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Summit Daily News
Solutions to racial disparity in justice appear obvious to some, illusive to othersbias and de-escalating high-stakes situations with civilians, or they plan to s
Solutions to racial disparity in justice appear obvious to some, illusive to others
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
bias and de-escalating high-stakes situations with civilians, or they plan to start that training soon. Research from the University of South Florida forms the basis of the U.S. Department of Justice-backed program Fair and Impartial Policing. The... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Scene and HeardFrederick duo and hors d’oeuvres from Pane Rustica. The organization presents
Scene and Heard
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Frederick duo and hors d’oeuvres from Pane Rustica. The organization presents scholarships to art students attending the University of South Florida, University of Tampa and Hillsborough Community College, and grants are presented to Tampa-area... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa’s new pot law has schools revisiting rules for staff, students65 marijuana citations have been issued in the city, including one at Henry B.
Tampa’s new pot law has schools revisiting rules for staff, students
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
65 marijuana citations have been issued in the city, including one at Henry B. Plant High School and one just outside the University of South Florida. “I find myself, as a policymaker, really troubled by these city, county, federal and state... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Penrod set for Florida murder trial Mondaylooking for his lost wallet who discovered the body, which was so decomposed it
Penrod set for Florida murder trial Monday
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
looking for his lost wallet who discovered the body, which was so decomposed it took a professor of anthropology from the University of South Florida to put together a composite sketch from the remains in an effort to help identify the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Drive-by shooting reported near All Children's Hospital in St. PeteSaturday in the area of 6th Avenue South and 6th Street South in St. Petersburg
Drive-by shooting reported near All Children's Hospital in St. Pete
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
Saturday in the area of 6th Avenue South and 6th Street South in St. Petersburg near All Children's Hospital. The University of South Florida, St. Petersburg Police Department issued an alert around 1:00 a.m. Saturday warning students to... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Dispose of your unwanted medication safely todayTampa. Tampa Police Department will collect at the Winn-Dixie Supermarket at 2
Dispose of your unwanted medication safely today
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
Tampa. Tampa Police Department will collect at the Winn-Dixie Supermarket at 2525 North Dale Mabry Highway in Tampa. The University of South Florida Police Department will collect at the USF Morsani Center at 13330 Laurel Drive in Tampa. POLK... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hargreaves III has happy homecoming at One Buc Placeneeds any introduction. Ever since that summer day when his father, then a def
Hargreaves III has happy homecoming at One Buc Place
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
needs any introduction. Ever since that summer day when his father, then a defensive ends and special teams coach at the University of South Florida, took him to the Team Tampa tryout, Tampa’s football community has known all about Vernon... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Reforming our End-of-Life Healthcare System - By Barbara Coombs Lee and Kim Callinan During a CNN presidential town hall on Feb. 3 an 81-year-old man from Concord NH with phase IV colon cancer Jim Kinhan asked Hillary Clinton what she coul...Program Officer for Compassion & Choices. She holds a Master’s degree in public
Reforming our End-of-Life Healthcare System - By Barbara Coombs Lee and Kim Callinan During a CNN presidential town hall on Feb. 3 an 81-year-old man from Concord NH with phase IV colon cancer Jim Kinhan asked Hillary Clinton what she coul...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Program Officer for Compassion & Choices. She holds a Master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University, a graduate certificate in public health from the University of South Florida and a Bachelor’s degree in government from Oberlin Colle... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Tampa police clear up Beyonce controversyevents. "She's in the tradition of using art as a form of activism," said Aisha
Tampa police clear up Beyonce controversy
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
events. "She's in the tradition of using art as a form of activism," said Aisha Durham, communications professor at the University of South Florida. "She's in a long tradition...of hip hop of using kind of art to speak to specific issues for the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Dispose of unwanted medications Saturday at four Hillsborough sitesCounty Anti-Drug Alliance, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, and police dep
Dispose of unwanted medications Saturday at four Hillsborough sites
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
County Anti-Drug Alliance, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, and police departments from Tampa, Plant City and the University of South Florida. The goal is to “keep prescription drugs out of the wrong hands,” the Anti-Drug Aliiance said in... Read more
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ESPN
Will Steven Stamkos return for Game 2?be weeks. It could be months," Stamkos said. "That's the tough part." Dr. Karl
Will Steven Stamkos return for Game 2?
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
be weeks. It could be months," Stamkos said. "That's the tough part." Dr. Karl Illig, director of vascular surgery at the University of South Florida, performed the surgery on Stamkos. Dr. Dean Donahue, a thoracic surgeon at Massachusetts General... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Websites target those with student loan debtyou’re in distress. You’re looking for a solution,” says Dameion Lovett, associ
Websites target those with student loan debt
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
you’re in distress. You’re looking for a solution,” says Dameion Lovett, associate director for financial aid at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He’s been tracking companies like the one which Cusic says took advantage of her which... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Miami-Dade police deploying 1,000 body camerascut down on frivolous complaints against officers and also make police more acc
Miami-Dade police deploying 1,000 body cameras
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
cut down on frivolous complaints against officers and also make police more accountable for their actions. Last year, a University of South Florida study found that use-of-force incidents fell by 53 percent from year to year among a select group... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa man shines laser into Hillsborough sheriff’s helicopter as ‘joke’units to the location, deputies saw a black Toyota Corolla parked facing north
Tampa man shines laser into Hillsborough sheriff’s helicopter as ‘joke’
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
units to the location, deputies saw a black Toyota Corolla parked facing north in the 4050 Lofts apartment complex near the University of South Florida. Abdullah, identified as the driver, had a 6-inch black laser in the front passenger side door,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Stampeders sign Carlton Mitchell to shore up receiving corpsmonth and impressed with his imposing frame and knowledge of the nuances of the
Calgary Stampeders sign Carlton Mitchell to shore up receiving corps
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
month and impressed with his imposing frame and knowledge of the nuances of the CFL receiver positions. A product of the University of South Florida, the 28-year-old was originally a sixth-round pick of the Cleveland Browns in the 2010 NFL Draft,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tamborello garage closing, as have so many Ybor family businessesowner of the station and his wife Carmeline took over all the office management
Tamborello garage closing, as have so many Ybor family businesses
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
owner of the station and his wife Carmeline took over all the office management duties. Joe Tamborello graduated from the University of South Florida in 1968 with a degree in industrial management and spent 12 years managing department stores,... Read more
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Officer.com
DOJ: No Discriminatory Intent in Tampa Bike Citationscitations had an impact. "Crime did not vary significantly before and after th
DOJ: No Discriminatory Intent in Tampa Bike Citations
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
citations had an impact. "Crime did not vary significantly before and after the story came out," said Ojmarrh Mitchell, a University of South Florida criminology professor who worked on the report. "There was a 4 percent increase in (serious)... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF class hears about tough transitions from young refugeesso short.” Htoo was one of five high school students who participated in a tee
USF class hears about tough transitions from young refugees
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
so short.” Htoo was one of five high school students who participated in a teen refugee youth panel Tuesday night at the University of South Florida. The forum was held in professor Elizabeth Dunn’s International Humanitarian Crises class. The... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Downtown Tampa will get Zipcar service, on-demand shuttleAirport and the Marriott WestShore. A competing service, WeCar, a division of
Downtown Tampa will get Zipcar service, on-demand shuttle
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Airport and the Marriott WestShore. A competing service, WeCar, a division of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, serves the University of South Florida and USF St. Petersburg. “Based on the success of our vehicles at the University of Tampa, the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UK charity Action on Hearing Loss funds new project to develop medicines for hearing lossPragma Therapeutics with Professor Robert Frisina’s team at the Global Center f
UK charity Action on Hearing Loss funds new project to develop medicines for hearing loss
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Pragma Therapeutics with Professor Robert Frisina’s team at the Global Center for Hearing and Speech Research from the University of South Florida, Tampa. The pioneering research aims to develop and test innovative small molecule drugs that... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Upside-down campaigns offer new metrics for ‘front runner’race, many traditional criteria have bitten the dust,” said Darryl Paulson, pro
Upside-down campaigns offer new metrics for ‘front runner’
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
race, many traditional criteria have bitten the dust,” said Darryl Paulson, professor emeritus of government at University of South Florida-St. Petersburg. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush raised a lot of money but didn’t get much traction.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Investigators: Elderly woman killed by companion may not have been part of suicide pactpolice say they couldn't find any clues that she had the disease. Family member
Investigators: Elderly woman killed by companion may not have been part of suicide pact
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
police say they couldn't find any clues that she had the disease. Family members declined to comment for this story. University of South Florida professor Donna Cohen, who researches homicide and suicide among the elderly, said that suicide... Read more
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The State News
Recap of the 2015 MSU football awards banquet winnersentering the 2013 season. After Maxwell struggled during week one, Cook was nam
Recap of the 2015 MSU football awards banquet winners
The State News / Posted 6 days ago
entering the 2013 season. After Maxwell struggled during week one, Cook was named the starter in week two against the University of South Florida and never looked back. Cook went on to become one of the all-time greatest quarterbacks in MSU... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars finish weekend with strong track and field showingsagainst the Texas A&M — Corpus Christi Islanders was postponed, the Cougars ret
Cougars finish weekend with strong track and field showings
The Daily Cougar / Posted 6 days ago
against the Texas A&M — Corpus Christi Islanders was postponed, the Cougars returned to action for a series against the University of South Florida Bulls at Darryl & Lori Schroeder Park. In the first game, the Cougars won 5-1 behind junior... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars ready for Bearkats in midweek matchupa mid-week nonconference matchup on Tuesday night. The Cougars enter Tuesday’s
Cougars ready for Bearkats in midweek matchup
The Daily Cougar / Posted 6 days ago
a mid-week nonconference matchup on Tuesday night. The Cougars enter Tuesday’s game coming off a series win against the University of South Florida Bulls in which they were able to take two of the three games, with Sunday’s game being called... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Bloody mary fans find new favorites in Tampaa steak.” Proceeds from the event, put on by Big City Events, went to Enactus,
Bloody mary fans find new favorites in Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
a steak.” Proceeds from the event, put on by Big City Events, went to Enactus, a student entrepreneur group at the University of South Florida. Big City Events puts on related events in the area year round, such as the Margarita Festival,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, WILLIAM JOSEPH CONSTANTINE, Youngstown, OhioConstantine. He graduated from East High School in 1959, and went on to earn h
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, WILLIAM JOSEPH CONSTANTINE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
Constantine. He graduated from East High School in 1959, and went on to earn his B.S. in Business Management from the University of South Florida. Bill and his family relocated to Florida from Bowling Green in 1982, when he accepted the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Big tech dreams get a boost with local incubatorsfunding. Some private incubators and accelerators take stakes in the companies
Big tech dreams get a boost with local incubators
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
funding. Some private incubators and accelerators take stakes in the companies they work with. At a conference room at the University of South Florida, a group of students who were members of the Student Innovation Incubator brainstormed on a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Learning Gate’s ‘EcoFest’ a lesson in environmental valuesannual EcoFest. The event was put on by Learning Gate Community School, a Lutz
Learning Gate’s ‘EcoFest’ a lesson in environmental values
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
annual EcoFest. The event was put on by Learning Gate Community School, a Lutz charter school, the City of Tampa and University of South Florida Patel College of Global Sustainability. “It’s so cool you can bring everyone together,” said... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Transportation tax has spending safeguards to help win voter trusttransportation initiative is essential if the tax is to succeed, said Susan Mac
Transportation tax has spending safeguards to help win voter trust
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
transportation initiative is essential if the tax is to succeed, said Susan MacManus, professor of political science at the University of South Florida. On top of an unusually high level of mistrust in government, MacManus said, many Floridians are... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Selmon’s impact on community still felt 40 years after draftthe franchise. In each category, Selmon set the standard. “I never got to meet
Selmon’s impact on community still felt 40 years after draft
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
the franchise. In each category, Selmon set the standard. “I never got to meet him, and I will always regret that,” said University of South Florida football coach Willie Taggart, who was hired in 2012. “I do feel his spirit. I wake up every day,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Teen earns scholarship despite multiple surgeriesis already taking classes at Pasco-Hernando State College where she plans to st
Teen earns scholarship despite multiple surgeries
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 10 days ago
is already taking classes at Pasco-Hernando State College where she plans to study for two years and then transfer to the University of South Florida or Florida Gulf Coast University to get her bachelor's degree in nursing. "If you want something... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Christian group member banned from Hillsborough schoolsAthlete clubs operating in Hillsborough county, including clubs at 10 public mi
Christian group member banned from Hillsborough schools
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Athlete clubs operating in Hillsborough county, including clubs at 10 public middle schools, 25 public high schools and the University of South Florida. Armwood and Blake high schools are the only public high schools in the district that do not host... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Selsey set for ground breaking Sea Defence Conferenceat this conference to work out how things can be changed to protect us in the f
Selsey set for ground breaking Sea Defence Conference
Chichester Observer / Posted 10 days ago
at this conference to work out how things can be changed to protect us in the future.” Kings College London and the University of South Florida chose Selsey for a worldwide research project, alongside locations in the United States and... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars look to rebound against USFwins in their weekend series against USF. | File photo/The Cougar The baseball
Cougars look to rebound against USF
The Daily Cougar / Posted 10 days ago
wins in their weekend series against USF. | File photo/The Cougar The baseball team will resume conference play versus the University of South Florida Bulls this weekend, hoping to improve on their 20-15 record. UH enters the game 3-6 in the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causescreate these committees and spread money to others running for office,” said Su
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causes
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
create these committees and spread money to others running for office,” said Susan MacManus, political science professor at University of South Florida. The committees also allow candidates to exceed the individual contribution limit set by state... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Staged videos part of internet lifethe more likely it is to be passed around,” said Dr. Kelli Burns. Burns is a pr
Staged videos part of internet life
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
the more likely it is to be passed around,” said Dr. Kelli Burns. Burns is a professor of marketing and social media at University of South Florida. She explained that staged videos are nothing new. "Since the beginning of YouTube we've seen... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida Poly names campus for fighting founder AlexanderLAKELAND — It’s been years since John David “JD” Alexander spearheaded a polari
Florida Poly names campus for fighting founder Alexander
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
LAKELAND — It’s been years since John David “JD” Alexander spearheaded a polarizing move to turn a branch campus of the University of South Florida into an autonomous, technology-focused 12th public university. But on Wednesday, four years to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida GOP delegates could face historic decisionparties are governed by different rules in different states," said Susan MacMan
Florida GOP delegates could face historic decision
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
parties are governed by different rules in different states," said Susan MacManus, a political science professor at the University of South Florida. "The selection of delegates matters. It's huge." The state party nominates 15 delegates, plus... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New law to help UCF work toward becoming 'preeminent'So far, only the University of Central Florida and the University of South Flor
New law to help UCF work toward becoming 'preeminent'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
So far, only the University of Central Florida and the University of South Florida qualify for the new status based on how they performed in several academic and research benchmarks. For UCF, it means $5 million more in funding for the next school... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Winston answers character questionsWinston vows to be more diligent on staying in shape after a pudgy start his ro
Winston answers character questions
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Winston vows to be more diligent on staying in shape after a pudgy start his rookie season. And he was spotted at the University of South Florida spring game on Saturday wearing a dark-green Bulls shirt in support of his good friend, Bulls... Read more
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The State News
Notre Dame wins first game in East Lansing since 1986 in 1-0 pitching battlefor much of the season with a knee injury and picked up his first start since M
Notre Dame wins first game in East Lansing since 1986 in 1-0 pitching battle
The State News / Posted 12 days ago
for much of the season with a knee injury and picked up his first start since March 20 when the Spartans took on the University of South Florida. Roskelly finished the game 0-for-4. MSU will get back into action on Wednesday, when the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ex-Jefferson football star Porter charged in armed robberyToph Award, given annually since 1939 to Hillsborough County’s top senior footb
Ex-Jefferson football star Porter charged in armed robbery
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Toph Award, given annually since 1939 to Hillsborough County’s top senior football player. He originally committed to the University of South Florida, but shifted to UF, where he was a backup cornerback and special-teams player after redshirting... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Christian group banned from Hillsborough schools pending trainingAthlete clubs operating in Hillsborough county, including those at 10 public mi
Christian group banned from Hillsborough schools pending training
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Athlete clubs operating in Hillsborough county, including those at 10 public middle schools, 25 public high schools and the University of South Florida. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes was founded in 1954 and now operates in 47 countries. Last... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
MOSI board votes to modernize by moving downtownhas depended on yearly loans from Hillsborough County government, which owns th
MOSI board votes to modernize by moving downtown
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
has depended on yearly loans from Hillsborough County government, which owns the MOSI land across Fowler Avenue from the University of South Florida. “We’re not going to do this if it’s not the best thing for the community and a debt-free MOSI... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Women's golf first after second-round comebackplace. With the comeback, the Cougars now lead the pack at the AAC Championshi
Women's golf first after second-round comeback
The Daily Cougar / Posted 12 days ago
place. With the comeback, the Cougars now lead the pack at the AAC Championships by five strokes over the second place University of South Florida Bulls. In just their second appearance at the championships as a team, the Cougars will be... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
New book shines rare glimpse into Lee Roy Selmon's lifeto shine for the glorification of God." Lee Roy Selmon played a big role in th
New book shines rare glimpse into Lee Roy Selmon's life
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
to shine for the glorification of God." Lee Roy Selmon played a big role in the football program being created at the University of South Florida too where he served as the associate athletic director and then later as the athletic director.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
6 years later, USF charting long-term effects of BP oil spillDeepwater Horizon Oil rig exploded, sending millions of gallons of crude oil in
6 years later, USF charting long-term effects of BP oil spill
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Deepwater Horizon Oil rig exploded, sending millions of gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico, researchers at the University of South Florida are beginning to chart the long-term effects of one of the biggest environmental disasters in... Read more
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Roll Call
Passing on a Reality TV Show, Endorsing a Reality TV Candidatethree, Bondi grew up in a Tampa suburb of Temple Terrace. Her father, who died
Passing on a Reality TV Show, Endorsing a Reality TV Candidate
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
three, Bondi grew up in a Tampa suburb of Temple Terrace. Her father, who died in 2013, was a professor of education at the University of South Florida and a local mayor, and her mother taught kindergarten. Bondi studied criminology at the... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Softball takes one-game break from AAC play against SFAat 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Cougars had their toughest stretch of the season beg
Softball takes one-game break from AAC play against SFA
The Daily Cougar / Posted 13 days ago
at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Cougars had their toughest stretch of the season beginning April 1 when they played No. 23 University of South Florida, No. 17 University of Arizona and No. 19 Baylor University in a consecutive series. During that... Read more
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