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Pera, Noonan Earn Alcalá Awards at Graduation

Pera, Noonan Earn Alcalá Awards at Graduation
Thursday, May 28, 2015

Graduating seniors Dominic Pera, USD's 2014-15 Associated Students president, and Taylor Noonan, a standout student-athlete, were selected as the male and female recipients of USD's Alcalá Award on May 24.

Class of 2015: Rob Wald, Law

Class of 2015: Rob Wald, Law
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

For 2015 USD School of Law graduate Captain Rob Wald, the end of law school signals a new adventure for him and his young family.

Clamming up Mission Bay

Clamming up Mission Bay
Monday, May 18, 2015

In another example of faculty-student collaboration, Alexander Blanco '16 and Environment and Ocean Sciences Professor Drew Talley, have documented the arrival of the manila clam to San Diego in the scientific journal PLOS ONE.

Women’s and Gender Studies Work Fuels Students’ Pride, Purpose

Women’s and Gender Studies Work Fuels Students’ Pride, Purpose
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Most students rush to finish final projects and cram for exams during finals week. But for Ruby Beltrán and other Women's and Gender Studies minors, their final project was presented at a year-end banquet.

USD Study: Online Self-Presentations

USD Study: Online Self-Presentations
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

A new study from the University of San Diego finds that even though younger adults may regret how they have presented themselves on the Internet, those negative experiences motivate them to make better, more responsible choices in the future.

Campus Reception May 15 for President Mary Lyons

Campus Reception May 15 for President Mary Lyons
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

President Mary E. Lyons will retire from her position at the University of San Diego effective July 31. A campus celebration will take place on May 15 from 1-3 p.m. in the Hahn University Center Forum rooms (A, B and C).

Showcasing Engineering Innovation

Showcasing Engineering Innovation
Monday, May 11, 2015

Projects for in-home desalination, a solar panel cleaner, and a water purifier using plastic beverage bottles were just a few of those presented by seniors at this spring's Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering Showcase.

Student Ideas Shine in Changemaker Challenge

Student Ideas Shine in Changemaker Challenge
Thursday, May 7, 2015

The 2015 USD Changemaker Challenge had a straightforward theme: Food for Life. Judging by the entries submitted, students pitched some outstanding ideas that have the potential to create lasting impact.