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  • The Ignatian Guild’s fashion show, SI LIGHTS: The World is Our Runway, raised more than $280,000 thanks to the leadership of Guild President Staci Fleming and Fashion Show chairs Esther Arnold, Monica Myers, Patti Sheedy and Sheila McCarthy. Read more here.

  • The fall performing arts season offered the SI community a chance to see some great live performances ranging from the fall play O Beautiful, directed by Ted Curry ’82. Photo by Bowerbird Photography. See more photos here and here

  • The WCAL is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Read more here.

  • The Winter Dance Concert, Illuminate, was directed by Meredith Cecchin Galvin ’97, who also taught the dance workshop classes along with Emily Shick ’10. Photo by Bowerbird Photography. See more photos here.

  • Former SI President Anthony P. Sauer, S.J., came to SI in September to bless SI’s new middle school, named for him. Read more here.

  • Jeff Columbini and his wife, Audette, and daughter, Gianna ’14, and their extended family at the Nov. 19 Christ the King Mass in SI’s Orradre Chapel. The citation, above, was read by Bob Enright ’76. Photo by Carlos Gazulla. Read more here.

Cover Story
  • by John Wildermuth ’69  / When the Rev. Harry V. Carlin, S.J. ’35, mailed out the first edition of Genesis in November 1964, the newly named president of then-St. Ignatius High School had a simple and direct vision for the magazine: He needed money to build a new school on the sand dunes of the Sunset District and the new publication, named for the fund-raising program, was going to help him get it. St. Ignatius brings “a tradition of excellence that spans 430 years and a record of serving San Francisco and California for 109 years,” he wrote in that opening issue. “The fact remains, however, that without the continued support of our alumni, parents and friends, we cannot effectively continue this vital work. That is why we have undertaken our development plan.”
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First Words
  • I could easily title this column mille grazie, as I truly have a thousand people I could thank who have created and sustained Genesis these past 50 years. In keeping with the theme of this issue, I'm limiting my gratitude a bit. First and foremost, thank you Rev. Harry V. Carlin, S.J. '35, the man who founded the Sunset District campus and who created Genesis in 1964 to publicize the effort and raise funds to pay for the school … Click here to read more. 

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