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FROM THE EDITOR

Hope is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson wrote. And there, the opening image of the spring magazine, captured by the lens of Susan Middleton '70, behold: What feathers!

 
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LETTERS

Praise and questions and clarifications from previous issues of SCM and then some. Topics of the day include: college rankings, bed-stacking, theatre, computer engineering, the Catala Club...


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MISSION MATTERS

A digest on what's new and noteworthy and fascinating on the Mission Campus: from the new Strategic Plan to top teaching scholars, the latest from the Center for Science, Technology, and Society...


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AFTERWORDS

A Q&A with the Chairman of the Board on what Santa Clara does well—and what it could do better.


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PARTING SHOT

On Jan. 20 it happened—the first at-home win for men’s basketball against Gonzaga in a decade. Score: 85–71. And it felt good.


Spring 2011

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Features

Life cycle

Luminous beauty and the delight of discovery in a photo essay by Susan Middleton '70.

The Pause for Coz

A much-beloved Jesuit, Fr. Richard Coz touched the lives of generations of Broncos—who established a scholarship in his honor with the goal of raising $1 million.

Mission Matters

Here's the plan.

It’s a new strategic vision for Santa Clara University. And a road map for the years ahead.

Taking innovations to scale

An inaugural conference on the Mission Campus draws the best of the Tech Awards. The goal: Take brilliant ideas, then replicate.

Bronco Profile

Man in motion

Rich McGuinness ’89 is a football force to be reckoned with. He’s the man behind The Ride and the U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

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