The University Today

  • New to the board

    New to the board

    SCM, 26 Sep 2013

    Three new members and one ex-officio member were elected to SCU’s Board of Trustees this spring.

    Fall 2013

  • A million to one

    A million to one

    Jeff Gire, 27 Jun 2013

    SCU alumni came through in record numbers to win a $1 million gift for the University.

  • A responsibility to act

    A responsibility to act

    Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63, 20 Jun 2013

    Do something, engage, commit to the responsibility of keeping America vibrant and strong, says former secretary of defense Leon Panetta ’60, J.D. ’63 in his 2013 Santa Clara commencement address.

  • The frontier in our backyard

    The frontier in our backyard

    Michael C. McCarthy, S.J., 10 Jun 2013

    At a daylong immersion, nine SCU leaders learn how the University can build bridges to disadvantaged community neighbors.

  • Sprinksing into action

    Sprinksing into action

    Jeff Gire, 30 May 2013

    Students come together to thank donors on the first annual “Sprinksgiving” event.

  • All this, and a lovely campus, too

    All this, and a lovely campus, too

    SCM, 1 May 2013

    A roundup of how some folks rate colleges around the country—from business and law programs to salaries of grads to looks.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • In living color

    In living color

    Charles Barry, 1 May 2013

    Celebrating Holi, the Hindu spring festival of colors, with Keiko A. Montenegro ’16, Kendra McClelland ’13, Maddie Regan ’16, and Lindsay Fay ’15.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • This will not be on the test.

    This will not be on the test.

    Mitch Finley '73, 21 Feb 2013

    For students of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, there's neither homework nor grades. But there is love of learning—and a special connection to SCU.   

    Winter 2013

  • Meet the new dean

    Meet the new dean

    John Deever, 21 Feb 2013

    Nicholas Ladany took the helm as dean of the School of Education and Counseling Psychology in 2012. He brings a wealth of international experience.

    Winter 2013

  • A spirit of continuous improvement

    A spirit of continuous improvement

    Deborah Lohse and Clay Hamilton, 20 Feb 2013

    In his annual State of the University address, President Michael Engh, S.J., focused on new initiatives and innovations at Santa Clara.