University Press Releases
Vatican Leader Cardinal Peter Turkson Headlines Santa Clara University Conference Nov. 3-4, on Silicon Valley Response to Pope Francis’s Environmental Encyclical
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015
Cardinal Peter Turkson, a Vatican authority on the Pope's climate-change-focused encyclical teachings, will headline a conference at Santa Clara University Nov. 3-4
Leader of Catholic Relief Services, Carolyn Woo, Bringing Message of Climate Urgency to SCU Oct. 15
Friday, Oct. 9, 2015
On Oct. 15, Carolyn Woo, president and CEO of the international humanitarian agency Catholic Relief Services, will talk to Santa Clara University about our planet's environmental problems from the vantage point of an agency active in 93 countries, reaching nearly 100 million people. The talk is entitled “I am climate change. I am the cause. I am the solution.”
Northern California Innocence Project Wins Exoneration of Innocent Man After 15 Years of Wrongful Imprisonment
Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015
The Tehama County Superior Court in northern California has overturned the wrongful conviction of Larry Pohlschneider, a client of Santa Clara University School of Law’s Northern California Innocence Project, after nearly 15 years of wrongful imprisonment f
George Will Kicks Off Santa Clara University’s President’s Speaker Series Oct. 8
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015
George F. Will, the influential syndicated Washington Post columnist whose work over the past 40 years has provoked thought, dialogue, and occasionally outrage, will be the featured speaker at Santa Clara University at 7:30 p.m. October 8, 2015.
Thomas Massaro, S.J., Dean of Santa Clara University’s Jesuit School of Theology, Will Conclude His Four-Year Term Next Summer
Friday, Oct. 2, 2015
Rev. Thomas Massaro, S.J., who has led the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University (JST) through an intensive integration and expansion over the past four years, has decided to conclude his term as dean in summer 2016 and return to teaching moral theology at JST.
Women Lay Ministers Supported Via Francis L. Markey Fellowship at Santa Clara University
Wednesday, Sep. 30, 2015
The first recipients of a generous grant to finance and support the education of women lay ministers were celebrated at an event at Santa Clara University Sept. 29.