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  • $100 Million Gift Establishes the Sobrato Campus for Discovery and Innovation

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Mar 2017

    The largest gift in the history of Santa Clara University and one of the biggest in the history of Catholic higher education. Thanks to John A. ’60 and Susan Sobrato, we’ll begin to build a 300,000-square-foot state-of-the-art home for cross-disciplinary work in engineering, the hard sciences, and mathematics. It will be a place to develop skills and ways of thinking and solving problems that shape the next generation of leaders for Silicon Valley and beyond.

  • Geography and Destiny

    Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77, 1 Mar 2017

    Santa Clara won’t just be in Silicon Valley. It will be central to it like never before.

  • Cut & Paste Conservation

    Cut & Paste Conservation

    Emma Marris, 1 Mar 2017

    We can now replace a gene in any organism for a hundred bucks a pop. We can alter wild species to save them. So should we?

    Spring 2017
     

  • Return of the Forest King?

    Return of the Forest King?

    Emma Marris, 1 Mar 2017

    Once upon a time, up to four billion American Chestnuts grew on this continent. The tallest of them stood twelve stories high. Then came the fungus.

    Spring 2017

  • For the Record

    For the Record

    Justin Gerdes, 1 Mar 2017

    Love Canal. The Exxon Valdez. Deepwater Horizon. Volkswagen. Blockbuster cases, but only part of the story for John C. Cruden J.D. ’74, a civil servant and defender of the environment.

    Spring 2017

  • Info Officer in Chief

    Info Officer in Chief

    Steven Boyd Saum, 1 Mar 2017

    Digitalizing the work of the federal government is both urgent and messy. But Tony Scott J.D. ’92 knew that when he took the job as Chief Information Officer of the United States.

    Spring 2017

  • 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

  • Big Win for a Tiny House

    Big Win for a Tiny House

    Matt Morgan, 1 Mar 2017

    The rEvolve House took first place in a state-wide competition in Sacramento. Now it is being put to work helping veterans with PTSD.

    Spring 2017
     

  • Legal Grounds

    Legal Grounds

    SCM Staff, 1 Mar 2017

    Investing in the future of law SCU: Meet the new Charney Hall

    Spring 2017