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    Abigail Alvarez '22 Wins Truman Scholarship

    SCU's first Truman Scholarship winner in 36 years is junior Abby Alvarez.

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    Ed Grier to Become Dean of Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University 

    The veteran executive and business-school leader joins LSB July 1.

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    Santa Clara University Excellence in Graduate Programs Recognized in U.S. News Rankings

    Santa Clara's MBA and law programs had strong showings in the annual ranking.

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    Alison M. Benders Chosen as First Vice President for Mission and Ministry at Santa Clara University

    An experienced educator, theologian, and leader, Dr. Benders becomes SCU's first VP for Mission and Ministry July 1.

    Newly named VP CDO Sha Duncan Smith on campus
    T. Shá Duncan Smith Named First V.P. of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Santa Clara University

    A proven strategist for change, T. Shá Duncan Smith will become SCU's first VP for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion July 1.

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    John and Susan Ocampo Donate $25 Million for STEM at Santa Clara University

    Tech entrepreneurs John ’79 and Susan Ocampo have donated $25 million for interdisciplinary STEM education.