Guadalupe Hall

The School of Education and Counseling Psychology gets a cool new HQ. And Carol Ann Gittens takes the helm as interim dean.

Guadalupe Hall is now HQ for the School of Education and Counseling Psychology. Serving as interim dean since this summer: Carol Ann Gittens, who was already an associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and an associate professor in the Liberal Studies program. Gittens is an expert on assessing institutional effectiveness and student learning outcomes. Her research focuses on the interface of critical thinking, motivation, mathematical reasoning, and academic achievement of adolescents and young adults from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds. She directs the college’s interdisciplinary minor in urban education.

From Scratch

The new leader of SCU’s adolescent mental health concentration wants to design better mental healthcare delivery systems to help more kids, now.

Green Is the New Black

Leaders in sustainable fashion shared career advice with student designers at SCU’s popular EcoFashion Show.

Hop 2 It

How do you get from hops to beer? Sustainability interns found out by turning hops grown at SCU’s Forge Garden into “Forge Ahead,” an English-style pale ale.

Racking Up

Tess Heal ’26 is nabbing awards left and right thanks to a stellar freshman year with Santa Clara women’s basketball.