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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...


December 13, 2019 04:00 PM

More than 5,000 students will receive their degrees during the University of South Florida’s 119th commencement […]


December 04, 2019 11:00 AM

When Heather Howard cut ties with her parents last year, the University of South Florida senior suddenly found herself wondering where she would find...


November 27, 2019 12:45 PM

Editors Note: This story originally aired on July 31, 2019 Sailing on a research cruise in the Gulf of Mexico last month to study deep sea creatures...


November 13, 2019 11:54 AM

University of South Florida President Steven Currall is looking forward to his inauguration Thursday, as much for the USF community as for himself.


November 06, 2019 12:45 PM

Thirty years after her first novel, young adult author Lurlene McDaniel has decided her latest book, “The Girl with the Broken Heart,” will be her last....


October 29, 2019 08:13 PM

The National Collegiate Athletic Association announcement on student-athlete compensation Tuesday came after years of pressure from the athletes,...


October 24, 2019 11:30 PM

Two Tampa area leaders in education and technology are teaming up, as the University of South Florida Jabil Innovation Institute was unveiled Thursday.


July 30, 2019 11:35 AM

By Daylina Miller University of South Florida psychologists are using a new $375,000 grant from […]