December 6, 2012
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Finals Success Tips

At the end of each semester, the Center for Health and Wellness Promotion creates a list of resources for students to help their success during the finals period. Please feel free to share this website with students!

SLIC Desk Decorations

The SLIC cordially invites you to their 4th Annual Holiday Desk Decorating Competition. The community members of the SLP 3rd and 4th floors will be "desk-orating" all week long in order to reveal their masterpieces for all to see on Thursday, Dec. 13. Stop by SLP 316 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. for some holiday treats, and cast your vote for your favorite festive desk!


Grad and Law Life Holiday Party Recap

The Graduate and Law Student Commons held a holiday party on Wednesday, November 28th and about 35 people joined the fun! We had delicious holiday sweets, festive music, and ornament decorating! We have also begun collecting unwrapped toys to give to Rady Children's Hospital until December 14th. If you would like to contribute, please come stop by SLP 401. Have a wonderful holiday season everyone!

Residential Life Thanksgiving

Many thanks to Pat Marino for sending these pictures from the Residential Life Thanksgiving celebration!

New Way to Post Your Items for Catholic Social Thought Website

Posting is now available through for the Catholic Social Thought website. We hope that you will choose this to highlight your events that relate to Catholic Social Thought themes.

Shout Outs!

Shout out to Kathe Myrick for her patience, diligence, and overall assistance in helping the Graduate Student Council this semester. Their proposal to the Board of Trustees about the graduate student activity fee would not have been possible without her. You rock! - Graduate Student Council

Shout out to Manda and Jason for their awesome "Flat Diego" idea! Look out for those pictures soon! -Kenny Eng

Shout out to Jason Schreiber for his phenomenal work with AS through this exciting time. Thanks for being a colleague I can count on! -Liberty Hebron

Want to recognize a colleague for their great work or general awesomeness? Submit a Shout Out for the next Student Affairs Newsletter to Liberty at

Please send any news or events for the upcoming week to Kenny Eng by Wednesdays at 12 p.m.


upcoming events

Women of Impact Luncheon
Dec. 7, 12 p.m.
Hahn UC Forum C

President's Holiday Party
Dec. 14, 1:30 p.m.
Hahn UC Forums A/B/C

Finals Begin
Dec. 17

Student Affairs Divisional Breakfast
Dec. 18, 8:30 a.m.
Hahn UC Forum C

Student Affairs Collaborative Meeting
Dec. 19, 3:30 p.m.
Hahn UC Forums A/B

For more event information, visit the Torero Life Website.

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Weekends @ USD
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chr@usd events

Intro to Group Fitness
Tuesdays beginning Sept. 18
5:15-5:55 p.m.
MFC 108

Employee Yoga
Dec. 7, 12-12:55 p.m.
Mission Fitness Center

Employee Bingo
Dec. 12, 12-1 p.m.
Salomon Hall

Alcala Park Readers: "Finding Emilie"
Jan. 16, 12 p.m.
Mother Hill Reading Room in the Copley Library
RSVP to x6611

CHR Blood Drive
Feb. 7, 10:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
In front of the Hahn UC

Monthly Walks
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Full Schedule