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Senior Beau Scott has been named a 2019 Coro Fellow.

Senior Beau Scott Named 2019 Coro Fellow

Santa Clara University senior political science major Beau Scott has been named a Coro Fellow. One of 60 fellows nationwide, he will be spending nine months in San Francisco exploring a broad range of public sectors including government, business, electoral politics, organized labor, non-profit/philanthropy, and media.

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The Political Science Department blends traditional academic coursework with experiential learning opportunities like public and private sector internships, study abroad, and a Washington Semester Program where SCU students combine classroom learning with work at places like the Justice Department, international NGOs, the White House, and elsewhere.
Eoin Lyons at podium
“Fly Higher”

Political Science senior Eoin Lyons addresses the Class of 2019 as this year’s Valedictorian

SCU Student Senator, Double Major Creates Inclusive #BroncoPosi Campus Campaign

Inspired by Loyola Maryland and the #BodyPosi movement, Moezidis’ campaign is “part of a bigger movement”

Elena Radding
Alumni Spotlight: Elena Radding '18

Currently works as Staff Assistant for Congressman Ami Bera

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      Students in Action

      In late spring, students from Santa Clara University traveled to Burlingame, CA, to take part in the Model United Nations of the Far West Conference.

    Study in the Nation's Capital:

    Learn more about the Washington Semester at American University (AU) program! 

    Contact Us

    Address: Political Science Department
                   Santa Clara University
                   500 El Camino Real
                   Santa Clara, CA 95053-0335

    Campus Location: Vari Hall, Room 230

    Phone: 408-554-4508


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