• The open window

    The open window

    Lucía Cerna, 15 Oct 2014

    A first-person account by the housekeeper in the Jesuit community at the University of Central America. She witnessed the killing of six Jesuits by government soliders, and telling the truth about that night cost her dearly.

    Fall 2014

  • What do you stand for?

    What do you stand for?

    Mary Jo (Hull) Ignoffo ’78, 15 Oct 2014

    The murder of six Jesuits and two women forced the couple who witnessed the crime to flee El Salvador. And the tragedy bound Santa Clara to the battered country more deeply than ever.

    Fall 2014

  • Our house

    Our house

    Juan Velasco, 15 Oct 2014

    A unique study abroad program in El Salvador turns 15: Casa de la Solidaridad.

    Fall 2014

  • Health and home

    Health and home

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Oct 2014

    Helping preschoolers—and their families—through Programa Velasco in El Salvador

    Fall 2014

  • Football returns to Santa Clara

    Football returns to Santa Clara

    Ann Killion, 15 Oct 2014

    Six decades ago, Tony Morabito ’31 brought pro football to the Bay Area. Now the San Francisco 49ers have come to play where that dream began—and where they’ve been training for the past 15 years.

    Fall 2014

  • Build it and they will come

    Build it and they will come

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Oct 2014

    Building the first football stadium in California in 50 years—and making it a Silicon Valley icon—was both a marathon and a sprint for Jonathan Harvey ’91 and Devcon Construction.

    Fall 2014

  • Use your head

    Use your head

    Jack Bowen, 15 Oct 2014

    Examining the ethics of football concussions

    Fall 2014

  • Hats off to you

    Hats off to you

    SCM, 15 Oct 2014

    Words weighty and buoyant from commencement speakers. And on some of our favorite mortarboards.

    Fall 2014

  • Take the game to another level

    Take the game to another level

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Oct 2014

    Build a new state-of-the-art soccer training center. Upgrade the stadium. Erect a plaza to honor sports greats. We got this.

    Fall 2014

  • Big serve

    Big serve

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Oct 2014

    From lobs to labs, Katie Le ’14 has had the magic touch.

    Fall 2014