Sections

SCM Summer 2012 

MASTHEAD

The editorial, creative, and production teams responsible for making both the print and online versions of the magazine a reality.

 

Summer 2012

SCM Summer 2012 

FROM THE EDITOR

It could be something small, or something gigantic, but art of any form is capable of piercing through our daily distractions to give insight or pleasure.

 

Summer 2012

Letters 

LETTERS

From Benny to Bucky Bronco, readers write in with their fondest memories of the dynamic mascot, which women professors have made an impact on them, and Jim Flippen '41 and Bill Cahill '61 reflect on reunions past.

 

 

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AFTERWORDS: BEAUTY AND BEAST

A look at the role of the arts in Jesuit education by Maeve Louise Heaney, VDMF. Beauty and creativity help define our surroundings, but also how we perceive the world and the choices we make between good and bad.

Summer 2012

SCM Summer 2012 

PARTING SHOT: PAINT AND SERENDIPITY

Light and color and the hazards of nature have shaped the life and art of Mark Alsterlind '76.

 

Summer 2012

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CONTRIBUTORS

The writers, photographers, illustrators, and other folk whose work you'll find in the mag.

 

Summer 2012

Summer 2012

Table of contents

Features

The Makers

What does it mean to teach the arts—and to create art in all its forms—here and now? By that, we mean here at Santa Clara, in the heart of Silicon Valley, with threads reaching out to the rest of the world.

Respect the game

Now they're the subject of dreams-may-come true movies. But in the beginning, they were women who just wanted to play soccer.

Mission Matters

People, prosperity, and the planet

A new fuel cell design brings top honors to student engineers.

In the zone

First Julie Johnston ’14 was freshman of the year. Then All-American. Now the Under-20 World Cup is calling.

Truth, justice, and coping with atrocities

Legal scholar Beth Van Schaack tapped for State Department post tackling war crimes—from Cambodia to the former Yugoslavia.