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Your Alumni Voice Matters

The goal of the new Alumni Strategic Plan is to provide relevant and useful content, programs, and events that engage and enable you to feel close to SCU, even if you don't live close by. We'd like your input, advice, and great ideas! Read the plan and join the webinar on Feb. 15 to hear our story and help shape the next steps.

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Help Greet New Broncos

We are looking for enthusiastic alumni to help connect with our newly admitted students by taking part in the New Student Welcome Program. Participants will reach out to 10–12 students before they make their college decisions. You could be the reason they choose to come to Santa Clara!


Alumni News

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See #BeautifulSCU

Did you know we're on InstagramFollow us to stay up to date on our ever-changing campus landscape and photos of Santa Clara friends and family. Feel the nostalgia »

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On the Big Screen

The Winchester Mystery House is the stuff of local legend. This February, producer Brett Tomberlin ’03 helps bring the story to the big screen in Winchester: The House that Ghosts Built »

Guided Lenten Reflection

Santa Clara University’s Jesuit School of Theology presents A Heart Renewed: Daily Lenten Prayer, an online retreat with daily reflections emailed to you each morning. Sign up or learn more »

Broncos at Spring Training

The San Francisco Giants take on the Oakland Athletics in the “Battle for the Bay:” Spring Training edition! Join fellow Broncos in Scottsdale on March 17 for food and drinks before walking to the stadium for first pitch! Learn more and register »


Illuminate: SCU's Thought Leader Blog

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Jeff Mitchell

Our newest thought leader, Jeff Mitchell, has been the senior associate athletics director for 12 years. Jeff is the co-author of the textbook Sport, Ethics and Leadership, published in July 2017, and he has been an accomplished public-address announcer for 20 years. Check out his first Illuminate article, “How a Linebacker’s Call for Soft Bread Shaped Me as a Leader” »


Santa Clara Magazine

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The Lesson for Today

Education, data, and a Silicon Valley solution to help teachers.

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Little but Fierce

Giannina Ong ’18 shares what being a Bronco means to her.

Alumni Events

Feb
13
Monterey/Salinas: 14th Annual Dinner

Professor of Religious Studies Frederick Parrella shares thoughts on the Theology of Marriage.

Feb
15
Santa Clara Valley: Real Estate Alumni Group Mixer

Join us for this inaugural South Bay event and connect with fellow Broncos in your industry.

Feb
21
Las Vegas: Golden Knights Hockey

Gather for a pre-game reception, then head over to watch the game with alumni, parents, and friends of SCU.

Feb
24
East Bay: Men's Basketball vs. St. Mary’s

Enjoy a pregame tailgate and then head over to McKeon Pavilion to watch the game.

Feb
28
San Francisco: Young Alumni Career Transition Workshop

Learn strategies to pull off a successful career transition and expand your Bronco network.


University News

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Speak Freely and Listen

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics is exploring the complexities of free speech and civil discourse as students, faculty, staff, and special guests address ethical challenges and seek ways to build community. Join the dialogue by reading “The Power of Our Voices,” a blog by SCU seniors, and take advantage of the center’s multitude of educational resources.

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SCU History Goes Digital

There's no doubt about it: Santa Clara University has a rich and interesting past. Now that history is even easier to access thanks to the digitization of The Santa Clara student newspaper. All 2,367 issues dated from 1922 to 2013 are available online. Learn more about the project or search the database for a walk down memory lane.

Looking for the Common Good

In its fourth season of INTEGRAL podcasts, the Bannan Institute explores environmental justice and the common good. Check out the newest podcasts (or catch up on previous episodes) to explore more of the question: Is there a common good in our common home?

The Power of Mindfulness

In her TEDtalk, professor of counseling psychology Shauna Shapiro weaves together ancient wisdom and modern neuroscience to demonstrate how mindfulness can effect positive change. Watch to learn more »

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