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  • Summit Success

    The first Latino Education Summit: Silicon Valley started a conversation about the challenges, opportunities, and promises of the educational pipeline for Latino children, parents, and the working poor.



    A 1962 graduate of Immaculate Conception High School, Sr. Angelo Collins spent the first 15 years of her distinguished career in education as a high school science teacher.

  • Professor Dale Larson

    What it takes to be a Hospice Volunteer

    Psychology professor Dale Larson had some unsettling news for the Tidewell Hospice volunteers who came to his recent appearances in Southwest Florida: "You're not normal." But he had advice for them that could apply to any of us hoping to console someone who suffers a terrible loss.

  • SCU continues pursuit of multicultural learning with Difficult Dialogue Series

    After an eye-opening experience in her multiculturalism class that led her to a great deal of introspection, SCU Counseling Psychology student Daniela Velasquez took a portion of SCU’s mission to heart: “to serve and advocate with underrepresented, underserved, and disenfranchised populations locally and globally.”

  • Excellence in Catholic Education and Leadership (ExCEL)

    ExCEL is an innovative program that creates pathways for outstanding individuals to teach in K-8 Catholic schools, while earning a Master of Arts in Teaching with a California Teaching Credential from Santa Clara University’s School of Education and Counseling Psychology.

  • Kathy Liu Sun on Common Core Math

    Kathy Liu Sun, a professor here at Santa Clara University's Education Department, wrote an article in The Washington Post about how the method teachers are using for preparing students for the Common Core math sections are far from ideal.

  • Shauna Shapiro: Upcoming Publications

    Shauna Shipro has five book chapters being published this year. The studies she co-authored highlight meditation, mindfulness, and positive psychology in regards to mental health.

  • Cheryl McElvain, Ed.D.'s Recent Publications

    Professor McElvain, Ed. D.'s recent publications discuss the challenges that Latino and Latina students face in the education system, and provides insight into solutions that would directly help reduce the educational gap.

Upcoming Deadlines

Fall 2016 Deadlines
Counseling Psychology Programs May 13, 2016
All Education Programs May 13, 2016
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