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Patricia Márquez, PhD, Named Dean of Kroc School of Peace Studies

Patricia Márquez, PhD, Named Dean of Kroc School of Peace Studies
Monday, May 19, 2014

Patricia Márquez, PhD, will become dean of the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies for the period beginning August 1, 2014 through July 31, 2017.

Beckman Foundation to Fund Student Research

Beckman Foundation to Fund Student Research
Monday, May 19, 2014

USD's commitment to undergraduate student research has been rewarded with a $130,000 award from the Beckman Foundation to provide key research funding to five USD students.

Class of 2014: Kelsey Chase, JD

Class of 2014: Kelsey Chase, JD
Friday, May 16, 2014

Kelsey Chase is graduating from USD's School of Law on May 17. It's the second USD degree for the former Associated Students President and 2011 undergraduate alumnus.

Breaking New Ground: Work Begins on $18M Beyster Nursing Institute

Breaking New Ground: Work Begins on $18M Beyster Nursing Institute
Thursday, May 15, 2014

The $18 million Beyster nursing institute includes an expanded simulation center, research library and units focused on perinatal women's health, aging and veterans' issues.

Innovation Showcase

Innovation Showcase
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Engineering students demonstrated projects to improve electric bikes, mobile satellite communication and water access in the developing world.

A Wealth of Experience: Dwight Bean

A Wealth of Experience: Dwight Bean
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Inside USD caught up with four dedicated, long-serving faculty members from across campus who have seen the University of San Diego change and grow throughout their time teaching.

Class of 2014: SOLES’ Nathaniel Dunigan, PhD

Class of 2014: SOLES’ Nathaniel Dunigan, PhD
Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Nathaniel Dunigan, who will graduate from the School of Leadership and Education Sciences with a PhD in Leadership Studies on May 24, reflects on what he's learned in his 4 1/2 years at USD.

UFMC Diversity Banquet Highlights Student Leaders of Tomorrow

UFMC Diversity Banquet Highlights Student Leaders of Tomorrow
Friday, May 9, 2014

The ninth annual United Front Multicultural Center (UFMC) Diversity Banquet was held on May 7 and honored students for the the 2014 UFMC C.L.A.S.S. Awards.