Author: Vinnie Portell


Rudd impresses NBA teams during offseason workouts

Victor Rudd is determined to make an NBA roster. In preparation for the NBA Draft on June 26, the former USF forward has been working tirelessly in the gym and at team workouts to impress talent evaluators enough to garner a contract. Danny Ainge, the president of basketball operations for the Boston Celtics, saw Rudd perform at his pro day […]


Jobs report promising for Florida graduates

It may be difficult for college students to predict exactly where their degrees will land them, but new data released by the Florida Board of Governors (BOG) is telling students just that. Last Wednesday, the BOG released a data report that will help Florida students see exactly how far their […]

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GloBull Ambassadors share study abroad stories

The Education Abroad office will host Education Abroad Story Hour Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Education Abroad Gateway Office in the Marshall Student Center. ORACLE PHOTO/COURTNEY COMBS Last year nearly 1,000 USF students studied across the globe from France to Costa Rica. Now, classmates have an opportunity […]

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Students with a sweet tooth: Chocolateers Club starts at USF

A liking for chocolate isn’t exactly uncommon — some may say it’s a wonder that an organization dedicated to the sweet treat didn’t come around sooner.  Adora Faluade, a sophmore majoring in biomedical science, found this just as surprising and took it upon herself to form the USF Chocolateers Club.  […]