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SCU Stories

Stories in the College of Arts and Sciences

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David Popalisky

Assistant Professor, Theater and Dance

Director of SCU's dance program helps students create meaning in movement.

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Stuart Poulter '08

History major

History major connects to campus by cheering alongside fellow Ruff Riders.

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Samantha Precup '09

Communication major, French and Francophone Studies minor

The endless study abroad options at Santa Clara cements communication major's decision to come here.

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Gabriel Sattayapiwat '09

Mathematics major, Asian American studies minor

Mathematics major takes his studies abroad to the hustle and bustle of China.

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Ed Schaefer

Professor, Mathematics and Computer Science

Cryptography and the AIDS epidemic in Africa are two strong areas of interest for this math professor.

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Richard Scott '88

Associate Professor, Mathematics and Computer Science

Seeing students understand the mathematical symmetry in nature is rewarding for math professor.

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Megan Scovil '10

Dance major, general business minor

Dance major and director helps talented individuals combine art and spirituality to produce a great show.

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Melissa Segura '01

Spanish Studies major, Communication major

Small town communications and Spanish major proves she can make it big through many internships and helpful professors.

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Carolyn Silberman

Artist-in-Residence/Lecturer, Theater and Dance

Lecturer for the theater department pushes talented students to find the connection between art and spirituality.

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Patricia Simone

Associate Professor, Psychology

Psychology professor's research suggests that the gap between young minds and old ones may not be that large.