Masthead

Spring 2013

Volume 54 Number 4

 

Editor

Steven Boyd Saum

 

Creative Director

Linda Degastaldi-Ortiz

 

Photographer

Charles Barry

 

Editorial Interns

Sarah Perkins ’13
Danae Stahlnecker ’15
Liz Wassmann ’13

 

Web Intern

Devin Gomez ’16

 

Class Notes & Obituaries

Marisa Solís
Christine Cole Harden
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Website

Clay Hamilton
Brian Washburn

 

 
Literary Editor

Ron Hansen M.A. ’95

 

Associate Editor, santaclaramagazine.com

Clay Hamilton

 

Department Contributors

John Deever
Deborah Lohse
Caitlin Mohan
Sam Scott ’96
Marisa Solís

 

Copy Editors

John Deever
Jeff Gire
Marisa Solís

 

Santa Clara Magazine Advisory Board

Margaret Avritt—Director of Marketing
Terry Beers—Professor of English
Michael Engh, S.J.—President
Elizabeth Fernandez ’79—Journalist
Rich Giacchetti—Associate Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Ron Hansen M.A. ’95—Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J., Professor of Arts and Humanities
Kathy Kale ’86—Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations
Paul Soukup, S.J.—Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Professor of Communication

 

 

Spring/Summer 2013

Table of contents

Features

Walk Across California

An epic journey whereby one foot is put in front of the other to discover, up close and personal, who and what and where is the Golden State.

Miller's Tale

To tell the story of Bob Miller ’67 is to tell the coming-of-age tale of Las Vegas itself. And it’s the chronicle of a man who served a decade as governor of Nevada. Quite a journey for the son of an illegal bookie from Chicago.

Blood. Sweat. Tears. Repeat.

Nina Acosta ’82 was a tough enough cop to pass the test for the LAPD’s SWAT team. Then she learned the hard way about gender discrimination. So how did she do on Survivor?

Mission Matters

When justice is kidnapped

The 2013 Alexander Law Prize honors Chen Guangcheng, a Chinese civil-rights activist and attorney who protested government abuses—including excessive enforcement of the one-child policy—then escaped house arrest to the U.S. Embassy in Beijing.

Double trouble

Growing up tennis with Kelly Lamble ’13 and John Lamble ’14. And Bronco teams that are a force to be reckoned with nationally.

Keep the door open

For teaching and advising and a ministry that’s blessed this place for 48 years—paying tribute to Charles Phipps, S.J.