September 12, 2019 – Jesuit West Province hosted a Leadership Workshop for 270 participants on the campus of Santa Clara University, September 3-5. Jesuits, Provincial Assistants, university presidents, board chairs, principals, superiors, directors of ministries and key members of apostolates participated in enrichment workshops, Mass in the Mission Church celebrated with Bishop Oscar Cantú of San Jose, the keynote presentation by Fr. Provincial Scott Santarosa, SJ in Mayer Theatre, along with breakout sessions, socials and meals. The following photos capture some of the energizing moments of these action-packed leadership days.
June 10, 2020 — “As a black man living in America, the video of George Floyd’s suffocation cues unhealed experiences with police in this country and makes me less optimistic that change between the Black community and the police will soon change,” writes Patrick Saint-Jean, SJ, for the Jesuit Post.