Inside USD

Year in Review: New Spaces, New Opportunities

Year in Review: New Spaces, New Opportunities
Friday, June 26, 2015

It has 16th century Spanish Renaissance architecture style buildings and is routinely considered one of the nation's most beautiful campuses, but in 2014-15, even USD demonstrated it has room(s) to improve.

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: Help to Others Brings Out Best

Sydnii Ray: Help to Others Brings Out 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. It's who she is and an indicator of how she was raised.

Character Matters Conference: Better Leaders, Learners

Character Matters Conference: Better Leaders, Learners
Monday, June 22, 2015

Edward DeRoche began with an idea: character matters. Today, that idea has become an annual conference that provides students, teachers, and administrators with the tools to foster trustworthiness, honesty, morality, and ethicality in classroom settings.

Beauty, Truth, Goodness: USD Ranked #1 Most Beautiful Campus

Beauty, Truth, Goodness: USD Ranked #1 Most Beautiful Campus
Thursday, June 18, 2015

Best Choice Schools recently ranked USD as the #1 Most Beautiful campus in the nation. Although it seems effortless, the university’s beauty is no accident.

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.