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Grand Art for a Grand Building: Santa Clara University art and art history students start classes Sept. 19 in the beautiful new Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building, which features a grand sculpture by artist Dale Chihuly. Photo by Joanne Lee/Santa Clara University


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  • JST Dean Kevin O'Brien, S.J.

    Theology in Dialogue with a Beautiful and Broken World.

    A chat with Kevin O'Brien, S.J., new dean of the Jesuit School of Theology

    Jesuit School of Theology Dean Kevin O'Brien, S.J., enjoys helping students talk across differences.

  • Taking the Lead

    A Q&A with Dr. Sabrina Zirkel, the new dean of the School of Education and Counseling Psychology

    Dean Sabrina Zirkel says a combination of curiosity and constant reflection makes an educator more successful.

  • Alexandria Petterson, SCU Law 2016 IL

    Bar None

    Santa Clara University School of Law's newest class of first-year students is a diverse, driven bunch

    Aug. 22 was the first day of classes for the 246 full-time and 26 part-time new students at Santa Clara Law.

    Recent Headlines

    Arts District Celebration

    Excitement stirs around SCU's community celebration for the opening of the Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building and the launch of the SCU Arts District

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    It Pays to be a Bronco

    Survey shows that Santa Clara University undergraduate alumni earn among the top 2 percent of salaries nationwide.

    Michelle Stecker, assoc. dir. Miller Center

    Miller Center Appoints Correnti and Stecker to Key Posts

    New hires at Miller Center will advance efforts to get more capital to social entrepreneurs, and develop new courses for students in social entrepreneurship.

    Bannan Institute Common Good logo

    Is There a Common Good in Our Common Home?

    Lectures, speakers, and podcasts will explore the “common good” in today’s racial, economic, gender, and environmental concerns.

    John Kohler, director of impact capital

    Miller Center Impact Investment Expert Kohler Speaks at JOIM Conference Sept. 27

    Miller Center's John Kohler will speak to professional investors about "impact investing."

    U.S. News & World Report Ranks Santa Clara University No. 2 in the West

    The rankings are in for 2016-17 and SCU holds firm at No. 2 in the West