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2021 Kente Awards and Scholarships Ceremony
Apr 14, 2021, 10:44 AM

The 2021 Kente Awards and Scholarships Ceremony at the University of South Florida, sponsored by Amgen, will recognize 19 scholarship recipients and two community leaders. All proceeds from this annual event benefit diversity scholarships at USF.
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USF receives $1.4 million gift to support student access to higher education
Mar 24, 2021, 10:00 AM

The University of South Florida announced a $1.4 million gift from Helios Education Foundation to benefit the Florida College Access Network (FCAN), a statewide organization hosted at USF with a mission that supports student success.
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$1 million gift to USF will advance lung research
Feb 17, 2021, 12:00 PM

The University of South Florida announced a $1 million gift to the USF Foundation that will fund research to detect and prevent severe lung scarring. Philanthropist Timothy Ubben made the gift to support research at USF led by his doctor, Jose D. Herazo-Maya, USF Health’s newly appointed associate chief of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine.
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USF's new Center for Justice Research & Policy to tackle police reform, fairness in the justice system
Jan 28, 2021, 9:06 AM

The University of South Florida today announced the launch of an interdisciplinary center dedicated to serving Tampa Bay as the major training and knowledge hub for issues related to social and criminal justice.
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USF receives $3 million gift to benefit the College of Marine Science
Jan 25, 2021, 10:00 AM

The University of South Florida today announced a $3 million gift to the USF Foundation that will benefit students in the College of Marine Science.
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USF receives $2 million gift from local entrepreneur to benefit the College of Engineering
Dec 9, 2020, 10:00 AM

Estate gift will create an endowed scholarship and facility fund in the USF College of Engineering
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Florida Blue Supports USF Epidemiologist’s Innovative Efforts to Track COVID-19
Nov 9, 2020, 4:00 PM

Florida Blue has given $100,000 to the USF Foundation to support the SEIRcast COVID-19 Forecasting & Planning Portal, which provides daily unique, locally applicable epidemic forecasts.
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