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Among the missing: An art installation and vigil was held in remembrance of Mexico's 43 missing students and teachers.

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    Meningitis Update for SCU Campus

    Letters from County Health and SCU on meningitis cases.

    Meningococcal infection has been confirmed in three SCU students, two of whom remain hospitalized in fair condition. We continue to work very closely with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department and are providing for meningococcal Meningitis B vaccinations for students in the Leavey Center, among other measures.

  • Seven Lessons from Sports Legends

    Antics, sportsmanship, the dreaded wink—and the makings of Super Bowl and World Cup greatness.

    Lessons abound at a pre-Super Bowl lunchtime event Jan. 26 with sports legends George Seifert, Ronnie Lott, Brandi Chastain and more.

  • Fellow Britton Schwartz and 3 IRHC students attend Inter-American Commission on Human Rights water-rights event in D.C.

    Water As a Human Right

    Santa Clara Law's International Human Rights Clinic says clean, accessible and affordable water is a human right for Americans and the world.

    The national crisis over Flint, Michigan’s lead-contaminated water shines a spotlight on a growing problem, one which Santa Clara University’s International Human Rights Clinic has been actively fighting for the past year.

Recent Headlines

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Event Honoring Football’s 50th Big Game Being Held Feb. 6 at Santa Clara University

A few miles from Levi's Stadium on Feb. 6, Santa Clara University is proud to be co-hosting South Bay pregame festivities.

Santa Clara University Experts Available for Super Bowl 50 in Silicon Valley

SCU experts can discuss the iconic Mission Church, the technology companies that drive Silicon Valley, the religious and ethnic diversity of the region, and more.

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Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Lessons from the Upper Echelons of Sport

Santa Clara University will host a luncheon lecture and panel focused on leadership, ethics and life lessons learned by sports all-stars including the former head coach who took the San Francisco 49’ers to their last two Super Bowl victories.

2016 Alexander Prize to be Awarded to Maria Foscarinis

The founder of a center that uses the power of the law to prevent and combat homelessness will be the recipient of the 2016 Katharine and George Alexander Law Prize from Santa Clara University School of Law.

Trustee and Ignatian Center speaker

The Consequences of Inequality

The world is seeing growth in economic and social inequality worldwide. What are the implications? A Feb. 11 lecture draws on recent social science scholarship and Catholic social teaching to address the question “Is there a common Good?”

Shannon Vallor Wins 2015 World Technology Award in Ethics

Santa Clara University Associate Professor of Philosophy, Shannon Vallor, has been awarded the 2015 World Technology Award in Ethics.