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upcoming events

Conversations with Carmen
September 19, 1pm
Outside TĂș Mercado

AS Senate Elections
September 26, 9am- 9pm
MySanDiego Portal
Outside of the Hahn UC and La Paloma

Changemaker Festival
September 30-October 4
Various locations

For more events, visit the Torero Life Website

employee development

Dr. Shaun Harper Lecture
October 10, 5:30pm
Warren Auditorim
RSVP here


Student Affairs Newsletter Archive
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Residential Life Blog
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Wellness Group Meetings
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University Ministry Events
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Student Affairs Department Newsletters

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Weekends @ USD
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Fit into Fall
Yoga Fusion
1st and 3rd Friday of the month 12:30-1:25pm
Mission Fitness Center

Total Body Conditioning
Every Wednesday
Mission Fitness Center

Employee Bingo
October 16, 12pm
Hahn UC 128

Annual Employee Service and Recognition Luncheon
October 22, 11:30-1:30pm
More info TBA

Benefits Fair
October 24, Time TBA
Hahn UC Forums

Supervisor Forums
November 18, 1-2:30pm
KIPJ Theatre
November 19, 9-10:30am
KIPJ Theatre

Monthly Walks
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Full Schedule

social media

Student Affairs Breakfast Videos

If you would like to watch the videos from the Student Affairs breakfast on September 13, you can see them here!

Slideshow // Ole Weekend // Leo the Lion

CHR Employee Recognition Award

As you know, the Manuel Hernandez Staff Employee of the Year Award has been presented to an outstanding staff employee every year since 1985. This award is presented every year at our community picnic. Going forward, only employees nominated for a CHR@USD Employe Recognition Award will be eligible for nomination of the Manuel Hernandez Staff Employee of the Year Award.

CHR@USD Award nominations are due November 1.

For more information on the Manuel Hernandez Staff Employee of the year, please check the Human Resources website. If you have any questions, please contact Nina Sciuto (

Dr. Shaun Harper Lecture

As noted at the Student Affairs Breakfast, the Division of Student Affairs is co-sponsoring a lecture by Dr. Shaun Harper on October 10, 2013 at 5:30pm in support of the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion competency area. Dr. Harper's presentation is entitled, "Succeeding in the City: Black and Latino Male Achievers and their Pathways from Urban High Schools through College."

Please see the flier below for more information including how to RSVP. Please note that RSVP's are required as the room may reach capacity.

Thank you to Dr. Christopher Newman for his coordination of the event and to Carmen Vazquez for providing divisional support.

Shout Outs

Shout out to Kathe Myrick for selecting awesome student assistants for our office. You rock! -Rickey Jayne Vignati

Shout out to Karen Friedlander for doing a great job organizing the Graduate and Law Student Bagel Breakfast! -Ben Mendoza

Shout out to Barbara Zackowski and Angela Garbo for their outstanding work implementing and conducting our Recreation Student Staff orientation. -Serena (Boyd) Gandara

Shout out to LaPorcha Ingram for coordinating the Black Student Lunch. -Adan Sanchez

Shout out to the SLIC staff for their flexibility in the first few weeks of the semester and for rocking our Open House yesterday. Great work team! -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 12pm.