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Virtual Vintage is Back!

Tickets go on sale August 9 for Virtual Vintage Santa Clara, which we'll celebrate at 1:30 p.m. PDT on Saturday, Sept. 11! Golden State Warriors “hype man” Franco Finn ’99 will host the 38th annual food and wine festival, live from the Mission Gardens. Tune in for food demonstrations, wine tasting, interactive games, giveaways, and more. Wherever you are in the world, don’t miss this one-of-a-kind event. Save the date and get ready to purchase your tickets »


Alumni News

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Congratulations Grads!

Welcome to the Alumni Family, Class of 2021! Remember that while you were a student for a few years, you’re a Bronco for life. With more than 100,000 alumni worldwide, you can always find an eager Bronco waiting to connect with you. Tap into the Santa Clara network with a few easy steps. Get started now »

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Grand Reunion Returns

Grand Reunion is just around the corner, and we are thrilled to bring back some of your favorite Bronco traditions! Visit our Grand Reunion website and Facebook event for updates, safety protocols (coming soon), and all the information you need to plan your in-person (or virtual) weekend. Register now »

Books to Love by Bronco Authors

For our next reading period, the Alumni Book Club is offering a trio of books all written by Broncos! Choose from “Waiting at Hayden’s” by Riley Costello ’12, “The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini ’88, or “Sophia of Silicon Valley” by Anna Yen ’91. Read one (or more) between Aug. 5-Oct. 7, then sign in to our exclusive online forum to share your thoughts.

Maximize Your Job Search

Whether you’re new to the job market or looking for a change, SCU’s Career Center is in your corner. From networking to crafting your story, the Career Center offers six job search strategies to help you take the next step on your professional path.

Remembering Dr. Robert Pfeiffer ’53

With deep sorrow, we share the passing of Dr. Robert J. Pfeiffer ’53. A 40-year SCU faculty member and Super Bronco, Dr. Pfeiffer served as Chemistry Department chair for 13 years. He received the Brutocao Award for Teaching Excellence, a Fulbright Professorship, and numerous additional honors for his teaching excellence. Learn more about the distinguished career of this beloved Bronco.


Virtual Events

Aug
10
Ignatian Adventure Retreat: Applications Due

Journey with fellow alumni as you live out the Spiritual Exercises and discover how faith and everyday life can thrive together. 

Aug
18
Virtual Examen with Fr. Jack Treacy ’77

Pray the Ignatian Examen with Fr. Treacy during this monthly opportunity for reflection.


University News

BD Wong: 2021-2022 Frank Sinatra Artist-in-Residence

BD Wong on Campus

Award-winning actor and activist BD Wong, the newly named Frank Sinatra Chair in the Performing Arts, is headed to campus this fall for the first in a series of residencies. Throughout the academic year—including during Grand Reunion weekend—he will share his talents and experiences with SCU students and the broader Bronco community. Learn more »

Finance for Everyday People

Even smart people make mistakes when it comes to their financial wellbeing. Santa Clara University professor of finance Meir Statman spoke to Joseph Anderson and Alan Clopine of “Your Money, Your Wealth” about how to avoid common investment pitfalls »


Alumni Benefits

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Don’t just shop local, shop Bronco! Whether you're looking for delicious food, wellness resources, handmade goods, or anything in between, the SCU alumni community is here to help. Check out the Bronco Business Registry for a growing list of alumni enterprises.

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University Credit Union is celebrating its 70th anniversary by giving back to the universities UCU serves. As a proud Santa Clara University partner, UCU will make a donation to the Bronco Food Pantry for every Bronco card issued. Certain restrictions apply. Learn more »

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