|Title||USD Honors Cesar Chavez|
|Contact E-mail||harman, at sandiego.edu|
|Contact Phone||(619) 260-4682|
The University of San Diego will celebrate the life of Cesar E. Chavez with a memorial Mass in his honor on Friday, March 26 at 12:15 p.m. in Founders Chapel. Sponsors of the event include USD’s Association of Chicana Activists (A. Ch. A.) and University Ministry.
The University of San Diego is a Catholic institution of higher learning chartered in 1949; the school enrolls some 7,800 undergraduate and graduate students and is known for its commitment to teaching, the liberal arts, the formation of values and community service. The fall 2007 establishment of the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies brings the University\'s total number of schools and colleges to six. Other academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences and the schools of Business Administration, Leadership and Education Sciences, Law and Nursing and Health Sciences.