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The San Diego Chapter has almost 1,700 alumni, parents, and friends and has been active since the 1980s.
Key events include service projects, game watches, and more. 
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San Diego Chapter Leader Lissa Tsu

Lissa Tsu '00

Lives in: San Diego, California

Major: Communications

Occupation: Educator

Favorite BC Memory: My favorite memory at Boston College is sitting in a Mod during senior year and seeing my future spouse walk through the slider smiling wide and carrying a football.

Why did you get involved in your local chapter?:  I got involved with the San Diego Chapter because we had recently moved to the area and wanted to meet other alumni at a football game watch.

What are your local favorites?: Here in San Diego a few of my favorites are Balboa Park, any beach, Granite Lion Cellars winery out in Jamul, and kayaking in Mission Bay.

Fun Fact: A fun fact is that I studied abroad in Paris. I lived in my own place and had a blast!

San Diego Chapter Leader Bill McDonald

Bill McDonald '68

Lives in: Fallbrook, California

Major: Political Science

Occupation: Retired from University Communications

Favorite BC Memory: Seeing old friends and classmates at my 50th reunion in 2018.

Why I got involved: I had been away from the area for many years and figured it would be a good way to connect with folks. I had been Chapter President almost 40 years earlier.

What are your local favorites?: I love local taquerias and especially like to visit Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.

Fun Fact: I'm founding editor of Boston College Magazine.

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Alumni Staff Liaison

Name: Dara Edge