• Faith in the press?

    Faith in the press?

    Joshua Richman, 2 Nov 2012

    As news organizations consolidate, the picture of the world presented to readers becomes less nuanced—especially at the intersection of politics and religion. 

  • Hispanics, religion, and the elections

    Hispanics, religion, and the elections

    Gerardo Fernandez, 2 Nov 2012

    The editor of a major Spanish-language outlet in the Bay Area on the possibly election-deciding impact of the Hispanic vote in 2012.

  • 'Silent Spring' echo still eloquent

    'Silent Spring' echo still eloquent

    Nancy C. Unger, 24 Oct 2012

    Historian Nancy Unger takes a new look at the book that launched the modern environmental movement.

  • Writers in the studio: Ron Hansen and Bo Caldwell read Tuesday

    Writers in the studio: Ron Hansen and Bo Caldwell read Tuesday

    Clay Hamilton, 20 Oct 2012

    Writers Bo Caldwell and Ron Hansen M.A. '95 give a reading Oct. 23 at 4:00 in SCU's Fess Parker Studio.

  • What we talk about when we talk about 'like'

    What we talk about when we talk about 'like'

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 17 Oct 2012

    Internet ethics expert Irina Raicu considers why clicking a button isn’t necessarily an endorsement.

  • Politics and the ethics of dialogue

    Politics and the ethics of dialogue

    Michael McCarthy, S.J., 4 Oct 2012

    Michael McCarthy, S.J., suggests open use of scripture from all sacred texts may be the key to overcoming divisiveness in public discourse.

  • Political storytelling and "Muslim rage"

    Political storytelling and "Muslim rage"

    Jeff Gire, 26 Sep 2012

    Reza Aslan '95 talks to SCM about the Arab Spring, reaction to the hateful "film" Innocence of Muslims, and Newsweek's recent "Muslim Rage" cover.

  • Chemical kinetics

    Chemical kinetics

    Sam Scott '96, 8 Sep 2012

    This molecular biologist traded the lab for the gridiron. The latest test for Jason Tarver '97: turning around the Oakland Raiders defense.

  • An All-American comes home

    An All-American comes home

    Nick Merkovich & Nick Carrillo '12, 14 Aug 2012

    After a trade to the San Jose Earthquakes, Mehdi Ballouchy is returning to his hometown crowd at Buck Shaw Stadium.

  • 10 life-or-death lessons for social entrepreneurs

    10 life-or-death lessons for social entrepreneurs

    Albert Bruno, 8 Aug 2012

    Global Social Benefit Incubator co-founder Al Bruno shares his top ten tips for entrepreneurs developing their business plan.