USF World News


Lindsey O’Brien Will Go to China for International Chinese Bridge Competition
May 30, 2016

Every spring, the USF Confucius Institute hosts a competition of Chinese language and cultural talents for local college and high school students.

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First Round of Traditional Chinese Medicine Classes Completed at USF
May 25, 2016

Thanks to the Hanban support, the Confucius Institute partnered with the USF College of Public Health to offer a non-credit Traditional Chinese Medicine class from January 22 to April 15; 23 USF employees and community members attended. (Read More…)


Spring 2016 International Student Sash Ceremony
May 24, 2016

This May the USF System conferred more than 6,500 degrees during six commencement ceremonies held over the course of four days. Of those graduates, more than 400 were international students registered for the Tampa campus. (Read More…)


Gilman Scholars and Freeman Awards Announced
May 3, 2016

This summer 15 University of South Florida (USF) students of more than 1,150 American undergraduate students from 377 colleges and universities across the U.S. were selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to study or intern abroad during the summer 2016 academic term. (Read More…)


International Student Association Awarded Across Campus
April 29, 2016

Ask around on campus and one will notice that intercultural programming, international service and study abroad experience are all part of the core USF student experience. One student organization in particular is engaging in international opportunities and setting the tone for the rest of campus. (Read More…)


USF Names Vice President for USF World
April 22, 2016

TAMPA, Fla. (April 22, 2016) – USF announces the promotion of Dr. Roger Brindley to USF System Vice President for USF World. As Vice Provost and USF System Associate Vice President for USF World, Brindley has overseen system-wide global engagement for USF since July 2013. Dr. Brindley will assume the role of Vice President for USF World beginning July 1, 2016. (Read More…)