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USD Dean to Address Tedx San Diego

Dr. Patricia Marquez, Dean of the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego will be presenting at this Saturday’s Tedx San Diego. Dr. Marquez’s will speak to the question “Can Universities be Central to World Change?”

Tedx talks are 12 minutes in length and closed to the media. Media availability will be available outside of Copley Symphony Hall throughout the day.

For more information, or to set-up an interview with Dr. Marquez, please call 619/ 260-4659 x4.

 


About the University of San Diego

The University of San Diego sets the standard for an engaged, contemporary Catholic university where innovative Changemakers confront humanity’s urgent challenges. With more than 8,000 students from 75 countries and 44 states, USD is the youngest independent institution on the U.S. News & World Report list of top 100 universities in the United States. USD’s eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. In February 2016, USD launched the public phase of Leading Change: The Campaign for USD, which represents the most ambitious fundraising effort in the history of the university and builds upon the strong philanthropic momentum achieved by USD in recent years. In September 2016, USD introduced Envisioning 2024, a strategic plan that capitalizes on the university’s recent progress and aligns new strategic goals with current strengths to help shape a vision for the future as the university looks ahead to its 75th anniversary in the year 2024.

Contact:

Liz Harman
eharman@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-4682