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Nominations are now open for the University of South Florida (USF) College of Education's 2024 Distinguished Alumni Awards program.

Alumni, staff, faculty, students and friends of the university are welcome to nominate College of Education graduates from across all three USF campuses for these prestigious awards. Nominations are currently being accepted through March 20, 2024.

February 26, 2024Alumni and Friends

Group photo, Paulette with award

USF Alumni Award recipient empowered students, colleagues, friends

Born into a lineage of ambition and academic excellence, Paulette C. Walker’s dreams were fueled by the legacy of her parents and grandparents. A third-generation college student – rare for a Black person growing up in the U.S. in the 1950s and 60s – Paulette was the child of a teacher, Helen, and an engineer, Otis.

December 7, 2023Alumni and Friends

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

College of Education Alumni elected Hillsborough County School Board Vice Chair

At Tuesday’s School Board meeting the board voted in a new chair and vice chair. Karen Perez was unanimously voted in as School Board chair and Jessica Vaughn was unanimously voted in as vice-chair.

November 15, 2023Alumni and Friends

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College of Education releases 2021-2022 annual report

From welcoming a new dean and students back for in-person activities across our three campuses to celebrating numerous gifts and awards in support of access and opportunity, the 2021-2022 academic year has been a memorable one for the College of Education. Read more in the latest edition of our annual report.

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About the USF College of Education:

As the home for more than 2,200 students and 130 faculty members across three campuses, the University of South Florida College of Education offers state-of-the-art teacher training and collegial graduate studies designed to empower educational leaders. Our college is nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), and our educator preparation programs are fully approved by the Florida Department of Education.