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Timothy Ernest

Moffitt Cancer Center Volunteer of the Year

Timothy, a rising Honors College senior, business and pre-medical student, was named Moffitt Cancer Center's "student volunteer of the year." He has volunteered over 220 hours in the past year. Read more about this well-rouned honors student here.




Amy Polen

Amy Polen

Capitol Hill Scholars Program Participant

Former USF Geosciences and Honors College student as well as Provost Scholars Program student, graduated her UG in just over 2 years in 2018 and has now been selected for the Capitol Hill Scholars Program. Click here to read more



David Gaviria

David Gaviria

Accepted to UNC Master's in Public Health Program

David Gaviria, recent Honors Grad, will be atteding the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to purse a Master of Public Health with Registered Dietitian Training. David was recognized by UNC’s Gillings School of Global Public Health as a Gillings Merit Scholar, an award given to a select group of exceptional incoming graduate students. He was also awarded the first ever MPH student assistantship in the Department of Nutrition’s history. UNC is ranked the #1 public School of Public Health and #2 overall. David received a scholarship to the University of Michigan as well.



Erika Winters

Erika Winters

Teaching English in Japan as part of JET Program

She was selected to teach English to elementary kids in Japan as part of the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program. She will enhance her Japanese skills while showing the kids how confident and energetic the Americans are! Click here to learn more about the program.




Awa Ndiaye


Headed to Oxford University for her Master's

She was selected for a scholarhsip to attend the University of Oxford to obtain a Msc in Envirnmental Change and Management. Click here to read more about Awa!




Teresa Kee

Teresa Kee

Accepted to PhD program at USF

She was recently accepted to the PhD program in Integrated Biomedical Sciences with a concentration in Neuroscience, here at USF. Click here for more information about the program.




Alexis Coiner

Undergraduate Research Award Winner

She is one of six USF Undergraduate Health students who were highlighted during the 2019 Health Research Day for earning an Undergraduate Research Award. Click here to read more.



Patrick Mullen

Hillsborough Country Medical Association Scholarship Recipient

Honors alum, Patrick Mullen, is one of two USF students awarded a scholarship by Hillsborough County Medical Association (HCMA). Click here to read more!



Avery Dyen, scholarship recipient

Avery Dyen

Future Law Student and Scholarship Recipient

She is awarded the fully-funded Florida State University Garnet and Gold Law Scholarship to pursue her Juris Doctor degree. She was also accepted into Stetson Law School (with a full scholarship) and the University of Florida.