Gary Schons in Spain

My Journey to Alcalá

- Fall 2017

A TRIP TO SPAIN HARKENS BACK TO USD 

From the time I first stepped on the USD campus in 1968 for a summer debate camp and returned as a freshman at the College for Men the following year, I, … Read More

USD alumnus Steve Melen floats underwater alongside his daughter, Ava.

Miracle Man

- Summer 2017

STEVE MELEN ’92 HAS BEEN TO THE EDGE AND BACK

Crackling with energy and a palpable zest for life, Steve Melen ’92 (BBA) seems to have time for everything and everyone: his day job as a financial advisor … Read More

USD Campus as seen from Tecolote Canyon

Summer 2017 Class Notes

- Summer 2017

CATCH UP WITH FELLOW TOREROS

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Astronaut candidate Jonathan Kim

High Flyers

- Summer 2017

USD ALUMNI JOIN ELITE GROUP OF NASA ASTRONAUT CANDIDATES

Twelve new astronaut candidates, including a pair of recent University of San Diego alumni, were welcomed and celebrated at a ceremony hosted at NASA’s Johnson Space Center on … Read More

Making the Connection

- Spring 2017

NURTURING TEAMWORK BETWEEN U.S. AND MEXICO

Regina Bernal doesn’t just come to work and put in her time. Rather, the School of Business’ entrepreneurship manager has many of the same traits as those with whom she … Read More

cross at USD

Spring 2017 Class Notes

- Spring 2017

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PEGGY THOMPSON (BA) has been traveling and cruising, spoiling her grandchildren and preparing for her son’s wedding. “Yes, I have one more to marry,” she says. “Still coordinating weddings at my church and added being a mentor … Read More

Photograph of Jason Romero running

Unstoppable

- Fall 2016

JASON ROMERO’S REMARKABLE JOURNEY

On May 23, 2016, when Jason Romero ‘92 (BBA) climbed the steps of City Hall in New York City, he completed a 60-day odyssey that began 3,080 miles earlier on the Santa Monica Pier.

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