Channels

Channels group stories by theme—from Athletics to Innovations—and pull together material from current and past issues of Santa Clara Magazine, as well as on santaclaramagazine.com.

 

Athletics

ATHLETICS

Profiles of Santa Clara athletes and coaches, tales of teams from yesterday and today. Go Broncos!


Academics & Research 

ACADEMICS & RESEARCH

Explore teaching and scholarship at SCU, including research done by students: from controlling a NASA satellite to studying the effects of climate change or looking at grotesque advertising.


Books & Arts 

BOOKS & ARTS

Books, music, and art from Santa Clara faculty, students and alumni. Featuring slideshows and podcasts.


The University Today 

THE UNIVERSITY TODAY

Wondering what that new building is? Curious about the strategic plan? Get the latest news from around the Mission Campus.


History & Traditions 

HISTORY & TRADITIONS

Snapshots and stories from the past that have shaped the Santa Clara of today.


Innovations 

INNOVATIONS

From high-tech to entrepreneurial endeavors, here are projects and ideas with roots in the Mission Campus.


Current Events 

CURRENT EVENTS

Stories that connect to the big conversations we're having as a society—or should be having.


Service & Spirituality 

SERVICE & SPIRITUALITY

Matters of faith, social justice, and the stuff at the heart of a Jesuit education.


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.