University Press Releases
"Everybody Matters," Soccer Champion Chastain Tells Santa Clara University Class of 2014
Friday, Jun. 13, 2014
World Cup soccer champion Brandi Chastain addressed a joyful crowd of 1,200 graduates at Santa Clara University's 163rd undergraduate commencement.
Santa Clara University Graduate Commencement Marked with Celebration, and Reminders of What’s Important
Friday, Jun. 13, 2014
Graduate-degree recipients of Santa Clara University marked their commencement evening with cheers, balloons, and photos -- but also with advice to truly “see” the needy around them.
$7.7 Million Gift from Stevens Family Helps Launch Athletic Program Enhancements at Santa Clara University
Tuesday, Jun. 10, 2014
A $7.7 million gift being announced today from Santa Clara University alumna and trustee, Mary Stevens '84, and her husband, Mark, a prominent venture capitalist, is a key first step in a significant recommitment to a more nationally prominent athletics program at Santa Clara University.
SCU's Kohler to Speak at Rome Symposium on "Impact Investing" June 16-17
Thursday, Jun. 5, 2014
A veteran executive and venture capitalist who now works at Santa Clara University researching and developing ways to invest in socially beneficial businesses will be among the investors, executives, Catholic and academics leading a two-day symposium just outside the Vatican on “Impact Investing” June 16-17.
Santa Clara University Study Finds Expectant Fathers’ Fears Need Attention
Wednesday, Jun. 4, 2014
A new study out of Santa Clara University finds the latest generation of new fathers are more engaged with their children, but have the same fears as new dads from decades ago. Santa Clara University Counseling Psychology Professor and clinical psychologist Jerrold Shapiro just re-conducted his famous study on expectant fathers from 1982–86 with new fathers of today and found many ways new dads could address their concerns.
Santa Clara University Earns Gold Seal for Sustainability
Tuesday, Jun. 3, 2014
Santa Clara University is earning high praise and a jump in ratings for its commitment to sustainability. SCU just received a gold rating in the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS).