Service & Spirituality

  • A Friend of Mine

    A Friend of Mine

    Philip Boo Riley, 3 May 2016

    Religious Studies professor Philip Boo Riley remembers Jim Reites, S.J., MST ’71 as a colleague, family member, and friend.

  • Cultivating Our Garden

    Cultivating Our Garden

    Jose Ramon Villarin, S.J., 19 Apr 2016

    A scientist and Jesuit who shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner reflects on the pope, the poor, and the planet. 

  • Dr. Jerome

    Dr. Jerome

    David DeCosse, 13 Mar 2016

    He was a man of action, and he was far better at being a doctor than a father. Some lessons here: in golf and swimming, fear and love, doing and dying.

    Spring 2016

  • Like no place on earth

    Like no place on earth

    Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77 , 30 Oct 2015

    Talking with John A. Sobrato ’60 about building Silicon Valley—literally—and shaping it for future generations.

  • Going to BAT

    Going to BAT

    Thomas Neumann, 21 Oct 2015

    His Major League Baseball career is in the past, but Randy Winn ’96 is still stepping up to the plate to help the entire baseball family.

  • The post-pope priorities

    The post-pope priorities

    Deborah Lohse, 1 Oct 2015

    After Francis’s historic U.S. visit, what are the takeaways—and must-dos?

  • Predicting the pope

    Predicting the pope

    Deborah Lohse, 17 Sep 2015

    Silicon Valley’s Jesuit university hopes the first Jesuit pope will deliver a powerful message on environmental responsibility and compassion toward refugees.

  • The Green Knight

    The Green Knight

    Christine Long Brunkhorst '83, 19 Aug 2015

    Fr. Ted Rynes was more than a professor and a college advisor. He was a beacon that showed students the way to learn and write and live.

  • A Dreamsicle job

    A Dreamsicle job

    Sharon M. K. Kugler ’81, 2 Aug 2015

    The first woman chaplain at Yale University explores leadership, faith, and the place of Good Humor in chaplaincy. And yes, she means ice cream.

  • A common home

    A common home

    David DeCosse, Edwin Maurer, and John Farnsworth, 22 Jul 2015

    “Laudato Si” gives a comprehensive critique of our climate crisis and a vision for the future.