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A campus scene taken from a distance. A small group of students sitting outside and surrounded by campus greenery.

Welcoming Fall

Orientation Programs' team offers a slew of events that build traditions and foster community for new students.

September 13, 2022

Portrait of Professor Henrich in front of chalkboard

Mathematically Possible

Allison Henrich, PhD, discusses her latest editing work and insights on why struggling with math is so common in our society.

September 26, 2022

President's Welcome

With the fall academic term underway, President Eduardo Peñalver welcomes students, faculty and staff, speaks about SU’s special place in the higher education landscape, highlights the progress being made on the university’s strategic directions and more.

September 21, 2022

LainLaina Chavez, and  Santiago Gallo Villamizar standing in front of Lumen Field.

Home Team Advantage

Partnerships with professional Seattle sports clubs drive Albers’ MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management program. 

September 20, 2022

Graphic with the logo of the Alumni Awards.

Nominations Open for Alumni Awards

Return of annual event that celebrates outstanding leadership and service, from the university to communities, all in the Jesuit tradition.

September 6, 2022

Illustration of social media phrases and hands using laptops, smart phones and desktop keyboard.

Combatting Misinformation

Lemieux Library staff members discuss how media literacy has changed over the years, the SIFT method and their preferred approach to evaluating information.

August 29, 2022

Eduardo Peñalver winds up and releases first pitch at the August 8 Seattle Mariners game vs. the New York Yankees.

Presidential Pitch

With hundreds of Seattle U community members in attendance, Eduardo Peñalver throws out the first pitch at a Seattle Mariners game. 

August 10, 2022

Two students and two faculty members wearing protective lab coats and eyewear while reviewing research results in a lab.

Visiting Scholar Exchange Enhances SU Mission

Seattle University civil and environmental engineering faculty and students participate in visiting scholars exchange with Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Colombia. 

July 26, 2022

Interior image of a section of the Billodue Makerspace at Seattle University. View of sewing machines, spools of thread, a flat screen TV and a 3D printer.

Making the Makerspace

Lemieux Library expands its reach by providing spaces, equipment, tools and support for collaborative making. 

July 12, 2022

Jerron Low, JD, Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer

Introducing the New Head of HR

Jerron Lowe, JD, currently at the University of Denver, brings a broad leadership background in higher education and the private sector.

July 8, 2022

Congrats, SU Grads!

Seattle University held its first in-person commencement in three years at Seattle’s Climate Pledge Arena, along with special graduation events on campus in the days leading up to June 12. Relive the festivities or share in the memories from Commencement weekend in this highlights video.

June 28, 2022

Kristen Swanson, Dean, College of Nursing

Lifetime Achievement

College of Nursing Dean Swanson to be honored with award recognizing her longstanding leadership in nursing education, research and patient care.

June 21, 2022

A group of grads in regalia, smiling, clapping and cheering excitedly inside Seattle's Climate Pledge Arena.

A Cause for Celebration

Seattle University held its first in-person commencement for the first time in three years at Seattle’s Climate Pledge Arena.

Sinegal Center for Science and Innovation.

The Sinegal Center is Golden

In addition to LEED Gold certification, the building’s grounds earns award for its landscape architecture. 

June 3, 2022

Newsfeed

SU in the news: Honoring Ideological Divides On and Off Campus

Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education

New Members to the Board of Regents

The Regents serve as an advisory board to the President and as ambassadors to the university.

SU in the news: Vinnie Hobbs joins Union as staff editor

Music video editor & producer Vinnie Hobbs, ’09, joins commercial production company (SHOOTonline)

SU in the news: Seattle City Council names its first Indigenous Advisory Council

KUOW (Derrick Belgarde, '13, '15, is a member of the new Indigenous Advisory Council)

Mathematicians Awarded for Expository Mathematical Writing in MAA Publications 2022

Professor Allison K. Henrich, PhD, is a recipient of the Euler Book Prize from the Mathematics Association of America.

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