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Top 10 Stories of 2019

From the Hut, to Hamilton, to books and travel, here are the Bronco Connect stories that really hit home with our alumni family. Read more of what you love »

Alumni News

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Alumni Award Honorees

Each year we commend Broncos who have gone above and beyond in their service to the Alumni Association, the University, and their community. Congratulations to this year’s Alumni Award recipients: Tracy Langley ’97Vicki Pope ’77, and Paul Neilan ’70Read more about these prestigious awards »

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And the Winner Is…

Last month we asked: “Which residence hall did you live in?” With a resounding response from more than 550 enthusiastic Broncos, the results are in. Swig Hall is our winner with more than 290 replies, followed by Dunne with 141 and Graham with 120! For more fun facts, and endless reasons to love SCU, follow us on social »

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Spring into Service

In April, we celebrate a Month of Service. Join an Alumni for Others volunteer opportunity near you and work with fellow Broncos to create positive change by building a more humane, gentle, and sustainable world. If you want to be a project lead or if you have a great idea for a service opportunity, contact Sarah Bonini J.D. ’93 to lend a hand.

Alumni Events: Behind the Scenes

We’ve got loads of events happening around the world all year long. No one can join them all. Now you can check out behind-the-scenes footage of awesome alumni experiences in our Instagram stories. Follow us on Instagram to be among the first to see future coverage.

Santa Clara Magazine

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Calling All Wine People

We are looking for Santa Clara alumni in the wine industry. Share your story! What do you do? Why do you love it? Want to promote your work in an upcoming web feature? Get clicking »

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The Apple of Intelligence

If making—and appreciating—art makes us human, what happens when we get help making a masterpiece from something unhuman? Take a look into the future of art and AI »

Alumni Events

Santa Clara Valley: Family Fellowship, Pizza, and PJ Party

Attend Mass in the Mission with your family, then head to Bannan Alumni House for a fun family movie night.

Palm Springs: Mass, Brunch, and Meet the President

Take part in Mass presided by University President Kevin O’Brien, S.J., and enjoy brunch with fellow Broncos.

Boise: Men’s Basketball Game Watch

Connect with friends new and old while you cheer on the Broncos against the BYU Cougars.

Seattle: Second Annual Mini Golf and Duffleboard Experience

Challenge your Bronco buddies to an epically fun game night.

Phoenix: Broncos Do Spring Training

Enjoy a reception with fellow Broncos then watch the Giants take on the Anaheim Angels in this preseason game.

University News

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New Leadership for JST

Joseph Mueller, S.J., rector of Marquette University’s Jesuit Community, has been appointed dean of SCU’s Jesuit School of Theology (JST) in Berkeley. A seasoned administrator and professor, Fr. Mueller brings broad theological, pastoral, managerial, and administrative experience that will serve him well as he leads JST towards ambitious goals. Learn more »

State of the University

University President Kevin O’Brien, S.J., will speak to the Santa Clara community in his first State of the University address on Feb. 18 at 4 p.m. Live stream the event or watch on the University's home page to learn the latest about what’s happening at SCU.

Receive Daily Lenten Prayers in Your Inbox

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 and learn more »

Rest in Peace

Please join us in remembering Jeffrey Baerwald, S.J., Paul Goda, S.J., and Michel Saad, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, who passed away last month. Each was an important part of Santa Clara and touched many lives. They will be greatly missed by our Bronco community.

Illuminate: How Rituals Help Heal Grief

Rituals are an important way to find meaning after loss. Prof. David B. Feldman, chair of SCU’s counseling and psychology department, posits four questions to help you develop a simple practice that has strong personal meaning. Discover more about the power of rituals »

Alumni Benefits

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Get all your favorite Santa Clara gear at The Bronco Corner Bookstore. Whether it's clothing or gifts, you can find the perfect item to express your Santa Clara pride. Sign up at and get 10% off Bronco gear. Shop online now!

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University Credit Union is proud to be the official financial institution of Santa Clara University. SCU alumni are eligible for membership. Learn more about the products, services, and benefits University Credit Union has to offer.


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