crist or Nan Rich.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Tampa, FL

Business Journal

Lion, Moffitt sign licensing deal

The newest tenant at University of South Florida Research Park is sinking deeper roots into the Tampa business community.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL


Patrol division commander named Clearwater's new police chief

Daniel Slaughter, a veteran of more than two decades with the Clearwater Police Department, has been named the agency's new chief.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Lofty goals for new Florida Polytechnic University

It is the centerpiece of what will soon-be Florida's 12th state university and the only one dedicated almost exclusively to producing science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, degrees.


Related Topix: University, FL, Rick Scott, US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014

FWC confirms earlier fish kill in the Gulf of Mexico is Red Tide

The fish kill reported earlier this week was confirmed by the FWC and determined to be a Red Tide bloom.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Scientists try to develop frog vaccine while ignoring the pesticides that are harming their immunity

A recent discovery has scientists talking about the possibility of vaccinating frogs against a killer fungus and touting vaccination as a possible way to stem the ongoing, catastrophic decline of amphibian populations wide.


Related Topix: Environment, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Genetics

The Bradenton Times

Doctor of Business Administration Degree Now Offered at USF

The University of South Florida College of Business is now taking applications for its new Doctor of Business Administration degree program.


Related Topix: Harvard University, University, FL

Mandeville's Yipsy a new choice for contemporary shoppers

Nestled among a row of boutiques in Mandeville's Chenier Marketplace, Yipsy is a colorful addition to what is becoming a destination spot for young, contemporary shoppers.


Related Topix: Mandeville, LA, Baton Rouge, LA, New Orleans, LA

Creative Loafing Tampa

Do This: Weekend Top 10

Salute a local legend by celebrating the birthday of late USF artist Richard Beckman at USF CAM Friday night at 8 p.m. Click here to find out more about Beckman's exhibition and the party the University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum - and attend the Richard Beckman Birthday Party to learn more about a talented, complex and ... (more)


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, St. Petersburg, FL, Largo, FL

Thu Jul 24, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

USF professor says nanotechnology holds key to curing cancer

About a dozen researchers are splitting fibers in pursuit of a cure for cancer in a third floor research lab on the edge of the University of South Florida campus.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Inventions, University of Florida, Tampa, FL