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Santa Clara University

SCU Stories

Student Stories in the College of Arts and Sciences

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Thomas Sullivan '10

English major

English major appreciates the education, as well as all of the activities, the Mission campus has to offer.

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Hilary Tarver '08

Theater and Dance major

SCU exposes theater and dance major to all aspects of theater production, from designing costumes to playing lead roles.

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Elico Teixeira '08

Engineering physics major

For engineering physics major, Santa Clara's emphasis on community set him up for success in research and graduate school.

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Deborah Thurtle '08

Biology major

Research in the lab to better biofuels inspires confidence in biology major for graduate school research.

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Hailey Trefethen '08

Anthropology major

Anthropology major's trip to Costa Rica exposes her to the realm of field research with primates.

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Maggi Van Dorn '08

Religious Studies major

SCU prepares alumna for what to do for the rest of her life: explore religion and spirituality creatively.

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Andrew Vu '09

Chemistry major

Thinking and solving problems like a scientist are major talents honed by this chemistry major.

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Matt Williams '09

Psychobiology major

Psychobiology major studies the effects of sleep deprivation, a common ailment in many college students.

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Krystal Wu '09

English major

English major's immersion experience in El Salvador exposes her to the reality of life of many others.