May 17, 24-25
Law School graduates will receive their degrees on Saturday, May 17 at 9 a.m. at the Jenny Craig Pavilion, while the rest of the university’s graduate students march across that stage a week later, at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 24. Undergraduate commencement is on Sunday, May 25 at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. For more details, go to www.sandiego.edu/commencement .
June 2-Aug. 10
The university hosts more than a dozen summer sports camps for young athletes ages 6 to 18. All-Sports Camp provides a chance to learn soccer, basketball, baseball, archery, capture the flag and Frisbee golf. Those with an interest in individual sports can focus on baseball, basketball (boys and girls), football, tennis, soccer (boys and girls), softball, swimming or volleyball, or take a crash course in strength and conditioning. Adults can sign up for masters swim and tennis camp. Alumni receive a 5 percent discount. Call (619) 260-2999 or go to www.usdcamps.com.
June 30-July 1
Creating Safe Schools
Sponsored by the SOLES Character Development Center, this summer conference focuses on “character education,” the umbrella term for a variety of programs that address the need for safe school and classroom environments. Subjects to be discussed include peace education, violence prevention, peer mediation, conflict resolution and anger management. Teachers, principals, counselors, administrators, parents and others are invited to participate by either recommending presenters, attending the conference or promoting the event. To learn more, go to charactermatters.sandiego.edu or call (619) 260-2250.