Mission Matters

  • Faith seeking understanding

    Faith seeking understanding

    Emily Elrod-Cardenas '05 , 1 Oct 2011

    Sandra Schneiders, I.H.M, says the issue of the Resurrection is often skirted in theology, and yet it’s arguably the most central tenet of the Christian faith.

    Fall 2011

  • Santa Clara Snapshot: 2001

    Santa Clara Snapshot: 2001

    Jon Teel '12 , 1 Oct 2011

    2001: Santa Clara celebrated its 150th year in June. That fall, the University mourned the victims of the September 11 attacks including student Deora Bodley and alumnus Lawrence Getzfred ’71.

    Fall 2011

  • Grotesque advertising stimulates creativity and pocketbooks

    Grotesque advertising stimulates creativity and pocketbooks

    Maggie Beidelman '09, 1 Oct 2011

    Grotesque advertising is seductive because it allows viewers to think more, says researcher Ed McQuarrie.

    Fall 2011

  • Sweet Sixteen Season

    Sweet Sixteen Season

    Nicole Giove '12, 1 Oct 2011

    In the season ending in April 2011, women’s rugby was ranked nationally for the first time since its establishment.

    Fall 2011

  • Putting cleantech on the map

    Putting cleantech on the map

    Justin Gerdes , 1 Oct 2011

    The Center for Science, Technology, and Society tracks where off-the-grid solutions are lighting the way—and providing clean energy for the underserved in North America and around the world.

    Fall 2011

  • Broncos win! Broncos win!

    Broncos win! Broncos win!

    Sam Scott '96, 1 Jul 2011

    Men’s basketball wins a postseason championship and finishes nationally ranked.

    Summer 2011

  • Service ace

    Service ace

    Sam Scott '96, 1 Jul 2011

    For volleyball phenom Tanya Schmidt ’12, her assists happen on the court, in the Tenderloin, and with missionaries in Peru.

    Summer 2011

  • Stress and the butterfly effect

    Stress and the butterfly effect

    Jon Teel '12, 1 Jul 2011

    Beetles, proteins, and a Fulbright take biologist Elizabeth Dahlhoff to Finland.

    Summer 2011

  • Water, water everywhere

    Water, water everywhere

    Dashka Slater, 1 Jul 2011

    Ed Maurer has a well-earned reputation as an expert on sustainable water resources development. This year, add to that honors as a Google Fellow and Fulbright Fellow.

    Summer 2011

  • Dr. Hall of Fame

    Dr. Hall of Fame

    Heidi Williams, 1 Jul 2011

    Terry Shoup M.A. ’02 honored as a Silicon Valley great.

    Summer 2011