Spring 2012

  • Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

    Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

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

    Spring 2012

  • Experience a new connection to SCU

    Experience a new connection to SCU

    Introducing the new Alumni Association website—new look, new features, new possibilities

    Spring 2012

  • Alumni in the news

    Alumni in the news

    Jason Tarver '97 joins the Oakland Raiders as defensive coordinator, Lloyd Pierce '98 is the player development coach for the Memphis Grizzlies, and Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., STL '87 became the 32nd president of College of the Holy Cross.

    Spring 2012

  • Obituaries

    Obituaries

    Remembrances of  William Yabroff, who co-founded the graduate counseling psychology department at SCU, and former SCU library director Victor Novak—and recent obituaries of Santa Clara alumni.

    Spring 2012

  • Therein lies a tale

    Therein lies a tale

    From the beginnings of Bucky the Bronco to unlocking the secrets of the universe through dark matter.

    Spring 2012

  • Letters

    Letters

    Readers write in about cover man Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63, the Bronco Battalion, a fateful day in 1970, Bill Stover, and the latest release by Hot Tuna.

    Spring 2012

  • HWJT? (How Would Jesus Tweet?): Reimagining New Media as Social

    HWJT? (How Would Jesus Tweet?): Reimagining New Media as Social

    Asking about the how of social media participation challenges us to examine technological impacts on reflection and interaction.

    Spring 2012

  • Game to the core

    Game to the core

    Becoming Bucky: You know Bucky. But do you know how Santa Clara's Missionites came to be known as the Broncos? See a gallery of the evolution of a sports icon over 90 years.

    Spring 2012

  • In Print: New books by alumni

    In Print: New books by alumni

    Khaled Hosseini '88 releases The Kite Runner in graphic novel form, Thomas R. Pegram '78 reexamines the Ku Klux Klan, Claire Rudolf Murphy '73 brings a tale of persistance to children, plus others are featured.

    Spring 2012 | IN PRINT

  • Santa Clara Mag Blog

    Santa Clara Mag Blog

    We've mothballed the old Santa Clara Mag Blog but you can still look through these archives for past stories.

Winter 2014

Table of contents

Features

Rise up, my love

There are the sanctuaries built for worship—and that carry beauty and grace for all to see. Then there are the improvised places of faith, perhaps more subtle in how they speak to the wonder worked there.

The chaplain is in the House

With the way things have gone recently in Congress, looking to the heavens for some help and guidance might seem like a very good idea. In fact, that’s what Pat Conroy, S.J., M.Div. ’83 is there to do.

Welcome to Citizenville

Who published the one book on government in 2013 that conservative firebrand Newt Gingrich told all true believers that they should read? Well, the author is now lieutenant governor of California. Before that, he was mayor of San Francisco. That’s right: It’s Gavin Newsom ’89.

Mission Matters

Goooaal!

Women’s soccer wins the West Coast Conference championship.

Patent trolls, beware

The White House has brought on SCU’s Colleen Chien, a leading expert in patent law, as senior advisor.

A sight of innocence

George Souliotes went to prison for three life sentences after he was convicted of arson and murder. Twenty years later, he’s out—after the Northern California Innocence Project proved he didn’t do it.