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Torero Weekly

Monday, February 17, 2020

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

Announcements

USD News Minute University News

Watch: USD News Minute for Feb. 17

USD News Minute: What you need to know this week at USD… Read More

USD Votes logo University

USD Votes! California's Voter Registration Deadline is February 18. Register today!

Voter registration deadlines are coming soon! Have you made your plan to vote? Your plan to vote should include your answers to the followin… Read More

#Let's talk about HD - Huntington's Disease Society of America Catholic Social Thought, Changemaker

Documentary Screening: "Dancing at the Vatican"

“Dancing at the Vatican,” a short documentary featuring Latin American Huntington’s disease-afflicted families’ rema… Read More

Michele Norris Copley 2020 Copley Library, Community Engagement

Michele Norris- Eavesdropping on America's Conversation on Race

San Diego Public Library and the University of San Diego Presents Michele Norris- "Eavesdropping on America's Conversation on Race". Michele… Read More

"The Grace of SIlence" book cover Copley Library, Community Engagement

The Depths of Black Silence

This Thursday the San Diego Central Library will host a panel with USD professors Channon Sierra Miller and Cory Charles Gooding to discuss Michele Norris' book… Read More

Black History Month events at USD for 2020 University, Academics, Community Engagement

Black History Month: February Celebratory Events at USD

February is Black History Month and several activities to recognize and celebrate it are planned at the University of San Diego courtesy of … Read More

3rd annual Peace Innovators - Stories Shaping a New Reality Kroc School, Changemaker, Community Outreach, Social Justice, Engineering

Join us for Peace Innovators 2020!

Creating a better world requires new ways of tackling old challenges. For the third consecutive year, Peace Innovators highlights USD's thou… Read More

San Diego Loyal Head Coach Landon Donovan Sports

Professional Soccer at Torero Stadium!

The United Soccer League (USL) Championship club for San Diego, the San Diego Loyal, will play its inaugural season in 2020 at Torero Stadiu… Read More

student pulling books off shelf in Copley Library Academics

Copley Library Undergraduate Research Awards

Copley Library is pleased to announce our inaugural Undergraduate Research Awards. See our Research Awards page for application form and fur… Read More

Law Parking Lot Phase 2 Jan 24-March 1, 2020 University Operations

Renaissance Plan Progress - Law School Parking Lot Impacts

As part of the Renaissance Plan, work in the Law School Parking Lot has begun. Construction crews are creating several large temporary … Read More

Upcoming Events

Monday, February 17

Debating Pornography by Lori Watson Fine Arts, Alumni, Faculty and Staff, Academics

Illume College Lecture: Lori Watson, PhD - Sex Equality and Liberalism

Monday, February 17, 2020 // 5 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

Lori Watson, PhD, professor and chair of USD’s Department of Philosophy, is one of the most important feminist philosophers currently … Read More

Tuesday, February 18

Sanctuary Cities Book Cover Humanities Center

Sanctuary Cities: The Politics of Refuge -- Loren Collingwood and Benjamin Gonzalez O’Brien

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

While sanctuary cities have been in existence since the 1980s, recent events have brought about renewed attention. Do sanctuary policies bre… Read More

usd baseball player running Athletics

USD Baseball vs. UC Irvine this is an ole event

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 // 6 p.m. // Fowler Park

Come out and cheer on the Toreros in the 2020 baseball home opener. On February 18th, the Toreros take on UC Irvine at 6:00 pm at Fowler Par… Read More

Wednesday, February 19

Marcel Smits, Head of Corporate Strategy and Chairman of Asia Pacific at Cargill and guest speaker at the University of San Diego School of Business Guest Speakers, International

Ahlers Center for International Business Speaker Series: Marcel Smits

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 // 12:15 p.m. // KIPJ, Room C

Marcel Smits, Head of Corporate Strategy and Chairman of Asia Pacific, Cargill will speak on “Anticipating and Navigating Global Change for an Industry Leader"… Read More

#Let's talk about HD - Huntington's Disease Society of America Alumni, Catholic Social Thought, Changemaker, Faculty and Staff, Community Engagement, International, Research

Documentary Screening: "Dancing at the Vatican"

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 // 6:30 p.m. // Manchester Hall, Room Manchester Auditorium

“Dancing at the Vatican,” a short documentary featuring Latin American Huntington’s disease-afflicted families’ rema… Read More

Thursday, February 20

Alexander Chee headshot and book cover of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel Fine Arts, Academics, Community Engagement, Academics, Arts and Culture, Humanities, Speaker/Lecture Series

Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series: Alexander Chee

Thursday, February 20, 2020 // 6 p.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Warren Auditorium

Our Lindsay J. Cropper Memorial Writers Series reading with Alexander Chee, nonfiction writer, is on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, at 6 p.m. in W… Read More

"The Grace of Silence" book cover with a picture of author Michelle Norris Copley Library, Academics, Community Engagement

The Depths of Black Silence

Thursday, February 20, 2020 // 6:30 p.m. // San Diego Central Library, 330 Park Blvd. SD 92101

Panel with moderator Vanjury Dozier and USD Professors Channon Sierra Miller and Cory Charles Gooding to discuss Michele Norris' book, "The … Read More

Saturday, February 22

San Diego Loyal Head Coach Landon Donovan Sports

San Diego Loyal vs. Costa Del Este FC

Saturday, February 22, 2020 // 8 p.m. // Torero Stadium

The San Diego Loyal take on Costa Del Este FC this Saturday, February 22nd at 8:00 pm in Torero Stadium. The team recently launched in San D… Read More

Monday, February 24

USD SOLES Admissions, Academics, Admissions, Community Engagement, Student Success

MA in Leadership Studies Information Session

Monday, February 24, 2020 // 5 p.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Innovation Lab, Room 214

Are you searching for a master's degree that can make real-world impact?  Then join us for USD's MA in Leadership Studies Information … Read More

Michelle Norris Copley Library, Academics, Community Engagement

Michele Norris- "Eavesdropping on America's Conversation on Race"

Monday, February 24, 2020 // 7 p.m. // KIPJ

San Diego Public Library and the University of San Diego present NPR's Michele Norris- "Eavesdropping on America's Conversation on Race". Mi… Read More

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USD in the News

San Diego Magazine

San Diego, Meet Your First-Ever Immigrant Affairs Manager

The University of San Diego alum has experience implementing similar programs. After graduating, she spent two years in the Washington offic… Full Story

The Hollywood Reporter

How USD Alumnus Gaston Pavlovich Risked Everything to Work With Martin Scorsese

Gaston Pavlovich, a 51-year-old self-taught producer from northern Mexico, has enjoyed the kind of run that most aspiring Hollywood filmmake… Full Story

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Is the Redevelopment of the Pechanga Arena Property a Good Business Opportunity?

USD professors Norm Miller and Alan Gin weigh in on the city's new effort to revitalize the Midway District, starting with 48 acres it owns … Full Story

The San Diego Union-Tribune

College Baseball Wrapup: Aztecs, Toreros Get off to Solid Starts

The Toreros fell a run short in Friday’s opener, losing 5-4 to Pepperdine. USD rallied for two runs in the ninth before the potential … Full Story

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Student Photo of the Week

Immaculata sunset horizon

"This picture was taken from outside my room in Maher!" Thank you Natalie Clement for sharing this special sunset view.

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


As part of an initiative aimed at reducing the number of campus-wide emails, the Department of University Marketing and 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.

To learn more about Torero Weekly or to submit an event, please review the Torero Weekly web page on the University Marketing and Communications website.

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