News & Events

  • The DLB Scholarship Committee Welcomes Rana Verhoog '17


    We are very proud to announce our 7th scholarship recipient, Rana Verhoog, an Honors student majoring in Accounting. She is a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority and served on the Executive Board as VP Finance in 2015. Rana enjoys volunteering with her sorority and church and has a special passion for serving the homeless in downtown San Diego. Upon early graduation in December, she will begin studying for the CPA exam and plans to start her career in public accounting at a Big Four accounting firm in San Diego.

    Rana says, "I cannot say thank you enough to all of Daniel's friends and family and I am truly honored that they felt they saw a little bit of Daniel in me. Thank you to all of the donors and alumni who have given so generously and continue to honor him through this incredible scholarship. I feel extremely grateful to be able to help spread Daniel's legacy of joy and positivity at USD, in Greek Life, and within the community. I will do so to the best of my ability! There aren't words, but thank you!"


  • Save the Date: 9th Annual DLB Golf Tournament

    On October 8, 2016 we will be hosting the 9th Annual Danny Burkett Memorial Golf Tournament with dinner to immediately follow at USD's La Gran Terraza. We invite you to join during USD's Homecoming weekend us for another great day of golf, friends, and fun.

    Dinner at La Gran Terraza is included in your golf registration fee. If you are not planning to golf, but would like to join us for dinner, we offer a banquet-only option for $50, which you will find on our registration page.


  • The DLB Scholarship Committee Welcomes Jordan Lemoine '16


    Jordan Lemoine is an International Relations major with a minor in Business Administration. He is the current President of Beta Theta Pi, a current member of Order of Omega, and formerly served on the Torero Program Board. Upon graduation, he plans to attend law school.

    Jordan says, “I would first like to thank the family and friends of Danny Burkett for their passionate and committed service to the USD community. I am extremely honored to be receiving this scholarship, as Danny was an incredible individual. I hope that I can live up to the impact that he made in Greek Life and in the USD community. I would also like to thank the other alumni and donors who made this scholarship possible!”