Store proceeds benefit USF
Crate & Barrel opened a new location at International Plaza and the store is hosting a preview party Wednesday from 6 to 8:30 p.m., according to the St. Petersburg Times.
Cocktails and appetizers will be available, and entry is $25 per person. The proceeds will benefit USF’s First Generation Scholarship Program.
The store opens Thursday and USF will also receive a portion of opening weekend sales, the Times reported.
Civil rights icon to speak at USF
Former assistant to Martin Luther King, Jr., Bernard LaFayette, Jr. will speak about nonviolence at USF’s Westside Conference Center on May 22.
LaFayette’s message comes from his last conversation with King at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis in 1968, just hours before King was assassinated. King shared his concern for the need to “internationalize and institutionalize” nonviolence.
The event is free and open to the public.
At the half, a 14-point lead meant USF was on track to win its first conference game in over a calendar year. That energy was kept up even with under five minutes to go when the Bulls were up 33-20. Then USF watched as its lead went from comfortable, to slim, to nonexistent in the […]
Under normal circumstances, Grant Nolder, president of the USF flag football team would be preparing for the club’s biggest competition of the year, the Swamp Bowl. The annual tournament, hosted at UF, typically takes place during the fall semester and features some of the best club flag football teams in the country. Winners of the […]
Coach Brian Gregory said Tuesday the Bulls didn’t play complete, 40-minute games in their two losses last week. It’s debatable if they did Wednesday night against East Carolina (11-18, 5-11) at the Yuengling Center, but it was more than enough to put up a 73-68 overtime win. “It’s funny. There were stretches where we played […]
Student Government (SG) launched the first-of-its-kind, merit-based scholarship to students Nov. 5 on USF’s Tampa campus. As a part of Student Body President Britney Deas and Student Body Vice President Travis McCloskey’s platform, Bull S.H.I.F.T., — Success, Health, Innovation, Finance and Tradition — the SG’s Student Leadership Scholarship consists of two merit-based scholarships which will […]
A plan drafted on a bar napkin two years ago has now become the USF Jabil Innovation Institute, a multi-million dollar institute combining the College of Engineering and the Muma College of Business. Senior Vice President of Advancement and CEO of the USF Foundation Joel Momberg and Jabil CEO Mark Mondello jotted the idea down […]