The University Today

  • O’Brien’s Odyssey

    O’Brien’s Odyssey

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Aug 2016

    The well-traveled Kevin O’Brien, S.J., heads to Santa Clara’s Jesuit School of Theology.

    Summer 2016

  • New on Board

    New on Board

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Aug 2016

    Our four new trustees come from the worlds of law, media, tech, and finance.

    Summer 2016

  • Fr. Jett

    Fr. Jett

    SCM Staff, 15 Aug 2016

    The Jesuit and Nobel prize-winning scientist presents the annual Santa Clara Lecture.

    Summer 2016

  • Labor Intensive

    Labor Intensive

    SCM Staff, 15 Aug 2016

    It’s time to reconnect the study of economics and politics, says Robert Reich—from the 2015–16 President’s Speaker Series.

    Summer 2016

  • Exercise Daily

    Exercise Daily

    SCM Staff, 15 Aug 2016

    The founder of the first Muslim liberal arts college explores Islam and freedom of religion. 

    Summer 2016

  • Santa Clara 101

    Santa Clara 101

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Aug 2016

    John Filippi ’38 celebrates his 100th birthday—and many years of love for Santa Clara. 

    Summer 2016

  • A Ministry of Presence

    A Ministry of Presence

    Paul Totah ’79, 18 Jul 2016

    Celebrating a decade of a new Jesuit home and 165 years of service to students.

  • Seeing Through the Space

    Seeing Through the Space

    Matt Morgan, 5 Jul 2016

    Rondo I by noted Bay Area sculptor Bruce Beasley encourages viewers to see the dynamism of all that is natural—and it's being welcomed as a permanent addition to the de Saisset.

  • Valedictory Redo

    Valedictory Redo

    Harout Dimijian ’96, 22 Jun 2016

    Harout Dimijian ’96 considers the valedictory speech he gave 20 years ago—and what he’d change now based on life experiences.

  • (Not Five But) Six Things I Would Tell My Freshman Self

    (Not Five But) Six Things I Would Tell My Freshman Self

    Eryn Olson ’16, 15 Jun 2016

    One of our seniors at the magazine reflects on her college experience and shares some words of wisdom.