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Stories in the College of Arts and Sciences

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Jesse Baldwin-Philippi '07

Ph.D. student in Political Communication

Communications studies alumna values the faculty-student relationships at Santa Clara.

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Terry Beers

Professor, English

English professor enlists his students to work with the California Legacy Project in reviving California literature.

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Michelle Bezanson

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Anthropology professor's classroom is in the Costa Rican rainforests where students are encouraged to get their hands dirty.

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Aldo Billingslea

Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance

Theatre and dance professor inspires students to recognize social issues and use their acting skills to initiate change.

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Renee Billingslea


Photography professor uses art and the camera to engage students in local and Santa Clara University communities

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Brooke Boniface '11

Political Science major

Political Science senior is thankful for the role SCU has played in shaping her future.

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Kazimir Brown '11

Sociology Major

Sociology major receives funding from generous alumni and realizes the importance of commitment to community.

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Dana Caulley Pelton '04

Math major

Math major praises the impact her SCU education has made on her life.

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Liz Czapla '09

Math major

Math major, and huge hockey fan, easily catches games because of SCU's proximity to San Jose Sharks' hockey rink.

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Liza Dadiomov '10

Environmental Studies major, Psychology major

These alumnae, all part of a sustainable living program, studied students' behavior in making sustainable choices.