Web Exclusives

  • The sporting life

    The sporting life

    Ann Killion, 24 May 2012

    From a pair of castoff tennis rackets—to nationally known programs and penalty shots heard ’round the world.

    Summer 2012

  • Respect the game

    Respect the game

    Britt Yap, 24 May 2012

    Now they're the subject of dreams-may-come true movies. But in the beginning, they were women who just wanted to play soccer.

    Summer 2012

  • The Makers

    The Makers

    Jesse Hamlin, 24 May 2012

    What does it mean to teach the arts—and to create art in all its forms—here and now? By that, we mean here at Santa Clara, in the heart of Silicon Valley, with threads reaching out to the rest of the world.

    Summer 2012

  • Elemental


    Steven Boyd Saum, 24 May 2012

    Fate and design, weather and the story of beauty: painting as a way of life for Mark Alsterlind '76

    Summer 2012

  • Medicine at 13,000 feet

    Medicine at 13,000 feet

    Mike Larremore '08, 24 May 2012

    For a photo essay on a medical-aid expedition high in the Andes, Mike Larremore '08 travels to Huancavelica, Peru.

    Summer 2012

  • Shine a light

    Shine a light

    Jon Teel '12, 24 May 2012

    Eight hundred years ago, Clare of Assisi traded a life of privilege for one of religious devotion. This year the University celebrates this woman and saint, whose name it bears.

    Summer 2012

  • A new dean for the Jesuit School of Theology

    A new dean for the Jesuit School of Theology

    Deepa Arora, 24 May 2012

    Thomas Massaro, S.J., has been welcomed as the new dean for JST.

    Summer 2012

  • People, prosperity, and the planet

    People, prosperity, and the planet

    Connie Coutain and Heidi Williams '06, 24 May 2012

    A new fuel-cell design brings top honors to student engineers—who carry through to the finish a project they began with their mentor, Dan Strickland, who was tragically killed in a car accident last fall.

    Summer 2012

  • Expose the darkness

    Expose the darkness

    Katie Sells '13, 24 May 2012

    With a new short film, Jonathan Fung turns his lens on human trafficking.

    Summer 2012

  • The stunt woman

    The stunt woman

    Jeff Gire, 24 May 2012

    As fans of The Hunger Games know, Tara Macken '08 goes down fighting.

    Summer 2012