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May 18, 2020 09:41 AM

With summer classes starting online Monday, University of South Florida officials continue to work on plans for the fall – and there is at least one...


April 29, 2020 10:29 PM

While Florida businesses and institutions are trying to figure out how - and how fast - they'll reopen under Gov. Ron DeSantis' plan, universities are...


March 18, 2020 11:30 AM

Bickering over the presidential primary and fears of coronavirus may cause some younger people to steer clear of civic engagement. But one Tampa Bay...


March 17, 2020 09:15 PM

Commencement ceremonies at the University of South Florida, and other state universities, will be postponed indefinitely.


March 04, 2020 01:01 PM

When it comes to determining who won a Presidential debate, methods include questionnaires, phone polling, and dial testing, where people turn a knob to...


February 23, 2020 10:10 PM

A proposal to decrease the number public universities in Florida from 12 to 10 continues to generate conversations in the legislature. New College and...


February 21, 2020 06:58 PM

Gov. Ron DeSantis, House Speaker Jose Oliva, and University of South Florida President Steven Currall all addressed a controversial university...


February 20, 2020 11:54 AM

A House proposal seeking to abolish the independent status of two Florida universities is spurring […]


February 11, 2020 09:33 PM

The Florida House Education Committee will hear a bill Wednesday that would merge the state’s two smallest and youngest public universities with its two...


January 08, 2020 12:00 PM

Merriam-Webster’s word of the year in 2019 was a simple four letter word: “they.” The reason for the choice, according to the dictionary publisher, is...