College of Arts and Sciences

It is USF's vision as a premier Jesuit Catholic, urban university with a global perspective to educate leaders who will fashion a more humane and just world.

Leading the way in this effort are our outstanding faculty. In recent years, our teacher-scholars have garnered unprecedented national recognition-winning national awards; receiving major new grants and prestigious Fulbright scholarships; and premiering in major art venues and film festivals around the globe.



News

Who Benefits? Research Raises Questions About Fair Trade Coffee 

Who Benefits? Research Raises Questions About Fair Trade Coffee 

When USF graduate researchers landed in Guatemala to investigate whether fair trade coffee was benefiting local coffee growers, they never imagined the experience would be turned into a novel about the country’s tug of war between rich and poor, its colonial past, and coffee marketers’ efforts to win international consumers’ hearts and minds.

Introducing USF’s New Sacramento Campus 

Introducing USF’s New Sacramento Campus 

USF’s new Sacramento Campus is now open, in the heart of the city’s historic business district.

USF Involvement Fair Falls Silent in Solidarity With Slain Teen

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. 

Events

Film Screening: Hafu: The Mixed Race Experience in Japan

9/17/2014, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Fromm Hall 120 - Xavier Auditorium

Davies Forum: Jose Luis Reynoso

9/18/2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Lone Mountain Main 148 - Studio Theatre

MFA Faculty Reading

9/18/2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fromm Hall 125 - Maraschi Room

"Virtue, Obligation, and Risk: Aristotle and Mencius on Actualizing Our Full Potential" by Sean Drysdale Walsh

9/19/2014, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Lone Mountain Main 100 - Handlery Room

West Coast Hume Scholars Workshop

9/20/2014, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Kalmanovitz Hall 163 - Classroom

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