SCM-Fall15-Nameplate

Features

  • Education Is an Act of Faith

    Education Is an Act of Faith

    SCU Staff, 31 Jul 2017

    Remembering Eric O. Hanson: teacher, scholar, and soccer fan extraordinaire 

  • A Renaissance Man

    A Renaissance Man

    Diane Dreher, 21 Jul 2017

    Remembering Christiaan Theodoor Lievestro—professor of English who taught Santa Clara students for a quarter century

  • Today Is a New Day

    Today Is a New Day

    Juan Felipe Herrera, 18 Jun 2017

    A poem, an invitation, and a call to be this new day—from the U.S. Poet Laureate to the Santa Clara Class of 2017.

  • Discover. Innovate.

    Discover. Innovate.

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    A $30 million gift from the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation to help build a new home for science and engineering.

    Summer 2017

  • Wickedly Complex

    Wickedly Complex

    Michelle Marvier ’90, 15 Jun 2017

    Emerging diseases, cyberterrorism, and food insecurity are tough nuts to crack. That’s why we need to put scientists and engineers together to solve them.

    Summer 2017

  • Artificial Intelligence and Public Trust

    Artificial Intelligence and Public Trust

    Shannon Vallor, 15 Jun 2017

    A future with artificial intelligence is no longer a sci-fi fantasy. But how do we ensure that it is shaped with moral intelligence?

    Summer 2017

  • Risk

    Risk

    Brian Patrick Green, 15 Jun 2017

    Let’s look at the biggest threats to our very existence. For a glimpse into the future, start with a tiny group of islands literally going underwater.

    Summer 2017

  • The Good, the Bad, and the Kid

    The Good, the Bad, and the Kid

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    In which we talk with Ron Hansen M.A. ’95 about truth and fiction and Billy the Kid—and when you can’t tell the good guys from the bad guys.

    Summer 2017
     

  • The Habit of Larceny

    The Habit of Larceny

    Ron Hansen M.A. ’95 , 15 Jun 2017

    An excerpt from The Kid—the story of Billy the Kid like it’s never been told.

    Summer 2017 

  • Listening Is Her Superpower

    Listening Is Her Superpower

    Jesse Hamlin, 15 Jun 2017

    The West Wing and Nurse Jackie brought Anna Deavere Smith millions of fans. Her work for the stage has been groundbreaking: focusing on moments of crisis and catching stories.

    Summer 2017