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Monday, October 21, 2019

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

Announcements

Homelessness & Food Insecurity Week flyer with event dates and locations Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker

Oct. 21-24: Homelessness & Food Insecurity Awareness Week at USD

The Urgent Challenges Collective will be hosting Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week at the University of San Diego from October…Read More

Map of Alcala Park Way from the main entrance to the center of campus University

Emergency Road Closure: (Portion of Alcalá Park Way) - Oct. 21 - Oct. 24

Dear Campus Community, We are informing you of an emergency road closure that will start today and continue into the following week. The ro…Read More

School of Business School of Business, University

Campus Community Input Wanted - New Business School Building

The Department of Planning, Design, and Construction and Stakeholder Advisory Group for the new Knauss School for Business Education invite …Read More

USD Fowler Business Concept Challenge School of Business

The Inaugural Fowler Business Concept Challenge

Welcome the spirit of entrepreneurship at the Inaugural Fowler Business Concept Challenge (FBCC), an early-stage business concept challenge …Read More

painting of a skeleton in a dress on the beach Humanities Center, Community Engagement, Faith

Oct. 28 - Nov.1: Día de Muertos - Ancestral Tradition and Cultural Transformation Across Borders

The Humanities Center is hosting a week-long celebration of art, community and memory, Oct. 28 - Nov. 1. Sponsored by the Humanitie…Read More

Welcome to SOLES SOLES, Admissions, Conferences and Workshops

School of Leadership and Education Sciences Fall Open House

Please join us for the SOLES Fall Open House on Saturday, Oct 26, 2019. This event will include program-specific breakout sessions, an overv…Read More

Panoramic image of the Immaculata and Colachis Plaza Center for Catholic Thought and Culture

Franciscan Vision Series Fall 2019 Lectures

The Franciscan Vision Series Fall 2019 Lectures will be offered as follows: Thursday, October 17, 7:30 p.m. Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Room …Read More

usd public safety logo University

Public Safety: Campus Training Announcement

The Department of Public Safety is starting their Campus Emergency Procedures Review and Guidance for Surviving an Active Shooter/Aggressor …Read More

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 21

Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week flyer with events dates and information Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Interactive Exhibit on Homelessness and Food Insecurity

9 a.m. // Hahn University Center, Room 282 (across from the Torero Store)

Visit the exhibit to learn more about homelessness and food insecurity in the United States, the State of California, and San Diego County. …Read More

Tuesday, October 22

Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week flyer with events dates and information Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Interactive Exhibit on Homelessness and Food Insecurity

9 a.m. // Hahn University Center, Room 282 (across from the Torero Store)

Visit the exhibit to learn more about homelessness and food insecurity in the United States, the State of California, and San Diego County. …Read More

Thumbnail version of flyer Associated Students

Collective Conversations, Aloha ʻĀina: We are the Land this is an ole event

12:30 p.m. // Student Life Pavilion, Room 418

The concept of aloha ʻāina, which literally means “love of the land," is a Hawaiian central ideal that tells stewards of the land to…Read More

Homelessness Banner Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

PB and Jammin': Pack Lunches for Our Homeless Neighbors

12:30 p.m. // Student Life Pavilion, Mother Teresa Plaza

Pack lunches for homeless individuals (to be donated to Father Joe's Villages), listen to music, and learn about other upcoming events for H…Read More

Painting of skeleton watering cactus plants. Humanities Center

After Lives - Ghosts and the Uncanny

4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

Join us for a series of panel discussions that address aspects of our mortal (and possibly immortal) condition, reflecting the vast diversit…Read More

young girl's face with colorful makeup hiding behind movie marker Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Homelessness Film Screening: Inocente

6:30 p.m. // Mother Teresa Plaza

Inocente, a 15 year-old San Diegan, refuses to let her dream of becoming an artist be caged by her life as an undocumented immigrant forced …Read More

Wednesday, October 23

BMC Dialogue Series Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate

Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate's BMC Dialogue Series: Path to the C-Suite

7:30 a.m. // KIPJ, Theatre and Rotunda

The Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate's BMC Dialogue Series highlights important topics facing women in real estate. …Read More

Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week flyer with events dates and information Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Interactive Exhibit on Homelessness and Food Insecurity

9 a.m. // Hahn University Center, Room 282 (across from the Torero Store)

Visit the exhibit to learn more about homelessness and food insecurity in the United States, the State of California, and San Diego County. …Read More

Painting of Caxton with King Edward IV by his printing press. Humanities Center

Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program Lecture - A Church in Folios: The Golden Legend and William Caxton’s Liturgical Press

4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

The history of early English printing often focuses on the Protestant Reformation and Luther’s theses against indulgences, yet the fir…Read More

Abstract images related to idea of home Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement, Faith

Candlelight Vigil for Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week

8:15 p.m. // Paseo de Colachis

Please join us as we remember all those experiencing homelessness, listen to some of their stories, and set an intention to stand in solidar…Read More

Thursday, October 24

Homelessness and Food Insecurity Awareness Week flyer with events dates and information Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Interactive Exhibit on Homelessness and Food Insecurity

9 a.m. // Hahn University Center, Room 282 (across from the Torero Store)

Visit the exhibit to learn more about homelessness and food insecurity in the United States, the State of California, and San Diego County. …Read More

avocados University

Avocado Fest

11:30 a.m. // KIPJ, Garden of the Sky/Front Plaza

Free food and fun at this fall festival to celebrate the season and all things Avocado! Live DJ and cooking contest. Free food samples avail…Read More

Abstract images related to idea of home Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

Housing & Food Access Resource Fair

12 p.m. // The Immaculata, Lawn area outside

Learn about local resources, organizations, and service opportunities for addressing homelessness and food insecurity. Homelessness …Read More

Lunchtime Discussion Changemaker Hub, Community Engagement

Lunchtime Discussion — Homelessness

12:30 p.m. // Student Life Pavilion, Room 320

Dr. Mike Williams will be discussing homelessness, a prevalent issue in our community and one of the three themes of the Changemaker Challen…Read More

Drawing of Resurrection in red chalk Fine Arts, Community Engagement

Lecture: Michelangelo's Sacred Bodies

5:30 p.m. // Founders Hall, Mission and Ministry Center

Christian Kleinbub studies the arts of the Italian Renaissance with particular focus on issues of image theory, naturalism, the body, and…Read More

2019 San Diego Asian Film Festival College of Arts and Sciences

Coming Home: 20th Anniversary of the San Diego Asian Film Festival

6 p.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Warren Auditorium

The 20th anniversary of the San Diego Asian Film Festival presents two of the Top 20 Asian American films of the past 20 years. There will …Read More

Flyer for Food Waste Reimagined Event.  Includes pictures of 2 women and 1 man who are speaking at the event. Office of Sustainability

Food Waste Reimagined

6 p.m. // WeWork-UTC 8910 University Center Lane Aventine, San Diego, CA 92122

The San Diego Entrepreneurs Exchange is hosting a sustainability event on food waste on October 24th at 6pm at WeWork UTC.  This event …Read More

Tommy Orange portrait and book cover of national bestseller THERE THERE College of Arts and Sciences

The Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series: Tommy Orange, Fiction Writer

6 p.m. // KIPJ, Theatre

The Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series reading with Tommy Orange, fiction writer, is on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at 6 p.m. in Joan B…Read More

abstract image of hands holding a house Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker, Community Engagement

What's Next? Community Meal and Call-To-Action

7 p.m. // KIPJ, Room A

Join us for dinner as we reflect on what we have learned about homelessness and food insecurity as well as ways in which USD can take action…Read More

Jordan Curcuruto, percussionist Music, Humanities Center

Future Beyond Reason: Christopher Adler Faculty Recital

7:30 p.m. // Shiley Theater at Camino Hall

A recital of text-sound and music from Dada to the 21st century, featuring the first-ever complete stage performance of Christopher Adler…Read More

Silent Sky Thumbnail Theatre

Silent Sky

7:30 p.m. // Camino Hall, Room 131, Black Box Theatre

Silent Sky tells the true story of Henrietta Leavitt, an astronomer ahead of her time.  It takes place in 1900, where Henrietta has the…Read More

Friday, October 25

Serra Hall - thumbnail Philosophy

The Authority of the Sacred Victim

3 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200

Molly McGrath from Assumption College will be speaking on "The Authority of the Sacred Victim"…Read More

Saturday, October 26

Welcome to SOLES SOLES, Admissions, Conferences and Workshops, Alumni, Community Engagement, Faculty and Staff, Student Success

School of Leadership and Education Sciences Fall Open House

9 a.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall

Please join us for the SOLES Fall Open House on Saturday, Oct 26, 2019. This event will include program-specific breakout sessions, an overv…Read More

Special Education Law School of Law

2019 Special Education Law and Advocacy Series (SELAS)

10 a.m. // Warren Hall, Room 2A

With a goal of providing important and useful information on special education law and practice, the University of San Diego School of …Read More

Blue background, multicolored dots and the words Silent Sky in yellow Theatre

Silent Sky Talkback

4 p.m. // Camino Hall, The Vassiliadis Family Black Box Theatre

Following the Oct. 26 matinee performance of Silent Sky, the Humanities Center hosts a talkback panel in partnership with USD’s Depart…Read More

usd soccer players in a line Athletics

USD Men's Soccer vs. Gonzaga this is an ole event

7 p.m. // Torero Stadium

USD Men's Soccer plays Gonzaga on October 26 at 7 p.m. in Torero Stadium. Come support the Toreros as they are having an outstanding season …Read More

Sunday, October 27

Oil lamps lit and on a decorated table

Diwali

7 p.m. //

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Monday, October 28

Print of male skeleton walking behind female skeleton, both clothed. Humanities Center

Exhibition Opening Reception - Political Skeletons: The Art and Afterlife of José Guadalupe Posada

4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center Gallery

Born in Mexico in 1852, legendary illustrator José Guadalupe Posada remains an iconic figure among artists and activists celebrated f…Read More

Alice Hoffman headshot College of Arts and Sciences, Community Engagement, Speaker/Lecture Series

In Conversation with Alice Hoffman

7 p.m. // KIPJ, Theatre

Join the College of Arts and Sciences and Warwick’s bookstore in La Jolla for a conversation with author Alice Hoffman discussing her …Read More

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USD in the News

Associated Press

Pregnancy Discrimination Continues, 41 Years after US Ban

“Employers have gotten much more discreet in acts of discrimination,” said Craig Barkacs, a law professor at the University of S… Full Story

San Diego Union-Tribune

Someone San Diego Should Know: Bob Fellmeth

University of San Diego law professor Robert Fellmeth has spent a generation fighting for change. A pioneer consumer advocate and whistle-bl… Full Story

NBC 7

50th Congressional District Hopefuls Vie for Endorsement at GOP Forum

The four Republican candidates will be able to answer pressing questions at tonight's forum, though USD Political Science Professor, Casey D… Full Story

NBC 7

San Diego Experts on US Military Involvement in Syria

NBC 7's Bridget Naso speaks about the elevated conflict in Turkey with Dr. Phillip Gamaghelyan, assistant professor at the Joan B. Kroc Scho… Full Story

See All USD in the News

Student Photo of the Week

Immaculata silhouette in the evening sky

Thanks Tian Reed for capturing a breathtaking San Diego sky from the Student Life Pavilion rooftop!

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.*

Send your photo to dcim@sandiego.edu


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