Features

  • A responsibility to act

    A responsibility to act

    Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63, 20 Jun 2013

    Do something, engage, commit to the responsibility of keeping America vibrant and strong, says former secretary of defense Leon Panetta ’60, J.D. ’63 in his 2013 Santa Clara commencement address.

  • The frontier in our backyard

    The frontier in our backyard

    Michael C. McCarthy, S.J., 10 Jun 2013

    At a daylong immersion, nine SCU leaders learn how the University can build bridges to disadvantaged community neighbors.

  • Our infrastructure isn't ready for climate change

    Our infrastructure isn't ready for climate change

    Ed Maurer & Eugene Cordero, 4 Jun 2013

    Extreme weather events are creating more pressure on an aging American infrastructure. Two professors argue that it's time for a major investment.

  • Sprinksing into action

    Sprinksing into action

    Jeff Gire, 30 May 2013

    Students come together to thank donors on the first annual “Sprinksgiving” event.

  • The test of the search

    The test of the search

    Lindsey Kouvaris '02 and Clay Hamilton, 9 May 2013

    For photographer Wynn Bullock, the journey was all about the search. And a new exhibit at the de Saisset museum explores his travels.

  • Freedom not to choose

    Freedom not to choose

    Dan Nakaso, 3 May 2013

    Behavioral finance expert Meir Statman explains why most employees shouldn't be given the choice of managing their own retirement accounts.

  • Walk Across California

    Walk Across California

    Jesse Hamlin, 1 May 2013

    An epic journey whereby one foot is put in front of the other to discover, up close and personal, who and what and where is the Golden State.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • Miller's Tale

    Miller's Tale

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 May 2013

    To tell the story of Bob Miller ’67 is to tell the coming-of-age tale of Las Vegas itself. And it’s the chronicle of a man who served a decade as governor of Nevada. Quite a journey for the son of an illegal bookie from Chicago.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • Blood. Sweat. Tears. Repeat.

    Blood. Sweat. Tears. Repeat.

    Jeff Gire, 1 May 2013

    Nina Acosta ’82 was a tough enough cop to pass the test for the LAPD’s SWAT team. Then she learned the hard way about gender discrimination. So how did she do on Survivor?

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • In this together

    In this together

    Mitch Finley '73, 1 May 2013

    For folks retired but not at rest, Companions in Ignatian Service and Spirituality offers a way to do and be more.

    Spring/Summer 2013