University Press Releases
Art and Craft Collide at Santa Clara University's De Saisset Museum
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University opens two new exhibits this fall that feature exciting varieties of textiles and jewelry. Guest curated by Sheryl Nonnenberg, Beyond Function: Fiber, Fabric, and Finery explores innovations in textile art through the work of 11 Bay Area artists. Jeweled Prosthetics: Jewelry as Extension of Self, an exhibit organized by guest curator Melissa Behravesh, features pieces by two artists who take jewelry beyond the realm of conventional adornment. Both exhibitions are on view August 17 through December 2, 2012.
Santa Clara University Ranks in Top 75 of America’s Best Colleges
Monday, Aug. 13, 2012
Santa Clara University is ranked among the top 75 of America’s Best Colleges in a list just released by Forbes magazine. SCU is ranked No. 72, dramatically climbing the charts from 318 in 2008.
Santa Clara University School of Law Welcomes Incoming Students for 2012
Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012
Santa Clara University School of Law will welcome its newest class of first-year students on Aug. 13.
74 Million Served, and Counting: 10th Annual Class of Global Social Entrepreneurs Coming to Silicon Valley Aug. 12–24 to Expand Businesses Serving the World's Most Needy
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012
The 10th annual class of social entrepreneurs from all over the world is coming Aug. 12–24 for Santa Clara University's Global Social Benefit Incubator, or GSBI.
Robots and Coffee; Dating and Glue: Array of Startups Represented at the Third Annual California Program for Entrepreneurship
Friday, Jul. 27, 2012
The third annual California Program for Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University hopes to be a fresh launching pad for 32 entrepreneurs involved in startups ranging from a flying-robot retrieval system; a mobile-phone dating service; a cutting-edge surgical-glue venture, and a travel and safety app for hikers.
Luce Foundation Grant Will Help Nuns in Asia Attend the Jesuit School of Theology
Wednesday, Jul. 25, 2012
To support the role of Catholic women religious in China, India, and Vietnam as agents of social change, the Henry Luce Foundation has awarded a four-year grant of $375,000 to the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University.