Posts Tagged Jesse Casanova

College of Public Health to collaborate with Gifu University in Japan

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The USF College of Public Health’s Dean Donna Petersen visited with faculty and leadership of Gifu University in Japan to engage in a signing ceremony finalizing an agreement for an expanded partnership. The original partnership with Gifu began in the 1980s and the latest agreement is expected to promote international […]

COPH celebrates International Education Week

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The College of Public Health will commemorate International Education Week Nov. 16-20. International Education Week celebrates the prospective opportunities and benefits of education abroad. The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs encourages institutions to promote international education, exchange programs and community engagement abroad among their students. Following suit, the COPH […]

USF Health launches Student International Ambassador Program

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USF Health continues to focus on and provide opportunities for on-campus student involvement with global affairs.  To that end, the new USF Health Student International Ambassador Program will provide a select group of outstanding USF Health students the opportunity to network with high-level delegates, scholars and students from international academic […]

Sacrifice, hardship, adventure await record number of COPH Peace Corps volunteers

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Six USF College of Public Health students have volunteered for Peace Corps duty this summer, a record number for the college.  Each will undertake a 27-month assignment of personal sacrifice, with personal hardship a distinct possibility. Founded and established by executive order of President John F. Kennedy in 1961, the […]

Peace Corps: It’s the gift you give and receive

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On February 23-March 1, the USF College of Public Health joined organizations around the country for a week-long celebration known as Peace Corps Week. This annual event was established to commemorate the organization’s creation by President John F. Kennedy on March 1, 1961. Festivities included a viewing of the movie […]