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Giving Profiles

Patricia A. and Stephen C. Schott Admission and Enrollment Services Building
Completing Santa Clara's grand entry experience, the Patricia A. and Stephen C. Schott Admission and Enrollment Services Building unites the offices of Undergraduate Admissions, Financial Aid, the Bursar and the Registrar in one convenient location. Read the full profile »
Sara Aliotti
Fr. Coz Scholarship Recipient for 2012-13
SCU senior Sara Aliotti's college experiences exemplify the principals of the late Fr. Richard Coz. Read the full profile »
Harrington Learning Commons, Sobrato Technology Center, and Orradre Library
The center of research and academics on campus
Opened in spring 2008, our new intellectual center has green features, the latest technology, a speedy resource retrieval system, and a great cafe. Oh, and it's also a nice place to study. Read the full profile »
Stephen Anderson
SCU Senior Stephen Anderson's connection to Fr. Richard Coz began before he was born. Read the full profile »
Brooke Boniface
Political Science major
Political Science senior is thankful for the role SCU has played in shaping her future. Read the full profile »
Kazimir Brown
Sociology Major
Sociology major receives funding from generous alumni and realizes the importance of commitment to community. Read the full profile »

Scholarship recipients

Michael Calcagno '11
When most students are asked what their favorite class at Santa Clara has been, Topology would not be their first answer. Read the full profile »
Sullivan Aquatic Center
Opened October 2008
The latest addition to campus provides training space for the water polo team as well as a place for students to cool off in warm weather. Through a $3 million gift, Jack and Joan Sullivan made it possible. Read the full profile »
Heidi Cossentine
Biology major
Biology major broadens her learning with immersion trips. Read the full profile »
Mary Anne Daniels '89
Mary Anne Daniels decided to support Santa Clara because of the excellent education she received as a student at the University. Read the full profile »
Jose Dorador
Philosophy & Economics Major
First-generation college student is grateful for his many SCU educational experiences Read the full profile »

Scholarship recipients

Catherine Duyn '11
To say that Santa Clara is in the blood is not an idle statement for Senior Communications major Catherine Duyn. Read the full profile »
Aideen Gaffney
SCU gave this alumna many great memories, especially her study abroad experiences--so she decides to give back. Read the full profile »
Raquel Gonzalez, Bank of America
Market President, Silicon Valley Program
The Bank of America's $1 million gift made the new Leavey School of Business building possible. Read the full profile »
Lucas Hall
Leavey School of Business
The new building in the School of Business offers high-speed connections, video conferencing, a rooftop cafe, and fabulous opportunities to learn with Silicon Valley professionals. Read the full profile »
London Knight
Biology Major
London Knight's service on the student philanthropy opened her eyes to the far-ranging impact of alumni support on SCU. Read the full profile »
Donald L. Lucas
Pioneering venture capitalist
Donald L. Lucas feels an obligation to invest in his community; his name adorns the new business school facility. Read the full profile »
Rachel Manfré '09
Communication major
Donor gifts helped pay tuition for Associated Student Body President Rachel Manfré?opening up so many opportunities for her. Read the full profile »
Mary Matthews-Stevens '84
Mark Stevens and Mary Matthews-Stevens decided to create a lasting legacy at Santa Clara in honor of Father Paul Locatelli, S.J. Read the full profile »
David '74 and Fran McNamee '68
The David and Fran McNamee Endowed Scholarship provides funding for two students majoring in the Natural Sciences or Engineering each year. Read the full profile »

What's not to love?

Denise Melone
Marketing major
Graduate praises SCU's business school for prepping her for the executive marketing position she holds today. Read the full profile »
Nicky Nienow Birch
Public Health Science and Political Science Major
In her four years as a Santa Clara Bronco, the world has become Nicky Nienow Birch's learning space. Read the full profile »
Wim and Maria Roelandts
Supporting Global Innovation
Supporting global innovation through values-based education Willem 'Wim' and Maria Roelandts Read the full profile »
Joe Scalmanini '67
President, Luhdorff & Scalmanini Consulting Engineers, Woodland, Calif.
Joe Scalmanini gives back to Santa Clara because of all the school made possible for him. Read the full profile »
Ralph W. Schardt
Executive Director, Michael Lee Environmental Foundation, San Jose
The South Bay group helps Santa Clara students design the houses of the future. Read the full profile »

Opportunity for excellence

Nick Schwanz
Marketing major
Leavey business school's excellent reputation attracts marketing graduate, and his years there were more than satisfactory. Read the full profile »
Carla Vaccarezza '04, '07
Carla Vaccarezza found her passion for education at Santa Clara and chose to support the students following in her footsteps. Read the full profile »
Cary Yang
Director, Center for Nanostructures
Funded by donors and government grants, the Center for Nanostructures uses a multi-disciplinary team to develop very small technology for the future. Read the full profile »
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