Alumni Association

  • El Creativo

    El Creativo

    Leah Gonzalez ’14, 16 Nov 2015

    Tackling racism, bullying, pollution, and homelessness through art. The Creative Project/El Creativo looks for solutions at the community level. And it’s backed by a prestigious grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

    Fall 2015

  • Reds and Whites

    Reds and Whites

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Vintage Santa Clara only comes around once a year. And the inaugural Vintner’s Dinner is now history. But you can taste the fruit of the Santa Clara vine all year long now. Introducing the Mission Wine Collection.

    Fall 2015 

  • One Marriage, Two Ceremonies

    One Marriage, Two Ceremonies

    Alicia K. Gonzales ’09, 16 Nov 2015

    First came love, then came marriages. On consecutive days, in very different religious traditions.

    Fall 2015 

  • Felix Loving Cook

    Felix Loving Cook

    Steven Boyd Saum , 16 Nov 2015

    His parents are a teacher and an attorney. His maternal grandfather is the dean of engineering. And his middle name carries the weight of a landmark Supreme Court decision.

    Fall 2015

  • More Than a Miracle?

    More Than a Miracle?

    Steven Boyd Saum, 16 Nov 2015

    The documentary Red Army brings to the screen a tale of hockey intrigue. And it changes the way you’ll see the upset by Team USA in the 1980 Winter Olympics.

    Fall 2015 

  • The Baritone Voice

    The Baritone Voice

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Theodore “Ted” Rynes, S.J., was stingy with A’s—as generations of students know. But he was a man profoundly generous with his time and spirit.

    Fall 2015

  • Rest and Peace

    Rest and Peace

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Tennant Wright, S.J., STL ’63 had a favorite bit of advice he gave to students: “Judge me harshly.” That rarely was the case with this devoted teacher and priest who came from unlikely roots.

    Fall 2015

  • The Cranky Jubilarian

    The Cranky Jubilarian

    SCM Staff, 16 Nov 2015

    Gerald McKevitt, S.J. told the story of the Jesuits in the West—and of the history of Santa Clara. He once wrote that when he got to heaven, he hoped the Lord would greet him with a new name. But as a fellow Jesuit observed, God might have something else in mind.

    Fall 2015

  • We Are Giants

    We Are Giants

    Sam Scott ’96, 1 Jul 2015

    Five Broncos wear the 2014 World Series ring. For some, it’s their third.

  • Havana Now

    Havana Now

    SCM Staff, 1 Jul 2015

    Havana is on the minds of many stateside—in a way it hasn’t been in more than 50 years. Which makes the recent photography project of Eric Lane ’73, based in San Antonio, Texas, even more spellbinding. That project, Havana Now, delivers vibrant narratives of Cuba, capturing an atmosphere that’s colorful, distinct, and sometimes troubling.