Parting Shot

  • New Day Rising

    New Day Rising

    New day rising. A moment with the women’s rowing team at Lexington Reservoir. The 2014 season begins in March.

    Winter 2014

  • Clothed in light

    Clothed in light

    Clothed in light: It’s the feast day of St. Ignatius.

    Fall 2013

  • In living color

    In living color

    Celebrating Holi, the Hindu spring festival of colors, with Keiko A. Montenegro ’16, Kendra McClelland ’13, Maddie Regan ’16, and Lindsay Fay ’15.

    Spring/Summer 2013

  • Record pass

    Record pass

    Kevin Foster ’13 became the all-time leading scorer in SCU men’s basketball history in November.

    Winter 2013

  • A clear and thorough teacher

    A clear and thorough teacher

    Farewell, William Donnelly, S.J. '49, MST '64: The longtime faculty member, alumnus, and past administrator passed away on Oct. 26.

    Fall 2012

  • Paint and Serendipity

    Paint and Serendipity

    Light and color and the hazards of nature have shaped the life and art of Mark Alsterlind '76.

    Summer 2012

  • Game to the core

    Game to the core

    Becoming Bucky: You know Bucky. But do you know how Santa Clara's Missionites came to be known as the Broncos? See a gallery of the evolution of a sports icon over 90 years.

    Spring 2012

  • The Keeper

    The Keeper

    Third-generation Bronco Bianca Henninger '12 earned accolades this fall from ESPN.com as being the best goalie in the country. And she made All-American.

    Winter 2012

Winter 2014

Table of contents

Features

Rise up, my love

There are the sanctuaries built for worship—and that carry beauty and grace for all to see. Then there are the improvised places of faith, perhaps more subtle in how they speak to the wonder worked there.

The chaplain is in the House

With the way things have gone recently in Congress, looking to the heavens for some help and guidance might seem like a very good idea. In fact, that’s what Pat Conroy, S.J., M.Div. ’83 is there to do.

Welcome to Citizenville

Who published the one book on government in 2013 that conservative firebrand Newt Gingrich told all true believers that they should read? Well, the author is now lieutenant governor of California. Before that, he was mayor of San Francisco. That’s right: It’s Gavin Newsom ’89.

Mission Matters

Goooaal!

Women’s soccer wins the West Coast Conference championship.

Patent trolls, beware

The White House has brought on SCU’s Colleen Chien, a leading expert in patent law, as senior advisor.

A sight of innocence

George Souliotes went to prison for three life sentences after he was convicted of arson and murder. Twenty years later, he’s out—after the Northern California Innocence Project proved he didn’t do it.