WillIiamSwenson_360Celebrating SU's Best

Six remarkable individuals, including Medal of Honor Recipient William Swenson (left), were honored at the annual Alumni Awards Celebration on April 22. Read more about this year's recipients.


New Perspective

Ned Hayes's debut novel was heavily influenced by his time at the School of Theology and Ministry.

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Inclusive Education

A delegation of five experts from the country Georgia visited SU to learn more about the Center for Change in Transition Services.

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The Place Called Skull

Father O'Malley's book chronicles atrocities inflicted upon Catholic priests during the Holocaust.

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Answer Me This

Which of our colleagues won the raffle for participating in the LiVE program?

Answer Me This is a forum for addressing questions about working at Seattle University and campus life.

All Things Jesuit

It's official!

Seattle University has signed an agreement with the Universidad Centroamericana (UCA), which formalizes a longstanding and growing partnership between the two Jesuit institutions.

SU Snapshot

UWscones_360Wait. What are these UW scones doing on an SU web page? Have we been hacked by the institution across town? No, these delicious but brand-violating treats were part of an elaborate April Fools' Day prank played on one of our colleagues. Click here to find out who was on the receiving end of this and other hijinks. And be sure to check out some of the captions sent in for the squirrel picture we ran last month. Keep sending your shots to of campus life to The Commons.


The Watercooler


Uli Steidl takes first in Boston Marathon's master's division

Seattle University assistant cross country and track and field coach Uli Steidl finished first in the master's division at the 2014 Boston Marathon Monday, his second master's victory in three years at the world-famous running event. Read more at GoSeattleU.

JenSorensen_100_WCJen Sorensen, director of General Science, presented at Beyond School Hours XVII, an annual conference for out-of-school-time educators and researchers. Her workshop, "Teach Your Staff and Volunteers to Facilitate Science Inquiry," was featured twice in the conference program as recommended for attendees from federally funded 21st Century Community Learning Centers. The workshop was based upon the adult learning curriculum she created in partnership with Girl Scouts of Western Washington to develop inquiry science facilitation skills in volunteer leaders.  Their work has been implemented by several Girl Scout councils across the country, and is being adapted to general after-school settings.

Garden_100_WCSeattle University's Shakespeare Garden outside the Fine Arts Building is featured in Seattle Met 's " 10 Secret Seattle Gardens ." A joint venture between the Grounds and Fine Arts, the garden includes plants that are mentioned in the works of William Shakespeare.

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