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2019 Day of Giving—An Inspiring 24 Hours!

We asked you to stand for something big. And you went All In! In a single day, our Bronco community made a total of 5,747 gifts, completing 15 challenges to raise over $2 million for SCU. THANK YOU Broncos for going All In for SCU! See the results »


Alumni News

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Heart by Heart

In his final State of the University address, University President Michael E. Engh, S.J., spoke of discovery, progress, and a vision for the future. He reflected on his time at SCU and challenged the Bronco community to continue to build a better world “heart by heart.” Watch the presentation or read his remarks »

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Thank You Fr. Engh

We want to hear from you! As Fr. Engh closes out a memorable decade as University president, help us say goodbye and show him our Bronco love by sharing your own reflections or favorite stories. Your kind words will be included in a personalized memory book he can cherish forever. Submit yours today »

Spring into Service

To celebrate the Alumni Association’s 138th birthday, we invite all Broncos to follow the call of St. Ignatius through serving our communities as part of our Alumni for Others program. This April, we’re offering 20 projects across the nation in areas including the Bay Area, Sacramento, Southern California, Chicago, Portland, Denver, Boston, and Washington, D.C. Help make a difference »


Illuminate: SCUs Thought Leader Blog

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Cartographers of the Church

By Elizabeth Drescher
SCU students are mapping religion and spirituality in California in a project that moves religion beyond the classroom.

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The Theology of Marriage

By Frederick J. Parrella
Love is not an attachment based on need, but on care. Prof. Parrella reflects on decades of teaching about marriage »



Santa Clara Magazine

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A Journey for Justice

A long way to travel: The Jesuit School of Theology’s first domestic immersion trip brought students face-to-face with America’s struggle with racism along the Civil Rights Trail. Join the journey »

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(NBA) Change Agent

SCU’s Bill Duffy on representing 30 NBA, 100 International Players: “Not For the Faint of Heart.” Read more about how this alumnus and 2019 Bronco Legend takes on hard jobs.


Alumni Events

Mar
14
San Francisco: Innovating with a Mission

Reconnect with fellow Broncos and learn more about Santa Clara’s vision for the future.

Mar
15
Sacramento: St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon

Join alumni from SCU, USF, and St. Mary’s for this fun annual tradition.

Mar
15
Peninsula: Paint and Sip Night

Enjoy a glass of beer or wine while you make a painting of Mission Santa Clara. No experience needed.

Mar
16
East Bay: Ignatian Yoga and Lenten Day of Reflection

Merge Ignatian Spirituality, yoga, and quiet reflection to connect your mind, body, and spirit.

Mar
21
Portland: Innovating with a Mission

Learn about SCU’s vision for the future and hear from special guest, bioengineering associate professor Prashanth Asuri.


University News

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Sheen to Address Grads

Seniors now have one more reason to look forward to their commencement ceremony: Martin Sheen will address the graduating class. Best known for his award-winning acting, Sheen is also a social and political activist and a tireless advocate for justice whose values deeply reflect the Catholic, Jesuit mission to serve the world. Read more »

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A Leader in Legal Ed

Santa Clara University’s School of Law has long held a reputation of distinction in technology law, programs for students of social justice and public interest, Northern California Innocence Project exonerations, and business and entrepreneurship law. Now, PreLaw Magazine has identified three additional areas of excellence. Find out what they are »

Rest in Peace Fr. Tollini

The University community mourns the loss of Professor Emeritus Fred Tollini, S.J., a longtime faculty member at SCU. A beloved teacher and director, he was known for encouraging his students to forge connections between theatre and spirituality. View his Celebration of Life from SCU’s Department of Theatre & Dance.

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