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Saturday, Oct 25, 2014

Education

Hillsborough school employees could soon see raises

TAMPA — Many Hillsborough County public school employees could soon have higher salaries after the district and teachers and staff unions reached tentative contract agreements that include raises for teachers and support staff.
Published: 10/14/14

Hillsborough school board appoints new head of IT, principals

The Moffitt Cancer Center’s director of information technology, infrastructure and shared services has accepted the job of managing the Hillsborough County school district’s department of IT, security and privacy.
Published: 10/14/14
New manager takes over school transportation

New manager takes over school transportation

TAMPA — After about six months without a leader, the Hillsborough County school district’s transportation department finally has a new one.
Published: 10/13/14

Bloomingdale library closing 2 days for electrical work

TAMPA — The Bloomingdale Regional Library will be closed from Tuesday through Thursday for installation of a generator to upgrade the electrical infrastructure.
Published: 10/13/14
UT robotics contest draws 1,000 aspiring engineers

UT robotics contest draws 1,000 aspiring engineers

TAMPA — The “Edgar Allen Ohms” robotics team wasn’t winning many matches during the annual Roboticon event Sunday at The University of Tampa, but team member Matthew Pease was all smiles anyway.
Published: 10/12/14
Slidin’ and flyin’ at USF Homecoming Carnival

Slidin’ and flyin’ at USF Homecoming Carnival

The Sun Dome parking lot was the place to be for University of South Florida homecoming activities Thursday and Friday.
Published: 10/10/14

Assistant Pasco superintendent plans to resign

LAND O’ LAKES — An assistant superintendent with the Pasco County School District plans to resign effective Jan. 15, saying she hopes to move into a new position where she can have a greater impact on state education policy....
Published: 10/10/14
USF gets $25 million donation for ‘Muma College of Business’

USF gets $25 million donation for ‘Muma College of Business’

TAMPA — Les and Pam Muma started dating in 1964 as students at the University of South Florida.
Published: 10/10/14

Spread of stomach virus closes Lakeland school

A stomach virus that has stricken several students and faculty at Lakeland’s Santa Fe Catholic High is not related to a case of enterovirus D68 reported at a nearby school, a Polk County Health Department spokesman said....
Published: 10/10/14
MOSI honors Hispanic role models for kids

MOSI honors Hispanic role models for kids

TAMPA — An effort to inspire young Hispanic students everywhere by honoring one distinguished scientist each year has branched out this year to include an early-career role model, as well.
Published: 10/10/14

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