University Press Releases
Convocation, Awards and Professorships Celebrated
Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2012
President Michael Engh, S.J., convened the 2012-2013 academic year at a Mission Church ceremony, by celebrating honors bestowed on several faculty and staff members and sharing ways SCU is working to overcome its newest challenges.
Santa Clara University Places High in New Alumni Factor Ranking
Tuesday, Sep. 11, 2012
The Alumni Factor ranked Santa Clara University 43rd nationally in a new college ranking service. Unlike other rankings, colleges and universities are judged on a survey of 42,000 alumni from 177 schools across the country.
Cutting-Edge Online Courses in Entrepreneurship, Patents, and High-Tech Law Being Offered by the Leavey School of Business
Friday, Aug. 31, 2012
To help advance the high-tech knowledge base of entrepreneurs, executives, and professionals, the Executive Development Center of Santa Clara University's Leavey School of Business has launched 10 online, non-credit courses on topics that include entrepreneurship, patents, high-tech law, and "law school lite."
Art and Craft Collide at Santa Clara University's De Saisset Museum
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University opens two new exhibits this fall that feature exciting varieties of textiles and jewelry. Guest curated by Sheryl Nonnenberg, Beyond Function: Fiber, Fabric, and Finery explores innovations in textile art through the work of 11 Bay Area artists. Jeweled Prosthetics: Jewelry as Extension of Self, an exhibit organized by guest curator Melissa Behravesh, features pieces by two artists who take jewelry beyond the realm of conventional adornment. Both exhibitions are on view August 17 through December 2, 2012.
Santa Clara University Ranks in Top 75 of America’s Best Colleges
Monday, Aug. 13, 2012
Santa Clara University is ranked among the top 75 of America’s Best Colleges in a list just released by Forbes magazine. SCU is ranked No. 72, dramatically climbing the charts from 318 in 2008.
Santa Clara University School of Law Welcomes Incoming Students for 2012
Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012
Santa Clara University School of Law will welcome its newest class of first-year students on Aug. 13.