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  • Taking the Long Way Home

    Taking the Long Way Home

    Matt Morgan, 27 Feb 2018

    An injury gave Henry Caruso M.S. ’18 a second-chance at his final season of college basketball. He chose to do it at home.

  • American Values and National Character

    American Values and National Character

    Kirk O. Hanson, 10 Jan 2018

    There are ways in which our character was strengthened in 2017—but many more in which it was weakened.

  • Grace on Ice

    Grace on Ice

    Tina Vossugh, 26 Dec 2017

    We’re rooting for Polina Edmunds ’20 in the U.S. Figure Skating Championships. 

  • My First Christmas

    My First Christmas

    Tina Vossugh, 20 Dec 2017

    How my family chose to join in on the American holiday of Christmas.

  • Fighting for the Planet

    Fighting for the Planet

    Deborah Lohse, 13 Dec 2017

    Lawyer for 21 youth plaintiffs suing the government over CO2 levels argued to let their case proceed.

  • Give Them a Voice

    Give Them a Voice

    Steven Boyd Saum, 20 Nov 2017

    The author of The Kite Runner talks writing, refugees, and his hopes and fears for Afghanistan. An interview with writer Khaled Hosseini ’88.

  • My Veterans Day

    My Veterans Day

    Matt Morgan, 10 Nov 2017

    Specialist Jim Olwell ’17 reflects on being a veteran and a student at Santa Clara University.

  • Why Does the Reformation Matter?

    Why Does the Reformation Matter?

    Steven Boyd Saum, 2 Nov 2017

    It’s been 500 years since Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to a church door. (Or did he?) Two scholars of religion offer a few answers.

  • Nuns and Nones

    Nuns and Nones

    Matt Morgan, 27 Oct 2017

    Religious studies scholar Elizabeth Drescher talks to the religiously unaffiliated across the country and says: Tell me about your spiritual lives. A conversation about her book Choosing Our Religion.

  • Home is on Fire

    Home is on Fire

    Matt Morgan, 17 Oct 2017

    The wildfires that ravaged Santa Rosa took thousands of homes—including that of Katie Bipes ’17. But she and her parents want to rebuild.