At SLUH, we are well known for our puzzle solving acumen. Let’s try one for fun. Name the professions of the following troikas of notable people:
- Voltaire, David Hume, and Rene Descartes
- James Joyce, Tom Clancy, and Arthur Conan Doyle
- Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas, and Neil Gorsuch
- Denzel Washington, Richard Harris, and Bob Newhart ...
SLUH President David Laughlin presented the Backer Award, the highest honor bestowed on the school's alumni, to five distinguished Jr. Bills this spring.
Alumni from around the country returned to SLUH and shared their experiences of working for the common good, inspiring students to use their own gifts and talents for others.
Veteran broadcaster has called exciting action for the Tour de France, MLB, NBA and PGA, but his most acclaimed moment came this winter during his fourth consecutive Olympics.
Dr. Rollo Dilworth '87 brought his energy, perspectives and musical expertise as the keynote speaker for SLUH's all-school assembly that kicked off Black History Month.
Congratulations to Stephen Schumacher '08 and George Staley '10 on being two of the seven men ordained to the transitional diaconate in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. And congratulations to Will Smith '14 for earning a Fulbright Scholarship, and to many others in Class Notes.
Dr. Paul Young '68 always knew he wanted to become a doctor, but he could not have imagined how a service trip to Africa in 1999 would impact his future and affect the lives of many in an underdeveloped part of the world.
Actor Chris O'Donnell and his brother John, founder of Johnnie-O apparel company, saluted SLUH with their best rendition of 'Happy Birthday' at Cashbah and the Bicentennial celebration.
Show host Jim Linhares pays a worthy Bicentennial tribute to our Jesuit identity in his conversations with Fr. Joseph Hill, S.J., James Page, S.J., and Fr. Ralph Houlihan, S.J. '52.
- Ignatian Reflection
Fr. Ralph Houlihan, S.J. '52 reflected on what we are doing for Christ relative to SLUH's 200-year history at the Bicentennial Mass.
- Advancing Our Mission
This year's auction, themed Bicentennial Ball, punctuated SLUH's longstanding commitment of admitting students based on their ability to learn and not their families' economic circumstances.
SLUH is publishing To God, with Gratitude, a magnificent coffee-table book filled with hundreds of fascinating stories and seldom-seen images, to commemorate its Bicentennial.
- From the Archive
In this and future issues of the SLUH Magazine, the SLUH Archive presents 'From the Archive' to keep our rich history alive, while inviting contributions of artifacts, materials and memories.