College of Arts and Sciences

Alumni Seminar Series

  • The Alumni Seminars Series take place each quarter and are open to Seattle University alumni and other college graduates in the Seattle area who seek a high-quality learning experience, stimulating discussions of life’s deeper questions, and the companionship of other active minds.
    The Alumni Seminars Series is organized by the College of Arts and Sciences of Seattle University under the guidance of Professor David Leigh, S.J.

    SPRING 2015


    Art, Film, and Theatre - What's new in 2015

    The Spring Alumni Seminar Series brings together faculty from the departments of Art and Art History, English, and Performing Arts and Arts Leadership for a close look at trends and new movements in art, film, and theatre.

    SU ARTS faculty presenters.
    Spring 2015 Panel
    Top row L to R: Alexander Mouton, Ki Gottberg, and Trung Pham.
    Bottom row L to R: Naomi Kasumi, George Koszulinski, and Francisco Guerrero.

    Our presenters will discuss new movements in the fine arts, show and interpret some of their own creative work, and discuss what is happening in the Seattle arts scene.

    • Ki Gottberg, chair of the Performing Arts and Arts Leadership Department, director, and playwright, and artistic director of the Merc Playhouse
    • Francisco Guerrero, painter
    • Alex Mouton, photographer, digital design artist, and painter
    • Trung Pham, SJ, painter and sculptor
    • George Koszulinski, documentary filmmaker and screenwriter
    • Naomi Kasumi, digital design, graphic design, and multimedia artist

    Tuesday evenings, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
    PIGOTT 208
    March 31, April 14, 28, May 12, 26, and June 9, 2015

    The cost of the six-session seminar, which includes all materials, parking, and refreshments is $210.

    Participants may sign up by email at
    Please include your mailing address and phone number.
    Please be sure to state whether or not you will require on-campus parking for the seminar.


    Debate the issues.
    Discover meaning.
    Discuss new ideas.