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Pack Your Bags

Join us for an unforgettable trip to Ashland, Oregon, in August 2019 as part of the Alumni Travel Program. Attend a variety of shows at the Shakespeare Festival, gain insights from theatre professor Aldo Billingslea, share some meals with fellow Broncos, and explore all the area has to offer. Learn more about the trip »


Alumni News

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Honoring a Bronco Legend

Join us Feb. 23 to honor the achievements of this year’s Bronco Legend, William “Bill” Duffy ’82. A former basketball player and SCU Hall of Fame member, Bill is now one of the top sports agents in the NBA. Learn more and register to attend this fun, family-friendly event.

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Last Call for Nominations

We need leaders like YOU to help ensure the Alumni Association is serving all of our Broncos well. Submit your self-nomination for the Alumni Board of Directors by Jan. 15. Have a friend who would be a perfect candidate? Encourage him or her to self-nominate before time runs out.

Young Alumni Career Transitions

Are you 5-10 years post-graduation and looking for a new job—or perhaps a new career? You’re not alone. According to LinkedIn, young professionals change jobs an average of four times in their first decade of work. If a new career is on your mind, join us March 27 in San Jose to learn strategies for a successful transition. Register now »

Help Welcome the Class of 2023

We want to make sure every newly admitted student feels the Bronco love with a congratulatory phone call, text, or email. Volunteer for our New Student Welcome Program and help us connect with our next generation of Broncos.

Jesuit College Alumni in Congress

As the 116th Congress takes its seat, 10 percent carry degrees from Jesuit institutions, including Broncos Zoe Lofgren J.D ’75 and Jimmy Panetta J.D ’96 in the U.S. House of Representatives as well as House Chaplain Patrick Conroy, S.J., JST ’83Learn more and find a full list of Jesuit-educated alumni in Congress.


Illuminate: SCUs Thought Leader Blog

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For 2019: Revive Your Faith in Others

By Michael E. Engh, S.J.
Train yourself to have faith in those outside of your family and friends. Fr. Engh offers us a challenge »

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Mission to Mars Lands with Help from SCU Alum, Student

By Phil Kesten
The robotic explorer will study how the Red Planet formed and its seismic activity. Find out more »


Santa Clara Magazine

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Pushing Change

MECh-A El Frente celebrates 50 years of fighting for change and making a home for students. Learn about its founding in Santa Clara Magazine »

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Returning Soon: The Hut

For decades The Hut played a special role in campus life—for better or for worse. Now it’s reopening as a restaurant with craft beers and cocktails. Learn more »


Alumni Events

Jan
11
San Francisco: Young Alumni Happy Hour

Catch up with fellow Broncos at the tropically inspired Del Mar in the heart of the Marina district.

Jan
14
Santa Clara Valley: The Meaning of the Mass

Take advantage of a six-week series created by Bishop Robert Barron elucidating the history, rituals, and beauty of attending Mass.

Jan
22
Santa Clara Valley: Young Alumni Get Finance Fit in 2019

Enjoy food and drinks while you learn how to plan, save, and pay off debt from financial advisor Joe Guttadauro ’84.

Jan
27
San Francisco: Mass and Brunch

Celebrate Mass with Jack Treacy, S.J. ’77, then brunch at the St. Francis Yacht Club.


University News

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Dean Tahmassebi Steps Down

Debbie Tahmassebi, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences since August 2015, will step down this summer to assume the role of Provost of Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah. During her tenure at SCU, Dean Tahmassebi has done much to advance student learning and to encourage faculty scholarship. Read more about her impressive accomplishments at SCU »

The Ethics of Wildfires

Over the last decade, wildfire conditions have been steadily worsening around the globe. In the aftermath of California’s devastating Camp Fire, the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics has published seven articles addressing key issues surrounding these megafires. Learn more »

Impact Investing

Are you looking for smart ways to combine personal investment choices with meaningful social and environmental impact? Look no further. This January, the Silicon Valley Executive Center within the Leavey School of Business launches a new Pathways to Impact Investing certificate designed to do just that.

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