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John Grippi ’62

John Grippi ’62, devoted husband and father, commercial developer and businessman, and retired U.S. Coast Guard Captain, died July 26, 2020. He was 80 years old. Born in Napa, John grew up exploring the vast outdoors around Mt. George and the Napa River alongside his younger sister, Janice. The Grippis owned a service station on Silverado […]

Matthew Owens J.D. ’11

The international law firm Withers is pleased to announce Santa Clara University School of Law alumnus Matthew Owens J.D. ’11 has been elevated to partner in the San Diego office as part of 12 total partner promotions across the firm’s global offices, effective January 1, 2021. Matthew earned his J.D. from Santa Clara and his […]

Nick Johnson ’05

Aside from being on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, Nick Johnson ’05, an emergency physician at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington, was a key member of the team that saved a hiker who’d been declared dead for 45-minutes after getting lost in below-freezing conditions on Mt. Rainier in November 2020.

Michael Bedolla ’06, J.D. ’14 & Christina Bedolla ’11, J.D. ’14

Nine years after meeting on the first day of law school, Michael Bedolla ’06, J.D. ’14, and Christina (Ginger) Bedolla ’11, J.D. ’14, welcomed their baby girl, Charlotte Marie, on November 21, 2020. As a future member of the Class of 2043, Baby Charlotte would become a fifth (Bedolla side) and third (Ginger side) generation […]

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Bronze Beauty

Bronze Beauty

Timi Sobrato created the untamable bronze Bronco—a piece that is gifted to members of the Founders Society.

In the People Business
In the People Business

Eugene “Gene” Ravizza ’50 grew Cupertino Electric into one of the largest electrical contracting firms in the nation with the help of a loyal team.

Even Kneeled
Even Kneeled

“What does change look like?” wrote Julie Johnston Ertz ’14 in a joint statement about her decision to kneel during the national anthem.

Survival Strategy
Survival Strategy

Fascinated by the little-known story of William Edward White, a Black man who passed as white to play professional baseball in 1879, Al Strane ’69 wrote a novel about it.

Atypical Talent
Atypical Talent

To adapt to the pandemic, the Autism Society of San Diego got creative to showcase talent and continue providing support to families living with autism.

In the Lab
In the Lab

Terri Wrin ’79 has spent decades in the lab searching for ways to address some of the world’s deadliest viruses, starting with HIV and now COVID-19.

Grandpa Bronco
Grandpa Bronco

Joe Biden’s grandfather helped mold him into the man he is. And Ambrose Finnegan? He was shaped by Santa Clara.

Words And Deeds
Words And Deeds

“I was a born a Black man. And some day, I’ll die a Black man. But I don’t want to die because I am a Black man,” said Lloyd Pierce ’98 at a protest for racial justice.

Make Space
Make Space

Just as the U.S. celebrates the 100th anniversary of women getting the right to vote, Santa Clara honors two women of its own.