Santa Clara Snapshot: 1970
|The 1970 challenge: How many bedframes can SCU undergrads stack on top of one another? Photo from SCU Archives|
- 3 philosophy courses required to graduate
- 4 days of classes (M-T-Th-F)
- 31 buildings
- 100 people at United Farm Workers Organizing Committee meeting to discuss union-only lettuce purchase for the campus dining services
- 233 professors
- 700 students boycott classes and join a teach-in to protest U.S. military action in Cambodia
- $1,725 tuition per year
- 5,902 students enrolled
Building a house for the 2013 Solar Decathlon. That, and changing the world.
Telling a delicious tale of food and family with chef David Cordúa ’04.
Taut and tranquil moments in Afghanistan—an essay in words and images.
The Dalai Lama’s first visit to Santa Clara.
Building safer houses in Ecuador. Research on capuchin monkeys in Costa Rica. Helping empower girls in The Gambia. And this is just the beginning for the Johnson Scholars Program.
The annual State of the University address, including some fabulous news for the arts and humanities. And the announcement of Santa Clara 2020, a new vision for the University.