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#MySCUAlumniStory

No matter what you’re doing or where you are in life, your time at SCU helped shape you. We want to hear your story. Share it on video or in writing and help us discover what SCU means to you. (And don’t forget to check in regularly as we collect more stories from our Bronco family!)

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Share Your SCU Pride

Broncos are everywhere! Snap a pic of yourself holding our 100,000+ alumni sign while on vacation, at an athletic event, or in your own backyard, and share it with the Bronco community using the hashtag #100Kscualumni. Bonus points for creativity! Print your sign today »


Alumni News

Grow Your Network at Grand Reunion

Looking for a chance to grow professionally? Grand Reunion offers opportunities like lunch with our new Entrepreneurship Alumni Group, a panel discussion with our Software Alumni Group, and a campus tour with the SCUBBA and Real Estate alumni groups, to name a few. Register now to take advantage of everything Grand Reunion has to offer »

NEW: SCU Alumni Email

You’ve asked, we’ve answered! SCU is proud to offer an email address designed specifically for our alumni. Use your new @alumni.scu.edu email address to help you stand out in the professional world or to share your Bronco pride with all your connections! Sign up now »

Giving Back

The Sobratos may have one of the best-known names in Silicon Valley, but did you know they are among the area’s largest philanthropists? Discover the myriad ways John A. ’60 and Susan Sobrato and their family have helped make Silicon Valley a better place »


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Nominate a Fellow Bronco

Each year the Alumni Awards honor individuals who are making a difference and whose good works may otherwise go unnoticed. With more than 100,000 Broncos worldwide, we need your help identifying the unsung heroes among us. Submit your nomination before Oct. 26 »

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How to Vote for Ethics

Learn to understand campaign ethics and identify forthright candidates in a free online course offered by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics in partnership with the Alumni Association. “Vote for Ethics: A How-to Guide for Votes,” runs Sept. 10 – Nov. 6 and takes just a couple hours to complete. Enroll today »

President's Reading List

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Summer is a time to rest, recharge and, for University President Michael E. Engh, S.J., read. Over the past few months, he has been exploring a wide variety of topics, ranging from history and science to leadership and theology. Some of the books on his list have been recommended by students or professors, others were written by SCU alumni, faculty, or parents. See his full list »


Illuminate: SCUs Thought Leader Blog

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Separating Facts About Clergy Abuse from Fiction

By Thomas Plante
Quality research data and industry best practices will help solve clerical abuse, keeping children safe from possible sex offenders inside and outside of the Catholic Church. Learn more »

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Playing Trade War Chicken

By Hersh Shefrin
Metaphorically, President Trump’s trade war policy involves the U.S. playing games of “chicken” with multiple parties around the world. But playing that game is risky. Find out why »


Santa Clara Magazine

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A Secret Place

Watch Jackie Gage ’13 explain how SCU influenced her as an artist.

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Tomorrow Never Knows

Chris Gregory was too young to die. But not to save five lives. Read his story »

Alumni Events

Sep
18
Santa Clara Valley: Alumni for Others Pig Jig Event Prep

Help NephCure Kidney International prepare for the first annual Silicon Valley Pig Jig fundraiser.

Sep
22
Los Angeles: Alumni for Others Homeboy 5K Walk-Run

Support Homeboy Industries by volunteering in the kids’ area during this fun event.

Sep
29
San Diego: 15th Annual SCU Night at the Padres

Enjoy a pregame reception at the home of Alison Cone ’96 and her family before heading to the ballpark.

Oct
5
Santa Clara Valley: First Friday Mass and Lunch

Attend Mass at the Mission Church followed by a catered lunch in Donohoe Alumni House.

Oct
6
Santa Clara Valley: Alumni for Others Pig Jig Volunteer Opportunity

Support NephCure Kidney International by volunteering at the first annual Silicon Valley Pig Jig BBQ competition and country music festival.


University News

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New University Trustees

At its June meeting, the Board of Trustees elected three Bronco alumni: sports agent Bill Duffy ’82, philanthropist and former pediatric nurse practitioner Susan Valeriote ’77, and Loyola Marymount University Assistant Dean of Students Paul Vu, S.J. ’11 M.Div., ’12 S.T.L. Discover more about our newest trustees »

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Ethics + Technology

Amid growing interest in the ethical challenges facing technology companies, the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics has introduced Ethics in Technology Practice, a project that provides free materials to encourage and support ethics training workshops in technology companies. Learn more »

Interim Dean for Engineering

Jon C. Strauss has joined the School of Engineering as interim dean while the University prepares to mount a national search for a permanent replacement. Strauss, who brings a wealth of leadership experience, arrives at what provost Dennis Jacobs calls a “pivotal moment.” Find out more »

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