The Women's Center and Women's and Gender Studies Banquet celebrates students, including the Linda A.M. Perry Award winner. Banquet attendees will miss Perry, a gender studies advocate, who passed away in November.
The 2013 USD Social Innovation Challenge produced a record number of entrants and five finalists who earned seed money to launch ideas tied to hearing-impaired Africans, online volunteer reviews, anti-bullying, refugee micro finance and homelessness.
Highlights of the annual diversity banquet, hosted by USD’s United Front Multicultural Center, included a presentation of awards, keynote speaker Esteban del Río, and an evening of inspiration and accomplishment.
Senior Beau Seguin was among 20-plus students who spent part of their Thursday lunchtime riding bicycles on campus to raise more USD community awareness of the benefits for commuting to, from and around campus.
The University of San Diego’s International Student Organization (ISO) will host its 28th Annual International Expo and Fashion Show on May 3, showcasing the university's diversity and giving students a chance to share their cultures with the community around them.
Longtime philanthropists and supporters of innovation in education, Dr. Irwin Jacobs and Joan Jacobs have pledged $3,000,000 to the University of San Diego’s School of Leadership & Education Sciences’s (SOLES) Mobile Technology Learning Center (MTLC).