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Dr. James T. Harris III Named USD’s Next President

Dr. James T. Harris III Named USD’s Next President
Thursday, March 26, 2015

The University of San Diego announced on Feb. 13 that Dr. James T. Harris III has been selected as the university's fourth president. He will succeed Dr. Mary E. Lyons, effective Aug. 1, 2015.

Parenting Research, Mentor Support Enhance Mechammil’s Future

Parenting Research, Mentor Support Enhance Mechammil’s Future
Wednesday, March 25, 2015

USD McNair Scholar Molly Mechammil's undergraduate research on parenting practices and Psychology Professor Kristen McCabe's mentorship have helped her decide on attending Utah State's PhD Clinical Psychology program.

Mortar Board Honors Whitcomb, Hoehns, Students

Mortar Board Honors Whitcomb, Hoehns, Students
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Mortar Board Alumni Chapter of San Diego County honored Therese (Truitt) Whitcomb, Robert and Karen Hoehn and awarded Mortar Board students from USD and San Diego State with scholarships.

Nursing Fulfills Sanchez’s Passion to Help Others

Nursing Fulfills Sanchez’s Passion to Help Others
Monday, March 23, 2015

Kimberly Sanchez is pursuing her dream of becoming a Clinical Nurse Specialist through USD's Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science and helping others.

SOLES Student’s Mindful Approach to Life

SOLES Student’s Mindful Approach to Life
Thursday, March 19, 2015

Kate Vosti, a 2014 USD undergrad alumna and now a first-year SOLES graduate student, is dedicated to mindfulness and meditative practice. She's helping fellow students discover its benefits, too, twice a week on campus.

Money Matters: SBA Launches Master’s in Finance

Money Matters: SBA Launches Master’s in Finance
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Created in response to marketplace demand, a new 10-month master's degree in finance gives professionals skills for careers in financial management, investment banking and investment management.

E-Waste Mission: March to a Million Pounds

E-Waste Mission: March to a Million Pounds
Thursday, March 12, 2015

USD's Electronic Recycling Center has launched a March to a Million Pounds campaign to collect used cell phones, laptops and other items, keeping waste out of landfills and providing computers to local kids.

Greek Week, USD Club Support City of Refuge

Greek Week, USD Club Support City of Refuge
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Students who've done Semester at Sea study abroad have brought awareness to Ghana's City of Refuge Ministries back to USD. Greek Week activities March 9-13 are raising funds for the nonprofit organization.