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TBI Hosts Lecture on Immigration

TBI Hosts Lecture on Immigration
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The 18th Annual Sister Sally Furay Lecture featured keynote speaker Mary Meg McCarthy, executive director of Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center.

USD Faculty Receive Top Awards this Semester

USD Faculty Receive Top Awards this Semester
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

This Spring 2014 semester, University of San Diego faculty have received many prestigious awards, publication opportunities and fellowships for their remarkable work.

Getting to Know Your Professors: Malachi Black

Getting to Know Your Professors: Malachi Black
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Malachi Black, assistant professor of English and Creative Writing, is a new member of the College of Arts and Sciences English faculty and has hit the ground running. Black's poetry will be featured in the Spring 2014 issue of Ploughshares.

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.