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Distinguished Alumni

It goes without saying that we have an incredible community of Broncos and many graduates who go on to do amazing things in the world. Visit our refreshed Notable Alumni section to discover more of our most prominent alumni or to nominate someone new.

Alumni News

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Managing Ethically 

We all face ethical challenges. Sharpen your knowledge and learn new skills from a source you trust—right from the comfort of your home or office. Sign up for our new “Online Classroom” course, exclusively for SCU alumni, titled “Ethics for Managers and Executives,” presented by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.

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SCU Rhodes Scholar

Congratulations to Sean Reilly ’16, one of 32 American Rhodes Scholars for 2018! He joins an impressive list of leaders who have won the scholarship, including fellow Broncos Arthur Hayes ’55Noelle Lopez ’09, and Aven Satre-Meloy ’13Find out more about Sean's plans to advance research on environmental change »

Serve Your Broncos

We’re looking for enthusiastic Broncos to help us better serve YOU, our incredible alumni community. Consider joining the Alumni Association Board of Directors. Self-nominate or suggest another stellar Bronco by Jan. 15, 2018.

Work Re-Imagined—SCU Alumni Webinar

Join us live tomorrow, Dec. 6, with career and wellness guru Jill Klees, M.A. ’95  to learn about portfolio careers, flexibility, work-life balance and how these approaches may increase your job happiness. Get your questions answered in this live interactive webinar, exclusively for Broncos. Spots are limited, register today »

Has Switchboard Helped You?

Sharing your success stories helps others see the value of using Switchboard and makes it a more useful platform for all Broncos. So be sure to click “add success story” under the post where you found success! Not on Switchboard yet? Join now to ask for what you want or to offer what you have to give »

Welcome the Class of 2022

Help us give a big Bronco welcome to every admitted student by taking part in the New Student Welcome Program. Our goal is to connect with each new Bronco before they make their college decision. You could be the reason they choose to come to SCU!

Illuminate: SCU's Thought Leader Blog

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iPhone, We Need to Talk

By Christopher Kitts
In this cheeky article, Prof. Chris Kitts shares fatherly advice to 10-year-old iPhone and even encourages him to be a good big brother to Apple Watch. Read Chris’s advice »

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3 Mindfulness Tips to Reduce Work-Related Stress

By Dean Ku M.A. '09
Work can be exceedingly stressful with so many meetings, calls, emails, and deadlines. Career Center Assistant Director Dean Ku M.A. '09 shares three easy ways to practice mindfulness to help reduce your stress levels.

Santa Clara Magazine

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Give Them a Voice

Khaled Hosseini '88, author of The Kite Runnertalks writing, refugees, and his hopes and fears for Afghanistan »

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Rebel Rebel

Caroline Robinson ’08 found creative freedom and fulfillment in one of Hollywood's iconic franchises: Star Wars.

Alumni Events

Sacramento: Annual Christmas Reception

Celebrate the holidays with food, drinks, and fellow Broncos.

Santa Clara Valley: Alumni Night at Leavey

Relive your student days with a seat in The Rodeo student section as men's basketball plays Portland State. Use code RRAlumni

Santa Clara Valley: Advent Afternoon of Reflection

Take a prayerful pause and reflect on the gifts of the season with Rob Scholla, S.J.

India: Holiday Party

Join fellow alumni, parents, and friends of SCU for food and drinks in Bangalore.

London: Santa Clara Magazine Live

Join magazine contributor and Ignatian Center Executive Director Dorian Llywelyn, S.J., as we bring SCU to England!

University News

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Trust Indicators

As the veracity of news is increasingly called into question, SCU's Markkula Center for Applied Ethics is at the forefront of a new set of transparency standards that will help the public assess the quality and reliability of journalism. Learn more about The Trust Project and join us to celebrate the launch of the indicators on Dec. 12.

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Kirk Hanson Retires

After 16 years at the helm, Kirk Hanson will retire as executive director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics. Under Kirk's leadership, the center has become a prominent ethics organization that skillfully blends SCU's Jesuit, Catholic values with highly impactful programs. Learn more about Kirk's myriad accomplishments and what's ahead for the center »

Kindness Matters

In a world of heavy headlines, SCU psychology professor Thomas Plante suggests there’s one thing we can all do to help. Learn more about the power of kindness »

Seeing the World Through a Fresh Lens

SCU senior Jenna Salinas never considered herself a spiritual person. It wasn’t until she attended SCU and traveled on her first Immersion trip that Jenna began to see spirituality—and the world—differently. Read more about her story »

The Story Behind El Camino Real

We all know El Camino Real, the major thoroughfare running alongside the east side of campus. As the story goes, it's part of the historic road connecting the California Missions. But, is it true? Find out from history professor Robert M. Senkewicz »

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