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  • The Competitor

    The Competitor

    Matt Morgan, 21 May 2017

    Hayden Shieh ’18 did a lot of winning on the links this year, finishing in a tie for 38th overall and barely missing a trip to the Championship final.

  • The Big Cat

    The Big Cat

    Santa Cruz Sentinel and Jim Seimas, 2 May 2017

    Saying goodbye to Ken Sears ’55, the first basketball player to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated.

  • Winning the Pulitzer

    Winning the Pulitzer

    Gordon Young, 25 Apr 2017

    Tatiana Sanchez ’10 got her start in journalism courses and The Santa Clara student newspaper before going on to win a Pulitzer Prize.

  • Well Versed

    Well Versed

    Juan Felipe Herrera, 20 Apr 2017

    Two new poems for our readers from U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera in honor of National Poetry Month. Hear him speak at SCU’s commencement in June.

     

  • The Horrors of Chemical Warfare

    The Horrors of Chemical Warfare

    David E. DeCosse and Brian Patrick Green, 13 Apr 2017

    War is hell. But even so, there are ethical boundaries that must not be crossed. The Syrian attack, the American response, and chemical weapons.

  • Recovery of faith in a new direction

    Recovery of faith in a new direction

    David E. DeCosse, 6 Apr 2017

    Ethicist David DeCosse considers the distinction between religion and God in the the novel and movie Silence.

  • The Story of Islam

    The Story of Islam

    David Pinault, 22 Mar 2017

    Religious Studies professor David Pinault provides a primer on Islam and argues it includes a greater diversity of views and potentials than alarmists in Europe and the United States allow.

  • Valley in the House

    Valley in the House

    Jeremy Herb ’08, 7 Mar 2017

    A conversation with freshman Congressman Ro Khanna on teaching at SCU, representing Silicon Valley, and the issues that shouldn’t be partisan.

  • $100M for Discovery and Innovation

    $100M for Discovery and Innovation

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Mar 2017

    The largest gift in the history of Santa Clara University establishes the Sobrato Campus for Discovery and Innovation.

    Spring 2017

  • $100 Million Gift Establishes the Sobrato Campus for Discovery and Innovation

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Mar 2017

    The largest gift in the history of Santa Clara University and one of the biggest in the history of Catholic higher education. Thanks to John A. ’60 and Susan Sobrato, we’ll begin to build a 300,000-square-foot state-of-the-art home for cross-disciplinary work in engineering, the hard sciences, and mathematics. It will be a place to develop skills and ways of thinking and solving problems that shape the next generation of leaders for Silicon Valley and beyond.