Current Events

  • Out west: Presidential and provincial

    Out west: Presidential and provincial

    Steven Boyd Saum and Kristen Intlekofer, 15 Jun 2014

    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

  • Second act

    Second act

    Bruce Newman, 29 Apr 2014

    GSBI mentor Amanda North thought her life was the best that could be expected—until she decided to wait at the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon to watch her daughter compete.

  • Américas cuisine

    Américas cuisine

    Holly Beretto, 15 Apr 2014

    Telling a delicious tale of food and family with chef David Cordúa ’04.

    Spring 2014

  • Inside Ukraine’s revolution

    Inside Ukraine’s revolution

    Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Apr 2014

    Along the road to crisis: hope, despair, and a Q&A with writer Andrey Kurkov.

    Spring 2014
     

  • Decide who we are

    Decide who we are

    John Deever and Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Apr 2014

    After half a century as a pariah state, Myanmar is opening to the world. People have stories to tell. And they want to shape for themselves what comes next.

    Spring 2014

  • Uneasy money

    Uneasy money

    Mario Belotti and Maria Farley, 10 Apr 2014

    The policies of the Fed have added more than $1 trillion toward U.S. income inequality, says a study by an SCU scholar and researcher.

  • A cut to California’s future

    A cut to California’s future

    Michael E. Engh, S.J., 12 Mar 2014

    The Cal Grant program, which has provided funding for more than 2.3 million students in the state since it was launched, is in jeopardy.

  • His life in our hands

    His life in our hands

    Elizabeth Drescher, 7 Jan 2014

    Religion scholar Elizabeth Drescher remembers Nelson Mandela and the legacy of his ever transforming generosity.

  • A sight of innocence

    A sight of innocence

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Dec 2013

    George Souliotes went to prison for three life sentences after he was convicted of arson and murder. Twenty years later, he’s out—after the Northern California Innocence Project proved he didn’t do it.

    Winter 2014

  • Patent trolls, beware

    Patent trolls, beware

    Deborah Lohse & Steven Boyd Saum, 15 Dec 2013

    The White House has brought on SCU’s Colleen Chien, a leading expert in patent law, as senior advisor.

    Winter 2014