• Viral Zealot

    Viral Zealot

    Jeff Gire, 30 Jul 2013

    He has a brand-new top-selling book, but viral internet fame is pushing Reza Aslan ’95 even further into the spotlight.

  • The Fixer

    The Fixer

    Kristen Intlekofer, 25 Jul 2013

    Santa Clara's first female valedictorian becomes UC's first female president. Can she help fix the system?

  • Egyptian protests built on a computer format

    Egyptian protests built on a computer format

    Ahmed Amer, 16 Jul 2013

    Computer engineering professor Ahmed Amer argues that the anti-Morsi petition gatherers in Egypt functioned like a distributed computing system—and that's why they were so effective.

  • Powering the search for more women in tech

    Powering the search for more women in tech

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 9 Jul 2013

    Internet ethicist Irina Raicu J.D. ’09 considers Google’s attempt to recruit more women engineers.

  • A million to one

    A million to one

    Jeff Gire, 27 Jun 2013

    SCU alumni came through in record numbers to win a $1 million gift for the University.

  • Daniel Nava’s road to relevance

    Daniel Nava’s road to relevance

    Dan O'Mara, 24 Jun 2013

    Having faced adversity throughout his life, Daniel Nava stayed resilient and is having a breakout year with the Boston Red Sox.

  • A responsibility to act

    A responsibility to act

    Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63, 20 Jun 2013

    Do something, engage, commit to the responsibility of keeping America vibrant and strong, says former secretary of defense Leon Panetta ’60, J.D. ’63 in his 2013 Santa Clara commencement address.

  • The frontier in our backyard

    The frontier in our backyard

    Michael C. McCarthy, S.J., 10 Jun 2013

    At a daylong immersion, nine SCU leaders learn how the University can build bridges to disadvantaged community neighbors.

  • Our infrastructure isn't ready for climate change

    Our infrastructure isn't ready for climate change

    Ed Maurer & Eugene Cordero, 4 Jun 2013

    Extreme weather events are creating more pressure on an aging American infrastructure. Two professors argue that it's time for a major investment.

  • Sprinksing into action

    Sprinksing into action

    Jeff Gire, 30 May 2013

    Students come together to thank donors on the first annual “Sprinksgiving” event.