Announcements

Sunday, Apr 28
It is with heavy hearts that we share with you the news of the sudden passing of our friend, USF graduate student, and member of the university’s Jesuit community, Mr. Valery (Ngong Ekem) Fala, of the Society of Jesus.
Monday, Mar 25
Vijaya Nagarajan, Associate Professor of Theology and Religious Studies, and her children, Jaya and Uma, send the following message in gratitude to the USF community in the wake of the loss of Lee Swenson, Vijaya's husband and Jaya and Uma's father.
Wednesday, Mar 20
Nick Mukhar, 37, a University of San Francisco graduate class of 2009 and former Opinion Editor of the San Francisco Foghorn, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2024. 
Wednesday, Feb 28
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Jungil (Masaichi) Shin, father of Dr. Hwaji Shin, Associate Professor of Sociology.
Thursday, Feb 15
Greg Pabst, Founding Director and Instructor of Advertising at the University of San Francisco (USF), died peacefully in his sleep on January 16 after a long struggle with frontotemporal dementia. He was at USF for 25 years, retiring in 2016.
Tuesday, Feb 13
The USF community mourns Sr. M. Theresa Moser, RSCJ, who died early Friday morning, February 9.
Friday, Jan 05
John Kenneth Nelson passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 18, 2023 in Eugene, Oregon. He was 70 years old.
Tuesday, Sep 05
After serving in the military and practicing law in Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, O'Brien began his legal ed career at USF, teaching Constitutional Law, Torts, and Evidence, among other subjects.
Wednesday, Aug 23
I am saddened to inform you of the passing of USF student Ryan Mak, who was set to graduate this December with a BA in politics and minors in legal studies and peace and justice studies. Ryan passed away on Aug. 18, 2023 at age 22.
Tuesday, Jul 25
We are saddened to announce the passing of longtime former employee Carol Ann Petersen on June 30, 2023, in Milwaukee, WI. Carole served as Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Development at USF for over 30 years.
Wednesday, Jun 28
Dr. Tim Loney, former Associate Director of the Online MPA Program at the University of San Francisco passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2023, at the age of 80, after a long battle with lung cancer.
Friday, Jun 09
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ann McCormick Hayes, mother of Katherine Green, Assistant Director of Academic Affairs in the School of Management.
Friday, Mar 17
It is with deep regret that I inform the USF community about the unexpected and peaceful death of student Oliver Dylan Hyatt on December 22nd, 2022.
Wednesday, Feb 22
It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing away of our colleague and friend Mr. Wayne Wang. We will miss him more than words can express.
Friday, Jan 27
Surrounded by family and her beloved books, Millianne Lehmann died at home in San Francisco on January 16, 2023.
Tuesday, Jan 24
We are saddened to inform our community about the sudden passing of Quentin "Q" Williams. Quentin, a graduate of USF's certificate in public leadership, died tragically in a car accident on the morning of January 5th, 2023.
Wednesday, Jan 04
With deep sadness, we announce the passing of Thomas Paul Taquino, Jr. ‘76 (Paul), husband of SOHNP adjunct faculty Nancy Taquino.
Wednesday, Dec 21
Fr. Joseph Eagan, who taught theology for two decades at the University of San Francisco, died peacefully at age 100 on Dec. 20 at the St. Camillus Jesuit Community in Wauwatosa, WI.
Tuesday, Dec 06
After receiving her degree from the University of San Francisco (USF) in 1992, Eliza remained a dedicated and loyal employee at USF for 35 years
Tuesday, Nov 22
Joan Margaret Keenan, a beloved member of the University of San Francisco community for over fifty years, passed away peacefully on November 13, 2022.