Monthly Archives: August 2010

USF Patel Center Signs Agreement with the Dominican Republic’s National Energy Commission

This agreement paves the way for USF and the National Energy Commission to work on renewable energy initiatives. Initiated by the Patel Center for Global Solutions, the agreement allows researchers from the Dominican Republic to come to USF to receive … Continue reading

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USF Confucius Institute Sets Strategic Plan

The USF Confucius Institute is working with regional and national organizations to provide coordinated support to K-12 Chinese programs in Florida and Chinese related programs at USF. In addition to the academic courses offered, the CI is planning: A monthly … Continue reading

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International Student Welcome Reception Fall 2010

Hosted every fall, the International Student Welcome Reception is International Services’ way of giving new, incoming international students a warm welcome to USF. New students from different countries get to meet and interact with each other and with university officials. View … Continue reading

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Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of International Education Touts USF’s Global Vision

Allan Goodman, President and CEO of the Institute of International Education, ( highlights USF’s global vision in an article recently publishing in the Tampa Tribune. Touching on the diverse student population and international research capabilities Mr. Goodman suggests leveraging USF’s … Continue reading

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USF Student Wins Top Prize in Chinese Bridge Competition

The annual “Chinese Bridge” Competition for Foreign College Students brings contestants from 62 countries together to compete in Chinese language proficiency and cultural performance. In its 9th year, 107 contestants took the stage to compete in the semi-finals held in … Continue reading

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International Sash Ceremony

The International Sash ceremony is hosted every semester by the office of International Affairs and International Services to recognize graduating international students. The ceremony has proven to be one of the most significant graduation traditions for international students and International … Continue reading

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