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News & Events

Our faculty, staff, and students make headlines every day, both on and off campus.

If you have a tip for coverage of SCU in the news that we may have missed, please contact the Media Relations team.

    Recent Headlines

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    Engineering School Dean Alfonso Ortega Announces Decision to Return to Villanova University

    Search for new dean to commence soon, following Dean Ortega's decision to return to his prior post.

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    Santa Clara University Elects Three New Trustees

    Bill Duffy ’82, Sue Valeriote ’77, and Paul Vu, S.J. ’11 M.Div., ’12 S.T.L., were elected to the SCU Board of Trustees.

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    New Leader for SCU Marketing and Communications

    
Experienced Silicon Valley marketing professional Celine Schmidek has been named AVP of Marketing and Communication

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    Veteran Communication and Journalism Leader Named Executive Director of Santa Clara University’s Markkula Center for Applied Ethics

    Donald Heider, experienced author and educator on digital ethics in journalism, will lead SCU's Markkula Center for Applied Ethics starting Aug. 15.

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    Be Different, Ethics Expert Kirk Hanson Tells SCU Class of 2018

    Outgoing Ethics Center leader Kirk Hanson urged SCU grads to embrace and nurture what makes them different.