Sudden, brief, strange, near: Observing a dragonfly before the Ricard Observatory, through the lens of photographer Adam Hays of our IT department. The image won the inaugural photo contest (open to students, faculty, and staff) held by SCU Gone Wild—a citizen science project connecting the University community with the natural world on and off campus. Also spotted of late: salamanders, a peregrine falcon, flocks of cedar waxwings, and killdeers.
High-spirited and hushed moments from Feb. 24: a day to talk about business, ethics, compassion.
Poet and former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts Dana Gioia argues that Catholic writers must renovate and reoccupy their own tradition.
Pulitzer Prize–winning author Marilynne Robinson speaks about grace, discernment, and being a modern believer.
Hossam Baghat, one of Egypt’s leading human rights activists, was awarded the 2014 Katharine and George Alexander Law Prize for his work defending human rights.
Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.
A lab on a chip helps provide the answer—which is a matter of life and death when the question is whether drinking water contains arsenic.