In this Issue, Winter 2007
A transglobal photo essay by David Pace.
By Farid Senzai. A Q&A with Leon Panetta ’60, J.D. ’63, member of the Iraq Study Group and chief of staff for President Clinton.
By Steven Boyd Saum. Reza Aslan ’95 says the battlefield for jihadists isn’t Baghdad. It’s not even in this world. But if you fight the enemy on their terms, they win.
By Justin Gerdes. On the heels of A Thousand Splendid Suns, the second novel by Khaled Hosseini ’88, comes the long-awaited film adaptation of The Kite Runner.
By Steven Boyd Saum. Is it the end of wilderness as we know it? And could genetically modified crops be better for the environment? Read what SCU scientists are saying.
By Jim Shepard. Mike Carey ’71 reveals what it takes to earn your stripes as a head ref in the NFL.
By Ann Killion
A poem by Tim Myers.
Loggers, outlaws, and Merry Pranksters