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The UT Journal

The University of Tampa's full-color magazine connects UT to its alumni, parents and friends. Three issues are published each year: Spring (in April), Fall (in August) and Winter (in December). 

UT Journal Winter 2021 Cover

The Winter 2021 Issue

Six of this issue’s articles are available as links below, and the entire issue can also be read as a z-mag.


Features

Still need a present for that hard-to-buy-for person? Look no further. Give them an item or service from one of these 11 UT alumni-owned businesses.

Read Story: Holiday Gift Guide

This year, UT launched a major, campus-wide, nonpartisan effort to get students registered to vote — and to the polls — to make sure their voices are heard.

Read Story: Getting Out the Vote

High school math teacher Ashley Kearney ’12, who is improving outcomes for students in her hometown of Washington, D.C., won the nation’s highest honor for STEM education.

Read Story: In a Class of Her Own


Spartan Spotlights

The Diversity Trainer

Starr Brookins ’07

Starr Brookins ’07, who was named “One to Watch” by Best Lawyers in August, is an attorney who was recently the co-chair of the diversity and inclusion committee of the Hillsborough Association of Women Lawyers.

Read Story: Starr Brookins ’07

The Children’s Advocate

Charles F. Scherer ’02

Charles F. Scherer ’02 is regional executive director at Children’s Home Society of Florida, a statewide nonprofit, and was profiled in his Phi Delta Theta fraternity’s “Road to Greatness” column online this past summer.

Read Story: Charles F. Scherer ’02


Spartan Ready Philanthropy

Five fraternity brothers help a minority student fund their education.

Read Story: A Life-Changing Legacy

The expanded Fitness and Recreation Center will be named after Benson Alex Riseman '78.

Read Story: Keeping Spartans in (Even Better) Shape


Past Issues