May Events Conclude Busy USD 2009-10 Academic Year

The month of May has arrived and the end of the 2009-10 academic year is rapidly approaching at the University of San Diego. Final papers and projects are due, final exams are just around the corner and those who comprise USD’s Class of 2010 are preparing for their walk across the Jenny Craig Pavilion stage.
In the midst of it all are various end-of-the-year celebrations and accolades for faculty, staff and students. Below you’ll find some of the events taking place this month.

May 4 — Gradfest, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., USD Bookstore; Honors Convocation, 12:30 p.m., Shiley Theatre; United Front Multicultural Center’s Diversity Banquet, 6 p.m., UC Forums; Chamber Music Concert, 7:30 p.m., French Parlor, Founders Hall.

May 5 — USD Burnham Moores Center for Real Estate Day at Petco Park. Tailgate (with food provided) begins at 6 p.m., San Diego Padres-Colorado Rockies game starts at 7:05 p.m. Fee.

May 6 — Student Performance Recital, 12:15 p.m., Shiley Theatre.

May 7 — USD Business Plan Competition Finals, 1-4 p.m. for undergraduates, 6-9 p.m. for graduates, Joan B Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre; Engineering Spring Open House, 2:30 p.m., Loma Hall. (Full Story on Inside USD)