Innovations

  • Silicon Valley Story

    Silicon Valley Story

    Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77, 1 Jul 2015

    The hidden history behind the heart of ingenuity.

  • The meh response to the iWatch

    The meh response to the iWatch

    Michael S. Malone '75, MBA '77, 9 Apr 2015

    Having attacked everything else, Apple is going after the last screen left, but where’s the big innovation?

  • Space aces

    Space aces

    Sam Scott ’96, 1 Feb 2015

    Santa Clara’s student-run satellite program was already cool. Now it’s gone mobile.

    Winter 2015

  • Ethics, acumen, and Silicon Valley DNA

    Ethics, acumen, and Silicon Valley DNA

    Lane Anderson, 20 Jan 2015

    High tech and faith in Silicon Valley are coming together to help eradicate poverty and improve the lives of millions.

  • How’s the water?

    How’s the water?

    Justin Gerdes, 15 Jun 2014

    A lab on a chip helps provide the answer—which is a matter of life and death when the question is whether drinking water contains arsenic.

    Summer 2014

  • Radiant house

    Radiant house

    Steven Boyd Saum and Heidi Williams '06, 15 Apr 2014

    Building a house for the 2013 Solar Decathlon. That, and changing the world.

    Spring 2014

  • For the record

    For the record

    Justin Gerdes, 15 Apr 2014

    As California grapples with a historic drought, state officials are asking residents to conserve water—something Santa Clara has been working on for the past decade. Here’s where efforts stand.

    Spring 2014

  • Cultivating compassion

    Cultivating compassion

    Kirk O. Hanson, 29 Mar 2014

    What do we mean when we talk about ethics and compassion in business? In a visit to Santa Clara, the Dalai Lama suggested three things to keep in mind.

  • Training entrepreneurs to save the world

    Training entrepreneurs to save the world

    Thane Kreiner and Andrew Lieberman , 10 Feb 2014

    Business incubator programs at Jesuit universities help social entrepreneurs alleviate poverty and provide lifesaving solutions.

  • The Materializer

    The Materializer

    Leah Gonzalez ’14, 15 Dec 2013

    At age 18, Brienne Ghafourifar ’12 raised a million bucks for her startup. Prepare to Entefy.

    Winter 2014