Mission Matters

  • Future Law

    Future Law

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Truly bespoke: the Howard S. and Alida S. Charney Hall of Law, a building that reflects the law school’s mission and place, in and of Silicon Valley. Construction starts in 2016.

    Fall 2015

  • Music and Geometry

    Music and Geometry

    Clay Hamilton, 16 Nov 2015

    A showpiece of outdoor sculpture: Going Around the Corner with X, created and donated by world-renowned artist Fletcher Benton. Its new permanent home is outside the de Saisset Museum.

    Fall 2015

  • Good News and Better

    Good News and Better

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Wise and waggish advice from James Martin, S.J., to 2015 graduates. Among the lessons: “The good news is there is a Messiah. The better news is it’s not you.”

    Fall 2015

  • It’s Your Job

    It’s Your Job

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Children’s hospital chaplain Bernice Gotelli, PBVM, told graduates of the Jesuit School of Theology that they are doing God’s work when they demonstrate compassion.

    Fall 2015

  • Happiest Lawyers

    Happiest Lawyers

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    California’s chief justice tells law school graduates to yield to the “highest calling.”

    Fall 2015

  • Caps, Gowns, and Thanks

    Caps, Gowns, and Thanks

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Commencement was a big day for many families but one in particular.

    Fall 2015

  • Crystal-ball Gazing

    Crystal-ball Gazing

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    A valedictorian looks into the future and sees a campus that, no matter how it changes, will always feel like home.

    Fall 2015

  • Hammer and Chisel

    Hammer and Chisel

    Steven Boyd Saum , 16 Nov 2015

    Santa Clara Magazine talks with Madeleine Albright—about Putin and Ukraine, Havel and the Czechs, and Foreign Policy 101.

    Fall 2015

  • Where There’s a Will

    Where There’s a Will

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Conservative columnist George Will on “The Political Argument Today,” part of the 2015–16 President’s Speaker Series. In the Q&A as in one of his columns, he takes on Pope Francis.

    Fall 2015

  • U.S. Poet Laureate

    U.S. Poet Laureate

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Next spring we welcome back Juan Felipe Herrera, son of migrant farmworkers and the first Latino poet named U.S. poet laureate.

    Fall 2015