USF Magazine Spring 2013

Volume 55 | Number 1

Cover Story

Preserving Florida’s History

Arthur Tarratus, J. Michael Francis and Saber Gray examine a document.

As Florida marks its 500th anniversary, J. Michael Francis, the Hough Family Endowed Chair in Florida Studies at USF St. Petersburg, leads an effort to digitize and preserve centuries-old documents that tell the story of the Spanish Colonial period.

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Global Citizens

Students, alumni and staff share their world views.

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Shifting Shapes

Shape-shifting surfaces offer endless possibilities.

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Turning the Tide

USF scientists gain new insight into the Gulf’s red tides.

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Beyond Words

Wordless anti-bullying video reaches international audience.

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