June 1, 2004, Vol. 3, No. 10 Santa Clara University
Donations to University swell this spring
Jim Purcell, vice president for university relations, reported to the trustees in May that the University had reached more than 61 percent of its $350 million goal as of the end of April. Read more about the donations.
Work has begun at the siteof the University's new baseball stadium, located east of the campus.
SCU in the News
May 26, 2004, Wall Street Journal. An article on recycling construction materials featured Santa Clara University and the construction of the new baseball stadium, with quotes from Joe Sugg and a photograph by Chuck Barry. More SCU in the news.
TheSCU Women's Lacrosse Club Team made it to the championship game of the U.S. Lacrosse Intercollegiate National Championships in St. Louis. The Broncos, seeded eighth in the 12-team tournament, lost to three-time defending national champion Cal Poly San Luis Obispo 15–4 in the championship.Read more campus news.
The 27th Annual Senior Honors and Awards Convocation will be held in the Leavey Center on Friday, June 11 at 2 p.m. Come support the accomplishments of students with whom you have worked closely. If you are able to attend, RSVP by June 4 to Karrie Grasser at firstname.lastname@example.org. The 17th Annual Staff Recognition Dinner will take place on Tuesday, June 15, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Benson Memorial Center. Check-in begins at 3:30 p.m. on the Alumni Terrace followed by an awards ceremony and buffet dinner in Market Square. Don’t forget to RSVP. Contact Sara Sperling at email@example.com for more information. Read more about various SCU events.
Deborah Freedman Lustig, a liberal studies lecturer at SCU, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and do research at Egerton University, Kenya during the 2004–05 academic year. She will conduct teacher education courses and do research on academic achievement and gender among high school students. Find out more about SCU people.