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USF Newsroom

USF Inaugurates a New President

10-30-2014USF President Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J.

Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., will be officially sworn into office as USF’s president on Nov. 1, in one of the largest university celebrations in nearly a decade. Hundreds are expected to descend on campus for the festivities, including U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, and University of California President and former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano.

Venture Capitalist Confidence Slides for First Time in Years

10-29-2014VC Index

For the first time in two years, Silicon Valley’s startup funders are souring to near- and mid-term investment opportunities, according to USF research.

Record Attendance at Parents & Family Weekend

10-28-2014Parents & 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

10-27-2014Fr Fitzgerald mic

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.


Campus Community News:

09-12-2014

English Prof. Dean Rader's book of poems about the "99 percent" climbs to No. 1, and Associate Prof. of Teacher Education Helen Maniates is named nonprofit educational partner of the year. Read more recent faculty achievements ...

USF Athletics:

Late PK lifts Dons over Saint Mary's

Danny Kirkland converts on a 90th minute penalty kick for the win.

USF plays Portland to 2-2 draw

Dons earn only second point ever agianst Portand.

Dons Upend San Diego in Sweeping Fashion

USF hits .400 in the match to earn the 25-22, 25-21, 25-21 sweep of the Toreros