Spring 2012

  • Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

    Bronco Profile: Where the heart is

    An epic journey to find a family and a tribe Ralph Juarez '88 never knew.

    Spring 2012

  • Experience a new connection to SCU

    Experience a new connection to SCU

    Introducing the new Alumni Association website—new look, new features, new possibilities

    Spring 2012

  • Alumni in the news

    Alumni in the news

    Jason Tarver '97 joins the Oakland Raiders as defensive coordinator, Lloyd Pierce '98 is the player development coach for the Memphis Grizzlies, and Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., STL '87 became the 32nd president of College of the Holy Cross.

    Spring 2012

  • Obituaries

    Obituaries

    Remembrances of  William Yabroff, who co-founded the graduate counseling psychology department at SCU, and former SCU library director Victor Novak—and recent obituaries of Santa Clara alumni.

    Spring 2012

  • Therein lies a tale

    Therein lies a tale

    From the beginnings of Bucky the Bronco to unlocking the secrets of the universe through dark matter.

    Spring 2012

  • Letters

    Letters

    Readers write in about cover man Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63, the Bronco Battalion, a fateful day in 1970, Bill Stover, and the latest release by Hot Tuna.

    Spring 2012

  • HWJT? (How Would Jesus Tweet?): Reimagining New Media as Social

    HWJT? (How Would Jesus Tweet?): Reimagining New Media as Social

    Asking about the how of social media participation challenges us to examine technological impacts on reflection and interaction.

    Spring 2012

  • Game to the core

    Game to the core

    Becoming Bucky: You know Bucky. But do you know how Santa Clara's Missionites came to be known as the Broncos? See a gallery of the evolution of a sports icon over 90 years.

    Spring 2012

  • In Print: New books by alumni

    In Print: New books by alumni

    Khaled Hosseini '88 releases The Kite Runner in graphic novel form, Thomas R. Pegram '78 reexamines the Ku Klux Klan, Claire Rudolf Murphy '73 brings a tale of persistance to children, plus others are featured.

    Spring 2012 | IN PRINT

  • Santa Clara Mag Blog

    Santa Clara Mag Blog

    We've mothballed the old Santa Clara Mag Blog but you can still look through these archives for past stories.

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.