News 2017

Seattle University to Host Program on American Literature for International Scholars

Charles Tung, PhD, Associate Professor, English

“The Study of the U.S. Institute for Scholars (SUSI) on Contemporary American Literature at Seattle University” supported by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
May 16, 2017

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"The Big Ambition" looks at an old fairy tale anew

Portion of illustration from The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Anderson (public domain image)

“How do you feel about your body? Would you do anything to change that ‘one thing’? The Little Mermaid did. Remember her?” Some of the questions at the heart of Ki Gottberg’s new play with music.
May 8, 2017

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2017-18 Fulbright Specialist Awards

Professor Larry Hubbell

Larry Hubbell, PhD, Professor & Director of the Institute of Public Service, and Russ Lidman, PhD, Professor Emeriti & former Director of the Institute of Public Service, recognized.
May 6, 2017

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David Leigh, SJ, receives 2017-2018 McGoldrick Fellowship

David Leigh, SJ, English Professor

Named for Father James McGoldrick, a beloved Seattle University Jesuit, the fellowship recognizes an extraordinary faculty member who embodies the mission and values of Seattle University.
May 5, 2017

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BSW program honors two pioneers in the field of social work

Dr. Madeline Lovell

Prestigious undergraduate awards in Bachelors in Social Work renamed in recognition of the late Dr. Madeline L. Lovell and Taylene Watson, MSW.
May 4, 2017

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65th Anniversary Vow Renewal in St. Ignatius Chapel

Len and Joan Dombrowski, parents of Professor Dan Dombrowski, renew their vows in the Chapel of St. Ignatius for their 65th anniversary.

Parents of longtime SU faculty member Dan Dombrowski celebrated their anniversary on campus.
May 2, 2017

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Arts and Sciences events highlight social justice

Charles W. Mills, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, City University of New York Graduate Center

Among this spring’s events, several highlight the integration of social justice into Seattle University’s mission and vision, including Dr. Charles W. Mills: "Liberalism and Racial Justice."
Apr 28, 2017

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2017 College of Arts and Sciences Summer Faculty Fellowships

Summer flowers.

Five faculty members have been awarded College of Arts and Sciences 2017 Summer Faculty Fellowships in three different categories.
Apr 26, 2017

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Dr. Meyer Named NEH Summer Scholar

Dr. Allison Meyer, English Dept.

Dr. Allison Machlis Meyer, Assistant Professor in Seattle University’s English Department, will participate in "Beyond East and West: The Early Modern World, 1400-1800,” a three-week NEH institute.
Apr 24, 2017

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Alum named president of The National Judicial College

Captain Benes Z. Aldana, ’91, BA Political Science (cum laude), chief trial judge of the U.S. Coast Guard, has been selected as president of the National Judicial College.
Apr 20, 2017

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