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Even at a Distance, Sons’ Autism Strengthens Alum

Even at a Distance, Sons’ Autism Strengthens Alum
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Despite living 1,500 miles apart, alumnus Chris Brusca '00, '06, a Navy lieutenant commander in San Diego, and his wife and five children, including two with autism, maintain a family bond.

SOLES Students Help Bill Pass to Aid Foster Youth

SOLES Students Help Bill Pass to Aid Foster Youth
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Graduate students' work in a USD nonprofit management course help with passage of a California law that foster youth enrolled in an education program can receive housing support through age 25.

Alumna Entrepreneur: Lynn R. Hijar

Alumna Entrepreneur: Lynn R. Hijar
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

USD alumna, Lynn R. Hijar '98, '06, is founder and CEO of iBiz247, a one-stop international business center. She's one of several alumni set to speak at the Oct. 9 USD Alumni Legacy Entrepreneurship Conference.

Homecoming and Family Weekend: A Big Blue Bash

Homecoming and Family Weekend: A Big Blue Bash
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

The annual USD Homecoming and Family Weekend takes place Oct. 10-12. The Big Blue Bash welcomes alumni, parents, and families to campus and has plenty of exciting events for current students, too.

Torero Family: Seven Stehly Alumni Siblings

Torero Family: Seven Stehly Alumni Siblings
Monday, October 6, 2014

Fond memories of competing in crew, living close to campus, getting a strong education and having fun were all part of the USD experience for Jerome, Sr., and Katherine Stehly's seven children, each of whom is a Torero graduate.

Hispanic Heritage Month Ads Spotlight Engineering

Hispanic Heritage Month Ads Spotlight Engineering
Thursday, October 2, 2014

A partnership between USD and Entravision to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month spotlights ads featuring two alumni and a current student in the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering.

AS Presidential Reflections

AS Presidential Reflections
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Student body presidents since the start of the 21st century offer reflection of their time as a campus leader. USD celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend Oct. 10-12.

USD Changemaker: Megan Huynh

USD Changemaker: Megan Huynh
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Senior Megan Huynh's summer as a Changemaker Fellow involved incorporating a community-based curriculum on peace building and leadership skills at Joyti Vidya Niketon School in Dhaka, Bangladesh.