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  1. Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Names UCF ResearcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Capital Soup

    A University of Central Florida engineer who is recognized worldwide as a leader in power electronics and whose work led to the creation of the first compact single-solar photovoltaic panel has been named as a 2017 inductee to the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. Issa Batarseh, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and director of the Florida Solar Energy Center's Energy System Integration Division, was selected because of the depth of his research and his propensity for transferring the knowledge to the market through his two successful startup companies.

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  2. CEOs of Dairy Queen, Auto-Owners Insurance, ActA 1 Group and L.L....Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Capital Soup

    CEOs of Dairy Queen, Auto-Owners Insurance, ActA 1 Group and L.L. Bean to Speak at UT Fellows Forum March 21 Chief Executives of International Dairy Queen, Auto-Owners Insurance, Act A 1 Group and L.L. Bean to Speak at UT Fellows Forum March 21 The leaders of International Dairy Queen, Auto-Owners Insurance, ActA 1 Group and L.L. Bean are slated to speak at The University of Tampa's Fellows Forum on Tuesday, March 21, at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Ferguson Hall.

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  3. Florida Poly Foundation Hosts Second Annual Women in STEM SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Polytechnic University Foundation held its second annual Women in STEM Summit on Tuesday, March 14, at the University's Innovation, Science and Technology Building, celebrating women who are making their mark in STEM industries and paving the way for others. With more than 300 guests in attendance, the event featured keynote and TEDx speaker, Karen Catlin, former Vice-President at Adobe Systems, who now advocates for women in technology.

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  4. Organist Carol Williams Returns to UT's PNC Bank Concert Artist Series March 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Capital Soup

    Three years ago, organist Carol Williams thrilled audiences with her wide-ranging program, including works of the classical repertoire, her own compositions and transcriptions, and pop. On Sunday, March 19, Williams will return to The University of Tampa to perform as part of the 2016-2017 PNC Bank Concert Artist Series at the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values.

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  5. Seniors Advocacy Group Supports Meaningful Reform for Florida's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Life Care Residents Association is asking the Florida Legislature to hear Senate Bill 1430 sponsored by Senator Tom Lee and House Bill 1349 sponsored by Representative Cyndi Stevenson. The association is keenly interested and aware of the magnitude of recent activities at several continuing care retirement communities in the state of Florida.

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  6. Documentary Portraying Life in Syrian Refugee Camp to be Shown at UT...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Documentary Portraying Life in Syrian Refugee Camp to be Shown at UT Feb. 21 Followed by Q-and-A With Filmmakers The documentary After Spring , which provides a glimpse into a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, will be screened at The University of Tampa on Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m. in the Reeves Theater on the second floor of the Vaughn Center. The screening will be followed by a Q-and-A with filmmakers Steph Ching and Ellen Martinez at 4 p.m. The event, which is part of the Honors Program symposia series, is free and open to the public.

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  7. Commissioner Adam Putnam Joins First Responders to Kick-off 2017 Florida State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam, along with Attorney General Pam Bondi and first responders, today kicked-off the Florida State Fair with the annual "flip the switch" ceremony, turning on the fair's lights for the first time this year. Opening day is "Salute to Heroes" day, and it continues the longstanding tradition of welcoming active duty military, veterans and first responders free of charge in recognition of their service to Florida and the nation.

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  8. FDLE Agents arrest Tampa man on 100 counts of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested 22-year-old Nathanael Reyes, of 7607 Southern Brook Bend, Apartment 202, Tampa, on 100 counts of possession of child pornography. FDLE Agents began investigating Reyes after receiving a tip.

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  9. Moffitt Cancer Center Asks Lawmakers to Increase Cigarette Tax FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Capital Soup

    The additional funding would be used to replace a nearly 30 year old research building with a new, state-of-the-art facility on Moffitt's Magnolia Campus at the University of South Florida in Tampa. "Moffitt was established by the state to provide Floridians with access to world-class cancer care.

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  10. Chief Justice names three to Constitution Revision CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Florida Chief Justice Jorge Labarga today announced his three appointments to the Constitution Revision Commission, which is created every 20 years to review the Florida Constitution and make proposals directly to voters. "I looked not only for people skilled in the law, but also for those who have a breadth of knowledge about all the functions of government and its impact upon the everyday lives of everyday people,'' the chief justice said.

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  11. Jan. 27 UT Honors Symposium explores "Pirates, Sailors and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Before watching the annual pirate invasion of Tampa at the Gasparilla Pirate Festival on Saturday, come by The University of Tampa on Friday, Jan. 27, to learn more about those who lived and worked on the sea during the "Golden Age of Sailing." Beginning at 4 p.m., Dan Walden, an associate professor of English at Baylor University, will speak on "A Hell of Our Own - Pirates, Sailors and Coastal Identities in Early America."

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  12. Gov. Scott Announces BlueLine Associates to Relocate to TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Governor Rick Scott announced BlueLine Associates , a professional services firm, will relocate its global headquarters from Cary, North Carolina to Tampa. The relocation will create 150 new jobs and invest more than $2 million in the local community.

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  13. Gov. Scott Announces Cott Corporation Headquarters Expansion in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Governor Scott announced today that Cott Corporation, one of the world's largest beverage producers and distributors, will be expanding their headquarters in Hillsborough County. The expansion will create 60 new jobs and invest $800,000 in the local community.

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  14. Florida Poly Names Commons Area Inside IST Building After Industry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Florida Polytechnic University named the commons area inside the Innovation, Science and Technology Building after Saddle Creek Logistics Services on Monday. Saddle Creek has been an industry partner with Florida Poly since the University opened its doors in 2014.

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  15. Attorney General Bondi to Hold News Conference Regarding Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Attorney General Pam Bondi will be hosting a news conference at the Tampa International Airport announcing a new human trafficking awareness effort on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Tampa. WHO: Attorney General Pam Bondi, Representative Ross Spano and Chief Paul Sireci, Director of Public Safety and Security for the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority Park in the Short Term Parking Garage; if possible, park near the Earhart elevators, which are closest to the Aviation Authority board room.

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  16. UT Names Paul Greenwood as Dean of the College of Natural and Health SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Paul Greenwood, currently professor of biology and previously senior associate provost and dean of the faculty at Colby College, has been named by The University of Tampa as the dean of the College of Natural and Health Sciences. As dean, Greenwood will oversee the departments of biology; chemistry, biochemistry and physics; health sciences and human performance; nursing; and sport management.

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  17. UT Names David Gudelunas as Dean of the College of Arts and LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Capital Soup

    David Gudelunas, currently professor of communication at Fairfield University, has been named by The University of Tampa as the dean of the College of Arts and Letters . As dean, Gudelunas will oversee the departments of art; communication, English and writing; languages and linguistics; music; philosophy and religion; and speech, theatre and dance.

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  18. Overnight Ramp Closure for I-4 Ramp to Celebration Blvd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Capital Soup

    Motorists will encounter a full closure of the eastbound ramp to Celebration Boulevard from North 417/Exit 62, off of Interstate 4 , beginning at 7 p.m. on Sunday, December 18 until 5 a.m. on Monday, December 19. Construction crews will work on guardrails as part of the I-4 ramps resurfacing project, for the ramps connecting I-4 with World Drive, in Osceola County. Motorists traveling east on I-4 to Celebration Boulevard will be directed to Exit 62/ Disney World and proceed onto westbound I-4/ Tampa where motorists will make a U-turn leading back to Celebration Boulevard.

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  19. University of Tampa Fall Commencement Saturday, Dec. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Capital Soup

    The University of Tampa will hold its 143rd commencement Saturday, Dec. 17, at 9:30 a.m. in the Bob Martinez Athletics Center. The ceremony will include 518 graduates, including 391 bachelor's degree candidates and 127 master's degree candidates.

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  20. UT Announces Master's Degree in Criminology and Criminal JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Capital Soup

    The University of Tampa has announced it will begin offering a master's degree in criminology and criminal justice to prepare individuals for both practitioner and management careers in criminal justice and public safety. Starting in Fall 2017, the M.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice will help students launch or advance a career in law enforcement, corrections, probation and parole, victim advocacy or criminal justice management.

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