1981-2011: 30 years old this fall

SANTA CLARA MAGAZINE

1981-2011: 30 years old this fall

It was 30 years ago this September that Santa Clara President William Rewak, S.J.enlisted editor Peg Major to launch a new publication: Santa Clara Magazine. That inaugural issue included an essay by President Rewak, “Saints, diamonds, and bears,” on the changing nature of higher education, as well as articles by faculty and alumni on the media and mass psychology, love and the new Catholic marriage law, the high-tech boom, and “Santa Clara Potpourri”—a visual quiz of campus landmarks. mag-bug

At Our Feet

History lives within the walls of Mission Santa Clara de Asís. 

Staring Into the Fire

Not your typical summer break. Henry Jones ’23 forewent a cushy office internship and beach vacations to fight fires in the Pacific Northwest.

The Gardens Kenny Built

Santa Clara photography professor Takeshi Moro pays tribute to the owner of an East Bay Japanese-American nursery by photographing the gardens of longtime clients.

Space: The Final (Ethical) Frontier

From settling the moon to a deathly swirling cloud of space trash, Brian Green’s new book tackles the big questions of what’s right and wrong when it comes to space travel.