Mission Matters

  • Things are looking up—and prayers are always welcome

    Things are looking up—and prayers are always welcome

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Jul 2010

    When President Michael Engh, S.J., stood behind the lectern in the Mission Church on Feb. 24 to offer his State of the University address, he began by saying, “Prayers are always welcome.”  

    Summer 2010

  • Race matters

    Race matters

    Anne Federwisch , 1 Jul 2010

    When Antonio Estremera ’72 came to Santa Clara in 1968, he intended to major in history, not make it.

    Summer 2010

  • Two new Jesuits on board

    Two new Jesuits on board

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Jul 2010

    John Koeplin, S.J., and Gilbert Sunghera, S.J., have joined the SCU board of trustees.

    Summer 2010

  • A 10-plus!

    A 10-plus!

    Steven Boyd Saum, 10 Jan 2010

    Welcome to the Paul L. Locatelli, S.J., Student Activity Center.

    Winter 2010

  • Solar cooling? Here it comes.

    Solar cooling? Here it comes.

    Justin Gerdes, 10 Jan 2010

    Santa Clara’s Ripple House, which took third in the 2007 Solar Decathlon, was recently outfitted with a cutting-edge rooftop solar collector.

    Winter 2010

  • What do the numbers show?

    What do the numbers show?

    Kellie Quist ’10, 10 Jan 2010

    With the annual parade of college rankings bigger than ever, SCU scores high, especially when it comes to return on investment.

    Winter 2010

  • Santa Clara Snapshot: 1970

    Santa Clara Snapshot: 1970

    Justine Macauley ’10 and Kellie Quist ’10, 10 Jan 2010

    There were only four days of classes, three philosophy courses were required to graduate, and hundreds of students boycotted class to protest U.S. military action in Cambodia.

    Winter 2010

  • Corporate social responsibility: the bottom line

    Corporate social responsibility: the bottom line

    John Deever, 10 Jan 2010

    Many companies seek to keep (or regain) the public’s good graces by performing acts of corporate social responsibility, or CSR. But how does it affect the bottom line?

    Winter 2010

  • A Mark of Success

    Peg Major, 19 Jun 1988

    Mark Alsterlind '76 is serious about his art. A dozen exhibits in as many months say the art world is serious about him.

    Summer 1988