TODAY, here at USF?

To bring on an “invasion by Kathie Lee and Hoda,” it’s up to you…


By Barbara Melendez
USF News


TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 17, 2012) – Vote today to bring TODAY to USF.


Photo illustration by Thomas Todd | USF News

Yes, there’s at least one more time voting will make a big difference before November. This time it can result in the TODAY Show coming to USF when “Kathie Lee and Hoda Go Back to College” in October. The deadline to get your vote in is Sept. 24, 10 a.m.


USF is one of the top six finalists in TODAY’s competition to find the college or university with the greatest creativity, originality and most school spirit. The winning school will have the fourth hour of TODAY broadcasting live during the first week of October.


Voting is easy. Click here or visit


“Surely a university with 47,000 students and tens of thousands of alumni can win the day,” said Lara Wade-Martinez, USF’s media and public affairs manager.


The winner will be announced Sept. 25, at


Barbara Melendez can be reached at 813-974-4563.