Alumni

  • A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    Erik Hurtado ’13 is proving himself to be more than blazing speed—as his second year with the Vancouver Whitecaps comes to a close, he's fired ball after ball into the net with highlight-reel style.

  • Take it slow

    Take it slow

    California coastal peregrinations

    Summer 2014

  • Out west: Presidential and provincial

    Out west: Presidential and provincial

    Paul Fitzgerald, S.J., ’80 will be the new president of the University of San Francisco and Scott Santarosa, S.J., ’88, M.Div. ’99 is the new provincial of the Oregon Province of the Society of Jesus.

    Summer 2014

  • Santa Barbara’s native son

    Santa Barbara’s native son

    Flying through Santa Barbara? Step into the terminal named in honor of John Treloar Rickard ’36.

    Summer 2014

  • Transforming fear into hope

    Transforming fear into hope

    Artist Lin Evola ’75 uses decommissioned weapons—including nuclear missiles—to shape images of peace such as 1962, No. 2.

    Spring 2014

  • Welcome to Citizenville

    Welcome to Citizenville

    Who published the one book on government in 2013 that conservative firebrand Newt Gingrich told all true believers that they should read? Well, the author is now lieutenant governor of California. Before that, he was mayor of San Francisco. That’s right: It’s Gavin Newsom ’89.

    Winter 2014

  • Potions and poisons

    Potions and poisons

    Medical sleuth B. Joseph Guglielmo ’73, dean of the nation's top school of pharmacy, on the challenges of treating patients. And a health care system.

    Fall 2013

  • The artful baker

    The artful baker

    Connecting with amateur baker turned pie-making guru Kate McDermott ’76.

    Fall 2013

  • Home and away

    Home and away

    From Washington Elementary to the White Mountain Apache Reservation—and right here on the Mission Campus—these Broncos have helped transform the lives of thousands. They were recognized at the 2013 Alumni Association Awards in April.

    Fall 2013

  • New books by alumni

    New books by alumni

    Tales woven across nations and generations by Khaled Hosseini ’88, a true crime memoir by Dennis Walsh J.D. 82, and other nonfiction and fiction offerings.

    Fall 2013

Summer 2014

Table of contents

Features

A day with the Dalai Lama

High-spirited and hushed moments from Feb. 24: a day to talk about business, ethics, compassion.

The Catholic writer today

Poet and former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts Dana Gioia argues that Catholic writers must renovate and reoccupy their own tradition.

Our stories and the theatre of awe

Pulitzer Prize–winning author Marilynne Robinson speaks about grace, discernment, and being a modern believer.

Mission Matters

What would the next generation say?

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.

Breaking records on the maplewood

Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.

How's the water?

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.