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2014-09-02 23:07:21

University of Tampa is piloting the program in hopes other universities follow suit. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Store Financial is teaming up with Home Safe Card to launch a prepaid card that encourages a safe ride home for students, families and business travelers. Store Financial is the program manager and processor for the program, and the University of Tampa has stepped forward as its first participant. Home Safe Card is an organization that aims to prevent drunk...

2014-03-17 23:21:20

Gain Insider Advice on Navigating the College Admissions Process, Chat Live with Admissions Officers from 190 Colleges at http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com and be Eligible to Win a $5,000 Scholarship Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 CollegeWeekLive, the popular online destination where more than a million students connect with colleges and admissions experts live online each year, today invited high school students to CollegeWeekLive All Access on Thursday March 20th between 10:00 am to...

2014-03-15 23:03:39

Tucker/Hall Chairman Thomas Hall inducted into Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 Tom Hall, Chairman of Tucker/Hall Inc., has been inducted into the 27th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame. The award honors business leaders who have shown exemplary leadership in their industry and the community. The ceremony took place at the A La Carte Pavilion in Tampa, Fla. The 2014 Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame members were selected by the Florida Council of...

2013-10-01 23:20:32

MOSI will host Tampa’s first-ever STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Professional Leadership Forum, providing Bay area residents the chance to discuss the opportunities and challenges that the region faces in regard to becoming a leader in STEAM education. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 MOSI will host Tampa’s first-ever STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Professional Leadership Forum and luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 11:30 a.m. With a...

2013-09-30 23:19:16

Websults LLC is a website design and digital marketing firm with offices in Tampa Bay and Nashville, TN. The company will be recruiting for a paid internship position at the University of Tampa Fall 2013 Internship Fair on October 2, 2013. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Websults LLC will be recruiting at the University of Tampa Fall 2013 Internship Fair on October 2, 2013. The event will occur on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 1:00pm - 3:30pm at Plant Hall, Fletcher Lounge on the...

2010-12-15 08:00:00

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This week the University of Tampa will open the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values, a 15,000-square-foot building which will become one of the most architecturally significant buildings on campus. Designed by world renowned architects tvsdesign, the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values gives form to the inspiration of UT President Ronald Vaughn and major donors John and Susan Sykes. (Photo:...

2009-05-20 11:56:00

John H. Sykes College of Business Students Gain Key Business Skills During Semester Long Competition TAMPA, Fla., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Producers, Inc., a technology company located in Tampa, today rewarded members of The University of Tampa'sJohn H. Sykes College of Business graduating class for their efforts on proposing successful business plans for the domain name "Event.com." Two teams consisting of nine students won first and second place and learned important business lessons...

2008-12-31 11:20:00

Researchers announced on Tuesday that sharks have surprisingly weak bites for their mass and can decimate their prey simply because of their strong teeth. Their investigations of their jaws indicate that lions or tigers are much stronger when it comes to jaw force, but sharks win frequently in the water due to their extensive jaw size. "Pound for pound, sharks don't bite all that hard," said Daniel Huber of the University of Tampa in Florida, leader of the investigation. Huber and his...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.