Santa Clara University (also referred to as SCU) is a private Jesuit university located in Santa Clara, California. It has 5,499 full-time undergraduate students, and 3,130 graduate students. Among Santa Clara’s alumni are governors, congressmen, mayors, senators, and presidential cabinet members. Founded in 1851, Santa Clara University is the oldest operating institution of higher learning in California and the west coast of the United States and has remained in its original location for 167 years. The university’s campus surrounds the historic Mission Santa Clara de Asis which traces its founding to 1776.
Task & Solution
Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business wanted to show how education prepares students for complex and exciting challenges in the real world. In this video, AppDynamics COO Dan Wright tells the story of how he was able to call on his finance expert Wendy Jennings, a Certified Equity Professional, to advise AppDynamics through their major corporate acquisition. We combined archival news footage with custom interviews and b-roll of Dan and Wendy.