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Silvia Figueira

Associate Professor, Computer Engineering

The buzzing locale and opportunity to research with students prompts engineer professor to join SCU community.

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Sandra Figueroa Renteria '03

Sociology major

Sociology major's field work at a women's shelter grounds her decision to go the social service route.

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Alex Fischer '10

Mechanical Engineering major

Mechanical engineering students create the future of vending machines: sustainable, innovative, and cool.

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Kellie Flint '08

Philosophy major, Studio Art major

Philosophy and studio art major journeys to Costa Rica to study primates and praises her range of experiences at SCU.

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Agustin Fonts '08

Electrical Engineering major

Hands-on experience laying solar panels cements alumnus' career in renewable energy technology.

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Chris Freeburg '11

Biology major, International Development major

Can Chris Freeburg eliminate plastic water bottles on campus?

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Amelia Fuller

Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry professor studies the shapes of proteins and research in the field encourages her to join Santa Clara.

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Randee Garber '08

Communication major

Alumna's hands-on experience putting on a show leads her to pursue an acting career in Hollywood.

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Annie Garrison '01

Math major

Math major publishes a topology paper as an undergraduate and now pursues teaching math education.

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Manoochehr Ghiassi

Professor, Information Systems

Information systems professor develops a model that predicts water distribution downtown.