• With a Capital T

    With a Capital T

    Steven Boyd Saum, 27 Mar 2018

    What we talk about when we talk about Trust.

    Spring 2018

  • Letters Spring 2018

    Letters Spring 2018

    Our Readers, 27 Mar 2018

    Justice for All: your comments on our Fall 2017 mag, inside and out.

    Spring 2018

  • Masthead


    SCM Staff, 27 Mar 2018

    The editorial, creative, and production teams behind Santa Clara Magazine. Cover photo is by Noah Berger. 

    Spring 2018

  • 09/08/17


    SCM Staff, 27 Mar 2018

    Bracing for Irma: satellite's-eye-view. Why was hurricane season so destructive? 

    Spring 2018

  • This Western Sycamore

    This Western Sycamore

    Lindsey Mandell ’18, 27 Mar 2018

    Living witness to nearly four centuries, this venerable plane tree stands sentinel near Daly Science. 

    SPRING 2018

  • Education Makes You Fearless

    Education Makes You Fearless

    SCM Staff, 26 Mar 2018

    Some meditations on the people and ideas that give us hope.

    Spring 2018

  • 07/16/17


    Steven Boyd Saum, 28 Sep 2017

    Vigil for justice: An independent judiciary is a hallmark of a democratic system. In summer protests, Poles take to the streets to try to save theirs.

    Fall 2017

  • Just Because

    Just Because

    Steven Boyd Saum, 28 Sep 2017

    Justice in the past and the present—and for future generations. Plus meditations on eclipses, rockabilly, and laughter.  

    Fall 2017

  • Letters Fall 2017

    Letters Fall 2017

    Our Readers, 28 Sep 2017

    Readers write: of the $30 million gift from the Leavey Foundation, risk in the Marshall Islands, Kevin Starr, Ken Sears ’55, jazz, generosity, magazine history, and more.

    Fall 2017

  • Graduation Picnic

    Graduation Picnic

    Lindsey Mandell ’18, 28 Sep 2017

    What goes into the Graduation Picnic secret sauce? Start with homegrown roots. Mix in vintage SCU experiences. And top it off with an unforgettable, family style commencement celebration.

    Fall 2017