Downtown Tampa/Ybor City:
Vinoy Park- St. Petersburg: Saturday Markets: Every morning at 9, the Green and Antiques Market sells a variety of produce, gourmet foods and baked goods. The market also hosts local artists, gift vendors and musical entertainment. A Taste of Pinellas: More than 40 local restaurants and musical acts will participate in the 24th Annual Taste of Pinellas Food and Music Festival to benefit All Children’s Hospital on June 4-6. Oldies but Goodies: The second and fourth Wednesdays of every month are dedicated to the sounds of Big Band music. A dance floor is open to all, so comealone or with friends. The Downtowners will play on every second Wednesday and the Ron Berringer Trio on the fourth Wednesday. Music Fest on the Water: A new musical act will performat the Waterside Courtyard every Sunday at 1 p.m. at The Pier. The event features local bands and musicians from the Tampa Bay area. Genres include Top 40, Southern Rock, Classic Rock and Jazz, among others.
Senior Advisor to the President and Provost for Diversity and Inclusion Elizabeth Hordge-Freeman and Vice Dean for Education and Faculty Affairs in the College of Public Health Tricia Penniecook will begin new positions to progress diversity efforts at USF, according to a university-wide email sent Friday by President Rhea Law. Law said the decisions come […]
Climate change poses a threat to the planet as greenhouse gas emissions rise and heat collects in the atmosphere. Some students desire to see change at the university level and beyond to combat the consequences of climate change in the coming years. Florida is already beginning to experience the impacts of climate change as cities […]
The Marshall Student Center (MSC) Jamba Juice closed this summer, but it will soon be replaced by another smoothie shop — Blenz Bowls — in the fall semester. Blenz is a smoothie and acai bowl franchise founded by University of Alabama alumni Zac Rogers and Riley Voce. It is set to open Aug. 22. Menu […]
Creating a sense of belonging at the university is important to St. Pete Regional Chancellor Christian Hardigree, but ensuring everyone feels they matter is even more paramount to her. Hardigree said she got this sentiment from a colleague and friend who is a Black woman. The colleague said that while finding her Black sorority and […]
Love and support filled the air as thousands of members of the LGBTQ community danced on top of floats and celebrated themselves and others during the St. Petersburg Pride Parade. “I was in awe above all else,” sophomore communications major Devin Morgan said. “Everyone is coexisting and supporting each other in a way that’s different […]
With the overturning of the 1973 landmark Supreme Court Roe v. Wade decision, which protected access to abortions at the federal level for the past 50 years, some impacted students had concerns for a post-Roe America, ranging from future health crises to its effects on disadvantaged communities. Shelby Catroneo, a sophomore health sciences major, said […]