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2014 ALUMNI AWARD RECIPIENTS
 

Celebrating Our Unsung Heroes

We are proud to honor the following distinguished award winners for their service to humanity and the University at The President's Dinner on April 12.

  • IGNATIAN AWARD: Frederick Lentz '65 & Harold Keeling '85
  • LOUIS I. BANNAN S.J. AWARD: Charles Packer J.D./MBA '80
  • PAUL L. LOCATELLI S.J. AWARD: Robert Warren, VP, Administration & Finance

Visit our website for more information about the Alumni Awards and to RSVP for the event.

ALUMNI NEWS
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Dalai Lama Visits SCU

Last week His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited Santa Clara University for a talk concerning business, ethics, and compassion. View photos of the Dalai Lama with students, faculty, and Silicon Valley business leaders from throughout the day, and check out the Top 10 Moments at #DalaiLamaSCU.

 

The What, the How, and the Where to

In his annual State of the University address, President Michael Engh, S.J., detailed three themes that connect the University to its broader communities—and help determine where it's headed. Learn more »

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Study Abroad Turns 50!

In honor of 50 years of study abroad at SCU, check out the commemorative website, learn about our Speaker Series events (recently featured in The Santa Clara), share your memories, and join us for our "Then & Now" trip to England.

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Bronco Appointed CFO of GoPro

Congratulations to alumnus Jack Lazar '87! “As a CFO who is also an avid mountain biker, I am extraordinarily excited and honored to join GoPro’s leadership team,” he said in the company's press release.

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Distinguished Engineering Alumna

Jayshree Ullal '86, the president and CEO of Arista Networks, was lauded for her many outstanding accomplishments in engineering, leadership, and entrepreneurship. Learn more about her and others in the latest Engineering eNewsletter.

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Light and Beauty that Transcend Time and Space

Step inside the planned Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building: a place to make art, study its history, and, through virtual-reality technology, explore the whole blessed world.

 

Degnan's Rules

Chris Bruno ’84 reflects on James Degnan, who taught, ripped, cajoled, and inspired generations of Santa Clara writing students—all in his own discomforting style.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

March

FRIDAY

7

Alumni Association: First Friday Mass and Lunch

12:05 PM | MISSION CHURCH & DONOHOE ALUMNI HOUSE

Enjoy noon Mass followed by a friendly, informal lunch.

RSVP
 

WEDNESDAY

12

Portland: Reception with Coach Cam Rast '92

6 PM | MULTNOMAH ATHLETIC CLUB

Hear updates from our head men's soccer coach.

RSVP
 

MONDAY

17

Sacramento: Annual St. Patrick's Day Luncheon

11:30 AM | THE DANTE CLUB

Join fellow Broncos, USF Dons, and St. Mary's Gaels as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day together!

RSVP
 

TUESDAY

18

San Francisco/Peninsula/Santa Clara Valley: Brand4U Lecture & Workshop Series

6 PM | ONE MARKET RESTAURANT

Join this series with Professor of Practice H. Buford Barr to develop your personal brand value statement.

RSVP
 

THURSDAY

20

Los Angeles: President's Club Dinner

6 PM | THE CALIFORNIA CLUB

Celebrate this year's LA Santa Claran of the Year recipients, Peter Moore '77 and Tess Bannan Moore '77.

RSVP
 

Visit the Alumni Online Event Calendar
for additional regional, AFO, and association events.

UNIVERSITY NEWS
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Professor Mario Belotti's Economic Forecast

SCU's esteemed professor of economics shared his annual economic forecast Feb. 20. Check out highlights from this year's optimistic projections or search for the hashtag #SCUEconFor on Twitter to get a recap of Belotti's insights.

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Board of Trustees News from the President

Father Michael Engh is pleased to share that Bob Finocchio '73, chair of the Board of Trustees, has been named one of eight "Outstanding Directors." Also, we are honored to welcome Silicon Valley tech industry veteran, Wim Roelandts ‘04 Hon, as a new member of the Board of Trustees. Read his full message »

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Stay Current on Bronco Sports

Check out the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, hosted by SCU student-athletes Denzel Johnson '15 and Cali Reis '14, for a recap of how Santa Clara teams fared in the previous week and previews of the upcoming week of events. Watch now »

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VIDEO: Barry Posner's TEDx Talk on Leadership

Accolti Professor of Leadership Barry Posner gave a TEDx Talk at the University of Nevada about leadership titled “I make a difference, but I can’t do it alone.” Watch his presentation »

FOR SALE: RADIANT HOUSE!

Here's your chance to start living the dream of a sustainable lifestyle. Bid on SCU's entry in the 2013 U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon and secure your chance to own this stunner. Learn more »

TROUBLESOME CEO TRANSITIONS

A blog article by James O'Toole from The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics was heavily cited in an Inc. magazine article about how CEO transitions can be difficult.

LANGUAGE OF LEARNING

Lecturers from the Department of Computer Engineering and the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures have joined forces to create a computer app to help users perfect their speaking skills as they learn a foreign language. Read more »


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