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September 15, 2021
Following Friday’s Texas court ruling, President Peñavler joins 400+ university, business and civic leaders calling for bipartisan legislation.
July 19, 2021
The Naef scholarship program, made possible by an endowment from the estate of Sue M. Naef, recognizes outstanding students from diverse backgrounds in the undergraduate schools and programs of the university.
June 10, 2021
As we come to the end of this academic year and contemplate a return to in-person life, ARTS at Seattle U invites those who are able to access campus to reacquaint themselves with Seattle University's beautiful grounds.
June 4, 2021
Father Sundborg reflects on his 24-year presidency and looks ahead in a wide-ranging Q&A.
June 2, 2021
President Sundborg is surprised by a gift planted in his honor.
May 28, 2021
Dean Michael Quinn of the College of Science and Engineering announces the 2021-2022 recipients of the Bannan Scholarship.
May 25, 2021
Stephen Sundborg, S.J., held the final President’s Forum of the year—and of his presidency—on May 13, noting it was his 72nd such quarterly forum for faculty and staff.
May 20, 2021
Seattle University placed among the top universities in a national sustainability competition.
May 6, 2021
Provost Shane P. Martin today shared the following faculty have been awarded tenure or promotions for 2021.
May 5, 2021
Provost Shane P. Martin today announced the faculty members who are being granted the rank of Professor Emeritus/Emerita.
May 4, 2021
The summit is important to advancing the LIFTSU initiative.
April 29, 2021
Bob Heeren, longtime faculty member and chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, passed away Jan. 31.
February 23, 2021
Communication Professor Chris Paul’s latest book examines a growing, but often disparaged, segment of the video game industry.
January 27, 2021
Therese Huston’s new book is a roadmap for providing effective feedback.
January 20, 2021
Marking the fifth anniversary of the historic Paris Agreement’s adoption, Seattle University joined with other leaders calling on the incoming administration to rejoin the accord.
December 14, 2020
Phil Thompson, professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability, coauthored a paper examining the viability of the Bullitt Center’s water system, which was published this month by the Journal of the American Water Works Association.
December 7, 2020
Four colleagues and a team were honored at the 2020 Faculty and Staff Appreciation Event on Nov. 20. In addition to two long-established Excellence in Leadership awards, three new awards were conferred this year, including the Living the Mission Award, Spark of Spirit Award and Outstanding Team award.
November 23, 2020
In the spirit of the holiday season, Facilities staff volunteered their time last week to install festive lighting on campus last week.
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., updated faculty and staff on the latest campus news and developments at his fall open forum on Oct. 27.
October 28, 2020
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion Natasha Martin expresses her hope to "move forward with greater intentionality and collaboration to make racial equity and anti-racist education more than a stated value of our Jesuit Catholic character, but transformative and sustainable institutional practice."
October 16, 2020
Seattle University is administering the sixth annual citywide Seattle Public Safety Survey.
October 15, 2020
Today, Seattle University marks the significance of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, a day to honor and celebrate Indigenous peoples and to acknowledge the toil of colonization as reflected by the land we occupy as a university.
October 12, 2020
In a message to campus today, President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., announced the recipients of the 2020-2021 Naef Scholarship.
October 5, 2020
Bernie Steckler, a much-beloved and longtime member of Seattle University’s faculty, passed away Sept. 23.
October 1, 2020
While nothing about 2020 should surprise us by now, the Executive Library Coordinator recently found herself in a role she never imagined.
September 30, 2020
We are bound by blood. Please help those in need by participating in SU's virtual drive from October 4 to 17.
September 14, 2020
Each year the university selects a text or texts to launch the academic year for incoming students. Incoming students receive the year’s Common Text over the summer, and the issues it raises are incorporated into some classes and pursued in a year-long series of programs built around the themes. This year, rather than having just one text, organizers selected a number of resources.
September 11, 2020
Mary Alberg, professor of physics, was recently awarded funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for her project “Hadron Structure and Interactions.”
September 2, 2020
1619. January 1, 1863. June 19, 1865. During this profound moment in our history as a nation and a university, it is important that we take note of the significance of these dates.
June 19, 2020
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