USF Survey Measures Public Opinion on Handling of Covid-19Researchers at the University of South Florida and Florida International University have released new findings on a nationwide survey measuring public opinion on a variety of current policy issues.
Governor DeSantis Aiming to Create 'Best State for Workforce Education'More efforts are being made by the Florida Department of Education and Governor Ron DeSantis’ office to make Florida the best state in the country for workforce education by the year 2030.
Tampa Bay Immunity Health Experts Discuss Omicron VariantLocal immunity health experts are weighing in on the Omicron Variant and how it could impact the Tampa Bay region.
'This is an issue': USF Unveils New Human Trafficking Research LabThe University of South Florida just opened a new lab devoted to studying human trafficking research in the state. The research lab aims to transform Tampa Bay into a region that’s resilient to human trafficking.
USF Students Explain First Week Back On CampusIt’s been one week since local college students returned to campus at USF for the fall semester. We caught up with one student who gave feedback on what it's like there.
Moderna Trial For Children Under 12 Being Held At USFThe University of South Florida will test the Moderna vaccine on children between the ages of 6 months old and less than 11 years old.
Local Experts React To New Alzheimer's Drug, AduhelmUSF Florida Health Byrd Alzheimer's Center and Research Institute held trials for the new drug.
USF Releases New Information About Water Quality Near Piney Point
USF Researchers Lead First Cruise To Study Piney Point Wastewater LeakA team of USF scientists is working to find out more on the Piney Point wastewater leak. Researchers boarded the first research cruise dedicated to studying the environmental impacts of that water breach in Manatee County on Wednesday.
'Keep It Outdoors': Experts Urge Easter Safety Tips Amid COVID-19 Breakthrough InfectionsAfter numerous breakthrough COVID-19 infections, despite having been vaccinated, experts are warning that “sticking to the basics” is the best advice to go by while out for church service and those Easter egg hunts this weekend.
USF Awarded For Focusing On Support Of Minority-Owned BusinessesIt’s been four years since the University of South Florida launched a program focusing local minority-owned businesses. As one of the largest economic drivers in this region USF is now being recognized nationally for their attention to detail on those businesses.
USF Students 'Hesitant' About Returning To In-Person ClassesUniversity of South Florida staff announced Wednesday they are preparing for a full return to in-person classes and student activities come Fall semester. USF students say, while they’re looking forward to being back in a social setting with friends, they’re hesitations far outweigh their excitement for that communal environment.
USF Epidemiologists Analyze Prevalence Of COVID-19 Variants In Bay AreaNew variants of COVID-19 are emerging across the globe and is leaving many in Florida curious about which strains have been detected locally. Additionally, will current approved vaccines have the ability to combat the evolving virus?
USF Virologist Explains How Johnson & Johnson Covid Vaccine Is DifferentDr. Teng says the new Johnson & Johnson is pretty different from the Moderna and Pfizer, but is just as effective.
Expert Says Tampa Bay Could See Spike In COVID-19 Cases After Super BowlDr. Thomas Unnasch says if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases, we won’t see it for about a month.