Active Teaching

Allison Henrich, associate professor and chair of the Department of Mathematics, is the recipient of a prestigious award for the quality of her undergraduate teaching. Read more about the recognition, her approach to teaching and how a service-learning opportunity Henrich developed is helping her students gain confidence in their abilities while serving others.



Hall of Famer

We will soon be able to refer to our colleague John Dougherty as a bonafide hall of famer.

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Going International

International Week celebrates the multiplicity of cultures at Seattle U.

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About the Dream

SU president tells the story behind Martin Luther King's iconic speech. 

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Answer Me This

I'm coordinating a campus event-what's the best way to register guests and receive payments?

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

All Things Jesuit

GC 36

Adolfo Nicolás, S.J., superior general of the Society of Jesus, has convoked the 36th General Congregation.

SU Snapshot

Big IMPORTANT Survey from Seattle University on Vimeo.

Watch this video and, more importantly, take the Big Important Survey!

Also, visit SU Snapshot to see how some faculty and staff are showing their Seahawks pride.

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The Watercooler

Hot off the presses is the winter issue of Seattle University Magazine featuring among other stories a profile with IDIP Director and Albers Economics Professor Meena Rishi (pictured here) and a spotlight on Seattle's Sports Star of the Year Stephanie Verdoia, the soccer player recently named to a pro team in Boston. Plus, get a rundown of the findings from a recent survey from Alumni Relations. Check it out online at SU Magazine.

Homecoming 2015, which takes place Feb. 5-8, will include among other festivities a parade, basketball game, naming of the royal court, SU Athletics Hall of Fame induction and more. Visit Homecoming for the full schedule and all the information you need for this recently reignited SU tradition.


Research of SU professor and students on cover of leading physics journal

The front cover of The American Journal of Physics February 2015 issue features research by an SU professor and students: Andy Kim, assistant professor of physics (left); lead author Marie Pahlmeyer (senior double major in physics and mechanical engineering); Andrew Hankins (physics major who is now in the physics PhD program at Georgetown); and Sam Tuppan (senior physics major). Titled "Scanning capacitance microscopy using a relaxation oscillator," their article can be found here. Aimed at physics pedagogy, The American Journal of Physics  is considered the foremost publication of its kind.

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