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Class of 2014: Amelia Gentile

Class of 2014: Amelia Gentile
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Amelia Gentile said a key factor in picking a college to attend was the strength of its study abroad program. Nationally ranked USD fit her needs. The 2014 USD graduate is now fulfilling a Fulbright Scholar experience in India.

Incoming Student’s Wish Granted: She’s Ready for USD

Incoming Student’s Wish Granted: She’s Ready for USD
Monday, June 23, 2014

Courtney Dunar will be a first-year student at USD this fall. She's looking forward to college life and everything that goes with it. She's also ready to move past a successful battle against AML, a rare form of leukemia.

Class of 2014: Laura Gruninger

Class of 2014: Laura Gruninger
Monday, June 23, 2014

University of San Diego College of Arts and Sciences graduate and Valedictorian, Laura Gruninger, has left behind big shoes to fill.

Getting to Know: Kim Cupini, Women’s Rowing Coach

Getting to Know: Kim Cupini, Women’s Rowing Coach
Friday, June 20, 2014

Kim Cupini has been head coach for USD women's rowing since 2007 and was a standout rower at USD in 2001-03. Her 2014 team won the WCC title and competed in its first NCAA national championship event in May.

Character Matters Conference

Character Matters Conference
Thursday, June 19, 2014

USD is set to host the annual Character Matters Conference June 26 - 27. The mission in hosting such a discussion is that character matters, because relationships matter, social skills matter, emotional control matters, and civility matters.

USD Leaders Embark on Torero Tour

USD Leaders Embark on Torero Tour
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Academic leaders and Executive Athletics Director Ky Snyder will be visiting with alumni, parents and sports fans during the Torero Tour, taking place in six cities June 18-24.

2050 is Calling: Local Scientists, Leaders Collaborate on Climate Change Report

2050 is Calling: Local Scientists, Leaders Collaborate on Climate Change Report
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Climate Education Partners and the San Diego Foundation report "San Diego, 2050 is Calling. How Will We Answer?" has local scientists and regional leaders looking at how to manage the impacts of the region's changing climate.

USD Graduate Receives Excellence in Medicine Award

USD Graduate Receives Excellence in Medicine Award
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Ashley Cobb was honored by the American Medical Association for her volunteer efforts including an after-school program for at-risk youth and a health fair for migrant workers.