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From internships to student achievements to recognition of The University of Tampa faculty and institution as a whole, the following is a running archive of UT press releases, called News Articles, and feature stories, noted as UT Life.

Posted February 27, 2015 in News

Peter Athans' name has been synonymous with the exploration of Mt. Everest for nearly two decades. But summiting the world’s tallest peak seven times isn’t the only entry on Athans' long list of achievements.

Stop by The University of Tampa on Wednesday, March 4, to hear Athans present Mt. Everest and the People of the Himalaya as part of the National Geographic Speaker Series. The event will begin at 6 p.m. in the Vaughn Center Crescent Club and is free and open to the public.

Posted February 24, 2015 in News

The first Major League Baseball spring training game of the season features The University of Tampa Spartans versus the Philadelphia Phillies at Clearwater’s 11,000-seat Brighthouse Stadium on Sunday, March 1, at 1:10 p.m.


Posted February 20, 2015 in News

A student-entrepreneur pitch competition, networking opportunities and national speakers will make up the 2015 Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference (SEEC 2015) at The University of Tampa Feb. 27–28.

SEEC 2015 is an official regional conference of the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization and gives participants an opportunity to network with like-minded students and business professionals from across the nation.

Posted February 18, 2015 in News

What is the purpose of travel, humanity, life — or toilets that cost money? On Friday, Feb. 27, and Saturday, Feb. 28, Chris Gurrie, a University of Tampa assistant professor of speech, will share stories from his travels during a semester-long sabbatical. The event begins at 8 p.m. in Reeves Theater on the second floor of the Vaughn Center, 401 W. Kennedy Blvd., and is free and open to the public.


Posted February 18, 2015 in News

The leaders of Feld Entertainment Inc., iQor and Dover Corp. are slated to speak at The University of Tampa Fellows Forum on Wednesday, March 4, at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Ferguson Hall. A continental breakfast will be served at 7:15 a.m., and the program will run from 8–9:30.

Speakers include Kenneth Feld, chairman and CEO of Feld Entertainment Inc.; Hartmut Liebel, president and CEO of iQor; and Robert A. “Bob” Livingston, president and CEO of Dover Corp.

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