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USD Adds Eight Outstanding Female STEM Professors

USD Adds Eight Outstanding Female STEM Professors
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

USD announced the hiring of an interdisciplinary cohort of eight new female science, technology, engineering, and technology (STEM) professors as part of an effort to become a model for undergraduate institutions striving to increase diversity and the number of women in those fields.

Kicking Off a New School Year

Kicking Off a New School Year
Monday, September 8, 2014

KUSI-TV broadcast live from USD to celebrate the start of the new school year, highlighting new university initiatives in peace and science and technology.

Welcome, Toreros!

Welcome, Toreros!
Thursday, September 4, 2014

A new school year has begun at the University of San Diego. Check out a photo album from orientation weekend and learn about great Welcome Week activities on and off campus.

Alumna Driven to See Taxi Campaign Succeed

Alumna Driven to See Taxi Campaign Succeed
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Sarah Saez, program director for United Taxi Workers of San Diego, recently completed a master's in USD's Nonprofit Leadership and Management. In one class, she developed a Safe Cab campaign to improve local taxi drivers rights.

Torero Life Abroad: Atienza Estudiando en Madrid

Torero Life Abroad: Atienza Estudiando en Madrid
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

The first study abroad trip for Courtney Atienza, a USD junior business marketing major and Ethnic Studies minor, is happening this Fall semester in Madrid, Spain.

USD Soccer Part of International Students’ Acclimation

USD Soccer Part of International Students’ Acclimation
Tuesday, September 2, 2014

One of the many fun orientation activities for new international students at USD was attendance at the Torero men's soccer game on Aug. 29.

Service Builds USD’s RA Community Awareness

Service Builds USD’s RA Community Awareness
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Students serving as resident assistants (RA) in USD's residential halls spent part of an Aug. 22 training day doing one of four group community service projects in San Diego.

Chicano Heritage Front and Center

Chicano Heritage Front and Center
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

University of San Diego’s professor of Ethnic Studies, Alberto Lopez Pulido, PhD, will air his documentary "Everything Comes from the Streets" Tuesday, September 2, at 8 p.m. on KPBS.