Grad Admissions Research Reveals MBA ROI

Research findings released recently by the Graduate Management Admission Council underscore the integral role business graduates play in our communities. GMAC surveyed nearly 21,000 business school alumni from the classes of 1959-2013, including USFSP graduates. The report states, among other findings, that 45 percent of alumni entrepreneurs from the classes of 2010-2013 started businesses at graduation, as compared with just … Continue reading

USFSP Wins Entrepreneurship 3-Peat

For the third year in a row, Entrepreneurship students at USFSP trounced the competition: They won the national simulated startup competition hosted by the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO). “CEO is the largest student entrepreneurship group in the nation, with 264 universities as members,” said William Jackson, D.B.A., director of USFSP’s Sustainable Entrepreneurship & Innovation program. “Our three-time win feels particularly … Continue reading

USFSP: We Get a Kick Out of Rowdies Soccer!

USFSP students and faculty will benefit from a new partnership with Tampa Bay’s professional soccer team, the Rowdies. Beginning this month and through the end of soccer season in November, USFSP soccer fans will be able to purchase tickets to all home games at Al Lang Stadium for just $10. In order to take advantage of this exclusive offer, USFSP … Continue reading

Lightning Fast: USFSP to Host Faculty Research Talks

Taking cues from TED and recognizing USFSP Research Month, the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library will host its second Faculty Research Lightning Talks next Thursday, April 17 from 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. The event is the brainchild of Kaya van Beynen, associate librarian, who has arranged to videotape this year’s program. Fourteen faculty members will participate, addressing topics like “Creative Thinking … Continue reading

Nelson Poynter Library Hosts Traveling Exhibit

Recognizing Genocide and Human Rights Awareness Month, USFSP’s Nelson Poynter Memorial Library, in partnership with the Florida Holocaust Museum, is pleased to host the traveling exhibit “Whoever Saves a Single Life… Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust.” Displayed in the first-floor atrium of the Library through April 24, the exhibit is free and open to the public all hours that … Continue reading