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USF News: City of St. Petersburg supports USF efforts to further enhance diversity with new pledge to College of Marine Science

The City of St. Petersburg has contributed $125,000 to the University of South Florida Foundation to help enhance diversity in the ocean sciences.

October 30, 2020Research and Funding, St. Petersburg Campus

WFLA: USF professor inspires community and pushes for justice through art

Professor McArthur Freeman digitally produced a sculpture aimed to inspire the community and push for social justice reform.

October 30, 2020Community Engagement

USF Health: MCOM White Coats 4 Black Lives Chapter Looks To End Racial Discrimination In Health Care

In June, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine students came together and decided to form a chapter of the national White Coats 4 Black Lives and to open to all USF Health students.

October 26, 2020Community Engagement, Student

ABC7: Roundtable Discussions Part 1

Roundtable discussion about anti-racism projects at USF Sarasota-Manatee campus.

October 1, 2020Sarasota-Manatee Campus

ABC7: Roundtable Discussions Part 2

Roundtable discussion about anti-racism projects at USF Sarasota-Manatee campus.

October 1, 2020Sarasota-Manatee Campus

USF News: USF's supplier diversity, community engagement initiatives win statewide recognition

The University of South Florida has earned statewide recognition for its supplier diversity and community engagement efforts.

September 30, 2020Community Engagement, University Efforts

Oracle: SG prepares to launch Tampa campus Diversity Council

As part of the diversity initiatives of the Tampa governor and lieutenant governor, Spencer McCloskey and Zach Blair-Andrews, Student Government (SG) is launching a new Diversity Council to advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion across the Tampa campus.

September 28, 2020Student, Tampa Campus

Sarasota Scene: USF Researchers From Sarasota-Manatee Campus launch Anti-Racism Projects

Professors from the Sarasota-Manatee campus Denise Davis-Cotton and Kelly Cowart are joining other USF faculty in the fight against racism through two unique projects funded by the USF Research Task Force on Understanding and Addressing Blackness and Anti-Black Racism in our Local, National and International Communities.

September 28, 2020Community Engagement, Sarasota-Manatee Campus

USF News: University of South Florida earns national recognition for excellence in diversity and inclusion

The University of South Florida is a recipient of the 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award, a national honor recognizing U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion.

September 15, 2020Honors and Awards, University Efforts

Oracle: Athletics launches social justice initiative

USF Athletics announced several new social justice initiatives, including the further development of an Inclusive Excellence Committee and the implementation of voting education and a voting holiday on Nov. 3.

September 11, 2020Athletics

USF Athletics: Athletics announces social justice initiatives

Furthering its commitment to equality, social justice and unity, USF Athletics announces several new initiatives established in coordination with Bulls student-athletes and driven by a desire to continue to bring awareness and focus to the fight against racism and social injustice wherever it may occur.

September 11, 2020Athletics, Student

Sarasota Herald-Tribune: USF announces anti-racism projects, including two in Sarasota

USF has announced $500,000 worth of grants to fund 23 research projects aimed at reducing racism, including two projects that will be conducted at USF’s Sarasota-Manatee campus.

September 10, 2020Research and Funding, Sarasota-Manatee Campus

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