College of Arts and Sciences
Aerial view of the LoSchiavo Building Lawn
Female Student working with a Pipette in the Lab
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CARD 2013

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.


Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., Named President of the University of San Francisco

USF President Elect Paul Fitzgerald SJ

Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., has been named the next president of the University of San Francisco, the 28th in its 159-year history. The USF Board of Trustees voted unanimously in a special session April 8 to appoint Fr. Fitzgerald, said Thomas E. Malloy ’61, board chair. Fr. Fitzgerald will take office Aug. 1.

Scientist Who Proved Black Holes Exist Speaks at USF

Penrose Milky Way

Internationally renowned mathematical physicist Sir Roger Penrose, whose work ranks alongside those of Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking, will speak at USF on April 7. He’ll discuss his theory that the universe is an infinite series of eons and whether new technology might allow us to reveal what happened before the Big Bang.

Alumna Manages the Biggest and Best in Sports

Tara August

 Coffee with Cal Ripken Jr., a quick call with Charles Barkley, and a meeting with Shaquille O’Neal—that’s all in a day’s work for Tara August MA ’04.


Chisme y Comida Final Event

4/24/2014, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

University Center 412 - Intercultural Center Lounge

Splendide Californie!

4/24/2014, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Fromm Hall 110 - Maier Room

Jeremy Howard Lectures

4/25/2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Downtown Campus 451 - Classroom

Data Visualization Speaker Series

4/28/2014, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

McLaren Conference Center 250 - Venue

Psych Close Up

4/29/2014, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Kalmanovitz Hall 211 - Classroom

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