• The cranky jubilarian

    The cranky jubilarian

    Mick McCarthy, S.J. '87 and William Rewak, S.J., 6 Oct 2015

    Jerry McKevitt, S.J., was a scholar, teacher, reverend, and chef. And he chronicled the history of Santa Clara and Jesuits in the west.

  • The post-pope priorities

    The post-pope priorities

    Deborah Lohse, 1 Oct 2015

    After Francis’s historic U.S. visit, what are the takeaways—and must-dos?

  • #ILookLikeAnEngineer


    Irina Raicu, J.D. '09, 23 Sep 2015

    What does an engineer look like? Internet ethicist Irina Raicu J.D. ’09 examines what the intricacies of a hashtag campaign mean for women.

  • Predicting the pope

    Predicting the pope

    Deborah Lohse, 17 Sep 2015

    Silicon Valley’s Jesuit university hopes the first Jesuit pope will deliver a powerful message on environmental responsibility and compassion toward refugees.

  • Her favorite turf

    Her favorite turf

    Ed Cohen, 10 Sep 2015

    In a new video, Brandi Chastain ’91 reveals her favorite soccer field. Her pick may surprise fans.

  • Educated admissions

    Educated admissions

    Harold Gutmann, 2 Sep 2015

    After 15 years as SCU’s dean of undergraduate admission, Sandra Hayes can shed light on important trends in how the application process works. And on how some schools might get it wrong.  

  • The Boston probe

    The Boston probe

    Jeff Gire, 27 Aug 2015

    Blye Faust ’97 knew that the subject of her film was an incredible story. The unbelievable part was that no one had told it yet.

  • The Green Knight

    The Green Knight

    Christine Long Brunkhorst '83, 19 Aug 2015

    Fr. Ted Rynes was more than a professor and a college advisor. He was a beacon that showed students the way to learn and write and live.

  • The good, the bad, and the genius

    The good, the bad, and the genius

    Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77, 12 Aug 2015

    Ronald Reagan knew how to build a winning political team. So did Bill Clinton. Their secret? They ignored the conventional wisdom.

  • A Dreamsicle job

    A Dreamsicle job

    Sharon M. K. Kugler ’81, 2 Aug 2015

    The first woman chaplain at Yale University explores leadership, faith, and the place of Good Humor in chaplaincy. And yes, she means ice cream.