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Torero Weekly

Monday, March 30, 2020

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


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Watch: USD News Minute for Mar. 30

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

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

The University of San Diego continues to monitor the progression of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in California and throughout the world…Read More

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Prayer in the Time of Pandemic

While USD has moved classes online and canceled campus gatherings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Division of Mission and Ministry…Read More

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Humanities Center Message from the Director

Dr. Brian R. Clack, A. Vassiliadis Director of the Humanities Center, shares his thoughts about the importance of the humanities during this…Read More

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Join us for Virtual Research Week at USD: April 20-24

Please join us for Research Week — a celebration of the many research activities at USD. This multi-faceted showcase will focus on the…Read More

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Technology Tools for Remote Teaching and Work

To help make the transition to online learning, teaching and working easier for the USD community, Information and Technology Services (ITS)…Read More

Upcoming Events

Monday, March 30

God Catholic Social Thought, Community Engagement

CANCELLED: God the Unknown - Brian Davies, PhD

Monday, March 30, 2020 // 6 p.m. // Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Warren Auditorium

God the Unknown with Brian Davies, PhD, is cancelled as a preventive measure to reduce risk related to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the univers…Read More

Tuesday, March 31

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CLOSED: Immigrants Are US Exhibit

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 // KIPJ, North Hallway, 1st Floor

The Immigrants Are US exhibit is closed as a preventive measure to reduce risk related to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the university’s C…Read More

Big Give Bash Alumni, Student Events

POSTPONED: The 2020 Big Give Bash

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 // 5:30 p.m. // RJS Law

This event is postponed as a preventive measure to reduce risk related to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the university’s Coronavirus …Read More

Sunday, April 5

Entry of Christ into Jerusalem (1320) by Pietro Lorenzetti Faith

Palm Sunday

Sunday, April 5, 2020 // videostream

Palm Sunday is a Christian feast day that commemorates Jesus' triumphal arrival in Jerusalem. The feast marks the beginning of Holy Week, …Read More

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USD in the News


Politically Speaking: What will Be the Economic Impact of the Coronavirus?

NBC 7’s Political Reporter Danny Freeman speaks with University of San Diego Professor Alan Gin to understand what the economic impact… Full Story


University of San Diego Survey Reveals Nonprofits in Financial Trouble

According to the Nonprofit Institute at the University of San Diego, many local charities are experiencing increased demands for food, shelt… Full Story


San Diego Angel Conference is Still on Amid COVID-19 Closures — But It's Going Digital

Hosted by The Brink Small Business Development Center at USD, the goal of the conference is to connect early-stage angel investors with comp… Full Story

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What to Know About COVID-19 and Pregnancy

Dr. Mary Barger, associate professor fo nursing at the University of San Diego explains what happens when pregnant women have to give birth … Full Story

See All USD in the News

Student Photo of the Week

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Thanks to Mojdeh Amini for the inspirational words to start the week!

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 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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