Bronco Profile

  • 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

  • Range of motion

    Range of motion

    Patricia Yollin, 1 May 2013

    Misha Patel Bechtolsheim ’05 studied business and dance at SCU but assumed they were mutually exclusive. She soon learned otherwise.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • The play's the thing

    The play's the thing

    Jesse Hamlin, 21 Feb 2013

    Kurds, Arabs, countrymen: Shakespeare Iraq brings the Bard to Ashland like you’ve never heard him. And you can thank Peter Friedrich '91.

    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

  • The stunt woman

    The stunt woman

    Jeff Gire, 24 May 2012

    As fans of The Hunger Games know, Tara Macken '08 goes down fighting.

    Summer 2012

  • A big, beautiful voice

    A big, beautiful voice

    Pamela Feinsilber, 24 May 2012

    Brian Thorsett '00, who performs everything from Mozart to Britten, didn’t always seem destined for the stage. For starters, he couldn’t match pitch.

    Summer 2012

  • Talking Dust Bowl blues

    Talking Dust Bowl blues

    David McKay Wilson, 5 Apr 2012

    The ghost of Woody Guthrie stalks the stage in a one-man show starring Rob Tepper '00.

    Spring 2012

  • Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

    Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

    Jon Teel '12, 5 Apr 2012

    An epic journey to find a family and a tribe Ralph Juarez '88 never knew.

    Spring 2012