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Chipman: Scotland Vote is Business as Usual

Chipman: Scotland Vote is Business as Usual
Wednesday, September 24, 2014

USD student Catie Chipman is studying abroad this fall in Edinburgh, Scotland. Present for the country's recent vote for independence, she reflects on the capital city's mood.

USD Changemaker: Jeffery Bush

USD Changemaker: Jeffery Bush
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Jeffery Bush's passion to help others stems from his childhood. His project, SanKofA, is designed to empower high school-aged youth development despite growing up in a fatherless home.

Effective Change: Find it at Changemaker Fest

Effective Change: Find it at Changemaker Fest
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The third annual USD Changemaker Fest, taking place Sept. 30-Oct. 4, is a week dedicated to exploring, defining and activating social change.

USD Changemaker: Jillian Grant

USD Changemaker: Jillian Grant
Monday, September 22, 2014

Senior Visual Arts major Jillian Grant's Summer Changemaker Project involved teaching photography and art workshops to minors at a migrant youth shelter in San Diego.

Past USD Student Presidents Reflect

Past USD Student Presidents Reflect
Friday, September 19, 2014

Student body presidents from the 1960s, 70s, 80s and 90s offer reflections of their time as the campus leader as USD prepares to celebrate its Homecoming and Family Weekend, Oct. 10-12.

USD Changemaker: Aaron McCarthy

USD Changemaker: Aaron McCarthy
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Junior Aaron McCarthy spent his second Summer Changemaker Fellowship strengthening the foundation and future of Young Dreamers United, a mentoring program for middle-school students.

Visible Support for USD Foster Youth Students

Visible Support for USD Foster Youth Students
Monday, September 15, 2014

University of San Diego's desire to support and provide a welcoming environment for students who are foster-care youth results in the creation of Torero Renaissance Scholars program.

Temple Grandin Rivets USD Community

Temple Grandin Rivets USD Community
Friday, September 12, 2014

Temple Grandin, a lifestock behavior scientist, software engineer, autism advocate and educator, spoke about the differences between the autistic brain and those of non-autistic people and the challenges and benefits of living with autism.