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Journalism and Media Studies M.A. Program: Reflecting on my First Year as a Graduate Student

Here I am manning the front desk in the Journalism and Media Studies department

Here I am manning the front desk in the Journalism and Media Studies department

As I near the end of my first year of graduate school at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg in the M.A. Journalism and Media Studies program, I’m taking the time (in between final projects and research papers of course) to reflect on a year of growth and education in the USFSP Journalism and Media Studies program. Before I … Continue reading

Locker Room Lunch with USF Football Coach Willie Taggart

Coach Taggart with students

Coach Taggart with students

Regional Chancellor Bill Hogarth and USFSP Student Government invited the USFSP community and the public to a special lunch with USF football coach Willie Taggart. During his visit, coach Willie Taggart talked about USF football and how to be a leader on and off the field. Lunch and an extended, in-depth question and answer session was part of the fun.

Get charged up with Bulls head football coach Willie Taggart at the University Student Center

Bulls head football coach Willie Taggart.

Bulls head football coach Willie Taggart.

USF head football coach Willie Taggart will discuss leadership on and off the field during “Locker Room Lunch” at USF St. Petersburg April 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Student Center Ballroom. The lunch is free and open to the public. Taggart took over as Bulls head coach in December after three seasons as head coach … Continue reading

True Life: I’m a Student Leader

Harborside Activites Board

Harborside Activites Board

Alarm goes off, it’s time to brush the teeth, do the hair, and put on some “dress for success” clothing. Look at the mirror one last time before heading out the door with the words in my head, “Students look up to you daily, so leave the problems here, and smile on.” The Daily Grind Every day when I head … Continue reading