Posts Tagged undergraduate education

Students and faculty represent USF COPH at FEMA Symposium

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) held its 17th Annual Emergency Management Higher Education Symposium in June at the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, MD. The topic of the symposium was “Moving Us Forward: Blending Higher Education and Experiential Knowledge in Emergency Management.” USF College of Public Health faculty, […]

Laura Rusnak presents at the Teaching Professor Conference in Atlanta

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USF College of Public Health Undergraduate Instructor Laura Rusnak presented an electronic poster at the Teaching Professor Conference in Atlanta, GA, May 29-31. The Teaching Professor Conference brings together educators of various disciplines and experience levels from across the nation to share best practices that advance college teaching and learning. […]

Public health undergraduates experience Panama for the first time

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“It was very, very successful,” said Deidre Orriola, instructor of the USF College of Public Health’s first undergraduate course held in Panama, which concluded June 1. At the end of May, a group of 12 undergraduate students, one staff member and one faculty member traveled to Panama for an eight-day, […]

Atypical graduates highlight spring 2015 pinning ceremony

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“You should be proud of your accomplishments!” Dr. Kay Perrin told the College of Public Health baccalaureate graduates at the pinning ceremony May 1.  “As of tomorrow, you will be among the 26% of the U.S. population with a college degree,” added Perrin, associate professor and assistant dean for undergraduate […]

Infographics highlighted undergraduate class’s varied creativity

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Spring 2015 was Alison Oberne’s first semester teaching Public Health Seminar: Communications in the Digital Age, and she can barely contain how much she enjoyed the experience. In the course, students explore a variety of related skills and develop communication strategies on topics of their choosing, with the proviso that […]

USF Nursing and Public Health graduate programs ranked among nation’s best

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Both showed increases in the latest U.S. News ranking of America’s graduate schools Graduate programs at the University of South Florida’s College of Nursing and College of Public Health ranked among the nation’s best in the latest U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best Graduate Schools” edition, appearing online this […]