Under the leadership of Fr. Greg Boyle, S.J., Homeboy Industries serves high-risk, formerly gang-involved men and women with a continuum of free services and programs, and operates seven social enterprises that serve as job-training sites.
Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on Nov. 8, has left central parts of the country devastated with untold dead and millions without access to food, water, shelter, and other basic necessities.
What do you think of when you hear "vows"? Chances are it's not promises to a life of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
In this episode, we'll look at Jesuit "First Vows"—what they are, when they happen, and why they're significant—and hear from newly vowed Jesuits, Eric Immel and Matthew Donovan.
Nestled in the center of the university’s urban campus, The John Lo Schiavo, S.J. Center for Science Innovation is a gathering and study space for the entire campus community, with the particular purpose of strengthening scientific preparation for all undergraduates and nurturing the growing links between the sciences and other disciplines.
San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee and the city's Human Rights Commission honored USF Diversity Scholar Clarence B. Jones at an event Aug. 20, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Father Anton J. “Sam” Renna, S.J., a beloved teacher, mentor, and spiritual and life guide at Brophy College Preparatory School for 45 years, died Friday, August 9, in Regis Infirmary at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center in Los Gatos, California, after a lengthy illness. He was 79 years old.
Lizbeth Mateo, who is registered to attend Santa Clara Law School in California this fall, took part in a risky border protest on July 22 with other activists who had all been brought illegally to the U.S. as children.
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Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra
The Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra is an adult, youth, and family retreat center in Applegate, Placer County, California, for nonprofit groups of 20-130 (105 guests overnight; +25 additional beds in summer only).