Mission Matters

  • Farther afield

    Farther afield

    Dona LeyVa, 15 Apr 2014

    Building safer houses in Ecuador. Research on capuchin monkeys in Costa Rica. Helping empower girls in The Gambia. And this is just the beginning for the Johnson Scholars Program.

    Spring 2014

  • What connects us

    What connects us

    Clay Hamilton, 15 Apr 2014

    The annual State of the University address, including some fabulous news for the arts and humanities. And the announcement of Santa Clara 2020, a new vision for the University.

    Spring 2014

  • For the record

    For the record

    Justin Gerdes, 15 Apr 2014

    As California grapples with a historic drought, state officials are asking residents to conserve water—something Santa Clara has been working on for the past decade. Here’s where efforts stand.

    Spring 2014

  • Light and beauty that transcend time and space

    Light and beauty that transcend time and space

    Patrick Dutcher, 15 Apr 2014

    Announcing the Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building: a place to make art, study its history, and through virtual reality technology explore the whole blessed world.

    Spring 2014

  • Ebullience in the Mission

    Ebullience in the Mission

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Apr 2014

    On April 25, the SCU Orchestra performs an Easter-inspired program in the Mission Church.

    Spring 2014

  • Another pull

    Another pull

    Sam Scott '96, 15 Apr 2014

    Muscle and oar and what moves them: day after day after day in the early morning hours, with men’s crew coach Jay Farwell ’94, J.D. ’01.

    Spring 2014

  • Goooaal!

    Goooaal!

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Dec 2013

    Women’s soccer wins the West Coast Conference championship.

    Winter 2014

  • Teaching awards

    Teaching awards

    SCM, 15 Dec 2013

    Research, teaching, and service to the University are endeavors we like to see recognized. One of the places that happens is at the faculty awards dinner in September. Here are this year’s honorees.

    Winter 2014

  • For your mental improvement

    For your mental improvement

    SCM, 15 Dec 2013

    The first literary mag in the West marks a major milestone. Born as The Owl and rechristened The Santa Clara Review, it’s now (probably) in its 100th volume. Plus, some 19th-century archives have just been digitized for you to explore online.

    Winter 2014

  • A sight of innocence

    A sight of innocence

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Dec 2013

    George Souliotes went to prison for three life sentences after he was convicted of arson and murder. Twenty years later, he’s out—after the Northern California Innocence Project proved he didn’t do it.

    Winter 2014