The audience members cheered when they heard the theme song play from NBC’s long-running series “Friends” on Thursday evening at the Nicholas Sparks University Lecture Series (ULS) event.
Following the theme song and a brief montage of clips from the popular television show that ran for 10 years and has been broadcast in several countries around the world, ULS representatives announced Matthew Perry, who played Chandler Bing on “Friends,” as the third speaker for this semester’s series.
Perry is known for an acting career that has earned both Emmy and Golden Globe nominations, but is expected to speak about his personal struggles with drug and alcohol addiction, his philanthropy and his work as an advocate for national drug policy. Perry’s ULS event will be held in the USF Marshall Student Center Ballroom on April 8 at 8 p.m.
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 […]