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USF Confucius Institute Outreach to Senior Citizens: A Partnership with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

The USF Confucius Institute (CI) has had great success exploring a variety of ways to better integrate the hosting university and connect with Tampa Bay communities, including K-12 schools. Innovation and collaboration is key to sustainable development of any CI.  Continue reading

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12 USF Students Awarded Gilman Scholarship for Summer 2015

From Costa Rica to South Korea, 12 undergraduate students will travel to all corners of the world this summer for a range of study abroad programs after they were each awarded a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. The students will have the opportunity of a lifetime to be engaged with other cultures and languages, while furthering their studies related to each respective major. Continue reading

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USF Engineering Student Receives NSF Fellowships

Joel Cooper, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded two prestigious National Science Foundation fellowships to conduct research in Japan.   Continue reading

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International Services Coordinator Honored with USF Apple Polishing Award

A USF Alumni Association tradition for more than 15 years, the Apple Polishing Award recognizes and honors members of USF faculty and staff who have made an impact at the university. Yet what makes this award so heartfelt is honorees can only be nominated by USF Ambassadors, student leaders who wish to distinguish key mentors during their academic careers.

Andy Dang, student program coordinator for International Services, was one of only 28 recipients this year out of the thousands of possible faculty and staff candidates across the university. Continue reading

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USF World launches GLOBAL DISCOVERY – Explore the opportunities for faculty mobility

USF World is pleased to announce the launch of a new global engagement resource: GLOBAL DISCOVERY.  This digital newsletter is designed to provide information about a wide range of opportunities for funding travel, partnership development, and research.  Continue reading

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Foreign Affairs published Dr. Mohsen Milani’s analysis of the recent developments in the Middle East, ” Iran’s game in Yemen”. The nuclear deal with Iran could stabilize the Middle East. As a regional power, Iran can start this process with Yemen.Link for the article :
http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/143707/mohsen-milani/irans-game-in-yemen

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