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Alumni Events Offer Perks, Fun, Learning, and Service

Your Alumni Association offers abundant opportunities year-round to connect with fellow Broncos and SCU through a range of events, including exclusive tours, hands-on community service opportunities, insightful career panels, reflective spiritual retreats, and lively sporting events. There’s something for everyone! Discover what’s happening near you »

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SCU Switchboard Tips

We'll share tips and tricks periodically to help you make the most of our newest engagement platform, Switchboard. Did you know you can select "Edit Interests" in your profile to set preferences and receive notifications about the types of posts that interest you most? Not on SCU's Switchboard yet? Sign up now to ask for what you need or offer what you have, exclusively for the Bronco community!


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Month of Service

SCU's Alumni for Others (AFO) program invites all Broncos to follow the call of St. Ignatius through serving our communities. In concert with the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities Month of Service program, we're offering 10 projects in cities across the nation including San Jose, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. Join us to help make a difference »

SCU Alumni Webinar: Get Inspired! Self-Care Tips at Work

Taking care of yourself at work not only makes you more productive it also makes you happier and more successful! Join us live on May 10 to hear tips from career and wellness guru Jill Klees, M.A. '95 and get answers to your questions on this topic during an interactive webinar, exclusively for Broncos.

Find Us in Santa Clara Magazine

You can visit our website, peruse our e-news, attend events, or follow us on social media to stay connected to your Bronco family. Now there's one more way to access the latest alumni happenings—the spring issue of Santa Clara Magazine! Take a look at the print edition (pgs. 60-61) or check out the digital version to learn more about cool offerings and new developments. 

Distinguished Engineering Alumni

Congratulations to Richard DeBlasio ’72 BSEE, Bill Holt ’79 MSME, and Scott Santarosa, S.J. ’88 BSCE, recipients of the 2017 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award, which recognizes graduates who set themselves apart in their professions, communities, and service to the University.

Illuminate: SCU's Thought Leader Blog

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Happy Birthday to Two!

How many people must be in a group for there to be a 50-50 chance that two will have been born on the same day in the same month? Find out the answer from physics professor Phil Kesten »


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Three Megatrends of Entrepreneurship: Good News and Bad News

By Drew Starbird MBA '84
Recent entrepreneurship in the U.S. is facing some troubling trends. Drew Starbird MBA ’84 suggests a couple things we can do as a University and community to address these challenges »

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Three Major Ways Social Media Is Changing Journalism

By Kurt Wagner '12
Social media hasn’t just changed the way we consume news, it’s also changed the way we create news. Read how »

Santa Clara Magazine

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STEM and Her

Tech firms invest billions in education but miss the mark helping minorities and women enter tech. Janice Zdankus MBA ’93, VP of Quality at Hewlett Packard Enterprises, has a solution » 

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Family Business

Nate Kratch ’15 had an outstanding year for the Broncos, but he's got nothing on his grandma. Read his story »

Alumni Events

Los Angeles: Bronco Bench Golf Tournament

Help support Bronco student-athletes with a day on the green followed by dinner.

Santa Clara Valley: First Friday Mass and Lunch

Join us for Mass in the Mission followed by lunch at the Donohoe Alumni House.

Palm Springs: Alumni for Others

Serve others by helping sort food donations at FIND Food Bank.

Alumni Association: The President's Dinner

Join us for a special evening honoring the 2017 Alumni Award recipients and members of the President’s Club.

National Day of Service

Take part in a National Day of Service by joining fellow Broncos in Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Jose to help those in need.

San Francisco: 27th Annual SCU Day at the Giants

Enjoy a catered tailgate by Compadres Rio Grille before watching the Giants take on the Padres.

University News

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Business Undergraduates Win Big

SCU business students rose to the challenge when Unilever, the parent company of more than 400 brands, announced its 2016–17 Unigame business case competition. Not only did two teams from SCU make the finals, they took first and third overall. Now they’re moving on to the international finals. Learn more »

Help Us Honor Bronco Teaching Excellence

Alumni are invited to nominate an outstanding professor for the Louis and Dorina Brutocao Award for Teaching Excellence. This annual award recognizes exceptional faculty who promote intellectual curiosity, foster a zest for learning, and make deep connections beyond the classroom. Make your nomination by April 24 »

Top Marks for SCU's MBA Program

Following last year’s significant overhaul of the program, SCU’s part-time MBA is now ranked among the highest in the country according to U.S. News & World Report magazine.  

Engineering Expectations

In the field of engineering, women are often underestimated, according to current sophomore Shiyin Lim. But, it doesn’t have to be that way, she says. Based on her experience at SCU, Lim knows that women are more than capable of meeting the highest expectations.

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