News and Stories

A Day to Give, A Day to Compete

A spirited Bronco couple, Taylor ’05 and Robin Bedilion ’05 compete to see who can raise more on Day of Giving 2020: Men’s Tennis? Or Women’s Cross-Country?

Finding Her Beat

Having sought out music in a new way to help her heal, Jennifer Maxwell P’22 was inspired to give $500,000 to Santa Clara’s Jazz music program.

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Santa Clara Law Receives $750,000 for Privacy Law Expansion

Three current and former University trustees gave $750,000 to expand upon Santa Clara Law's highly successful program in privacy law.

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InsideSCU: What is Silicon Valley’s Path Forward with Affordable Housing?

A panel of experts discusses how Santa Clara University collaborates with Silicon Valley to help address the affordable housing crisis in Episode 3 of our web series.

Meet President Kevin O'Brien, S.J.

Join fellow alumni, parents and friends to meet Santa Clara University's 29th president, Kevin O'Brien, S.J., and envision our shared future together.

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Scholarship Recipient, Fulbright Scholar Arelí Hernandez ’19

How do you go from being the first in your family to attend college to winning a Fulbright? Just ask Arelí Hernandez ’19.

A Campus Transformed

We are changing the landscape of campus to elevate the way we educate our students.

InsideSCU Episode 1: Pursuing the Promise of an SCU Education

Learn how the Santa Clara community supports first generation college students through high-impact experiential learning opportunities and scholarships.

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Fr. O’Brien’s Inauguration Shines Light on the Campaign and SCU’s Future

Santa Clara’s ambitious Innovating with a Mission campaign themes echoed strongly at President Kevin O'Brien, S.J.,'s inauguration Oct. 11.

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Finn Residence Hall Comes to Life

The residence hall named for lead donor Stephen A. Finn MBA ’76 comes to life, supporting SCU's growth.

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Engineering a Better Future for SCU Students

Gratitude spurred Greenie Van Buren ’71, M.S. ’78 and husband Donald ’70 to give back to the Sobrato Campus for Discovery and Innovation.