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  • Oct. 20, 2017

    The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Seamus McFadden: USD's ageless soccer wonder"We’ve had more ups than downs, thanks be to God. Winning is the great elixir of life. When you win, it gives you passion," says Seamus McFadden, who has been USD men's soccer coach since the program's inception.
  • Oct. 19, 2017

    Insurance Journal

    How Nondisclosure Agreements Protect Bosses Like WeinsteinA first-year associate at a Manhattan law firm brought her complaint of sexual harassment to the managing partner. Her male boss, she said, had told her to take off her clothing. After months during which she continued to work for the same man, she left, signing a nondisclosure agreement in connection with a severance package.
  • Oct. 19, 2017

    EurekAlert!

    'The father of the 2 degrees limit': Schellnhuber receives Blue Planet PrizeThe world's most prestigious award for pioneers in environmental science was given to Hans Joachim Schellnhuber this week in Tokyo. He is Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), a member of the Leibniz Association. The Blue Planet Prize, coming along with 50 million yen, honors outstanding thinkers who help to meet challenges of planetary dimensions. It is awarded by the Asahi Glass Foundation and handed over in presence of Japan's Imperial Prince and Princess. Schellnhuber received the prize for establishing a new field of science, Earth System Analysis, and introducing most influential concepts including the notion of tipping elements in the climate system. The second recipient is Gretchen Daily of Stanford University, USA, who was honored for her research about biodiversity and natural capital.
  • Oct. 19, 2017

    SGB Media

    Kris Bryant Auctions Cleats For Spinal Cord ResearchSpinal cord injury is a cause that carries personal significance for Bryant. His friend Cory Hahn, a former All-American high school baseball player, was paralyzed sliding into second base in 2011 while a freshman at Arizona State University.
  • Oct. 19, 2017

    San Diego Metropolitan

    First Product from Donald's Garage to Hit the Market A slider system for consumers to take professional quality time-lapse and tracking shots with their smartphones and GoPro cameras is the first product from Donald’s Garage at the University of San Diego Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    247Sports

    Jim Harbaugh is a fan of Mitch TrubiskyFollowing successful stints at the University of San Diego and Stanford as a head coach, Harbaugh helped lead the San Francisco 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance following the 2012 season before departing the bay area to take over at Michigan.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    The Santa Clara Valley Signal

    University NewsMore than two-thirds of the University of San Diego’s undergraduate students participate in a wide range of study abroad programs. The university has been ranked among the top 10 schools in the nation for the past five years for the percentage of undergraduates participating in a study abroad program.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    The Harvard Crimson

    Out of Conference Games: Good for the Ancient Eight?There are some merits to playing non-league teams—for instance, Harvard has had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C., and San Diego, Calif., in the past five years to play Georgetown and the University of San Diego.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    Courthouse News Service

    Military Men, Schools Asked to Help Fight Sex TraffickingEight thousand to 11,000 victims are trafficked in San Diego County every year, an $810 million business, according to a 2016 study from professors at the University of San Diego and Point Loma Nazarene University.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    ABC NEWS

    San Diego's new NASL soccer team named 1904 Football ClubThe San Diego area's new professional soccer franchise will be known as 1904 Football Club, it was announced Wednesday.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    SFGATE

    California Supreme Court says no to loosening State Bar exam requirementsCalifornia’s bar exam sets its passing score higher than almost any other state — and it will stay that way for now, the state Supreme Court said Wednesday, despite plunging success rates and complaints that potentially good lawyers are being needlessly screened out.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    Broadway World San Diego

    Jose Martinez and Larica Schnell to Play Star Cross'd Lovers in ROMEO AND JULIET at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team for The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program presentation of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
  • Oct. 18, 2017

    Markets Insider

    Montage Legal Group Named 2017 National Philanthropy Day Outstanding Small BusinessMontage Legal Group is honored to be named a 2017 Association of Fundraising Professionals National Philanthropy Day Outstanding Small Business. National Philanthropy Day is an event that publicly recognizes donors, volunteers, and organizations whose gifts of time, expertise and resources contribute significantly to the community.  Montage will be honored in the "Outstanding Small Business" category at the 32nd annual National Philanthropy Day Awards luncheon on Thursday November 16, 2017 at the City National Grove of Anaheim. Organizers anticipate that over 800 guests will attend the event, which is sponsored by the OCBJ, PBS So Cal, and OC Register.
  • Oct. 17, 2017

    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

    How the Astros built a contender from the ground upHis bumbling team was 40 games under .500. Eleven times, the Houston Astros had pushed a game into extra innings. Eleven times, they had lost. This was an August morning in 2012, and few fans would show up to Minute Maid Park that night. The Astros would be shut out and lose for the 25th time in 28 games.
  • Oct. 17, 2017

    Chronicle of Higher Education

    Saying Yes to Undergraduate Research Over the past 30 years, more and more faculty members and institutions have embraced undergraduate research as a way to further faculty research and enhance students learning. It has been used to attract and retain talented students, to improve the educational experience of minorities, and to prepare more students for graduate school. 
  • Oct. 17, 2017

    Mountain News

    Athletes of the MonthAfter high school, Michael wants to attend either San Diego State University, the University of Oregon or the University of San Diego.
  • Oct. 17, 2017

    PR NewsChannel

    Prominent Oncology Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Research Specialist, Blaine N. Harrington, DNP, MSN, FNP will be Noted in the Worldwide LThereafter, Dr. Harrington obtained her Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree from the University of San Diego.
  • Oct. 17, 2017

    The San Diego Union Tribune

    Celebration of life to be held for San Diego attorney killed in Las Vegas shootingIrvine attended the University of San Diego before going to law school. She was admitted to the State Bar in 2005 and had her own practice, specializing in criminal and family law.
  • Oct. 16, 2017

    Michigan Local News

    Jamal Agnew giveth, and Jamal Agnew taketh awayThe University of San Diego product is nearly 10 yards clear of the field through six games. He's the only returner with two touchdowns, one of which helped seal a win on Monday Night Football, and another that helped Detroit climb back into a game against New Orleans that it once trailed 45-10. 
  • Oct. 16, 2017

    Entrepreneur

    10 Quotes to Help You Not Suck and Be Awesome, According to an Awesomeness ExpertWhat’s better than being excellent? Apparently it’s being awesome. And we'll stop you right there: these words are not interchangeable. At least according to Nick Riggle, a philosopher and author of the new book, On Being Awesome.