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President Genshaft's Retirement Announcement
Sep 17, 2018, 9:57 AM

Following another record-breaking year and unparalleled stretch of recent achievements, University of South Florida System President Judy Genshaft today announced her decision to step down from her position, effective July 1, 2019.
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Helios Award
Sep 17, 2018, 9:04 AM

Helios Education Foundation has awarded the University of South Florida’s Black Leadership Network (BLN) with a $2.1 million grant to support the future success of under-represented students from across USF.
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USF Earns Top Honors for Closing Graduation Gap
Feb 20, 2018, 12:26 PM

The University of South Florida has been recognized as the No. 1 public university in the nation (and fourth among all U.S. universities) for eliminating the completion gap between Latino and white students, according to The Education Trust, a non-profit advocacy organization.
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WUSF: USF Unstoppable Campaign Tops $1 Billion
Feb 15, 2018, 11:18 AM

WUSF: USF Unstoppable Campaign Tops $1 Billion
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Chronicle of Philanthropy Features Muma Gift
Feb 15, 2018, 10:25 AM

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Nov. 20, 2017: "Les and Pam Muma donated $15 million for athletics, business, and health programs. Of the total, the Mumas are directing $8 million to USF Athletics, $5 million to the Muma College of Business, and $2 million to establish a Women’s Health Center at the Tampa General Hospital campus. Mr. Muma is a retired co-founder of Fiserv, a financial-services technology company. The couple has given the university a total of over $56 million."
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Les Muma Appointed to USF Board of Trustees
Jan 23, 2018, 2:06 PM

Les Muma Appointed to USF Board of Trustees by Governor Scott
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$15 Million Donation from Mumas at the USF: Unstoppable Campaign gala
Nov 12, 2017, 10:56 PM

With $15 million donation to USF, top donors urge others to follow their lead. Read about it in the Tampa Bay Times.
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