Top 5 Stories of August 2012

News with Impact: Top Five Stories of the Month

August was about making an impact, from scholarships and student achievements to sustainability and studying the effects of climate change.

Community Engagement


Powerful Community Support

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

A large crowd turns out for the Latino Scholarship Awards ceremony at the USF School of Music.



Sustainable, Clean Transportation

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

USF, Hillsborough EPC and TECO Energy join forces to promote the use of clean energy in Tampa Bay.

Student Success


'Proud to be a Bull'

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Commencement's Outstanding Graduate Demelza Hays is passionate about the opportunities and education she received at USF.



A Cooler 'Cool School'

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

USF rockets up the Sierra Magazine rankings in sustainability by creating a greener campus.



USF Study: Frogs Getting Sick from Climate Change

Monday, August 13, 2012

Project confirms cause-effect relationship between temperature fluctuations and disease-induced frog mortality.