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  • It’s Not the Holy Spirit

    It’s Not the Holy Spirit

    Cheryl Dumesnil ’91, 15 Jun 2017

    A poem from Showtime at the Ministry of Lost Causes (University of Pittsburgh Press). Cheryl Dumesnil ’91 will be giving a reading on campus next year.

    Summer 2017

  • Bronco Books

    Bronco Books

    SCM Staff, 15 Jun 2017

    Mike Pereira ’72 on football, surviving cancer, and changing the rules. Cynthia Trenshaw MTS ’98 on ministering to society’s unwanted. Susan Casey ’66 on women heroes of the American Revolution.

    Summer 2017

  • Go Big, Go Home

    Go Big, Go Home

    Matt Morgan, 15 Jun 2017

    Ken Sears ’55 put Santa Clara in the Final Four and became the first basketball player on the cover of Sports Illustrated. After six years as a Knickerbocker and two with the Warriors, he returned to Watsonville and became a different kind of legend.

    Summer 2017

  • A Field of Dreams

    A Field of Dreams

    Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77 , 15 Jun 2017

    A Field of Dreams is what George Chiala ’64 saw when he looked across an unprepossessing 40-acre plot covered with row upon row of jalapeño pepper plants. Commuters racing by on 101 near Morgan Hill likely didn’t see the future he imagined there: a bell tower and ranks of classroom buildings in Mission Revival style. The school’s name: Saint John XXIII College Preparatory High School.

    Summer 2017

  • Larger Than Life

    Larger Than Life

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Jun 2017

    Remembering Kevin Starr, arguably the greatest California historian, period.

    Summer 2017

  • Best Academic Library in the World

    Best Academic Library in the World

    Devin Collins ’17, 15 Jun 2017

    SCU’s Learning Commons, Technology Center, and Library earned the 2017 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award. Call it the Academy Award of libraries.

    Summer 2017

  • Cam’s Corner

    Cam’s Corner

    Eryn Olson ’16, 15 Jun 2017

     A course on courage with Marty Sammon ’56 and Cameron McCarthy ’17. Both have spent time in the ring. And Marty went to Little Rock’s Central High to defend the rights of nine black students who wanted to go to school there.

    Summer 2017

  • Masthead

    Masthead

    SCM Staff, 15 Jun 2017

    The editorial, creative, and production teams behind Santa Clara Magazine.

    Summer 2017

  • A Beautiful Voice

    A Beautiful Voice

    Steven Boyd Saum, 12 Jun 2017

    Pioneers, Elvis, and grilled cheese sandwiches: a conversation with U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera.

  • Discover. Innovate.

    Discover. Innovate.

    Steven Boyd Saum, 2 Jun 2017

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