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Dr. Robert Dardenne

Dr. Robert Dardenne

Why do things happen like this? Why was Wednesday, October 16 just like the Wednesday before? The day was the same. A few students did their presentations, he had his usual curious questions, we discussed the end of the sexism book, handed back papers and went home. These were the last papers he ever handed back. My 9.2/10 grade was … Continue reading

Study, Work and Play in Downtown St. Petersburg.

Sunken Gardens

Sunken Gardens. Picture courtesy of Trip Advisor.l

Attending college is an important step in most teenagers and young adults lives. There are a few important factors in deciding where to spend the next few years of your life. As an undergrad I made my choice based on a few factors: The academic programs being offered, distance from my immediate family, the school that would give me the best … Continue reading

Sunshine And Sailboats Aren’t The Only Things USFSP Has In Its Backyard

Heart of the USFSP campus.

Heart of the USFSP Campus | Photo: K. Jones '13

From day one the selling point for attending USFSP to me was location, location, location! I still remember the first day I stepped foot on the USFSP campus. Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, I instantly realized how much the environment and atmosphere surrounding it added to its “tempting allure” if you will. Being a lover of all things … Continue reading

Born-Again Traitor

This photo is of a few friends and me at a USF football game at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The games are tons of fun.

This photo is of a few friends and me at a USF football game at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The games are tons of fun.

After some roommate mishaps, I found myself being a traitor. My freshman year (2010-2011), I wore USFSP t-shirts and hoodies with pride. I announced proudly that I not only attended USF, but I was a student at USFSP. You know, the one in downtown St. Pete. But as sophomore year approached, I found myself rethinking things and in search of … Continue reading