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USF Ranked 5th Among Peace-Corps Volunteer Recruiting Graduate Schools in 2014

The Peace Corps has identified USF as a top volunteer-producing university in 2014.  USF is ranked 5th in the nation among graduate schools with 13 alumni currently serving in the Peace Corps.

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Fourth Annual K-12 Chinese Conference Closed with Great Success

The fourth annual conference on K-12 Chinese was hosted by the USF Confucius Institute on October 4 with over 120 participants, most of whom K-12 were teachers from Florida and five other states.

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Successful CI Day at the University of South Florida (USF)

The USF Confucius Institute completed its CI Day Celebration with numerous exciting stories from more than 500 participants. The major part of the CI Day event was on Friday, September 26, at the USF Alumni Center Traditions Hall.

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CI Lecture – Working towards World Peace: A General’s Story about U.S.-China Relations

On September 19, 2014 from 4pm to 5pm, General Bernard Loeffke delivered a public lecture on “China: Friend or Enemy? A General’s Story” to the USF and community members at Patel Center Auditorium.

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Another Success for the 2014 Mid-Autumn Festival

On September 19, from around 7pm to 9pm, the USF Confucius Institute, in collaboration with its co-sponsors – Chinese Students & Scholars Association, Chinese Culture & Language Club, Department of World Languages, INTO USF, Project Pengyou, and USF World, held … Continue reading

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Celebrate International Education Week 2014 with USF World

A joint initiative between the Department of Education and U.S. Department of State, International Education Week (IEW) is celebrated in more than 100 countries across the globe.

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