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  • Sep. 20, 2017

    Dr. Cid Martinez receives grant from San Diego California Endowment to study gun violence
  • Sep. 20, 2017

    Dr. Cid Martinez published article in The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.
  • Sep. 19, 2017

    SD Metro

    City Wins International Award for Nonprofit Education Program

    The city of San Diego received a 2017 Excellence in Economic Development Gold Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) in the Partnerships With Educational Institutions category for its creation of the Nonprofit Academy (NPA). The award will be presented at the IEDC 2017 annual conference today in Toronto.

  • Sep. 18, 2017

    KUAM News

    Lions rookie Jamal Agnew, who has Chamorro blood, scores NFL touchdown

    Detroit Lions kick returner Jamal Agnew brought some Chamorro shine to the NFL with his first NFL touchdown Monday night against the New York Giants. Agnew, a San Diego resident with Saipan roots returned a punt for an 88-yard TD in Detroit's win over the Giants.

  • Sep. 18, 2017

    Omaha World-Herald

    Gilmore: Siblings strive to make serving others their main objective

    Kim Jones and her brother Lewis Jones are great role models. They have always had a love for serving others.

  • Sep. 18, 2017

    SD Metro

    2017 40 Under 40 Awards

    SD METRO is proud to present winners of our 40 Under 40 Awards for 2017, a group of men and women who represent some of the best and brightest minds in San Diego County.

  • Sep. 17, 2017

    The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Fall arts: Actor Edred Utomi on the impact of San Diego theaterThe University of San Diego graduate has had star turns in shows from San Diego Rep’s “My Mañana Comes” to San Diego Musical Theatre’s just-closed “Pump Up the Volume,” with more to come. But not much more, at least in San Diego: Utomi is pulling up stakes for New York, where he’ll be resettled in 2018 with hopes of launching a stage career there.
  • Sep. 17, 2017

    The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Fall arts: Author Nick Riggle explores what it means to be awesomeNick Riggle is a 36-year-old former X Games skater who now teaches philosophy at the University of San Diego. His new book — “On Being Awesome: A Unified Theory of How Not to Suck” — feels like it has a foot in both worlds. He explores the emergence of “cool” in the 1930s, the cultural transformations of the 1960s, and the history of the High Five as he argues that awesome people are those who create the “social openings” that foster connection and community in our increasingly individualistic culture.
  • Sep. 17, 2017

    Fall arts: Top 10 book eventsAlice Hoffman, the author of more than 30 novels, returns to one of her most popular, “Practical Magic,” with a prequel: “The Rules of Magic.” It’s the 1960s, in New York, and the Owens family is dealing with a history of witchery and a curse that dates back centuries. 7 p.m. Oct. 16. University of San Diego
  • Sep. 17, 2017

    County Teachers of the Year honored for exceptional educationJaime Brown finished her education in San Diego, graduating from the same high school where she now teaches, and then earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from UC Berkeley, a teaching credential from San Diego State University, and a master’s degree in education from the University of San Diego.
  • Sep. 17, 2017

    Daily Titan

    CSUF men’s soccer ends in their first 1-1 draw against University of San DiegoIn the final seconds of the first half, a loose ball following a corner kick was headed by the Toreros’ Miguel Berry past Titans goalie Alfredo Cortez, ending the first 45 minutes in a 1-1 tie despite Fullerton leading in shots 5-4 over the Toreros.
  • Sep. 17, 2017

    The Detroit News

    Anatomy of Agnew’s game-altering return for Lions

    Winning plays sometimes come from where you least expect them.

  • Sep. 15, 2017

    DMN Forums

    San Diego Inventor of Monster Towel to Compete in Steve Harvey's "Funderdome" That Airs on ABC Sunday, September 17

    University of San Diego and Francis Parker alumnus, Janice Chernitzky, inventor of the Monster Towel will be on Steve Harvey's "Funderdome" Sunday, Sept. 17. The show airs at 9:00 p.m. on the ABC Television Network. "Funderdome" is a seed-funding competition reality series in which two budding entrepreneurs go head-to-head to win over a live studio audience to fund their ideas, products or companies. Chernitzky will be promoting her Monster Towel, the world's biggest towel at 100 square feet.

  • Sep. 14, 2017

    OsideNews

    Former Executive Director Rejoins San Diego Coastkeeper as a Board of Directors Volunteer

    San Diego Coastkeeper announces the addition of Bruce Reznik, executive director of Los Angeles Waterkeeper and former executive director of San Diego Coastkeeper, to its board of directors. Reznik brings extensive policy and legal advocacy experience to the organization that he once directed and grew into the region’s most effective voice for clean water.

  • Sep. 14, 2017

    KLKN

    Biocom Names Winners of Second Annual Life Science Catalyst Awards

    Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced the winners of its second annual Life Science Catalyst Awards. The program celebrates up-and-coming entrepreneurs, academics, investors, corporate leaders and business advisers who are making a lasting and positive mark on Southern California’s life science industry prior to reaching their 40th birthday.

  • Sep. 14, 2017

    NACUBO

    2017 "COOL SCHOOLS" NAMED

    Sierra magazine recently released its list of the most “eco-literate” colleges, with input from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).  

  • Sep. 14, 2017

    OsideNews

    San Marcos Mayor Jim Desmond Guest Speaker at CRWF September Luncheon

    Join Carlsbad Republican Women Federated (CRWF) on Tuesday, September 26th for a very special luncheon meeting. San Marcos Mayor Jim Desmond will address the “Future of San Diego and Palomar Airports,” as well as his 2018 candidacy for the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, District 5. Mayor Desmond will also assist in presenting CRWF grants to the San Diego Young Republicans club and to five College Republican organizations including Cal State San Marcos, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State, University of California SD, and the University of San Diego. For the 12th straight year, CRWF has had the honor of awarding cash grants to these dedicated and active young Republicans!

  • Sep. 13, 2017

    The San Diego Union-Tribune

    USD opens center to support local startupsIn an effort to develop deeper ties with San Diego’s startup community, the University of San Diego opened a Small Business Development Center on Monday.
  • Sep. 13, 2017

    VolleyMob

    MIDDLES POWER #22 SAN DIEGO IN SWEEP OF SAN DIEGO STATEDefending their home court, the San Diego Toreros swept the San Diego State Aztecs Tuesday night in a cross-town rivalry. Offensively, the Toreros led the match with a total of 47 kills with a .305 hitting percentage, while the Aztecs had 32 kills with a .121 hitting percentage.
  • Sep. 13, 2017

    The Daily Tar Heel

    Tim Duane speaks about the scope of presidential power in environmental regulation Tim Duane, visiting professor of Law at the University of San Diego School of Law, gave a lecture at the UNC School of Law.