Innovation Leader

Of course, the new leader of a top Silicon Valley engineering group is a Bronco. Jesuit educated, innovation forward.

Vishnu S. Pendyala Ph.D. ’18 has been elected to chair the Silicon Valley chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society. The institute is the largest technical society in the world and the hub for computer science, engineering, and technology innovation. As the chair of the chapter, Pendyala will help organize events and conferences featuring world-renowned researchers and experts, among other things.

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From the Law to the Page

S. Isabel Choi J.D. ’02 planned on becoming a judge. Now she’s an author with a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Cinematic Sisters

While sisters Malarie ’14 and Nia Howard ’15 always knew they’d be writers, Santa Clara’s communications department helped them discover their medium.