USD junior Courtney Atienza is spending the fall semester doing the study abroad program in Madrid. In this installment time, she talks about her home-stay experience and home-stay mom, Concha Barahona Agueda.
Student entrepreneur winners from May's Social Innovation Challenge (SIC) returned to campus for Ideas Meet Reality, the latest idea lab geared to provide potential student entrants in the 2015 SIC the chance to be better informed, inspired and to ask questions.
Chemistry's Mitchell Malachowski has been named the California Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. The actively involved Malachowski has been at USD since 1984.
USD's Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice hosts a three-day conference, “Defying Extremism: Gendered Responses to Religious Violence,” to examine this topic and gendered strategies to confront it.
The University of San Diego will celebrate the start of International Education Week Nov. 17 with the inauguration of the Madrid Center. See the 11 a.m. celebration via live stream on campus and online.