Santa Clara Snapshot: 2001
Happy birthday, Santa Clara: 150 years is something to celebrate, and there was plenty of birthday cake to go around. Photo from the SCU Archives.
- 4 honorary degrees presented in June to: Charmaine Williams ’89 (President, SCU Alumni Association, 2000–01), William H. Muller, S.J. (President, Bellarmine College Preparatory), Gordon E. Moore (Chairman Emeritus, Intel Corp.), and William J. Rewak, S.J. (President, Santa Clara University 1976–88)
- 13 residence halls
- 90 percent of campus connected to high-speed Internet and campus email
- 2,500 people gathered for a Memorial Liturgy in the Mission Gardens on Sept. 17 to pay tribute to the victims of Sept. 11, 2001
- 4,477 undergraduates enrolled
- 60,412 alumni
Sept. 11, 2001
Lives lost on a fateful day.
|Deora Bodley. Courtesy Derrill
Bodley and Deborah Borza.
|Cap. Lawrence D. Getzfred '71.
Courtesy of the U.S. Navy.
The U.S. Peace Corps turned 50 this year, with more than 340 Santa Clara grads (and faculty and staff) having served as volunteers.
Public defenders in the Homicide Task Force in Chicago have some answers about representing accused murderers.
SCU's poet-president returns to the Mission Campus as chancellor.
The Center for Science, Technology, and Society tracks where off-the-grid solutions are lighting the way.
Fifty years ago, Santa Clara admitted the first class of women into its undergraduate program. Gerri Beasley '65 shares some memories.