USF World News

USF World launches GLOBAL DISCOVERY – Explore the opportunities for faculty mobility
May 12, 2015

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.  (Read More…)

USF Helps Open New MRI Facility in Argentina
February 16, 2012

The University of South Florida and Robert Roskamp, philanthropist and long-time university supporter   participated in a joint effort with not-for-profit organizations (Read More…)

Fulbright Expands Funding Opportunities
February 8, 2011

Funding is available for American and European researchers, lecturers, international educators, and graduate students to focus on a wide range of issues concerning the European Union and the U.S.-EU relationship. The Fulbright-Schuman Program provides $3,000 per month plus a travel stipend, visa, and health and accident insurance for grants between two months and one academic year. (Read More…)

Students and faculty from Keio University and USF
Keio University/USF Collaboration in Psychology and Neuroscience
February 7, 2011

Under a joint psychology and neuroscience research initiative, east met west January 28-29 when five researchers from Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, and researchers from the University of South Florida, convened a two-day joint seminar to discuss their work in psychology and neuroscience. (Read More…)

USF World Moves to Kiran C. Patel Building
January 28, 2011

USF International Affairs (now USF World) has moved to the new Kiran. C Patel Center for Global Solutions building. Located between the Sun Dome and the College of Business, the department’s move is the university’s most recent step in expanding its global initiative. Students will now visit the offices of International Services, Education Abroad, and the Peace Corps on the first floor of the environmentally conscious structure. The Center for India Studies and the Confucius Institute are located on the second floor. Read more about the Kiran C. Patel Center for Global Solutions>>

Three USF Professors Receive Fulbright Grants for 2010-2011
December 20, 2010

Recipients of the recently announced 2010-2011 Fulbright faculty awards included three of USF’s own professors. John Petrila and Margarethe Kusenbach from the USF Tampa campus, and Judithanne Scourfield-McLauchlan from the St. Petersburg campus will travel abroad where they will teach and conduct research to further their academic interests. (Read More…)