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Mobile Clinic Title Slide
Two students smiling with child
Group of students and nurses
Doctor with a child patient
Patient getting measured
Student measuring patient
Students using stethoscope
Group of students and patients at mobile clinic
Patient smiling
Patient doing vision test
Student pointing at vision test
Nurse checking pulse of patient
Three volunteers smiling
Mobile Clinic End Slide

Center Programs

DC Mall, Capitol

USF in DC students taking a break on the National Mall.

Newsome event

Former Mayor Gavin Newsom speaking at the McCarthy Center Mayor's Forum.

Service Learning 08 

New USF students participating in Service Learning Preview at Community Partner, Project Open Hand.  

The Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good seeks to prepare students from any major for lives and careers in ethical public service. Public service is viewed as activities that directly contribute to the achievement of a common objective or value, on a public policy level, in areas such as government, business, the environment, healthcare, education, or another field, particularly policies that may affect poor and disenfranchised communities.

The major program areas include: