Motion gif of astronaut images

To Boldly Go …

, - Fall 2017

A MOST EXCELLENT ADVENTURE AWAITS NASA ASTRONAUT CANDIDATES MATTHEW DOMINICK ’05 AND JONATHAN KIM ’12

What does it say about a relatively small liberal arts university that one sixth of NASA’s 2017 astronaut class — two out of just 12 candidates — are … Read More

HENRY VIII AND THE BARBER SURGEONS, HANS HOLBEIN

Technically Advanced

- Fall 2017

DIGITAL HUMANITIES IS A GAME-CHANGER FOR SCHOLARS AND STUDENTS 

New Torero alumna Emily Bezold has fond memories of her undergraduate student experience, but one decision she made early on at USD will forever be a personal “… Read More

Olivia Hernandez with San Diego Mayor Kevin Falcolner

Filling His Shoes

- Summer 2017

THE POWER OF COMMUNITY PROVES INSPIRATIONAL

“Good morning, Madame President,” my coach enthused, shaking me from my early morning daze. Then, after introducing Dr. Harris as the newest (temporary) addition to USD’s cross country and … Read More

View from behind of four doctors in hospital corridor walking away from camera.

Healing Process

- Summer 2017

USD STUDENTS ARE GETTING A CLOSE LOOK AT TRAUMA 

Pagers beeping, moments of chaos and calm, staff assisting patients. This scene greets University of San Diego students in the Scripps Mercy Trauma Internship program. Originating through … Read More

Hot off the Press

- Summer 2017

NEW RELEASES FROM FACULTY AUTHORS

Ties That Bind

Slavery still exists, yet we know hardly anything about its perpetrators. What Slaveholders Think (Columbia University Press) fills this gap with unprecedented interviews with … Read More