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COPH celebrates Summer 2020 graduates virtually

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“This group of students have persevered under unprecedented circumstances. Their spring semester was flipped upside down and they have remained in remote mode since the beginning of March. Many of these graduates were working and continue to do so on the frontlines of COVID-19 response or behind the scenes ensuring […]

Graduate Daniel Hutchinson puts his public health knowledge to the test in COVID-19 response

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Daniel Hutchinson chose to attend the USF COPH for his undergraduate degree because of its commitment to research. “As an incoming freshman, I wanted to be involved with research at some point in my academic career,” he said. “I also liked the diversity that USF provided.” Hutchinson said that he […]

Students flip to virtual experiential learning

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USF College of Public Health students have continued to find ways to achieve their experiential growth amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our students have shown perseverance and resilience in their shift to virtual experiential learning,” said Somer Burke, alumna and assistant director of experiential learning at the USF COPH. “Without any […]

USF community enhances its collaboration with the Florida Department of Health to combat COVID-19

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Nearly 100 USF students and faculty members are assisting the state of Florida in addressing the continuing need for contact tracers. When many started volunteering with the Florida Department of Health in March, there were fewer than 500 daily new cases. That number has grown exponentially, with Florida recently averaging 10,000 new […]

Activist Lab’s MOULA program provides “boots on the ground” public health training

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The USF College of Public Health’s (COPH) Activist Lab serves as a “hub of excellence in providing interdisciplinary advocacy, education, research and service opportunities for students…,” reports the group’s website.  An important component of the Activist Lab is its MOULA program. MOULA, which stands for More Opportunities to Use Learned […]