Every time I mention to someone that I go to school in San Francisco, I am inevitably reminded about how amazing the food is here. There’s no disputing that; there’s gourmet food galore, there’s tiny places that churn out bizarrely delicious fusion, and even the fast food has been elevated to the level of concerned, appropriately spiced gastronomy.
The Dons ended an otherwise disappointing trip to Portland on an emphatic high note Saturday, claiming an impressive 7-0 victory in the second game of an afternoon doubleheader. The win came on the strength of junior left-hander Sheldon Lee’s first career complete game shutout performance, and capped a day of exceptional pitching for the Dons (20-22, 8-13 WCC).
Regarding the Foghorn’s running of MEChA’s and other concerned student letters in this issue
Since our Foghorn April Fool’s issue, which offended a number of readers (an offense we did not intend and deeply regret), we invited the offended to publish letters of response. Instead, the Culturally Focused Clubs wrote the Foghorn a letter in response to the issue, but published it through their own e-newsletter, not allowing the Foghorn to publish it.
USF’s men’s and women’s teams saw their respective seasons come to a close at the West Coast Conference Championships, which took place at the Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash. from April 14-16. The women’s squad finished fifth overall at the event, and was led by sophomore Clare Sorensen, who finished in a tie for tenth place with a score of 228 (-10). The men, on the other hand, were able to capture third place overall behind strong final rounds from junior Jobim Carlos and sophomore Sebastian Crookall-Nixon.
Doctors Esteban Burchard and Sean Valles debated the significance of race in contemporary biomedical practice at USF last week. Their presentations- segments from a larger forum titled The Race Debates: From Philosophy to Biomedical Research- focused on the practicality of using racial distinctions in a biomedical context.
Director David Weissman screened his documentary “We Are Here” at USF last Tuesday.