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The Bronco Family Welcomes President Julie Sullivan

A proven leader in Catholic higher education and an internationally recognized scholar, Julie Sullivan starts her tenure as the first layperson and woman president in Santa Clara University history on July 1.

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Meet the Incoming President

A proven leader in Catholic higher education and an internationally recognized scholar, Julie H. Sullivan is the first layperson and woman president in Santa Clara University's 171-year history. Sullivan has served as president of the University of St. Thomas for the past nine years where she has created innovative academic programs and championed social innovation.

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