Features

  • (Not) taking leave

    (Not) taking leave

    Justin P. Boren, 11 Sep 2013

    Fearing resentment from colleagues, employees are less likely to take advantage of work/family policies, says communication professor Justin Boren.

  • The Psylodelic Era

    The Psylodelic Era

    Greg Weatherbee, 26 Aug 2013

    Jorma Kaukonen ’64 is paying tribute to the sounds and styles of the late 60s with his newly opened Psylodelic Gallery.

  • A radiant send-off

    A radiant send-off

    Clay Hamilton, 14 Aug 2013

    As October’s Solar Decathlon competition draws closer, SCU’s Radiant House is nearly ready for its day in the sun.

  • When place means Flint

    When place means Flint

    Kenneth Caldwell, 8 Aug 2013

    Rust Belt prodigal Gordon Young discusses all things Flint as well as his new book Teardown: Memoir of a Vanishing City.

  • Viral Zealot

    Viral Zealot

    Jeff Gire, 30 Jul 2013

    He has a brand-new top-selling book, but viral internet fame is pushing Reza Aslan ’95 even further into the spotlight.

  • The Fixer

    The Fixer

    Kristen Intlekofer, 25 Jul 2013

    Santa Clara's first female valedictorian becomes UC's first female president. Can she help fix the system?

  • Egyptian protests built on a computer format

    Egyptian protests built on a computer format

    Ahmed Amer, 16 Jul 2013

    Computer engineering professor Ahmed Amer argues that the anti-Morsi petition gatherers in Egypt functioned like a distributed computing system—and that's why they were so effective.

  • Powering the search for more women in tech

    Powering the search for more women in tech

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 9 Jul 2013

    Internet ethicist Irina Raicu J.D. ’09 considers Google’s attempt to recruit more women engineers.

  • A million to one

    A million to one

    Jeff Gire, 27 Jun 2013

    SCU alumni came through in record numbers to win a $1 million gift for the University.

  • Daniel Nava’s road to relevance

    Daniel Nava’s road to relevance

    Dan O'Mara, 24 Jun 2013

    Having faced adversity throughout his life, Daniel Nava stayed resilient and is having a breakout year with the Boston Red Sox.