Santa Clara University ranks in Sierra Magazine’s top 50 “Cool Schools”
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013
Santa Clara University is one of Sierra magazine's top 50 “Cool Schools” for 2013. The Sierra Club's official magazine ranks universities that lead sustainability initiatives and make an effort to protect and preserve the environment. SCU made the list at 36 for a number of factors including the amount of faculty and departments engaged in sustainability-related research, peer-to-peer educator programs, renewable energy, and alternative transportation. SCU has also set an ambitious goal to be climate neutral by the end of 2015.
Global Social Entrepreneurs to Converge in Silicon Valley
Monday, Aug. 5, 2013
Twelve social entrepreneurs will be coming to Santa Clara University’s campus Aug. 15 to 23 to receive rigorous training and mentoring from the Jesuit university’s highly successful, 11-year-old program, the GSBI Accelerator.
New Trustees Join the Board of Santa Clara University
Monday, Jun. 17, 2013
Santa Clara University's Board of Trustees elected three new trustees to a three-year term each.
Panetta Tells the Class of 2013 to Hold Government Leaders Accountable
Saturday, Jun. 15, 2013
More than 50 years after earning his first degree from Santa Clara University, former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta returned to his alma mater to deliver the 162nd undergraduate commencement speech and ask the Class of 2013 to hold government leaders accountable.
Live a Life Aligned with Your Values, Speaker Urges Santa Clara University Advanced-Degree Graduates
Friday, Jun. 14, 2013
The first female president of the University of the Pacific urged Santa Clara University advanced-degree recipients to live their lives aligned with their values.