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National Academy of Inventors Selects Five USF Faculty as Senior Members

Five University of South Florida faculty members whose innovative work spans neurosciences to clean energy to engineering and pharmaceutical chemistry have been named by the National Academy of Inventors to its new class of Senior Members.

Quentin Darrington with USF President Judy Genshaft celebrate during a gala held on June 1

Lead Performer at Recent USF Celebration has Deep-rooted Connection with System President Judy Genshaft

Acclaimed actor and singer, Quentin Earl Darrington, delivered a memorable performance to celebrate his long-standing friendship with USF President Judy Genshaft.

USF students and Goldwater Scholarship recipients Keller Blackwell and Willie McClinton.

USF Students Earn Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Two USF Honors College students, Keller Blackwell and Willie McClinton, have been named Goldwater Scholars for 2019, chosen out of nearly 1,300 students nationally who were nominated through a highly selective process.

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USF Receives New NIH Grant to Help Eliminate Malaria in Southeast Asia

The new grant helps supplement ambitious efforts by researchers and public health officials working toward eliminating all malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) by 2030.

It’s been a goal for more than 30 years and now the University of South Florida is home to its own chapter of Phi Beta Kappa (PBK), the nation’s oldest and most prestigious national honor society.

USF Officially Inducted into Nation’s Most Prestigious Honor Society

It has been a goal for more than 30 years and now the University of South Florida is home to its own chapter of Phi Beta Kappa (PBK), the nation’s oldest and most prestigious national honor society.

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

World Ranking Agency Puts USF in the Top 50 of Public Institutions in the U.S.

USF ranks in the top 300 worldwide, in the top 50 among US public university, and second in the state of Florida.

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Hacking the “Dark Web”: USF Researcher Becomes the First FL Business Professor to Receive NSF Funding

For those researchers in the Muma College of Business who seldom apply for grants from the National Science Foundation because, well, because they usually go to scientists and engineers, meet Sagar Samtani.

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NCAA Honors USF President Judy Genshaft with Living Legend Award

Genshaft and three others from Tampa recognized during NCAA Women’s Basketball Final Four for breaking barriers and furthering inclusion efforts.

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USF is First in Florida and Fifth Nationally, According to New Rankings Measuring a University’s Sustainable Impact

The University of South Florida makes a greater social and economic impact than nearly every other university in America, according to the inaugural 2019 Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings released this week.

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USF Alum Joanna Fowler, Faculty Member Alan List Inducted into Florida Inventors Hall of Fame

University of South Florida alumna Joanna Fowler, whose pioneering work in molecular imaging was recognized with a National Medal of Science, and Moffitt Cancer Center CEO and President Alan List are among eight diverse and transformative inventors announced as the 2019 inductees of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame.

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USF Among Peace Corps’ 2019 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Institutions

Peace Corps announced today that the University of South Florida (USF) ranked No. 3 among graduate schools on the agency’s list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2019.

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF Libraries Copyright and Intellectual Property Librarian Awarded Prestigious Publication Award

LeEtta Schmidt has been awarded the first-ever RUSA STARS Publication Recognition Award for her co-authorship about sharing digital collections and content.

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