• Six questions for Governor Bob

    Six questions for Governor Bob

    Steven Boyd Saum, 16 Apr 2013

    Nevada's former governor talks politics, family, and how the past is never really past. Which is why his new memoir—also the epic tale of Las Vegas—is called Son of a Gambling Man.

  • Twice as sweet

    Twice as sweet

    Chuck Hildebrand, 21 Feb 2013

    Celebrating 75 years of back-to-back victories in the Sugar Bowl

    Winter 2013

  • New books by alumni

    New books by alumni

    SCM, 21 Feb 2013

    James W. Douglass '60 researches the murder of Gandhi, Joe Wolff '67, M.A. '72 offers up a delectable guide to the cafes of San Francisco, Gary Keister '62 summons up the landscapes and seascapes of the Northwest, and more.

    Winter 2013

  • Obituaries


    SCM, 21 Feb 2013

    Remembering Fr. William F. Donnelly, the Ciraulo brothers, and other folks we'll miss.

    Winter 2013

  • A valedictorian of Olympic proportions

    A valedictorian of Olympic proportions

    Steven Boyd Saum and Nick Carrillo '12, 8 Nov 2012

    Kelly Crowley ’99 medaled twice in cycling at the 2012 Paralympics—and won gold in Athens in swimming in ’04 and was valedictorian of SCU.

  • Can you stand the heat?

    Can you stand the heat?

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Nov 2012

    It took months of space flight for the Curiosity rover to reach Mars. And, to survive the heat of entry, it took a shield that a team led by Robin Beck ’77 designed.

    Fall 2012

  • Obituaries


    SCM, 1 Nov 2012

    Remembrances of board member and former Alumni Association president Robert Frederick Lautze ’39, friend of the University Emma Rita Shane Anderson, former athletic news director Richard W. Degnon—and recent obituaries of Santa Clara alumni.

    Fall 2012

  • Political storytelling and "Muslim rage"

    Political storytelling and "Muslim rage"

    Jeff Gire, 26 Sep 2012

    Reza Aslan '95 talks to SCM about the Arab Spring, reaction to the hateful "film" Innocence of Muslims, and Newsweek's recent "Muslim Rage" cover.

  • Chemical kinetics

    Chemical kinetics

    Sam Scott '96, 8 Sep 2012

    This molecular biologist traded the lab for the gridiron. The latest test for Jason Tarver '97: turning around the Oakland Raiders defense.

  • An All-American comes home

    An All-American comes home

    Nick Merkovich & Nick Carrillo '12, 14 Aug 2012

    After a trade to the San Jose Earthquakes, Mehdi Ballouchy is returning to his hometown crowd at Buck Shaw Stadium.