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Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010

The Santa Clara University community if full of special people with unique and outstanding qualities that help make SCU a great place to work. If you know of anyone that should be highlighted for the next issue, please send your nominations to Susan Babbel, chair of the Staff Senate Communications Committee ( This issue profiles Carol Bonney.

Carol Bonney
Assistant Registrar, Academic Records
Length of SCU Employment: 15+ Years
Most Meaningful Career Achievement: Completing the Degree Audit

Born & Lived: Northern & Southern California, Los Angeles, Oregon, Indiana, Kentucky, Texas, & Illinois

In My Spare Time: I love playing with my white German Shepherd, Shasta. I’m a faithful Chicago Bears fan & am currently an avid rose gardener who is on the path to becoming a Master Gardner. I travel abroad with friends & plan on traveling even more after retirement in a few years.

Favorite Books: I am a devout reader & have many favorites.  My most recent favorite is “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by Garth Stein.

Family: Married to Trace for thirty nine years; two sons – Eric who works in IT & Matthew who is currently serving as a U.S. Air Force Sergeant.

Recent Accomplishments:  Just received this year’s SCU Outstanding Staff Volunteer Service Award for my service with the Alameda County Blue Star Mothers, Chapter CA23.  The Blue Star Mothers honor the sacrifices that military families have made & continue assisting them in many ways through support, education & friendship.

Blue Star Mothers

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