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Spring 2016

Stars: The NASA Maverick who saved Hubble, and other literal and metaphoric stars that guide us.

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  • ATHLETICS

    Athletics

    Profiles of Santa Clara athletes and coaches, tales of teams from yesterday and today. Go Broncos!

  • ACADEMICS & RESEARCH

    Academics & Research

    Explore teaching and scholarship at SCU, including research done by students: from controlling a NASA satellite to studying the effects of climate change or looking at grotesque advertising.

  • BOOKS & ARTS

    Books & Arts

    Books, music, and art from Santa Clara faculty, students and alumni. Featuring slideshows and podcasts.

  • THE UNIVERSITY TODAY

    The University Today

    Wondering what that new building is? Curious about the strategic plan? Get the latest news from around the Mission Campus.

  • HISTORY & TRADITIONS

    History & Traditions

    Snapshots and stories from the past that have shaped the Santa Clara of today.

  • INNOVATIONS

    Innovations

    From high-tech to entrepreneurial endeavors, here are projects and ideas with roots in the Mission Campus.

  • CURRENT EVENTS

    Current Events

    Stories that connect to the big conversations we're having as a society, or should be having.

  • SERVICE & SPIRITUALITY

    Service & Spirituality

    Matters of faith, social justice, and the stuff at the heart of a Jesuit education.

  • This American Pie

    This American Pie

    Steven Boyd Saum, 26 Apr 2016

     A conversation about economics and politics with Robert Reich.

  • 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. 

  • ‘One of the Nation’s Greatest Women’

    ‘One of the Nation’s Greatest Women’

    Alden Mudge, 8 Apr 2016

    She was an extraordinary advocate and leader in the Progressive Era. Her husband even used to talk about “when we were governor.”

  • Hit and Run

    Hit and Run

    Sam Scott '96, 1 Apr 2016

    Catching up with former all-star outfielder Randy Winn '96 

  • Baseball’s Cinderella Story

    Baseball’s Cinderella Story

    Harold Gutmann, 1 Apr 2016

    Having faced adversity throughout his life, Daniel Nava stayed resilient and had a breakout time with the Boston Red Sox. This year sees him with the Los Angeles Angels.

  • Grace in a Competitive World

    Grace in a Competitive World

    Ed Cohen, 31 Mar 2016

    Meet this year’s commencement speaker, Carolyn Woo, leader of Catholic Relief Services worldwide.

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  • Allison Kopf '11

    Allison Kopf '11, CEO of Agrilyst, won the $50,000 grand prize at TechCrunch Disrupt's Startup Battlefield.

  • Maria Evans '81

    Maria Evans '81 was named Principal of the Year and bestowed an Excellence in Education award by the Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce.

  • Stephen Sifferman ’93, M.S. ’98

    Stephen Sifferman ’93, M.S. ’98 received the SCU School of Engineering's 2015 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award.

  • Tony Scott J.D. ’92

    Tony Scott J.D. ’92 is the new United States chief information officer and administrator of OMB’s Office of Electronic Government and Information Technology.

  • Francisco Jiménez ’66

    Napa County Reads has selected the autobiographic stories by Francisco Jiménez ’66 for its literacy program with middle school students.

  • Mike Cummins ’79

    Mike Cummins ’79 has joined the San José State University baseball program as the team’s volunteer assistant coach.

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