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Torero Weekly

Monday, Mar. 4, 2019

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Torero Weekly is the email digest that brings together announcements and events aimed at the entire campus community.


Ashes in a bowl Faith

Ash Wednesday Masses in Founders Chapel; Immaculata

Ash Wednesday March 6th Ashes distributed at Mass in Founders Chapel at 12:15 p.m. and in The Immaculata at 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.… Read More

An image of Christ by Sr. Annett Hanrahan, RSCJ Faith

The Lenten Journey 2019 : The Heart of the World

University Ministry invites you to the Lenten Journey 2019: The Heart of the World. Recognizing that the heart is the locus of encounter fo… Read More

President for a Day Office of the President

Calling all Undergraduates: Apply to be President for a Day!

Calling all members of the USD community: Do you know an undergraduate student who's passionate about USD? They could be the 2019 President … Read More

ParkMobile Ad Parking Services

Introducing ParkMobile - Pay With Your Mobile Phone

Parking Services is excited to announce our new partnership with the pay-by-plate app, ParkMobile, which is used in over 3,000 location… Read More

Graphic Design Competition for Office of Sustainability graphic. First draft due March 11. Sustainability

Graphic Design Competition

The Office of Sustainability is holding a graphic design competition that gives USD community members the opportunity to design the Office o… Read More

Upcoming Events

Monday, March 4

First-Gen Summit Flyer Center for Student Success

Enhancing a Sense of Belonging for USD's First-Generation Students this is an ole event

9 a.m. // Hahn University Center, Room Forum C

The First-Gen Action Team is proud to announce the upcoming "Enhancing a Sense of Belonging for USD's First-Generation Students: Practical S… Read More

Wednesday, March 6

Women's tennis celebrates Athletics

Women's Tennis Hosts Middle Tennessee

11 a.m. //

Torero women's tennis will play host to Middle Tennessee on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Skip and Cindy Hogan Tennis Center on west end of ca… Read More

Thursday, March 7

Violinist Fine Arts, Arts and Culture

USD Mariachi Showcase 2019 Opening Concert - Sergio Caratachea & Friends

7 p.m. // Shiley Theater at Camino Hall

This concert features the USD Mariachi Ensemble, also known as Mariachi Toreros de USD, directed by Serafin Paredes, and the best high schoo… Read More

Logo for Common Ground Voices La Frontera Fine Arts, Arts and Culture

Emilie Amrein Presents: Common Ground Voices / La Frontera - Open Rehearsal

7:30 p.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Bishop Buddy Sala

Common Ground Voices is an international project choir initiated by the Eric Ericson International Choral Centre in 2016 based in and around… Read More

Friday, March 8

Event Logo Community Engagement

Sueños, Visiones: Another Possible World

7:30 p.m. // Bread & Salt - 1955 Julian Ave, San Diego, California 92113

Common Ground Voices / La Frontera is an international community music project situated at the border between Mexico and the US. Led by Emil… Read More

Saturday, March 9

Mariachi Ensemble Fine Arts, Arts and Culture

Professional Mariachi Showcase - Featuring Mariachi Los Reyes

6:30 p.m. // Shiley Theater at Camino Hall

This is the grand finale concert of the USD Mariachi Showcase, featuring the phenomenal mariachi masters and the winning ensembles from high… Read More

Monday, March 11

Friends & Alumni Alumni, Admissions

2019 NASPA Annual Conference: USD Friends & Alumni Reception

5 p.m. // El Cholo Restaurant 1037 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Are you attending the 2019 NASPA Conference in Los Angeles? Are you a friend or Alumni of USD? Do you live in the LA area and want to learn … Read More

Tractatus Map Humanities

Digital Humanities - Introducing the Tractatus Map

5 p.m. // Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus is one of the most significant philosophical works of the 20th century. The University o… Read More

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USD in the News


Creative Writing Fellowship Awarded to USD Professor

The National Endowment for the Arts recently announced that USD professor Malachi Black is one of 35 poets who will receive an FY 2019 Creat… Full Story

Inside Higher Ed

‘Students Are Using Mobile Even If You Aren’t’

Six years ago, Shahra Meshkaty, senior director of Academic Technology Services at the University of San Diego, forged a partnership with Ap… Full Story

San Diego Union-Tribune

Toreros Set aside Pitching Duel with Aztecs as Big Eighth Inning Delivers 4-2 Win

The midweek arms resembled their weekend peers as a pitching duel broke out before a big eighth inning delivered USD’s 4-2 victory.… Full Story


Can Diplomacy Solve The So-Called Border Crisis?

Has Trump's administration abandoned other approaches to solve the so-called crisis at the border? To answer that question, The Show spoke w… Full Story

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Student Photo of the Week

Blue Immaculate tower

Thanks Zoe Morales Martinez for this image of the Immaculata tower on a bright blue San Diego day!

Calling all students! We want to feature you in "Student Photo of the Week." Send us original photos that convey your campus experience or simply capture beauty, and add a short caption about your inspiration for the photo. If selected, we will mention your name in the byline.*

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As part of an initiative aimed at reducing the number of campus-wide emails, the Department of University Communications has developed Torero Weekly, which aggregates announcements and events aimed at the entire campus community (faculty, students and administration/staff) into a communication disseminated campus wide each Monday during the academic year.

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