Faculty

  • Truth, justice, and coping with atrocities

    Truth, justice, and coping with atrocities

    Steven Boyd Saum, 24 May 2012

    Legal scholar Beth Van Schaack is tapped for a State Department post tackling war crimes—from Cambodia to the former Yugoslavia.

    Summer 2012

  • Expose the darkness

    Expose the darkness

    Katie Sells '13, 24 May 2012

    With a new short film, Jonathan Fung turns his lens on human trafficking.

    Summer 2012

  • Why women professors?

    Why women professors?

    Nancy C. Unger, 5 Apr 2012

    Marking 50 years of coeducation at Santa Clara—and recognizing that it’s not just the composition of students that has changed profoundly.

    Spring 2012

  • Evidence of things unseen

    Evidence of things unseen

    Roberta Kwok, 5 Apr 2012

    Dark matter makes up 85 percent of the material in our universe. It envelops our galaxy—yet scientists have never seen it. That's why physicist Betty Young is looking—right here on Earth.

    Spring 2012

     

  • Belotti's 2012 economic forecast

    Belotti's 2012 economic forecast

    Deborah Lohse and Clay Hamilton, 22 Mar 2012

    Mario Belotti makes his annual economic forecast. 2012 just might be a little sunnier.

  • Getting science to those who need it

    Getting science to those who need it

    Geoff Koch, 6 Mar 2012

    SCU's Thane Kreiner wants to help a billion of the world's poorest people by 2020. Even by Silicon Valley standards, that's an ambitious goal.

  • Bishops' conscience model makes light of practical reason

    Bishops' conscience model makes light of practical reason

    David DeCosse, 27 Feb 2012

    Theological ethicist David DeCosse evaluates the model of conscience used by American Catholic bishops.

  • Discouraging job creation overseas could backfire

    Discouraging job creation overseas could backfire

    David Yosifon, 10 Feb 2012

    David Yosifon argues that there are other ways to encourage job growth without resorting to protectionism.

  • From enemy to empathy

    From enemy to empathy

    Kevin Tripp, 12 Jan 2012

    Political scientist William Stover teaches students to understand volatile conflicts through firsthand experience. Thanks to virtual simulations, there aren't casualties. But there is a new way of seeing.

    Winter 2012

  • Digital War

    Digital War

    Steven Boyd Saum, 12 Jan 2012

    Assistant Professor of Art Ryan Reynolds explores what it means to see—versus to truly understand.

    Winter 2012 | ART