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Sloane Smith’s Perseverance Shines

Sloane Smith’s Perseverance Shines
Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Sloane Smith graduated from USD in May 2015 with a degree in Ethnic Studies, developed great leadership instincts, including residential life and Greek Life, and gained a stronger sense of herself during four college years.

Sydnii Ray: To Help Others Brings Out Her Best

Sydnii Ray: To Help Others Brings Out Her Best
Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Sydnii Ray doesn’t think twice when it comes to helping others. She likes to help people everywhere she goes, whether it is strangers in poor countries, in her community, friends and family. It's who she is and an indicator of how she was raised.

Class of 2015: Nathan Phillips, Finance

Class of 2015: Nathan Phillips, Finance
Friday, June 19, 2015

Who can forget Nathan Phillips and his initial arrival at USD on the seat of a bike? Phillips, who chose to ride 1,450 miles from Astoria, Ore., to San Diego to raise awareness for charity, graduated from the University of San Diego in May.

Class of 2015: Elizabeth Webster, Biochemistry

Class of 2015: Elizabeth Webster, Biochemistry
Tuesday, June 16, 2015

With a University of San Diego bachelor’s degree in biochemistry in hand, Elizabeth “Bette” Webster is now headed toward a PhD program at Stanford University this fall.

Year in Review: Athletics

Year in Review: Athletics
Friday, June 12, 2015

The 2014-15 University of San Diego Athletics season was a good one in terms of championship success, individual honors for athletes and coaches and an abundance of recognition for student-athletes who did well in the classroom.

Seven Torero Players Selected in MLB Draft

Seven Torero Players Selected in MLB Draft
Thursday, June 11, 2015

The USD baseball team won the West Coast Conference regular-season title as a team. From June 8-10, seven individuals were selected in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft, including a first-round pick for the third consecutive year.

Class of 2015: Daniela Conde, Ethnic Studies

Class of 2015: Daniela Conde, Ethnic Studies
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

To simply call 2015 Ethnic Studies graduate Daniela Conde a role model, even if it’s a valid assessment, isn’t easy for her to embrace. She doesn't seek individual spotlight and finds it very uncomfortable.

Post-Year of Discovery for Jesus Espinosa ‘14

Post-Year of Discovery for Jesus Espinosa ‘14
Monday, June 8, 2015

Jesus Espinoza graduated from USD in 2014, but when he heard his Commencement speaker, David Rivera '96, speak about his desire to be and do more, Espinosa was inspired to do more, too.