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Fall 2012

Drago’s gold

Wings

Can you stand the heat?

100 years: Deluge and Drought

Dream harder

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Player of the year

Player of the year

Computer engineering major Katie Le ’14 becomes the first Bronco to battle in the NCAA women’s singles tourney.

Odes to Omaha

Odes to Omaha

Stories by Ron Hansen M.A. ’95 gains high praise in the literary world

Letters

Letters

Letters from readers to the staff of Santa Clara Magazine

Masthead

Masthead

Fall 2012

Volume 54 Number 2