Quick Picks: Spice up your weekend!
Not sure what to do this weekend? Scene & Heard has researched the best events to ensure your time off is nothing short of exciting.
30 Seconds to Mars
On Friday, 30 Seconds to Mars comes to USF as part of mtvU’s Campus Invasion Music Festival. Come ready for your close up, because this free concert will be filmed by mtvU for a later television broadcast.
Time: Friday, October 15, 2010 at 7 p.m.
Location: The Meadows (Corner of 50th and Holly)
Website: Campus Activities Board
If Howl-O-Scream and Halloween Horror Nights are too frightening for your October celebrations, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo offers lighter fare. Not-so-scary haunted houses and other family-friendly activities are provided throughout the zoo.
Time: Starts at 7 p.m.
Location: Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo
Website: Lowry Park Zoo
Hot Pepper Fest
Test your taste buds with this festival dedicated to spicy peppers. Try spicy jellies and salsas, enter the pepper-eating contest, or buy pepper-themed art in this one-stop spicy spectacle.
Time: Starts at 11 a.m.
Location: Sunken Gardens, 1825 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg FL 33704
Price: Included with $8 Gardens admission
Website: Sunken Gardens
USF gives it away in Memphis 34-33
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 […]
Club teams missing competition, friendship due to COVID-19
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 […]
Bulls battle with ECU in OT win
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 […]
First SG scholarship rewards student leaders
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 […]
On-campus Jabil institute sparks anticipation from students
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 […]