USD alumna Deanna Wolf ‘12 (BA) of Catholic Relief Services

Providing Solace and Hope

- Fall 2020

CATHOLIC CHARITIES DEDICATED TO SERVING HUMAN NEEDS

Faith transcends our churches, moving beyond pages of Scripture and into our communities. As the COVID-19 pandemic forced houses of worship to close their doors this spring and summer, … Read More

Illustration of refugees seeking a better life.

Lessons Taken to Heart

, - Summer 2020

KROC PEACE SCHOOL GRADUATE ASSISTS REFUGEE COMMUNITY

Every day the coronavirus crisis goes on, Womaniala Gerald ’19 (MA) appreciates the skills he learned in conflict management and resolution a little more.

Even before COVID-19 began upending lives, … Read More

Nurses at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in NYC smile as they pose next to a stack of donated pizzas

A Slice of Hope

, - COVID-19

PIZZERIA FEEDING NYC HOSPITAL WORKERS

A New York pizzeria is stepping up to feed hospital workers in New York City — as well as in Brooklyn, the Bronx and Queens — in the wake of the region’s upsurge in … Read More

Donated PPEs for pandemic responders.

Doing Their Part

- COVID-19

TOREROS STEP UP TO LIGHTEN THE LOAD DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Sometimes, it’s the little things that matter most. In this time of social distancing, uncertainty and remote learning and working, it can be easy to … Read More

USD alumnus James Brennan with COVID-19 first responders at San Diego ERs

Stepping Up

, - COVID-19

SUJA JUICE CO-FOUNDER JAMES BRENNAN DELIVERS TO LOCAL EMERGENCY ROOM WORKERS

It’s mid-afternoon on Wednesday, and James Brennan ’96 (BBA) is on the road, driving to the first of the three or four San Diego emergency rooms where … Read More

USD's community engagement award winner Maria Silva

Quite a Team

, - Summer 2020

NAYVE, SILVA RECOGNIZED AS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT LEADERS

Chris Nayve and Maria Silva have the same approach to community engagement service. The focus is team-first, followed by action. It’s all about working alongside the community and — ideally — developing … Read More

A person stands in front of the new tapestries that adorn the hall at the University of San Diego's new Ministry Center.

To Inspire and Delight

- Fall 2019

UNIVERSITY MINISTRY CENTER CELEBRATES FAITH

The University of San Diego’s new 15,000-square-foot University Ministry Center opens this fall, with a mission to provide a consolidated center for serving the spiritual development of students.

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