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In Living Color: USFers Painted Head to Toe in Holi Festival

4-14-2014 In Living Color: USFers Painted Head to Toe in Holi Festival

USF students coated each other with fistfuls of powdery violets, blues, and greens in the center of campus April 4, as they celebrated the Indian rites of spring festival Holi. Also known as the festival of colors, Holi is an ancient Hindu celebration and takes place just before the vernal equinox.

Business After Hours with the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce

4-10-2014 Business After Hours with the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce

The University of San Francisco School of Management hosted 75+ partners of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce for a Business After Hours networking event last month at USF's Downtown Campus.

Find Your Favorite Music at Rock 'N Swap

4-10-2014 Find Your Favorite Music at Rock

Join KUSF.org on campus April 13 for one of the largest music lovers fairs in Northern California.

USF School of Management Dons Connect in the Pacific Northwest

4-9-2014 USF School of Management Dons Connect in the Pacific Northwest

Seattle SOM Alumni joined our Alumni Relations team for lunch at Capital Grille and dinner at Von’s Gustobistro - restaurant of MBA ’07 Alumna, Merrisa Firnstahl-Claridge.

Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., Named President of the University of San Francisco

4-8-2014 Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., Named President of the University of San Francisco

Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., has been named the next president of the University of San Francisco, the 28th in its 159-year history. The USF Board of Trustees voted unanimously in a special session April 8 to appoint Fr. Fitzgerald, said Thomas E. Malloy ’61, board chair. Fr. Fitzgerald will take office Aug. 1.

Education Dean Wins Two National Scholar Awards

4-7-2014 Education Dean Wins Two National Scholar Awards

School of Education Dean Kevin Kumashiro has been recognized by two national organizations for his contributions to multicultural education and education reform.

Career Tips from One of Forbes’s "30 Under 30"

4-4-2014 Career Tips from One of Forbes’s "30 Under 30"

Luis Alvarado, University of San Francisco alumnus and one of Forbes’s “30 Under 30 in Finance,” shares his business wisdom. Learn more about his career advice.

Scientist Who Proved Black Holes Exist Speaks at USF

4-4-2014 Scientist Who Proved Black Holes Exist Speaks at USF

Internationally renowned mathematical physicist Sir Roger Penrose, whose work ranks alongside those of Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking, will speak at USF on April 7. He’ll discuss his theory that the universe is an infinite series of eons and whether new technology might allow us to reveal what happened before the Big Bang.

Student’s Life-Saving App Adopted By Hundreds of Cities 

4-2-2014 Student’s Life-Saving
App Adopted By Hundreds of Cities 

Residents and 911 operators in about 500 cities and counties across the country can now use an emergency smartphone app that was created by USF information systems student Joseph Ekman ’14 to save lives.

Human Rights Take Center Stage at USF Film Festival

4-1-2014 Human Rights Take
Center Stage at USF Film Festival

USF’s Human Rights Film Festival kicks off April 3 and includes an Academy Award nominee for best documentary and more than a dozen films by USF students and alumni. 

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