Alyse is the Campus Minister for Residence Life and Graduate Students. She is originally from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Alyse holds Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and Theology as well as a Master of Arts in Higher Education with a concentration in Spirituality, Faith, and Formation all from Boston College. Prior to working at Santa Clara, Alyse has worked at a couple of other Jesuit institutions including College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA) and Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH).
In her role at Santa Clara, Alyse coordinates the Spirituality Facilitator program in the RLCs and provides offerings for community building amongst graduate students and learning more about how Santa Clara is a unique place to receive a graduate degree because of it’s Jesuit identity. Alyse is passionate about having conversations with graduate and undergraduate students about the big questions in life, finding purpose, and meaning making regardless of faith or spiritual tradition.
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