Joined Together

- Summer 2017

RELAY FOR LIFE A SUPPORTIVE SPACE

Mere mention of the word “cancer” evokes emotion. It’s rare for someone to not be affected in some capacity by this deadly, debilitating disease. However, discussing cancer can be … Read More

Olivia Gonzalez '17, USD's President for a Day

Meet Madam President

- Summer 2017

OLIVIA GONZALEZ ’17 SHINES AS PRESIDENT FOR A DAY

Every day is a busy one for Olivia Gonzalez on the University of San Diego campus. A graduating senior Communication Studies major, Gonzalez typically wakes up at 5 a.m. for … Read More

Vijay Patel '19

To Feel at Home

- Summer 2017

EXTENDING A HAND TO INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Most Thursdays around lunchtime, Aziz Albaijan can be found in the International Students Organization (ISO) lounge on the fourth floor of the Student Life pavilion. Albaijan, a 20-year-old junior from Saudi Arabia, … Read More

Jhonnatan chinchilla '17

To Lead by Example

- Summer 2017

Student veteran is a man on a mission

It was early in the Iraq War. Mortars and sandstorms were a daily occurrence for Jhonnatan Chinchilla ‘17.

“We were the support system for the marines going door-to-door,” recalls … Read More