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Recognizing Everyday Heroes

The association annually honors the many unsung heroes who make a difference in the world but whose good works may otherwise go unnoticed. Your recommendations are needed for the Ignatian Award, Louis I. Bannan, S.J. Award, and Paul L. Locatelli, S.J. Award. Read more about each award and submit your nominations online by Friday, Dec. 6 »

All recipients will be honored at The President's Dinner in April 2014.

 

Did You Study Abroad? Wish You Had?

Join the Alumni Association next summer on a memorable trip to England as we celebrate 50 Years of Study abroad at SCU. This unique Bronco adventure will feature excursions to interesting historical sites, lectures from beloved professors, a reception with local alumni and students studying abroad in London, and a special tribute to the Father of Study Abroad, Richard Coz, S.J.

Space is limited so sign up today! »

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Leveraging LinkedIn (Video)

During our recent Grand Reunion Weekend, a panel of recruiting experts shared insights and practical tips on how to leverage LinkedIn to improve your professional profile and online presence. Missed the panel or want to see it again? Click here to watch a video of the event.

Season-of-Giving

Honoring the Season of Giving

As we begin to celebrate the holiday season, consider volunteering in your community. Join one of our Alumni for Others (AFO) volunteer projects and give the gift of your time. Find a project near you »

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A Grand Thank You

An amazing time was had by all who attended this year's Grand Reunion Weekend! To relive the memories or see what all the excitement was about, view our reunion video and check out event photos. We look forward to welcoming back all Broncos (especially the 4s and 9s) October 9-12, 2014.

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World Series Champion!

Congratulations to Daniel Nava ’05 for helping the Boston Red Sox win the World Series. He captured the moment on Twitter (@dnavs33) with: “What a season!!! God is good! #BostonStrong.” We're proud of you Daniel! Read about their win and check out Daniel's stats »

SANTACLARAMAGAZINE.COM
Sofia Huerta   Colleen Chien

The Difference Maker

She’s a good player in the U.S., but in Mexico, Sofia Huerta ’15 has a great chance to make a real difference in women’s soccer.

 

A Powerhouse of High Tech Law

SCU grads populate the top ranks of Silicon Valley legal departments because technology is “everywhere they turn,” says High Tech Law Institute Director Eric Goldman.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

November

WEDNESDAY

6

Central Coast: 40th Annual Fall Dinner

6 PM | GIUSEPPE'S CUCINA ITALIANA, PISMO BEACH

Enjoy a night with Chancellor William Rewak, S.J.

Call (408)
554-6800

to RSVP
 

SATURDAY

9

Los Angeles : AFO Tutoring in Downey 

8:45 AM | ST. MATTHIAS IN DOWNEY

Help students prepare for high school entrance exams.

RSVP
 

SUNDAY

10

Seattle: Presidential Mass, Brunch, and University Update

10 AM | RENAISSANCE SEATTLE HOTEL

Fr. Engh shares the latest happenings at SCU.

RSVP
 

SUNDAY

10

Young Alumni: Post-Mass Reception and Discussion

6 PM | MISSION CHURCH & DONOHOE ALUMNI HOUSE

Fred Parella leads a talk about post-grad relationships.

RSVP
 

THURSDAY

14

Santa Cruz: Annual Fall Luncheon

11:30 AM | SHADOWBROOK RESTAURANT, CAPITOLA

Hear from Men's Soccer Head Coach Cameron Rast '92.

RSVP
 

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

UNIVERSITY NEWS
iBooksTextbook   Solar-Decathlon-Team

New iBooks Textbook

The de Saisset Museum recently published an iBooks Textbook tracing the history of Mission Santa Clara from the Native Ohlone to the early college period. Moving Forward is the first Multi-Touch book to address one of California’s historic missions. Available as a free download on the iBooks Store. Learn more »

 

Congrats @SCUSolar13

Congratulations to Team Santa Clara for a strong finish in engineering in the 2013 Solar Decathlon! The Radiant House team placed fifth in engineering and 11th overall in the international competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. Read the press release and check out the team’s blog for the full story.

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Get Exclusive Deals on Bookstore Merchandise

You're invited to join a NEW loyalty program on behalf of the campus bookstore and Alumni Association. Sign up and get exclusive discounts and offers delivered straight to your inbox. Your first offer? Save 25% on Spirit Gear! Sign up now »

MOOC

Back to School With SCU: MOOC on Business Ethics

Markkula Center for Applied Ethics offers a free introduction to business ethics in a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) available between Nov. 4 and Feb. 28. Enroll today and check out the center's Ethical Startup LinkedIn group to join the conversation about ethical dilemmas facing entrepreneurs.

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Basketball Begins!

The 2013-14 basketball season kicks off on November 1st. Both men's and women's teams are excited about the season and are a great group of student-athletes. For more information and tickets, visit www.santaclarabroncos.com.

THE COURAGE TO LEAD

An article by Accolti Professor of Leadership Barry Posner (Business) about his new e-book with Jim Kouzes gives an overview of what to expect from their new release. Learn more »

ETHICAL REFLECTIONS

Irina Raicu (Markkula) wrote an op-ed in USA Today called the “NSA revelations remind me of Cold War Romania.” The piece ran in many other papers nationwide.

MINDFUL OF BEAUTY

Why do we lose touch with life’s daily beauty? Diane Dreher (English) wrote a blog post for Psychology Today about “The Healing Power of Beauty.”


For more University news, visit SCU Today

 
 
 

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