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  • Discover. Innovate.

    Discover. Innovate.

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    A $30 million gift from the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation to help build a new home for science and engineering.

    Summer 2017

  • Wickedly Complex

    Wickedly Complex

    Michelle Marvier ’90, 15 Jun 2017

    Emerging diseases, cyberterrorism, and food insecurity are tough nuts to crack. That’s why we need to put scientists and engineers together to solve them.

    Summer 2017

  • Artificial Intelligence and Public Trust

    Artificial Intelligence and Public Trust

    Shannon Vallor, 15 Jun 2017

    A future with artificial intelligence is no longer a sci-fi fantasy. But how do we ensure that it is shaped with moral intelligence?

    Summer 2017

  • Risk

    Risk

    Brian Patrick Green, 15 Jun 2017

    Let’s look at the biggest threats to our very existence. For a glimpse into the future, start with a tiny group of islands literally going underwater.

    Summer 2017

  • The Good, the Bad, and the Kid

    The Good, the Bad, and the Kid

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    In which we talk with Ron Hansen M.A. ’95 about truth and fiction and Billy the Kid—and when you can’t tell the good guys from the bad guys.

    Summer 2017
     

  • The Habit of Larceny

    The Habit of Larceny

    Ron Hansen M.A. ’95 , 15 Jun 2017

    An excerpt from The Kid—the story of Billy the Kid like it’s never been told.

    Summer 2017 

  • Listening Is Her Superpower

    Listening Is Her Superpower

    Jesse Hamlin, 15 Jun 2017

    The West Wing and Nurse Jackie brought Anna Deavere Smith millions of fans. Her work for the stage has been groundbreaking: focusing on moments of crisis and catching stories.

    Summer 2017

  • Wrangler and the Jazzman

    Wrangler and the Jazzman

    Jesse Hamlin, 15 Jun 2017

     A dog with millions of fans. And Bill Stevens, a blind jazz pianist, teaching students to do more than they imagined possible.

    Summer 2017

  • A Bigger Stage

    A Bigger Stage

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    First priest, then social worker, CEO, and teller of stories: Jim Purcell on what drew him to Santa Clara—and what Jesuit education can be.

    Summer 2017
     

  • Casts a Shadow

    Casts a Shadow

    Matt Morgan, 15 Jun 2017

    The impact of recent travel bans on international students isn’t clear—but it isn’t good. Four graduate students tell their stories.

    Summer 2017