Year 2013 Images
Listed in reverse chronological order, with links to full-size images (where available) and associated news releases.
17th Annual Presentation of the Miracle of Guadalupe at SCU Dec. 8
On Sunday, Dec. 8, the theater group El Teatro Corazon, Santa Clara University and Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish of San Jose will present the 17th annual sacred drama, dance and song program "La Virgen del Tepeyac: The Apparitions of Our Lady of Guadalupe."
December 02, 2013 Read the full story
Santa Clara Law Prof. Colleen Chien Joins White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Santa Clara University School of Law Associate Professor Colleen Chien has been selected to serve in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, as senior advisor for intellectual property and innovation to the U.S. chief technology officer.
September 13, 2013 Read the full story
Santa Clara University Names Vice President for University Relations
Santa Clara University announced the selection of James Lyons as the new vice president for university relations.
August 27, 2013 Read the full story
Palm Drive Construction will Create a New Gateway to Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University soon will begin making a historic change to its beautiful campus: Converting Palm Drive and Alviso Street into a pedestrian mall that will highlight the Mission Church as the centerpiece of the campus.
June 05, 2013 Read the full story
SCU Law Professor Research Aids Obama Administration Patent-Troll Plan
Key research relied upon by the Obama Administration for its plan to combat "patent trolls" was conducted by Santa Clara University School of Law Assistant Professor Colleen Chien.
June 04, 2013 Read the full story
Sr. Dianne Bergant, Noted Old Testament Scholar, to Speak at Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University Commencement May 25
Sister Dianne Bergant, CSA, a noted professor of Old Testament studies and expert in biblical literature, will be the commencement speaker at the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University (JST) May 25.
May 13, 2013 Read the full story
David Onek Named Executive Director of Northern California Innocence Project
Long-time criminal-justice reformer David Onek has been named the new executive director of the Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Santa Clara University School of Law.
May 06, 2013 Read the full story
Lisa Kloppenberg (photo by Andy Snow)
Santa Clara University School of Law Names Lisa Kloppenberg as Dean
Lisa Kloppenberg, the former dean of the University of Dayton law school and an expert on mediation, dispute resolution, and reform of law-school education, has been chosen to be the next dean of Santa Clara University School of Law.
April 18, 2013 Read the full story
Exonerated man George Souliotes and his legal team (from left): Orrick Attorney Shannon Leong, NCIP Legal Director Linda Starr, Souliotes, Orrick Attorney Jimmy McBirney and former Orrick Attorney Megan Crane.
Northern California Innocence Project Wins Conviction Reversal for Innocent Man
The Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Santa Clara University School of Law and Orrick, Herrington, & Sutcliffe, LLP announced that a California federal district court judge overturned the wrongful conviction of client George Souliotes for arson and triple murder. Souliotes, 72, has served 16 years of his sentence of three life terms without parole.
April 16, 2013 Read the full story
Leon Panetta, Former U.S. Defense Secretary and CIA Director, to Speak at Santa Clara University Commencement June 15
Leon and Sylvia Panetta, founders of the Panetta Institute for Public Policy in Monterey, Calif. will be honored at Santa Clara University’s 162nd commencement ceremony on June 15, at which the former Secretary of Defense will give the commencement address.
April 11, 2013 Read the full story
Pamela Eibeck, First Woman President of University of the Pacific, to Speak at Santa Clara University's Graduate Commencement June 14
Pamela A. Eibeck, an award-winning engineering educator and the first woman president of the University of the Pacific, will address Santa Clara University’s graduate students at their 2013 commencement ceremony on Friday, June 14.
April 11, 2013 Read the full story
New Entrepreneur's Law Clinic and Director Announced at Santa Clara University School of Law
A new law clinic focused on the needs of early-stage Silicon Valley companies will begin serving clients this summer at Santa Clara University School of Law. A veteran attorney specializing in start-up companies, Laura Lee Norris, has been named founding director of the new Entrepreneur's Law Clinic.
April 08, 2013 Read the full story
Head of the Class: The Global Social Benefit Incubator Announces 2013 Social Enterprise Recipients, Spotlights Investment-Ready Focus
Santa Clara University's Center for Science, Technology, and Society announces the latest group of 15 social enterprises chosen to receive training through its signature Global Social Benefit Incubator, or GSBI.
April 04, 2013 Read the full story
Northern California Innocence Project Successfully Exonerates Innocent Man of Sex Crimes He Did Not Commit
The Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) and the California DNA Project (CDP) at Santa Clara University School of Law announced that on March 8, the Alameda County Superior Court overturned the wrongful conviction of Johnny Williams for sex crimes after new DNA evidence proved his innocence. Mr. Williams served 14 years in prison.
March 11, 2013 Read the full story
President Michael Engh, S.J., Delivers State of the University Address
Santa Clara University President Michael Engh, S.J., shared highlights of the past year and outlined new initiatives for growth and ongoing vibrancy at SCU, in his State of the University address.
February 12, 2013 Read the full story
Economic Forecast by Esteemed Economics Professor Mario Belotti, Feb. 5 and Feb. 14
A local tradition for more than 40 years, Prof. Belotti’s annual forecast has garnered a large following among Bay Area business leaders, bankers, nonprofits, and more.
February 01, 2013 Read the full story