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Record Attendance at Parents & Family Weekend

10-28-2014 Record Attendance at Parents & Family Weekend

USF welcomed a record number of parents and family members to campus over the weekend, where they toured the Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation, heard tips on how to navigate San Francisco’s tough apartment rental market, and learned about career counseling and study abroad classes available to students.

Celebrating a New President with a Global Vision

10-27-2014 Celebrating a New President with a Global Vision

USF President Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., has a long list of accomplishments that includes two PhDs, but perhaps what qualifies him most to lead the city’s oldest university is this: he’s a fast learner, and he’s intensely curious about the world.

USF Boxers Win Big at Hilltop Cup

10-23-2014 USF Boxers Win Big at Hilltop Cup

USF history, chemistry, and data science majors are some of the region’s best college boxers, having slugged their way to wins at USF’s Hilltop Cup Boxing Invitational on Oct. 17.

MBA Student Works Passionately With Mission-Driven Businesses

10-17-2014 MBA Student Works Passionately With Mission-Driven Businesses

Jaclyn Anku: recently published and promoted to Associate, all while still a student.

USF Trustees Welcome New Members

10-17-2014 USF Trustees Welcome New Members

USF’s Board of Trustees welcomed four new members into its ranks recently, among them a leading voice in the U.S./Mexico immigration debate and the School of Law’s 2012 Alumnus of the Year.

Dean Honored With 2014 SF Latino Heritage Award

10-13-2014 Dean Honored With 2014 SF Latino Heritage Award

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee presented Dean John Trasviña with the city’s 2014 Latino Heritage Education Award at an Oct. 8 ceremony at City Hall.

How Does USF Nurture Entrepreneurial Spirit?

10-9-2014 How Does USF Nurture Entrepreneurial Spirit?

Forbes recently ranked USF #21 on their list of America’s Most Entrepreneurial Universities. How did we get there, and how are we encouraging students’ entrepreneurial spirits?

USF DiversityTalks: San Francisco Leaders Reflect on the Power of Community

10-9-2014 USF DiversityTalks: San Francisco Leaders Reflect on the Power of Community

What do San Francisco’s best-known homeless shelter and the online, vacation-booking site Airbnb have in common? They’re built on community, according to Janice Mirikitani, USF diversity scholar, visiting professor, and former San Francisco poet laureate.

A Woman of Influence in Silicon Valley

10-2-2014 A Woman of Influence in Silicon Valley

USF Alumna Mary Clark Bartlett has clout in Silicon Valley; so says the Silicon Valley Business Journal, which has awarded Bartlett for this very reason. Read more about Bartlett and her sustainable food service.

USF Alumni Weekend Draws Crowds 

9-29-2014 USF Alumni Weekend Draws Crowds 

USF just welcomed its largest gathering of alumni and supporters to campus since the university’s 150-year anniversary in 2005.

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