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R.I.P. Lee F. Gerlach

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Two USD alumni wrote separately to the magazine this spring to urge us to share news of the passing of  the man one describes as “legendary,” Professor Emeritus Lee. F. Gerlach, who died on May 30, 2017 at the age of 96.Read More

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USD History: Video Interviews

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LUMINARIES REFLECT ABOUT THEIR TIME ON CAMPUS

On a brisk winter afternoon in December 1949, local dignitaries joined Bishop Charles Francis Buddy and Mother Rosalie Clifton Hill for a groundbreaking ceremony atop a wind-swept mesa overlooking the burgeoning San … Read More