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Answering the Call

- Fall 2020

CONTACT TRACING CRUCIAL TO END PANDEMIC

When it comes to public service, USD graduate nursing student Tiffany Duong stands ready to answer the call.

Over the summer, Duong completed training offered by … Read More

New Trustees Welcomed to USD

- Fall 2020

FOUR NEW MEMBERS JOIN THE UNIVERSITY’S BOARD

Four new members — Jon Balousek, Sue Cunningham, Virginia Nelson and Alan Schulman — were elected to the University of San Diego Board of Trustees, effective July 1, 2020.

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USD President James T. Harris III

From the President

- Fall 2020

USD SHIFTS TO BRING SOME STUDENTS BACK TO CAMPUS

Dear Toreros:

In late July, the university announced it would begin the fall semester with remote instruction for all undergraduate and graduate courses due to the continuing … Read More

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Literally, Lifesaving

- Spring 2020

INSTITUTE HELPS REDUCE CHILDHOOD DROWNING

Every parent’s worst nightmare is the loss of a child. But thanks to the decades-long efforts of USD’s Children’s Advocacy Institute (CAI), both the state of California and the nation … Read More

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Together, We Lead

- Fall 2018

A LASTING IMPACT

Making a lasting impact is at the heart of Leading Change: The Campaign for USD. Since the fundraising drive began in 2010, the engine to achieve our ambitious $300 million goal has been in overdrive. … Read More

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Celebrating Milestones

- Fall 2018

MAJOR GIFTS PAVED THE ROAD TO CAMPAIGN SUCCESS

In 2010, the University of San Diego launched the silent phase of Leading Change: The Campaign for USD with an ambitious goal of $300 million, the largest campaign in the … Read More

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Native Beauty

- Fall 2017

HONORING THE KUMEYAAY PEOPLE

Kumeyaay Garden is the new name of the University of San Diego’s Tecolote Memorial Garden, celebrating that our campus is located upon the traditional territory of the Kumeyaay people, a Native … Read More

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Anchored in Community

- Fall 2017

USD COLLABORATES WITH NEIGHBORS TOWARD A SHARED VISION

Throughout much of the Linda Vista community, the 180-acre USD campus can be seen from virtually any vantage point. Whether it be one of five monument signs greeting … Read More

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A Gorgeous Place to Learn

- Fall 2017

USD NAMED MOST BEAUTIFUL CAMPUS IN THE NATION

“BEAUTY, GOODNESS AND TRUTH” is at the heart of the famous quote from University of San Diego co-founder Mother Rosalie Clifton Hill, RSCJ. The superior vicar of the … Read More

He’s Ready to Lead

- Spring 2017

NEW BOARD CHAIR ENVISIONS USD’S FUTURE

On campus this past fall to talk to a group of students and staff about leadership and traits to build success, Donald Knauss defined “leadership.”

“It’s … Read More

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USD News Center: Read All About It

- News

KEEP UP WITH FREQUENT NEWS FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO

The USD News Center website is the official source for university news and events. Visitors will find stories about happenings on campus, faculty and student achievements, art … Read More