Rocha: My Day with President Obama


Inside USD -- University of San Diego student Joseph Rocha ‘11 provides a first-person account of his December trip to Washington, D.C. — at the invitation of the White House — to be present for President Barack Obama’s bill signing to repeal Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell legislation.

As graduation approaches and many of us enter our final semester at the University of San Diego, it is easy to become overwhelmed while reflecting on the past and worrying about the future. While the years of my life prior to being accepted to USD were filled with abuse and misfortune I am proud to say that in the past two years, leading up to graduation, have been the best. (Full Story)

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