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06 Mar, 2017, 08:00 ET University of San Francisco Announces Recipient of 2017 California Prize

The University of San Francisco (USF) is pleased to announce that Alive & Free and its co-founder and executive director Dr. Joseph E. Marshall...


23 Jan, 2017, 09:00 ET 66th Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to Speak at USF

Condoleezza Rice, the second woman and first African American woman to hold the post of Secretary of State, will speak at the University of San...


28 Jul, 2016, 09:00 ET University of San Francisco Appoints New Vice Provost of Student Life

The University of San Francisco (USF) has named Julie Orio vice provost of student life. Orio has served as interim vice provost of student life at...


05 Mar, 2016, 12:47 ET Basketball Great Bill Cartwright Returns to Alma Mater

 Legendary basketball star Bill Cartwright is returning to the University of San Francisco (USF), his alma mater, as Director of Special...


03 Feb, 2015, 09:00 ET USF Selects Winner of Statewide Prize

The University of San Francisco (USF) is pleased to award its 2015 USF California Prize for Service and the Common Good to the Chronicle Season of...


30 Jan, 2014, 03:00 ET Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists' Confidence: Highest since 2007

The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the fourth quarter of 2013, based on a December 2013 survey of 32 San Francisco...


24 Jul, 2012, 03:01 ET Venture Capitalists' Confidence Falls in Second Quarter

 The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the second quarter of 2012, based on a June 2012 survey of 30 San Francisco...


27 Jun, 2012, 09:00 ET San Francisco Giants to Receive Statewide Prize from USF

The University of San Francisco (USF) announced today that it will award its 2012 USF California Prize for Service and the Common Good to the San...


02 Apr, 2012, 08:00 ET University of San Francisco Unveils First-Ever Visibility Campaign

 The University of San Francisco (USF) today unveiled the Higher Standard Campaign, its first-ever visibility advertising campaign focused on...


03 Nov, 2011, 03:01 ET Confidence Declines Again Among Venture Capitalists in Silicon Valley and in China

The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the third quarter of 2011, based on a September 2011 survey of 33 San Francisco...


10 Oct, 2011, 08:20 ET University of San Francisco Updates Interactive Marketing Certificate to Provide Students with Latest Developments in Internet Marketing

Internet marketing is one of the fastest-growing fields in the business world today. The University of San Francisco (USF) has been meeting the...


19 Aug, 2011, 10:00 ET University of San Francisco Debuts New Logo

The University of San Francisco (USF) today unveiled its new logo, and its new tagline, Change the World From Here. The University's updated logo...


03 Aug, 2011, 11:00 ET University of San Francisco Buys Historic Building in Downtown San Francisco

The University of San Francisco (USF) today announced a signed agreement to purchase the historic Folger Coffee Building at 101 Howard Street, a...


29 Jul, 2011, 03:01 ET Venture Capitalists' Confidence Falls in Silicon Valley and China

The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the second quarter of 2011, based on a June 2011 survey of 35 Bay Area venture...


21 Jun, 2011, 08:32 ET University of San Francisco and Adobe Partner to Offer 100% Online ACE: SiteCatalyst User Training

U.S. News & World Report-ranked University of San Francisco (USF) announced their partnership with Adobe Systems Incorporated today and are...


12 May, 2011, 11:00 ET University of San Francisco Honors Egypt's Pro-Democracy Demonstrators

Prominent Egyptian blogger "Sandmonkey" to accept on their behalf The University of San Francisco (USF) will confer an honorary doctorate on the...


11 May, 2011, 13:00 ET University of San Francisco Honors Young Undocumented Immigration Activist's Courageous Fight for Citizenship and New Federal Legislation

The University of San Francisco (USF) will confer an honorary doctorate on Isabel Castillo, an activist whose high-profile fight for federal...


10 May, 2011, 14:00 ET University of San Francisco Announces Winner of 2011 California Prize

The University of San Francisco (USF) is pleased to announce the recipient of its 2011 California Prize for Service and the Common Good:...


04 May, 2011, 14:13 ET Groundbreaking Tenderloin Project to Unveil Updated Digs

Celebration highlights 10-year partnership with USF The Tenderloin Technology Lab (TTL), San Francisco Tenderloin's only computer lab dedicated...


29 Apr, 2011, 13:00 ET Scott Sidwell Named Athletic Director at the University of San Francisco

Syracuse Recruit Set to Raise the Bar for the Dons The University of San Francisco is pleased to welcome Scott Sidwell as its Director of...


28 Apr, 2011, 03:01 ET Venture Capitalists' Confidence Reaches Three-Year High in Silicon Valley

New report indicates rising optimism here, falling sentiment in China The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the first...


26 Aug, 2010, 07:00 ET The University of San Francisco Launches the First and Only Expert-Led, University-Backed, 100% Online Business Process Management Training Program

Fueled by the rising demand to streamline key processes, business process management (BPM) has become a central requirement in planning,...


16 Aug, 2010, 07:00 ET University of San Francisco Keeps Professionals at the Forefront of the Internet Marketing Revolution with Two More Can't-Miss Courses

Continuing its mission of providing world-class online training in the most in-demand fields, the University of San Francisco (USF) proudly...


04 Aug, 2010, 08:30 ET University of San Francisco Announces 2010 Recipient of Statewide Prize

OneCalifornia Bank and Foundation to Receive Prestigious Service Award The University of San Francisco (USF) announced today that it has selected...


17 Jun, 2010, 07:00 ET The University of San Francisco and the Interactive Advertising Bureau Partner to Provide Comprehensive Online Internet Marketing Education

The University of San Francisco (USF) and the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), an organization dedicated toward the growth of the...