The application for a vacant seat of the USF Board of Trustees (BOT) has been extended to March 4, according to a press release from the Florida Board of Governors.
Interested applicants should apply online at http://www.flbog.edu/aboutsus/vacancies.php.
Last month, the Board of Governors named Stanley Levy to the BOT.
The 12 members of the current BOT, which meets regularly to plan academic, financial and strategic goals for the university, include local business people, executives, a faculty representative and the student body president. The board seeks one additional member whose term expires in January 2016.
The search for the university’s next provost and vice president for academic affairs is nearing an end as four finalists were selected, according to a Thursday universitywide email. After a national search facilitated by a search committee, the team interviewed eight candidates, which was reduced to four entering the final stage of the selection process, the […]
In need of immediate help, junior elementary education major Rachel Fischer sought emergency assistance from the USF Counseling Center. When the brief call ended, she felt as if she was stranded to figure things out on her own despite her situation not improving. “I remember calling and getting a random therapist one time when I […]
Home is much more than the language, food or community for Valeria Portillo Rivera, president of the Mexican American Student Association (MASA). The thought of Mexico transcends ordinary associations, as she said her home country is a feeling. Making the move from Chihuahua, Mexico to USF proved to be challenging for Rivera. She was caught […]
A protein that could provide assistance to the progression of a protein-based therapy for patients with Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) has been tested by researchers at the Morsani College of Medicine, ultimately leading to successful results, according to lead investigator Svitlana Garbuzova-Davis. Effects of apolipoprotein A1, a “good cholesterol” on endothelial cells, were examined in […]
After attending club meetings and events at the Marshall Student Center (MSC), alum Honor Waghorne rarely had to worry about where she would get dinner. As a 2018 graduate, Waghorne experienced the later operating hours of the dining options in the MSC. Since Chick-fil-A moved to the BullPen and Bento Sushi and Panera Bread were […]
Even a year after returning to in-person learning, senior social work major Nya Menoze has found herself making less of an effort to build connections with professors and students. Since she was able to work through her class content online all by herself, Menoze has no longer felt the need to talk to those around […]