The University Today

  • In Celebration of Family

    In Celebration of Family

    Deborah Lohse, 24 May 2012

    The last sculpture by artist A. Wasil now graces the plaza by the Harrington Learning Commons, Sobrato Technology Center, and Orradre Library.

    Summer 2012

  • Introducing Early Decision

    Introducing Early Decision

    Christine Cole Harden, 24 May 2012

    Santa Clara offers a new option for students who know right off that this is where they want to be.  

    Summer 2012

  • Tragic, beautiful, and true

    Tragic, beautiful, and true

    Steven Boyd Saum, 27 Apr 2012

    With a performance epic but simple, remembering the Virginia Tech shootings by honoring the lives well-lived—and not just their loss.

  • Why women professors?

    Why women professors?

    Nancy C. Unger, 5 Apr 2012

    Marking 50 years of coeducation at Santa Clara—and recognizing that it’s not just the composition of students that has changed profoundly.

    Spring 2012

  • The stories we tell

    The stories we tell

    Santa Clara Magazine, 5 Apr 2012

    Members of the Santa Clara community gathered in the Mission Church on Feb. 15 for the annual State of the University address by President Michael Engh, S.J. Here are edited excerpts.

    Spring 2012

  • If you only have a hammer

    If you only have a hammer

    Justin Gerdes, 5 Apr 2012

    SCU helps shape the Catholic Sustainability Toolkit for colleges nationwide. And not every problem looks like a nail.

    Spring 2012

  • A colorful Holi Day

    A colorful Holi Day

    Chuck Barry and Clay Hamilton, 23 Mar 2012

    Riot of color? Sort of. It's Santa Clara's observance of the Hindu spring festival of Holi, which means lots of powdered paint, lots of fun, and polychromatic students galore.

  • The good works of a trustee

    The good works of a trustee

    Kaitlyn McCarthy Schnieders, 13 Mar 2012

    Trustee Scott Santarosa, S.J. '88, was recently featured in an Ignatian News Network video biography.

  • Greatest Hits of 2011

    Greatest Hits of 2011

    Clay Hamilton, 11 Mar 2012

    The top Santa Clara Magazine stories from last year, as well as from the vaults, keep online readers coming back.

  • Most excellent!

    Most excellent!

    Deborah Lohse and Clay Hamilton, 7 Feb 2012

    SCU's Bronco Battalion is again recognized as the most-excellent university-based officer training program with a MacArthur Award.