Tom Taylor appointed Gaffney Chair

Seattle University President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., has appointed Tom Taylor, chair of the Department of History, as the Reverend Louis Gaffney, S.J. Chair in the College of Arts and Sciences. Made possible by the Jesuit community at Seattle University, the Gaffney Chair promotes issues related to the Jesuit commitment to faith that does justice and supports the Jesuit ideal of teaching. As Gaffney Chair, Taylor will address the theme "Jesuit Missionaries: A Historical and Global Perspective" through a series of events.