Wednesday, May. 15, 2013
A year-long program to improve outcomes at San Jose-area Catholic schools is being offered through a new Academy of Blended Learning, a collaboration between the Diocese of San Jose and the School of Education and Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University.
Tuesday, May. 14, 2013
Several Santa Clara University School of Law professors are available to discuss Supreme Court decisions that are expected over the next several weeks.
Monday, May. 13, 2013
Sister Dianne Bergant, CSA, a noted professor of Old Testament studies and expert in biblical literature, will be the commencement speaker at the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University (JST) May 25.
Monday, May. 6, 2013
Long-time criminal-justice reformer David Onek has been named the new executive director of the Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Santa Clara University School of Law.
Wednesday, May. 1, 2013
A 10-week summer program at Santa Clara University will teach business basics and career planning to college students looking to use their humanities or sciences studies in a business environment.
Monday, Apr. 22, 2013
Applications are now being accepted for GSBI Online, the online version of Santa Clara University's highly regarded, 11-year-old training program for worldwide social-entrepreneur ventures, the Global Social Benefit Incubator (GSBI).
Thursday, Apr. 18, 2013
Lisa Kloppenberg (photo by Andy Snow)
Lisa Kloppenberg, the former dean of the University of Dayton law school and an expert on mediation, dispute resolution, and reform of law-school education, has been chosen to be the next dean of Santa Clara University School of Law.
Wednesday, Apr. 17, 2013
Emmy Award-winning sports journalist, Tom Farrey, will be the master of ceremonies at a May 1 event honoring the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) and its CEO Jim Thompson, for contributions to the ethics of sports. The event is the Institute of Sports Law and Ethics' inaugural ETHOS award dinner.
Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2013
Exonerated man George Souliotes and his legal team (from left): Orrick Attorney Shannon Leong, NCIP Legal Director Linda Starr, Souliotes, Orrick Attorney Jimmy McBirney and former Orrick Attorney Megan Crane.
The Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Santa Clara University School of Law and Orrick, Herrington, & Sutcliffe, LLP announced that a California federal district court judge overturned the wrongful conviction of client George Souliotes for arson and triple murder. Souliotes, 72, has served 16 years of his sentence of three life terms without parole.
Thursday, Apr. 11, 2013
Leon and Sylvia Panetta, founders of the Panetta Institute for Public Policy in Monterey, Calif. will be honored at Santa Clara University’s 162nd commencement ceremony on June 15, at which the former Secretary of Defense will give the commencement address.