Brandie Bramsen Sinha ‘02, ‘06 (MSRE)

Skipping the Quiet Life

- Spring 2018

NO COMFORT ZONES NEEDED FOR THIS WORLD TRAVELER

Crank up the enthusiasm level to 10 when talking with Brandie Bramsen Sinha ‘02, ‘06 (MSRE). Scratch that, she’s got more enough for both of you. And she’s not afraid to … Read More

students at commencement

Commencement Correction

- Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 issue of USD Magazine‘s “Mark Your Calendar” page listed incorrect information for undergraduate and graduate Commencement ceremonies. The correct information is as follows:

Graduate Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, … Read More

USD alumnus R.J. Martin '91 (BA)

Changing Paradise

- Spring 2018

BUILDING AFFORDABLE, ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOMES IN HAWAII

The numbers illustrate the extreme financial challenges of home ownership on a tropical island paradise: the median home in Hawaii costs $605,000, nearly $100,000 more than a comparable house in San Diego.Read More

Student looks over the San Diego skyline from the USD campus.

Spring 2018 Class Notes

- Spring 2018

1950s

[1958]

MICHELE (GENNETTE) LITTON (BA) volunteers at St. John the Apostle in Leesburg, Virginia, where she leads Bible study and a widow’s group, the Next Chapter, and teaches English as a … Read More

Opening the Earth

- Spring 2018

FINDING RESILIENCE, STRENGTH AND GRACE IN THE HEIGHTS OF THE PERUVIAN ANDES

It’s a very long way from the small town of Marshall, Michigan, to the breathtaking stark isolation of the Peruvian Andes. Marshall is where Eric … Read More

Supply Chain Explorer

- Spring 2018

CHRIS PEYRE, ’04 (MBA) SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND FINANCE

For centuries, the word “Amazon” conjured images of a journey filled with challenge and mystery. For those early explorers whose curiosity surpassed their fears, the Amazon became a … Read More

USD Board of Trustees Chair Don Knauss alongside his wife, Ellie.

Good for Business

- Spring 2018

DONALD AND ELLIE KNAUSS MAKE $20 MILLION GIFT

For the record, the $20 million leadership gift that Donald and Ellie Knauss made to USD’s School of Business really is a donation. But at the ceremony announcing the gift in … Read More