Athletics

  • A leadership fumble

    A leadership fumble

    Director of Leadership Ethics Ann Skeet counts the ways NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has missed leadership opportunities, including the latest crisis over domestic violence.

  • A man of character

    A man of character

    In 2006, Mike Carey '71 decided to stand up for his beliefs, even though it might jeopardize his career as an NFL referee.

  • Sweet home Chicago

    Sweet home Chicago

    In her debut with the Red Stars, Julie Johnston ’14 scores the game-winner.

  • A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    Erik Hurtado ’13 is proving himself to be more than blazing speed—as his second year with the Vancouver Whitecaps comes to a close, he's fired ball after ball into the net with highlight-reel style.

  • Fairway hits

    Fairway hits

    Tyler Kertson ’17 and Annie Freman ’17 each bring home WCC Freshman of the Year.

    Summer 2014

  • Breaking records on the maplewood

    Breaking records on the maplewood

    Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.

    Summer 2014

  • Dance like everybody’s watching

    Dance like everybody’s watching

    Author and coach Jack Bowen discovers the beauty of taking risks within a framework of trust, even when everyone is watching.

  • Another pull

    Another pull

    Muscle and oar and what moves them: day after day after day in the early morning hours, with men’s crew coach Jay Farwell ’94, J.D. ’01.

    Spring 2014

  • A Bronco for life

    A Bronco for life

    Women’s soccer coach Jerry Smith inks a seven-year contract to remain at SCU.

  • Closing the Cave of the Winds

    Closing the Cave of the Winds

    It wasn’t a beauty but it was all right—author Khaled Hosseini ’88 offers a heartfelt ode to the end of the 49ers’ Candlestick Park.

Summer 2014

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Features

A day with the Dalai Lama

High-spirited and hushed moments from Feb. 24: a day to talk about business, ethics, compassion.

The Catholic writer today

Poet and former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts Dana Gioia argues that Catholic writers must renovate and reoccupy their own tradition.

Our stories and the theatre of awe

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

Mission Matters

What would the next generation say?

Hossam Baghat, one of Egypt’s leading human rights activists, was awarded the 2014 Katharine and George Alexander Law Prize for his work defending human rights.

Breaking records on the maplewood

Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.

How's the water?

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.