Books & Arts

  • Redemption at the blackboard

    Redemption at the blackboard

    Anne Kniggendorf, 27 Sep 2014

    Lewis Buzbee ’79 looks back at his years in the classroom to ask the question, Don't our kids deserve what we had?

  • The open window

    The open window

    Lucía Cerna, 26 Sep 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

  • Stage write

    Stage write

    Jeff Gire, 26 Sep 2014

    A Tony Award for James Houghton ’81 and the Signature Theatre Company in New York

    Fall 2014

  • The Intel Trinity

    The Intel Trinity

    Stewart Pinkerton, 15 Aug 2014

    In his latest book, Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77 explores how a born leader, an ethereal genius, and a tough taskmaster built the most important company on the planet.

  • Lettuce and love

    Lettuce and love

    Mick LaSalle, 15 Jun 2014

    Two new documentaries by SCU filmmakers capture the movement to make what we eat more personal, local, and knowable again. And delicious, of course.

    Summer 2014
     

  • Conscience calling

    Conscience calling

    SCM, 15 Jun 2014

    Catherine Wolff edits a collection of essays devoted to heroes of conscience through the ages. Michael S. Malone ventures into novel-writing Silicon Valley style. And Mission history goes digital with an iBook from the deSaisset Museum.

    Summer 2014

  • Lessons from the field

    Lessons from the field

    Reinhard Cate '07, 15 Apr 2014

    Taut and tranquil moments in Afghanistan—an essay in words and images.

    Spring 2014

  • Ebullience in the Mission

    Ebullience in the Mission

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Apr 2014

    On April 25, the SCU Orchestra performs an Easter-inspired program in the Mission Church.

    Spring 2014

  • Transforming fear into hope

    Transforming fear into hope

    Danae Stahlnecker '15, 15 Apr 2014

    Artist Lin Evola ’75 uses decommissioned weapons—including nuclear missiles—to shape images of peace such as 1962, No. 2.

    Spring 2014

  • Our stories and the theatre of awe

    Our stories and the theatre of awe

    Marilynne Robinson and Steven Boyd Saum, 28 Mar 2014

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson speaks about grace, discernment, and being a modern believer.