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St. Ignatius College Preparatory, San Francisco
  • Read about all the winter sports teams, including the girls' basketball team, pictured above at their victory over SHC in USF's Memorial Gymn. Read more here.

  • Students took part in the national school walkout in March to lobby Congress for school safety. They were joined by Mayor Mark Farrell ’92. Read more here.

  • The Fathers' Club SNL-themed Auction brought in more than $1 million to help the SI Scholarship Fund. Read more here.

  • The Annual Fine Arts Assembly featured SI's talented dancers, singers and instrumentalists. See photos here and even more photos here.

  • Seven teachers from Notre Dame's ACE Program work at SI and celebrate 25 years of service by the University of Notre Dame. Read more here.

  • Tim Halloran ’75 leads Mission High's girls' basketball team, donating his salary to a scholarship to help the girls' succeed in college. Story by Tom Stack ’75. 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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