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Dear San Diego Community
The following appeared as a letter to the San Diego community in The San Diego Union-Tribune on Oct. 28.

Adela de la Torre Appointed President of San Diego State University
Adela de la Torre becomes the ninth permanent president of SDSU and the first woman to serve in that role.

Getting to Know President-Designate Adela de la Torre
SDSU’s ninth president sees opportunities to strengthen the university's regional, national and global presence.

De la Torre’s First 100 Days: “Listening and Learning”
The president–designate praised SDSU’s innovative spirit and the “Leadership Starts Here” ethos.

 

In the News

 

CSU Faculty, Staff Honored for Outstanding Contributions to Student Success
https://www2.calstate.edu/csu-system/news/Pages/CSU-Faculty-Staff-Honored-for-Outstanding-Contributions-to-Student-Success-.aspx

ABC Medical’s Seeds of Hope takes root in California
http://www.hmenews.com/article/abc-medical-s-seeds-hope-takes-root-california

The Number of Women Directing Top Hollywood Films Declined in 2018
http://time.com/5493213/women-in-hollywood-celluloid-ceiling/

SDSU preps for environmental review of Mission Valley stadium site
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/growth-development/sd-fi-sdsu-mission-valley-update-20181219-story.html

Apple says it will establish a new location in San Diego, add 1,000 jobs over three years
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/technology/sd-fi-apple-jobsinsandiego-20181213-story.html

 
Golden Globes nominations shut out female film directors — again

https://www.latimes.com/entertainment/la-et-golden-globes-nominations-female-directors-20181206-story.html

The Other Americans: Violence Against LGBTQ at Home and on the Migrant Trail
https://progressive.org/dispatches/the-other-americans-violence-against-lgbtq-at-home-181207/
 

Women and Leadership - Adela de la Torre, Ph.D.
https://www2.calstate.edu/women-and-leadership/Pages/default.aspx

 
Chula Vista Elementary getting state, national recognition for equity work, high performance
 
Why SDSU West will bring dividends for generations to come

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/opinion/commentary/sd-utbg-sdsu-west-development-delatorre-20181116-story.html

Childhood eating disorders are more common than previously thought: Rate of bulimia and binge-eating is 14 times higher, new study reveals
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6430001/Childhood-eating-disorders-common-previously-thought.html
 
SDSU President Adela de la Torre on record high graduation rates
 
 
SDSU president visits Calexico campus  
 
SDSU President visits Imperial Valley campus 
 
 
 
Inspiring the Next Generation
 
Adela De la Torre on SDSU Mission Valley Expansion
https://www.foxsports.com/san-diego/video/1332314691773
 
We Celebrate Adela De La Torre For Hispanic Heritage Month
https://latinageeks.com/we-celebrate-adela-de-la-torre-for-hispanic-heritage-month/
 
One on one with SDSU President Adela de la Torre
https://www.kusi.com/one-on-one-with-sdsu-president-adela-de-la-torre/
 
‘I am SDSU’ campaign strives to increase student involvement in community events
thedailyaztec.com/90571/news/i-am-sdsu-campaign-strives-to-increase-student-involvement-in-community-events/
 

Meet SDSU’s first female, Latina president
http://thedailyaztec.com/90235/news/meet-sdsus-first-female-latina-president/

New SDSU President Says She's Focused on Community-Building, Inside and Out
https://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/education/new-sdsu-president-says-shes-focused-on-community-building-inside-and-out/

Adela de la Torre: A New Chapter for SDSU
http://laprensa-sandiego.org/featured/adela-de-la-torre-a-new-chapter-for-sdsu/

Educación, la clave para los Latinos, considera Presidenta de SDSU, quien destaca la importancia del proyecto SDSU Mission Valley
https://www.ellatinoonline.com/2018/aug/16/educacion-la-clave-para-los-latinos-considera-presidenta-de-sdsu-quien-destaca-la-importancia-del-proyecto-sdsu-mission-valley/

New President Takes The Helm Alongside Fresh Crop Of Leaders At San Diego State
https://www.kpbs.org/news/ 2018/aug/09/new-president- takes-helm-alongside-fresh- crop-lead/

SDSU enrollment could grow by 13,000 — but it won’t happen fast
http://www. sandiegouniontribune.com/news/ education/sd-me-delatorre- interview-20180808-story.html

7 Questions with New San Diego State President Adela de la Torre
https://www2.calstate.edu/csu-system/news/Pages/Meet-Dr-Adela-de-la-Torre-San-Diego-States-New-President.aspx
 

New SDSU president pushes research, expansion, social justice
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/education/sd-me-sdsu-presidentsspeech-20180208-story.html

SDSU's new president visits the university
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/education/sd-pg-sdsu-new-president-20180208-photogallery.html

New SDSU president will visit the campus on Thursday
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/education/sd-me-delatorre-sdsu-20180206-story.html

Adela de la Torre Becomes First Chicana President of San Diego State University
http://lacomadre.org/2018/02/adela-de-la-torre-becomes-first-chicana-president-of-san-diego-state-university/