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Torero Weekly

Monday, February 24, 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

Watch: USD News Minute for Feb. 24

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

Michele Norris Copley 2020 Copley Library, Community Engagement

Tonight! 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". …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

Ashes in a bowl for Ash Wednesday and palms University, Faith

Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule

Ash Wednesday is the Christian holy day that marks the start of Lent — a 40-day season of fasting and penance to prepare for Easter. …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

Musician playing violin Department of Music, Community Engagement

Professional Mariachi Showcase featuring Javier Rodriguez

Tickets are $20 general admission, available at usdmusic.eventbrite.com, and remaining tickets will be sold at the door. Seating is limited …Read More

Colum McCann Humanities Center, College of Arts and Sciences, Academics, Community Engagement

Illume Special Guest Lecture - In Conversation with Colum McCann

Cosponsored by the Humanities Center and the College of Arts and Sciences in partnership with Warwick’s bookstore. …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 24

USD SOLES SOLES, 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

Michele Norris Copley Library, Community Engagement

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

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

San Diego Public Library and the University of San Diego Copley Library present NPR's Michele Norris, speaking about "Eavesdropping on Ameri…Read More

Tuesday, February 25

Event flyer Urgent Challenges Collective, Changemaker Hub, Academics, Community Engagement

Speaker Series: "The Criminalization of Homelessness in San Diego" with Ann Menasche, Esq.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 // 12:15 p.m. // Student Life Pavilion, Room 320

Many unsheltered persons in our community are regularly cited, fined, or even jailed for performing life-sustaining activities (sleeping, ea…Read More

iterations of loss cover Humanities Center, Academics, Community Engagement

'Terra Infirma': Palestinian Art in the World - Jeffrey Sacks, PhD

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

Join USD’s Department of Languages, Cultures and Literatures for this Humanities Center speakers series event with Dr. Sacks, …Read More

Wednesday, February 26

Ashes in a bowl for Ash Wednesday and palms University, Faith

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 // Founders Chapel

Ash Wednesday is the Christian holy day that marks the start of Lent — a 40-day season of fasting and penance to prepare for Easter. …Read More

Thursday, February 27

Photograph of immigrant holding a sign Kroc School, Fine Arts

Immigrants Are US

Thursday, February 27, 2020 // KIPJ, North Hallway, 1st Floor

The Kroc School is excited to feature "Immigrants Are US", a photography exhibition by Mark Tuschman, in the north hallway of the KIPJ bui…Read More

Innovate Up logo The Mulvaney Center for Community, Awareness, and Social Action

Innovation Bootcamp

Thursday, February 27, 2020 // 9 a.m. // Somali Family Service | 5348 University Ave. Suite 203, San Diego CA, 92105

The 3-hour Innovative Bootcamp workshop focuses on providing useful information about taking your business to the next level. Topics include…Read More

Image of flyer University, Academics, Community Engagement

Collective Conversations: Celebrating Black Women this is an ole event

Thursday, February 27, 2020 // 12:30 p.m. // Student Life Pavilion, Room 418

As part of Black History Month programming, The Commons will be hosting a Collective Conversations event to celebrate the lives and contribu…Read More

A drawing of a man putting on a glove with text above saying "the hand that feeds. Sometimes you have to make your own justice." Background is a drawing of the New York city skyline. Center for Educational Excellence, Changemaker Hub, Academics, Community Engagement

Just Read! Film Screening: The Hand that Feeds

Thursday, February 27, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Room 200, Humanities Center

At a popular bakery café, residents of New York’s Upper East Side get bagels and coffee served with a smile 24 hours a day. …Read More

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

Peace Innovators 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020 // 7 p.m. // KIPJ, Theatre

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

Friday, February 28

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

MA in Nonprofit Leadership and Management Spring Information Session & Sample Class

Friday, February 28, 2020 // 7 a.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Room 214 - Innovation Lab (2nd floor)

Set yourself up for a lifetime of leadership and impact with a MA in Nonprofit Leadership and Management Please join Dr. Laura Deitrick, As…Read More

Saturday, February 29

USD player high fiving Athletics

USD Women's Basketball vs. Pepperdine this is an ole event

Saturday, February 29, 2020 // 2 p.m. // Jenny Craig Pavilion

USD Women's Basketball takes on Pepperdine on February 29th at 2:00 pm in the Jenny Craig Pavilion. Come support the Toreros this Saturday! …Read More

usd basketball team huddle Athletics

USD Men's Basketball vs. Pacific this is an ole event

Saturday, February 29, 2020 // 7 p.m. // Jenny Craig Pavilion

USD Men's Basketball takes on Pacific on February 29th at 7:00 pm in the Jenny Craig Pavilion. It is also Senior Day. Come celebrate the har…Read More

Sunday, March 1

Detail of poster with red buffalo Fine Arts, Politics and Law

Exhibition: Protest Posters from AIM to DAPL

Sunday, March 1, 2020 // Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, David W. May Gallery

More than 40 compelling graphics documenting a half century of political action — from, roughly, the occupation of Alcatraz Island in San …Read More

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USD in the News

San Diego Union-Tribune

‘Captivating Women’ Visit the Timken Museum of Art

These curators weren’t your everyday museum professionals. They weren’t even MFA students or all art history majors, but undergr… Full Story

HUFFPOST

What Exactly Is An NDA? Here's What Workers Need To Know Before They Sign

Orly Lobel, a University of San Diego law professor has argued that the use of nondisclosure agreements is getting out of control.… Full Story

CBS 8

California Lawmaker Proposes $1,000 a Month Basic Income Bill

University of San Diego professor Alan Gin said the plan would cost tens of billions of dollars.… Full Story

SD UNION TRIBUNE

USD Alum Tanner Engstrand Enjoys Life in XFL Football Lab

DC Defenders offensive coordinator Tanner Engstrand, was the University of San Diego’s coordinator for five years and says his San Die… Full Story

See All USD in the News

Student Photo of the Week

Colorful USD campus sunset

Thanks Savannah Deroma for sending in this gorgeous sunset on campus!

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.

*By submitting a "Student Photo of the Week," you agree to our terms.

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