Alumna Katie Jones fights food insecurity with Feed-A-Bull

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Katie Jones, registered dietitian at USF’s Student Health Services and Center for Student Well-Being, was providing nutrition counseling for students when she noticed that some of her recommendations on how to maintain balanced eating habits were not feasible and too expensive for some students. Jones would often hear students say “Well I don’t know how […]

Garden opening is fertile ground to promote nutrition and fitness to all

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Armed with fun activities and educational materials, volunteers with the USF Health Service Corps embarked on one of their first projects of the year—promoting good nutrition and fitness habits to Tampa refugees from Burma, Iraq, and several countries in Africa.   On Saturday, January 11, St. Mary’s Ethiopian Orthodox Church dedicated their community garden.  Attendees toured […]

Student service updates and research information for the week of December 16th

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Student Service Updates: The USF Health Service Corps enables our COPH students to volunteer alongside medical, nursing, physical therapy and pharmacy students in a wide variety of meaningful, rewarding and FUN health-related community service activities. Past events – special thanks to everyone who contributed to the fall food drive!   Check out the photos at Fall Food Drive  and special […]

Student service events and research opportunities – December 9, 2013

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Student Service Updates:     The USF Health Service Corps enables our COPH students to volunteer alongside medical, nursing, physical therapy and pharmacy students in a wide variety of meaningful, rewarding and FUN health-related community service activities.  You can click here Fall 2013 Service Corps Opportunities website for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories.  You […]

We are thankful for students who serve the local community

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Student service opportunities and research information for the week of November 15 Student Service Updates:     The USF Health Service Corps enables our COPH students to volunteer alongside medical, nursing, physical therapy and pharmacy students in a wide variety of meaningful, rewarding and FUN health-related community service activities.    You can click here Fall 2013 Service Corps Opportunities website for the most […]

Student service update and research information for the week of November 11th

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Student Service Updates:     The USF Health Service Corps enables our COPH students to volunteer alongside medical, nursing, physical therapy and pharmacy students in a wide variety of meaningful, rewarding and FUN health-related community service activities.    You can click here Fall 2013 Service Corps Opportunities website for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories.  You […]

Student service opportunities and research information for the week of November 4, 2013

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Student Service Updates:     The USF Health Service Corps enables our COPH students to volunteer alongside medical, nursing, physical therapy and pharmacy students in a wide variety of meaningful, rewarding and FUN health-related community service activities.  You can click here Fall 2013 Service Corps Opportunities website for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories.  You can […]