• What I’ve learned from cowboys, clerics, and communists

    What I’ve learned from cowboys, clerics, and communists

    Jane L. Curry, 15 Dec 2013

    Political scientist Jane L. Curry takes a long view—and shares lessons gleaned from growing up in the west, living alongside Jesuits, and studying Poland for more than 40 years.

    Winter 2014

  • What I’ve learned from cowboys, clerics, and communists

    Jane L. Curry, 15 Dec 2013

    Political scientist Jane L. Curry takes a long view—and in this full version of her speech, shares lessons gleaned from growing up in the west, living alongside Jesuits, and studying Poland for more than 40 years.

  • New Day Rising

    New Day Rising

    SCM, 15 Dec 2013

    New day rising. A moment with the women’s rowing team at Lexington Reservoir. The 2014 season begins in March.

    Winter 2014

  • Getting to the truth of Silicon Valley

    Getting to the truth of Silicon Valley

    Mike Cassidy, 5 Dec 2013

    Tech commentator and author Michael S. Malone '75, MBA '77 has made the study of Silicon Valley his life's work. And his new novel finds the point where fact and fiction meet.

  • Reading the way

    Reading the way

    Clay Hamilton, 26 Nov 2013

    Something to be thankful for: literacy and social good. The stories of Francisco Jiménez ’66 continue to inspire both.

  • At the Ambo

    At the Ambo

    Jean Molesky-Poz, 20 Nov 2013

    Religious studies lecturer Jean Molesky-Poz comments on the unique perspective of women preachers.

  • Confronting the unspeakable

    Confronting the unspeakable

    James W. Douglass '61, 12 Nov 2013

    Peace activist and writer James Douglass '61 finds hope in the tragedy of Kennedy's assassination. Nov. 22 marks the 50th anniversary of that painful day.

  • All things are possible

    All things are possible

    Amy Tan, 6 Nov 2013

    The Valley of Amazement: Amy Tan talks about how her new novel came to be—and she discusses with writer Ron Hansen how Santa Clara figured into the origins of her groundbreaking first novel, The Joy Luck Club.

  • The difference maker

    The difference maker

    Graham Hays, 29 Oct 2013

    She’s a good player in the U.S., but in Mexico, Sofia Huerta ’15 has a great chance to make a real difference in women’s soccer.

  • A powerhouse of high tech law

    A powerhouse of high tech law

    Nathalie Pierrepont, 23 Oct 2013

    SCU grads populate the top ranks of Silicon Valley legal departments because technology is “everywhere they turn,” says High Tech Law Institute director Eric Goldman.