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Torero Weekly

Monday, October 19, 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 October 19

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

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Fall 2020 Student Success Summit

All students, faculty, staff and administrators are encouraged to participate in the next Student Success Summit scheduled for Wednesday, …Read More

Meals on Wheels Program Alumni, Changemaker, Community Engagement, Toreros Together

Homecoming and Family Week Community Service Project: Oct. 2 - 19

USD is excited to partner with Meals on Wheels for a Homecoming and Family Week community service project! Please help us contribute to…Read More

Nominate Someone Today! 2020 Women of Impact Awards, Nominations due November 2 Changemaker, Community Engagement, Awards and Honors, Toreros Together

Woman of Impact Award Nominations Now Being Accepted

Each year, the Women's Commons celebrates the contributions of women across campus. While we will be unable to recognize members …Read More

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USD December 2020 Special Session Information and Registration

The university has made the decision to hold a Special Session in December 2020 along with our traditional Intersession in January 2021. …Read More

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USD COVID-19 Dashboard

The University of San Diego is committed to transparency as it communicates information pertaining to COVID-19. This dashboard…Read More

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USD Health and Safety Guidelines, On-Campus Hours of Operation

As we work diligently to prepare our campus for students, we wanted to provide the campus community updated information about…Read More

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USD Daily Health Screening Survey

In order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the University of San Diego requires each person affiliated with the campus to inform us if you…Read More

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On-Campus Temperature Screening Locations and Operating Hours

Before entering any campus buildings, faculty and staff will report to one of the temperature screening locations listed below. The individu…Read More

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Torero BluePrint: USD's Fall 2020 Campus Plan

San Diego County was recently taken off the State of California’s watch list and there are new state COVID-19 industry recommendations…Read More

UFMC October events Changemaker, Faculty and Staff, Community Engagement, International, Remote Learning, Toreros Together

United Front Multicultural Commons October 2020 Events

Join the UFMC fun with our October events! The UFMC serves as an educational resource, working to contest the dominance of prejudice and int…Read More

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 19

Meals on Wheels Program Alumni, Changemaker, Community Engagement, Toreros Together

Homecoming and Family Week Community Service Project

Monday, October 19, 2020 // All San Diego County Meals on Wheels location

USD is excited to partner with Meals on Wheels for a Homecoming and Family Week community service project! Please help us contribute to a wo…Read More

Virtual Open House with Campus Image of Immaculata and Sunrise Admissions, Alumni, Conferences and Workshops, Community Engagement, Faculty and Staff, Student Success

SOLES Virtual Open House Week

Monday, October 19, 2020 // 9 a.m. // Zoom

Join us for our virtual program sessions hosted on October 19-23 by our highly-respected and renowned faculty. …Read More

faculty standing in front of Ellis Island sign on Ellis Island Politics and Law, Catholic Social Thought, Changemaker, Faculty and Staff, Community Engagement, Remote Learning, Toreros Together

Faculty Travel Seminar: The Historical Roots of the Current Immigration Crisis from a Catholic Perspective

Monday, October 19, 2020 // 10 a.m. // Zoom

Please join Esteban del Rio, Communication Studies, David Miller, History, Victor Carmona, Theology and Religious Studies, and Dr. Jeffrey B…Read More

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English Senior Project Conference

Monday, October 19, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Zoom

The Department of English's annual Senior Project Conference will be held on Monday, October 19, 2020, at 4 p.m. via Zoom. This event is fre…Read More

Tuesday, October 20

Water can pouring water on sprouting plants Conferences and Workshops, Community Engagement, Remote Learning, Toreros Together

FORTIFY: The Racial Equity Series

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 // 12 p.m. // Zoom

FORTIFY: The Racial Equity Series is a six-part series beginning September 15, running through October 20.   …Read More

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American Marketing Association: Q&A with Head of Sales at Google

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 // 12:05 p.m. // Zoom

Google's Head of Sales for Southern California and USD alumnus, Aaron Blumenkranz, is joining the AMA to discuss his industry experience and…Read More

Create Your Future in Content Creation & Production Flyer Career Development Center

Create Your Future in Content Creation & Production

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 // 12:30 p.m. // Virtual

Learn how USD alumni have created thriving careers in content creation! Content is what we see when we search the internet for information, …Read More

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Virtual QPR Training

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 // 12:30 p.m. // Zoom

As we find ourselves navigating multiple and compounding crises it is critical for us to be talking about suicide prevention and how…Read More

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Care for Our Common Home: Environmental Justice and Sustainability Across Disciplines

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Zoom

Focusing each week on a particular theme – Water, Energy, Food, Extinction – speakers from the arts, humanities, sciences…Read More

Wednesday, October 21

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Fall 2020 Student Success Summit

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 // 10 a.m. //

All students, faculty, staff and administrators are encouraged to participate in the next Student Success Summit scheduled for Wednesday, Oc…Read More

Virtual QPR training banner Center for Health and Wellness Promotion

Virtual QPR Training

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 // 12 p.m. // Zoom

As we find ourselves navigating multiple and compounding crises it is critical for us to be talking about suicide prevention and how…Read More

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San Diego Angel Conference: Valuation, Cap Tables, Term Sheets, and Other Legal and Financial Considerations

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 // 5:30 p.m. // Virtual

This workshop explains the basics of valuation, cap tables, and term sheets. The Brink Small Business Development Center will provide sample…Read More

Thursday, October 22

Open Access Flyer Conferences and Workshops, Faculty and Staff, Academics

Ask Me Anything! Open Access Edition

Thursday, October 22, 2020 // 11 a.m. // Zoom

In celebration of Open Access Week, you're invited to join Digital Initiatives Librarian Amanda Makula for a live Q&A session on all thi…Read More

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Torero Rewind Game of the Week – USD Women’s Soccer vs. LMU (2019)

Thursday, October 22, 2020 // 12 p.m. // Facebook

The Oct. 22 rewind features a thrilling West Coast Conference matchup between San Diego women's soccer and LMU. The Toreros looked to…Read More

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Pedro Rios, “Federal Enforcement Parameters that Should Bridge Border Communities with the Movement for Black Lives”

Thursday, October 22, 2020 // 12:30 p.m. // Zoom

Please join us via Zoom for the Catholic Perspectives on Racism and White Supremacy Series Pedro Rios, San Diego Program Director, American…Read More

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Dishing with the Dean

Thursday, October 22, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Zoom

Alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff, friends and community members are invited to join Chell Roberts, Dean of USD's Shiley-Marcos Scho…Read More

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Thoughtful Thursdays: A Weekly Guided Meditation for the USD Community

Thursday, October 22, 2020 // 4 p.m. // Via Zoom

Every Thursday at 4 p.m., we invite our USD community to pause and reflect on the past week, noticing challenges faced and gifts…Read More

Friday, October 23

Flyer for SDAFF Fall 2020 Changemaker, Community Engagement, Arts and Culture, International, Toreros Together

Virtual San Diego Asian Film Festival

Friday, October 23, 2020 // Virtual

The San Diego Asian Film Festival is going virtual! Instead of going to the movies, you will be able to watch one (or both) of the movies an…Read More

Virtual Open House with Campus Image of Immaculata and Sunrise Admissions, Conferences and Workshops, Community Engagement, Faculty and Staff, Student Success

SOLES Virtual Open House Week

Friday, October 23, 2020 // 9 a.m. // Zoom

Join us for our virtual program sessions hosted on October 19-23 by our highly-respected and renowned faculty. With degr…Read More

Think Pink event flyer Community Engagement, Clubs and Organizations, Toreros Together

Sigma Theta Psi Presents: Think Pink

Friday, October 23, 2020 // 6 p.m. // Virtual

The Think Pink Affair is an annual Sigma Theta Psi event that seeks to raise awareness about breast cancer to the USD community. …Read More

Monday, October 26

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Multicultural Nights

Monday, October 26, 2020 // YouTube and Instagram

For our annual Multicultural Night event, we will be putting a virtual twist to it! We are looking for talented USD students to submit a vid…Read More

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USD in the News

10 NEWS

White House COVID-19 Outbreak

University of San Diego professor Corinne Hoares, speaks about the crisis in communication at the White House after an outbreak of COVID-19.… Full Story

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Incautan Cantidades Históricas De Metanfetamina En El Sur De California

Octavio Rodríguez Ferreira, director ejecutivo del programa Justicia en México en la Universidad de San Diego, habla sobre la … Full Story

10 News San Diego

Pandemic Impacting Bail Process

Donald Dripps, Warren Distinguised Professor of Law, spoke with ABC 10 News about Rule 5, a federal rule that Dripps says governs prompt pre… Full Story

San Diego Union Tribune

Commentary: Here are Five Ways You Can Help Combat Climate Change Every Day

Dr. Michel Boudrias, Associate Professor of Environmental and Ocean Sciences, wrote an Op-Ed for the San Diego Union Tribune about climate c… Full Story

See All USD in the News

Torero Photo of the Week

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Calling all Toreros! We want to feature you in "Torero Photo of the Week." Send us original photos that convey your Torero experience wherever you are,  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 "Torero Photo of the Week," you agree to our terms.

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