Editor

Steven Boyd Saum

 

Creative Director

Linda Degastaldi

Associate Editor, Digital

Clay Hamilton

 

Photographer

Joanne Lee

 

Interns

Devin Collins ’17
Maura Turcotte ’17
Esther Young ’18

 

Design Consultant

Pentagram Austin

 

Class Notes & Obituaries

Alicia K. Gonzales ’09

 

Website

Clay Hamilton
Naeem Turner-Bandele ’18
Brian Washburn

 

Literary Editor

Ron Hansen M.A. ’95

 

Assistant Editor

Matt Morgan

 

Contributors

Lincoln Agnew
Lorenzo Aguis
Chuck Barry
Rita Beamish ’74
Robert Clark
Michael Collopy
Tavis Coburn
Brian Doyle
Frank Farris
Quinn Fitzgerald
Jim Gensheimer
Alicia K. Gonzales ’09
Harold Gutmann
Kyle Hilton
Jason Holley
Donald Jackson
Don Jedlovec
Robyn Mayoff
Sean McCabe
Richard Mia
Kari Orvik
David Plunkert
Carmen Salazar
Marisa Solís

Santa Clara Magazine Advisory Board

Michael E. Engh, S.J.—President
James Lyons—Vice President for University Relations
Matthew G. Dewey—Associate Vice President for Marketing and Communications
Kathy Kale ’86—Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations
Elizabeth Fernandez ’79—Journalist
Ron Hansen M.A. ’95—Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J., Professor of Arts and Humanities
Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77—Silicon Valley’s professor emeritus
Paul Soukup, S.J.—Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Professor of Communication

Fall 2021: Signals + Connections

Check out the highlights of the Fall 2021 issue: SCU Bronco champions, alumni stories, and news from the Mission campus.

Letters: Fall 2021

Readers discuss what we missed about filmmaking alumni, palm trees, and our own inherent biases. Plus, SCM wins awards.

Don’t Look Away

In late summer, as American troops quickly left Afghanistan after more than 20 years of occupation, people watched closely the crush of refugees fleeing as the Taliban took over just as quickly. It’s up to us to keep watching.

The Gift of Experience

SCU Trustee Jack Lewis and wife Carolyn are passionate about education for all. Their donation to the Miller Center will empower students working in disenfranchised communities.