Current Events

  • Where There’s Smoke

    Where There’s Smoke

    Irina Raicu, 1 Mar 2017

    … there might just be mirrors. On “fake news,” the Internet, and everyday ethics.

    Spring 2017

  • Voice of the Victim

    Voice of the Victim

    Matt Morgan, 1 Mar 2017

    The Brock Turner case put campus sexual assault in the headlines. Alaleh Kianerci J.D. ’07 let its victims be heard.

    Spring 2017

  • Where Do You Stand?

    Where Do You Stand?

    SCM Staff, 1 Mar 2017

    Together. On Nov. 30, 2016, President Michael Engh, S.J., and the presidents of 26 Jesuit colleges in the United States raised a collective voice of support for undocumented students.

    Spring 2017

  • Represent!


    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Mar 2017

    There’s a new class of legislators in Washington. Sworn in Jan. 3, 2017, the 115th Congress counts 55 California representatives in the House—a few with Santa Clara ties.

    Spring 2017

  • The John Muir Trail

    The John Muir Trail

    Rita Beamish ’74, 1 Mar 2017

    A place of wonder, but nothing to trifle with

    Spring 2017

  • Bethlehem


    William Rewak, S.J., 20 Dec 2016

     A new poem by William Rewak, S.J.

  • The Eighth-Floor Walkup

    The Eighth-Floor Walkup

    Maya Kroth ’01, 7 Dec 2016

    On a Fulbright scholarship to Spain, Maya Kroth ’01 encounters magic and misrepresentation.

  • Welcome to Wonderland

    Welcome to Wonderland

    Steven Boyd Saum, 21 Nov 2016

    Observing elections near and far. Our tale: God Bless America, hell freezes over, and prayers for the dead.

  • I Voted

    I Voted

    Hana Callaghan, 8 Nov 2016

    Not vote? What would suffragettes say?

  • Make Things Happen

    Make Things Happen

    Heidi Williams, 4 Oct 2016

    Inspired by the late “Professor Jimmy” Reites, S.J., members of the SCU chapter of Engineers Without Borders spent the summer in Rwanda, helping locals with a more efficient method of producing roofing tiles.