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November 2014

  • Santa Clara University Alum wins prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

    Aven Satre Meloy '13 was also won the Nobili Award and a Fulbright Teaching Assistantship

    A Santa Clara University graduate is among good company, winning the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship announced this weekend. Aven Satre Meloy ‘13 joins a long list of successful leaders to win the prize including former President Bill Clinton and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristoff. Rhodes scholars receive funding to study at Oxford University in England.

  • GTU Programs on World Religions Will Benefit JST Students

    The Graduate Theological Union (GTU, which includes the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University, is creating eight new initiatives that will expand faculty and programs in the study of Hindu, Sikh, Jain, Mormon and Buddhist religions, as well as in Dharma Studies.

  • Santa Clara University Receives $10 Million Gift and Leading Online Entrepreneurship Course Content

    University Will Create the My Own Business Institute and Expand Global Small Business Education Programs

    Santa Clara University received the generous gift of Phil and Peggy Holland's free online small business course content and business-training website,, and $10 million to expand and improve the course and create the My Own Business Institute (MOBI) and a fellows program.

  • Katharine and George Alexander Professorship Created

    Gift honors the late former dean of Santa Clara University School of Law, George J. Alexander

    A $2 million gift from Katharine V. Alexander in honor of her beloved late husband George J. Alexander, will help create the Katharine and George Alexander Professorship of Law.