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USF Involvement Fair Falls Silent in Solidarity With Slain Teen

8-29-2014 USF Involvement Fair Falls Silent in Solidarity With Slain Teen

More than 200 USFers fell silent on Gleeson Plaza at 12:30 Thursday afternoon and some held up signs in honor of Michael Brown — the Ferguson, Mo., teen killed by police in early August. 

Master of Public Administration Alumna Creates Digital Stories for Packard Foundation

8-28-2014 Master of Public Administration Alumna Creates Digital Stories for Packard Foundation

The intersection between digital technology and philanthropy helps to showcase the past accomplishments and future endeavors of The Packard Foundation.

Latest Research: Wheelchairs Raise Employment, Reduce Begging in the Developing World

8-27-2014 Latest Research: Wheelchairs Raise Employment, Reduce Begging in the Developing World

Provide the disabled with wheelchairs and they will switch from begging on the streets to working. They will live better, more productive lives and increase their income by as much as 82 percent. Those are the conclusions Justin Grider ’14 came to after he spent two months in Ethiopia conducting graduate research that made international economists take notice.

Peter Novak Discusses New Campus Safety Program in San Francisco Chronicle

8-26-2014 Peter Novak Discusses New Campus Safety Program in San Francisco Chronicle

An opinion piece about campus safety appearing in the San Francisco Chronicle spotlighted USF’s Think About It, an online training program developed to help universities reduce sexual violence and substance abuse.

MBA Alumnus Charles Wilson Appointed as Superior Court Judge

8-20-2014 MBA Alumnus Charles Wilson Appointed as Superior Court Judge

California Governor Jerry Brown appoints USF MBA alumnus Charles E. Wilson II as Superior Court Judge for the county of Santa Clara.

MGEM Alumna Co-Founds Fullosophie, a Platform for Local Artisans

8-20-2014 MGEM Alumna Co-Founds Fullosophie, a Platform for Local Artisans

"San Francisco is not lacking in uniqueness. I can always find something new and interesting related to art or craftsmanship." -Jessica Dixon, MGEM '10, Co-Founder, Fullosophie

In the Media: Professor Tony Ribera Discusses the Changing Face of Law Enforcement on KPIX

8-20-2014 In the Media: Professor Tony Ribera Discusses the Changing Face of Law Enforcement on KPIX

In the Media: Professor Tony Ribera Discusses the Changing Face of Law Enforcement on KPIX

MSAN Program Receives Amazon Web Services in Education Grant

8-20-2014 MSAN Program Receives Amazon Web Services in Education Grant

MSAN students will tap into Amazon Web Services on-demand cloud infrastructure to access advanced courses, tackle research endeavors, and explore new projects.

Forbes Magazine Rank Reveals Entrepreneurialism Runs Deep With USF Students and Alumni

8-19-2014 Forbes Magazine Rank Reveals Entrepreneurialism Runs Deep With USF Students and Alumni

USF is among the top 25 most entrepreneurial colleges and universities in the country, according to new rankings released by Forbes magazine.

Dobles Vidas: USF Gallery Debuts Work by Celebrated Mexican Folk Artists

8-14-2014 Dobles Vidas: USF Gallery Debuts Work by Celebrated Mexican Folk
Artists

From indigenous ceremonial masks to fantastical papier-mâché monsters, the Thacher Gallery’s new exhibit offers a taste of Mexican folk art at its finest.

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