Monthly Archives: August 2011

Education Abroad Faculty Proposal Deadlines

The Education Abroad Office partners with USF academic and administrative units and colleges to facilitate and develop study abroad programs for USF students. 

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Upcoming Faculty & Administrator Fulbright Deadlines

The Fulbright Scholar Program presents exciting opportunities for faculty and administrators. Below are deadlines for several upcoming opportunities. USF has a designated Fulbright advisor, Dr. Maria Crummett, AVP for Global Affairs, who can assist faculty and administration with any questions … Continue reading

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2012-2013 Boren Awards Applications Now Available

The applications for the 2012-2013 David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are now available at www.borenawards.org. Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, … Continue reading

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USF Startalk Chinese Program Completed with Success

The USF Confucius Institute collaborated with the Department of World Languages to provide a three-week Teachers Institute for K-12 Chinese teachers (August 1-19) and a two-week Chinese Academy for high school learners (August 5-19). The program is called Startalk and … Continue reading

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Basic Chinese Summer Class for USF Employee Completed

A “Basic Chinese” class (8 sessions in 4 weeks) for USF employees was completed on July 14th, 2011. A dozen USF employees from various colleges and offices attended the program, and nine completed it. The class was co-taught by the … Continue reading

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Call for Presentations: Eastern and Indigenous Perspectives on Sustainability and Conflict Resolution

The conference will examine sustainable philosophies and practices from eastern and indigenous perspectives.  

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