Mission Matters

  • Heart of the matter

    Heart of the matter

    Sam Scott '96, 21 Feb 2013

    A statue that's gazed on the Mission Gardens for 130 years gets a much-needed restoration. As layers of paint are peeled away, stories of the past emerge. 

    Winter 2013

  • All work and all play

    All work and all play

    Sam Scott '96, 21 Feb 2013

    They make Erik Hurtado ’13 WCC player of the year and the No. 5 pick in pro soccer’s draft.  

    Winter 2013

  • A field of their own

    A field of their own

    Sam Scott '96, 21 Feb 2013

    Santa Clara softball has finally found its home.

    Winter 2013

  • The mystery of the side chapel saint

    The mystery of the side chapel saint

    Clay Hamilton, 21 Feb 2013

    The restoration of a Mission-era painting reveals more than subtle colors and artistic workmanship—it also uncovers a decades-old case of mistaken identity. 

    Winter 2013

  • Got MOOC?

    Got MOOC?

    John Deever , 21 Feb 2013

    There’s global interest in a Massive Open Online Course in business ethics.

    Winter 2013

  • Meet the new dean

    Meet the new dean

    John Deever, 21 Feb 2013

    Nicholas Ladany took the helm as dean of the School of Education and Counseling Psychology in 2012. He brings a wealth of international experience.

    Winter 2013

  • Santa Clara Snapshot: 1938

    Santa Clara Snapshot: 1938

    Liz Wassmann '13, 21 Feb 2013

    A crowd of 41,000 watches Santa Clara beat Louisiana State in the Sugar Bowl. And SCU's student newspaper declares the 83-minute Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs "too long."

    Winter 2013
     

  • Honoring top educators

    Honoring top educators

    Liz Wassmann '13 & Danae Stahlnecker '15, 21 Feb 2013

    A few of the stellar SCU faculty recognized in 2012 for their scholarship, teaching, and leadership.  

    Winter 2013

  • New from SCU faculty

    New from SCU faculty

    SCM, 21 Feb 2013

    A remarkable new collection of short stories by Ron Hansen M.A. '95, Nancy C. Unger's historical survey of women and the environment, and much more.

    Winter 2013

  • Woz's wisdom and the generosity that defines us

    Woz's wisdom and the generosity that defines us

    Deborah Lohse and Marika Krause, 1 Nov 2012

    Undergrad commencement celebrates 100 years of engineering and 50 years of women on the Mission Campus.

    Fall 2012