History & Traditions
Chuck Hildebrand, 12 Jan 2012
On New Year’s Day 1937, a team from a little Jesuit school in the Santa Clara Valley stunned the sports world with an upset that won them the Sugar Bowl. And put their home on the map.
Winter 2012 | HISTORY & TRADITION
Jon Teel '12 , 1 Oct 2011
2001: Santa Clara celebrated its 150th year in June. That fall, the University mourned the victims of the September 11 attacks including student Deora Bodley and alumnus Lawrence Getzfred ’71.
Anne Federwisch , 1 Jul 2010
When Antonio Estremera ’72 came to Santa Clara in 1968, he intended to major in history, not make it.
Justine Macauley ’10 and Kellie Quist ’10, 10 Jan 2010
There were only four days of classes, three philosophy courses were required to graduate, and hundreds of students boycotted class to protest U.S. military action in Cambodia.
Sam Scott ’96, 9 Jan 2010
In 2010, the Catala Club celebrated 80 years of work and play. As a group, they’ve raised millions for scholarships—and they’re going strong.