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September 17, 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
Father Steve reflects on an academic year unlike any other.
June 9, 2020
SU mourns the passing of a beloved colleague who "contributed greatly to fabric of the university."
June 2, 2020
Science and Engineering Dean Michael Quinn announces 2020-2021 recipients.
June 1, 2020
Provost Shane P. Martin announces the 2019-2020 recipients of the President’s Award, Provost’s Award and Provost’s Award for Graduate Student Excellence.
May 26, 2020
Provost Shane P. Martin announces tenure and promotions for 2020-2021.
Seattle University took sixth place out of 145 schools across North America in the waste diversion category of this year’s RecycleMania.
May 8, 2020
John Morford, former dean of the School of Education and founding director of the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership, died this past Monday, May 4.
May 7, 2020
Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons equip students for success during COVID-19.
April 28, 2020
Here is a list of changes to university events and other activities related to Seattle University’s response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
April 1, 2020
Father Sundborg Announces Plans to Step Down in June 2021
February 13, 2020
Seattle University’s trees are recognized by Arbor Day Foundation
January 29, 2020
The first Educating for Justice session of 2020 will focus on how allies can engage in social justice work.
As we flip the calendar to a new year, not to mention decade, here are five big things the SU community will be engaging with in 2020.
January 13, 2020
From almna to librarian, Hulburt cared deeply for Seattle U.
December 9, 2019
Co-chairs of the President's Committee for Sustainability share their insights on SU's progress toward becoming an even greener university.
December 5, 2019
SU invites you to celebrate the holiday season with a number of holiday traditions.
November 13, 2019
Alvin Sturdivant kicks off Red Talks for 2019-2020 by sharing his story, discussing black men and higher education.
Father Sundborg shares updates on the latest developments at SU.
November 12, 2019
Seattle University launches The Campaign for the Uncommon Good.
November 1, 2019
How do we be an inclusive and progressive Catholic and Jesuit university?
October 22, 2019
A passion for international service helps students define future paths.
October 18, 2019
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion Natasha Martin gave the homily at Seattle University's Mass of the Holy Spirit.
October 17, 2019
Father Arturo Araujo returns to his alma mater to become rector of the Arrupe Jesuit Community.
October 4, 2019
President Sundborg outlines four key areas for the 2019-2020 academic year.
October 3, 2019
Let's welcome the following new faculty and staff who are joining us or taking on new roles for the 2019-2020 academic year.
September 20, 2019
James Reichmann, S.J., served SU for more than a half a century
September 16, 2019
A staff member’s debut book is nominated for a Washington State Book Award.
Jeanette Rodriguez begins as interim director of the Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture.
September 13, 2019
Longtime nursing professor was a credit to her profession and a supporter of SU's mission.
September 5, 2019
An SU student conducted research on climate change in the Pacific Ocean this summer.
August 23, 2019
SU’s tutoring and study group programs are awarded additional certification by a national association.
August 12, 2019
Seattle University has committed to a collaborative effort to reduce environmental impacts of building construction and operations in Seattle.
June 28, 2019
SU mathematics professors contribute to a new book for students struggling in the discipline.
June 25, 2019
Wilson Garone, an accomplished leader and financial professional, will join Seattle University this summer.
June 24, 2019
Father Chepe discusses the crisis in Nicaragua and its effect on our sister Jesuit university.
June 21, 2019
SU's president shares his thoughts on the 2018-2019 academic year, what's ahead for SU, his favorite books from the past year and more.
June 11, 2019
An impressive array of student research was presented at the Seattle University Undergraduate Research Association (SUURA) Conference on May 31.
June 3, 2019
Father Sundborg updates campus community on key university developments.
May 29, 2019
Staff and faculty receive awards at appreciation event.
May 20, 2019
Red Talk presenter talks about putting a more diverse cast on stage.
May 17, 2019
Can it be done at SU? What would it take?
May 6, 2019
Seattle U colleague reflects on the life of George Kunz, a true person for others.
May 3, 2019
Former SU professor embodied the spirit of community service.
April 30, 2019
Seattle U's Brian McCullough is part of new Sport Ecology Group.
April 22, 2019
Mission Day challenges SU community to confront white privilege.
April 12, 2019
Crosscut Festival returns to Seattle U campus.
April 10, 2019
The Department of Public Safety has moved to a new location on campus.
April 1, 2019
Professor Paulette Kidder is named 2019-2020 recipient of prestigious fellowship.
March 26, 2019
Seattle U ranks among the nation's top producers of Peace Corps participants.
March 20, 2019
Professor Serena Cosgrove visits sister Jesuit school in Nicaragua.
March 13, 2019
Father Sundborg updates faculty and staff on latest at SU.
March 12, 2019
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., expresses full support for Provost.
March 11, 2019
Ridgway Scholar Belen Mesele, '22, is increasing health literacy among Seattle’s Ethiopian community.
February 27, 2019
Longtime mathematics professor passes away.
February 25, 2019
Faculty and staff weigh in on university's future.
February 21, 2019
This year’s celebration of international education is a multi-week affair.
January 18, 2019
Featured speaker at SU’s MLK Celebration will address immigration crisis
January 11, 2019
School of Law remembers former Dean Fredric Tausend
December 21, 2018
Prominent campus trees are moved to the Union Green.
December 19, 2018
Civil engineering graduate takes his dream for a spin.
Here are five things to watch for in 2019.
December 14, 2018
Criminal Justice receives major grant
Brooke Coleman delivers inaugural talk on diversity and inclusion.
December 11, 2018
Alumna Sara Beery is making a difference with her research.
December 4, 2018
During the 2018 President's Welcome, EVP Tim Leary invites faculty and staff to do the tough work of building community.
October 5, 2018
Director of Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability shares thoughts on university’s decision.
October 3, 2018
The university had a great friend in Archbishop Hunthausen.
July 27, 2018
Albers will host an international gathering of Jesuit schools.
July 13, 2018
Here are the stories from the recently completed academic year that got the most clicks.
July 11, 2018
The pace may be slower and the weather warmer, but there’s still plenty to do at Seattle U in the summertime.
June 26, 2018
University serves as venue for Special Olympics.
June 18, 2018
Sarah Shultz is appointed the first chair of Arts and Sciences' Kinesiology Department.
June 15, 2018
Sally Jewell and Samuel Green will speak at SU's commencement ceremonies on June 17.
June 13, 2018
SU's president reflects on a fulfilling and challenging academic year.
June 11, 2018
Exemplary faculty and staff colleagues are honored at SU's annual appreciation event.
June 6, 2018
SU's sustainability efforts have earned high marks in a leading national rating system.
June 5, 2018
Excellence, exemplary leadership and service was recognized at Red Night Out.
May 18, 2018
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., honored by the University of Portland.
May 10, 2018
Undergraduate research will be spotlighted in forthcoming edition of SUURJ.
May 3, 2018
SU places 6th in the nation for its waste-diversion efforts.
April 20, 2018
SU's MSAL program is headed to business school and taking a new name.
Christina Roberts will receive the most prestigious award conferred upon an SU faculty member.
April 12, 2018
The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities will visit SU this month
April 10, 2018
The 2018 President's Report highlights SU's impact.
April 9, 2018
The American Library Association will present an award to SU's library dean.
Interim Provost Bob Dullea announces faculty members who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
Athletics creates a new services center for student-athletes.
March 30, 2018
SU to commemorate 50th anniversary of MLK's assassination.
March 23, 2018
The School of Law will sponsor a forum on land use and homelessness.
March 21, 2018
SU provides moviegoers with guides for addressing homelessness.
March 14, 2018
Staff person shares her experiences and takeaways from a recent immersion trip to Mexico.
March 13, 2018
Hilary Flanagan begins April 1 as SU's executive director of Career Services.
March 12, 2018
The forum will be held at SU with Criminal Justice Chair Jackie Helfgott participating.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein visits the law school and encourages students to become public servants.
February 23, 2018
The visiting LeRoux Chair will deliver a public lecture on Feb. 27.
The 2018 Alumni Award recipients represent the best of SU.
February 15, 2018
With Vi Hilbert Hall, the Upper Skagit elder will be honored on both the north and south ends of campus.
February 12, 2018
SU’s nursing dean is elected to a key post for future of nursing education.
February 7, 2018
Dance Marathon's executive director makes a personal appeal to faculty and staff.
SU vies for top spot in the 2018 intercollegiate competition to reduce waste.
February 1, 2018
Attend an information session to learn about the accreditation process SU is undergoing.
January 31, 2018
A former competitive rower's new goal is to earn a law degree.
January 29, 2018
SU's president addresses racial justice in a talk on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
January 18, 2018
Washington's top poet Claudia Castro Luna is teaching in MRC this quarter.
January 17, 2018
SU welcomes double alumnus Jonathan Brown as the head of the Alumni Association.
January 16, 2018
SU's campus store opens in a gleaming new space on busy corner.
January 10, 2018
Seattle University Dance Marathon strives to raise $80,000 in one day to help cure childhood cancer.
January 8, 2018
Noted author and voice for justice, Khizr Khan, will speak on campus Dec. 8.
November 29, 2017
A political science instructor shares lessons he learned from teaching his first fully online course.
November 20, 2017
Seattle University is ranked #8 nationally among master's institutions for its sustainable practices.
November 15, 2017
Nursing professor Diane Switzer travels to Puerto Rico to help care for victims of Hurricane Maria.
November 13, 2017
Joined by six trustees, Father Steve provides updates on developments at Seattle U.
November 8, 2017
A service and tree planting at SU provides an opportunity to recommit to interfaith dialogue.
November 1, 2017
A recent national event promoted literacy and spotlighted the work SU student volunteers do with preschoolers.
October 25, 2017
SU staff members practice responding to a natural disaster.
October 23, 2017
SU alumnus John Hopcroft receives an award from National Academy of Engineering.
October 17, 2017
Bishop Edward Braxton will deliver first Catholic Heritage Lecture of the year.
October 13, 2017
The SU community is encouraged to assist disaster-stricken areas.
September 29, 2017
The father of social business and microcredit Muhammad Yunus will visit campus on Oct. 12.
SU's president marks a momentous milestone.
September 26, 2017
The Costco Scholarship Breakfast raises record support for deserving students.
President Sundborg paints a picture of Seattle University's new chapter.
September 21, 2017
The Administration Building gets a new entryway.
September 20, 2017
Faculty and staff gather to discuss Charlottesville and race relations.
September 19, 2017
Many new colleagues have joined our ranks for the 2017-2018 academic year.
September 18, 2017
More than 70 faculty and staff sent in photos of their summer adventures. Here's the slideshow that was played at the Sept. 15 President's Welcome.
Faculty and staff gather for President’s Welcome to christen a new academic year.
September 15, 2017
SU Dance Marathon wins an award for its record-breaking 2017 campaign.
September 12, 2017
Recipients of the 2017 student awards were announced at Red Night Out.
June 7, 2017
President holds forth on a wide range of subjects, including Seattle U, faith, lighthouses and licorice.
SU's Projects Center celebrates 30 years of high-quality, real-world projects.
June 6, 2017
Faculty and staff receive special recognition at 2017 appreciation event.
May 31, 2017
Jennifer Loertscher and Quinton Morris receive prestigious awards
May 23, 2017
Joe Phillips of Albers shares details of his recent trip to Indonesia.
May 19, 2017
The 2017-2018 Bannan Scholars were announced by Interim Provost Bob Dullea today.
May 18, 2017
The facility is expected to open fall 2018.
May 15, 2017
Seattle University announces the 2017-2018 student recipients.
Undergraduate students write a new chapter with an inaugural research journal.
May 11, 2017
Faculty and Staff Campaign co-chairs discuss why it’s important to support the institution and its students.
Interim Provost announced the faculty who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
May 1, 2017
The Center for Religious Wisdom and World Affairs will host an inaugural symposium on homelessness.
April 20, 2017
SU's president joins other education leaders in asking legislature to fully fund State Need Grant.
April 17, 2017
SU's 2017 Alpha Sigma Nu inductees excel academically and represent the highest Jesuit ideals.
April 14, 2017
SU will welcome a new grove of trees to the Quad.
April 13, 2017
The Washington House of Representatives recognizes SU's impact.
April 10, 2017
Diagnostic Ultrasound program will join the College of Nursing on July 1.
April 7, 2017
Center for Religious Wisdom and World Affairs announces first cohort.
March 15, 2017
SU is the only institution in the Northwest to be recognized.
March 13, 2017
SU's trustees vote to reappoint Father Steve to a fifth five-year term and strengthen the university's SRI efforts
March 1, 2017
SU Dance Marathon blows by special anniversary goal, surpasses impressive milestone
February 22, 2017
Here are five things you need to know about this year's festival.
A striking new installation in Student Center inspires playfulness, pondering.
February 17, 2017
SU joins other universities in examining its Jesuit, Catholic identity and mission
February 13, 2017
In recent months, Seattle University has garnered high rankings in the areas of sustainability, food service and salaries after graduation.
February 9, 2017
College of Nursing’s new birthing simulator provides realistic educational experience for students.
February 2, 2017
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray proclaims Homecoming "Seattle University Weekend."
January 30, 2017
Becky Cobb of the School of Theology and Ministry receives Educator of the Year award
January 27, 2017
Seattle University gives 200 beds to local charities
January 26, 2017
Mary Alberg receives a new research award presented by the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.
November 22, 2016
SU president issues a statement on the 2016 election.
November 9, 2016
The power of the natural world is celebrated in a newly arrived sculpture carved from a redwood burl.
October 24, 2016
Father Arturo Sosa was elected Superior General of the Jesuits at General Congregation 36 earlier this month in Rome.
Sinead Thornhill is the 25th member of her family to attend Seattle U
Patrick Kelly, S.J., participates in a worldwide gathering hosted by the Vatican
October 12, 2016
Nearly 100 new faculty and staff joined SU in time for 2016-2017
October 11, 2016
Institutions such as SU have a deeper responsibility to model environmental stewardship.
Francisco Guerrero’s artwork takes bold new direction in exhibition opening in Vachon Gallery.
A dizzying few days leads up to SU's 125th anniversary kickoff.
September 28, 2016
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., outlined four priorities for SU's 2016-2017 academic year in his welcome remarks to faculty and staff on Sept. 16.
September 26, 2016
The School of Theology and Ministry launches the Center for Religious Wisdom.
University marks important milestone; yearlong slate of festivities planned
September 14, 2016
Ed Reed reflects on his international travels with the men's basketball team.
September 12, 2016
A Seattle U delegation attends a special gathering with Catholic youths and the pope.
August 22, 2016
Funding from KeyBank will support Youth Initiative as it continues to build its partnership with neighboring schools
New murals in the Student Center celebrate Native American leaders of the Northwest.
The Fiske Guide lists Seattle University among the "best and most interesting schools" in the U.S. and beyond.
July 14, 2016
The top 10 Commons articles from 2015-2016 reflect an interest in SU's Jesuits, rankings, new directions and more.
July 13, 2016
The Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability gets ready to expand the dialogue on climate change.
July 12, 2016
At Baccalaureate Mass, Father Steve shares a personal story about his journey toward becoming a Jesuit.
June 20, 2016
SU senior Sara Beery has received a prestigious NSF fellowship.
June 8, 2016
In his latest video update, Father Steve looks back on Spring Quarter.
Father Steve gamely fields questions on Seattle University and a variety of other topics.
National Jesuit honor society recognizes SU for its excellent programming and more
May 25, 2016
Pat O’Leary, S.J., prepares for new ministry in Spokane
Diane Schmitz and Byron Lynch are being honored with exemplary staff awards.
Two distinguished leaders in education will speak at SU’s commencement ceremonies.
May 10, 2016
Women’s rowing team names a boat for Pat Kelly, S.J.
Seattle University is rated among leading institutions for its efforts in advancing sustainability.
Roshanak Roshandel is first woman chair of Computer Science and Software Engineering
A record number of SU students receive Fulbrights for 2016-2017.
April 27, 2016
The 2016 award recipients represent the best of Seattle U.
Former Ford and Boeing CEO Alan Mulally joins Seattle University as Senior Fellow
April 25, 2016
New book by Therese Huston looks at gender differences, similarities in problem-solving.
This year’s Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign co-chairs live and breathe Seattle U.
April 12, 2016
SU gratefully receives gift of rare Darwin book
Mission Day sparks a conversation on how the university can better live up to its values.
New video tells the story of Matteo Ricci College's namesake.
SU is the only institution on West Coast named to inaugural list for community college transfer support.
March 31, 2016
2016-2017 McGoldrick Fellow Dan Dombrowski sits down with The Commons
March 30, 2016
Client of law school's clinic finally freed from prison
March 29, 2016
SU regularly donates thousands of pounds of food to help feed hungry.
Campus trees appeal to emotions even as they support the ecosystem
March 15, 2016
Business and law school programs earn top 25 marks nationally in latest U.S. News ‘Best Graduate Schools’ rankings
The School of New and Continuing Studies launches two new BA programs.
A staff member takes time to reflect on what makes her colleagues so special.
SU’s 2016 Dance Marathon establishes new high-water mark for good cause
March 3, 2016
President's Report details a thriving university with bigger plans
March 2, 2016
New Alfie Scholars program will enroll transfer students, increase diversity and promote civility
March 1, 2016
SU is again a top producer of students receiving Fulbright awards.
For the first time, SU will broadcast on FM radio
February 17, 2016
Seattle University receives $3 million contract to improve transition outcomes for secondary students with disabilities.
February 16, 2016
SU's popular book festival will feature 50 regional, national and international authors
Matteo Ricci College is partnering with Catholic high schools to offer hybrid coursework.
Law school's Bryan Adamson receives prestigious national award.
February 3, 2016
Guest speaker describes the role of the Church, Jesuits in Middle East conflict
February 2, 2016
A furry friend with exquisite taste visits Marketing Communications.
On-campus massage therapy is now available to faculty, staff and students.
Winter quarter is a dizzyingly busy time for our university.
January 19, 2016
Student develops new wellness opportunity at SU.
Ryan Greene, director of the International Student Center, previews International Week.
Author reflects on possibilities for renewal and interconnectedness
Luke Green and friends develop a sci-fi card game now in stores.
Study coauthored by David Green provides the fullest picture to date.
December 8, 2015
True to form, SU’s ROTC cadets prevail in regional competition.
Athletics announces 2016 inductees.
President Sundborg counts the university’s many blessings.
November 24, 2015
VP for Student Development Michele Murray is honored as a top business woman in the state.
November 23, 2015
Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Larry Nyland lauds the impact of the Seattle University Youth Initiative.
November 22, 2015
The men's and women's basketball teams both take to the hardwood for the 2015-2016 campaign.
November 10, 2015
College of Education faculty are measuring the impact of care farms for veterans.
November 6, 2015
SU's new graduate certificate will prepare leaders to help make the sports industry more sustainable.
Alan Mulally shares the secrets of his success at Ford and Boeing.
Longtime SU supporter and advocate Anne Farrell is this year's Ignatius Medal recipient.
October 26, 2015
Professor Dan Dombrowski addresses European Parliament on a volatile, vexing issue.
New book edited by Patrick Kelly, S.J., is a critical examination of youth sports in the U.S.
Noted scholar Sister Ilia Delio visits SU to deliver Catholic Heritage Lecture and meet with students.
Computer Science and Software Engineering Professor Adair Dingle has won an Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award.
October 13, 2015
Albers professor Meena Rishi is the first South Asian woman to be nominated for a Gregory Award.
SGSU President Mallory Barnes-Ohlson is drawing on Jesuit principles to improve the student experience.
Acclaimed author Ursula Le Guin will visit Seattle U on Oct. 28.
President Sundborg lays out the priorities for 2015-2016 and a vision for more distant future.
September 29, 2015
The mother of Trayvon Martin will speak at a free event for the SU community.
September 28, 2015
SU welcomes nearly 120 new faculty and staff for 2015-2016 academic year.
A new grant from the National Institutes of Health further establishes SU as a high-level research environment.
The new Eastside campus is better suited to the needs of Albers and SU.
September 15, 2015
Seattle University again earns a top-10 ranking in U.S. News & World Report's college guide.
September 14, 2015
SU welcomes bold new sculpture into its growing collection of artistic treasures.
Summer internships give young people a shot at honing skills and building resumes.
SU student Alaina Bever participates in a prestigious scholars program.
August 18, 2015
SU's athletics center is undergoing the most significant renovation in its history.
The dry summer has SU gardeners getting creative.
August 17, 2015
Student-athletes arrive on campus and get ready for the fall season.
The Youth Initiative’s partnership with area middle school will deepen with support from new grant.
July 15, 2015
From the pope to coffee, top 10 stories of 2014-2015 run the gamut.
July 14, 2015
Father Sullivan's enduring love for SU was evident in his final commencement speech as president.
July 13, 2015
Fine Arts students create new homes for creatures in garden behind the Admin Building.
The inaugural recipients of the Provost Awards are announced.
June 10, 2015
Alumna Shon Crewe brings a fresh voice to an age-old sport.
June 9, 2015
An SU student reflects on a powerful retreat experience.
Matteo Ricci students learn how theater can build community.
The Commons caught up with President Stephen Sundborg, S.J.
Fitness Center staff and patrons responded quickly-and successfully-to a life-threatening emergency.
May 21, 2015
SU's commitment to student research was on full display Friday, May 8.
May 20, 2015
This year’s staff award recipients go above and beyond in living out the university’s mission.
May 19, 2015
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., announced that Michael Silver will posthumously be awarded the James B. McGoldrick, S.J., Fellowship.
May 18, 2015
Three SU professors receive prestigious awards for international work.
May 5, 2015
Law students are on hand as governor signs bill they helped to pass.
May 4, 2015
Larry Hubbell has taken an interesting journey to SU’s Institute of Public Service.
The Center for Service and Community Engagement will honor faculty, staff, students, partners and a project.
Guitar instructor Susan Palmer sees SU’s education striking a chord with her student.
April 21, 2015
SU alumnus Joe Guppy's book chronicles his struggle with mental illness.
Junior Olivia Smith is the recipient of a prestigious academic award.
Mary Sepulveda and Bernie Liang are this year’s Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign co-chairs.
April 8, 2015
SU staff collaborate to enhance a local man's mobility.
April 7, 2015
The School of Theology and Ministry is set to graduate its first Muslim student.
Past and present Alumni Awards winners will be fêted on April 18.
Grounded in Jesuit values, SU's Adult Education and Training program goes online.
March 25, 2015
A new book published by Krycka and Kunz examines the philosophy of Levinas.
Tenure and promotions for faculty have been announced for next academic year.
The President's Report highlights the accomplishments and trajectory of a university on the move.
The School of Theology and Ministry is named a top seminary.
March 10, 2015
SU's new master of science in structural engineering is accepting applications.
March 9, 2015
A group of Albers graduate students meets Warren Buffett.
John Popko--aka "Nigel"--finds humor admidst technical difficulties.
Nursing Dean Kristen Swanson is appointed to a key national leadership post.
February 23, 2015
SU hosts a conference to empower area students and keep them safe.
SU students break their fundraising record with the 2015 Dance Marathon.
SU is among the nation's top producers of Fulbright scholars and students.
More than 50 authors and scholars are set to participate in Search for Meaning Book Festival.
February 10, 2015
SU's Premajor Studies Program celebrates 25 years of serving undeclared students.
February 9, 2015
Sharon Suh publishes a new book on Buddhism in film.
A limited edition, two-volume bible has been donated to Seattle University.
January 27, 2015
Mathematics professor Allison Henrich is receiving a prestigious award for undergraduate teaching.
SU president tells the story behind Martin Luther King's iconic speech.
January 26, 2015
International Week celebrates the multiplicity of cultures at Seattle U.
We will soon be able to refer to our colleague John Dougherty as a bona fide hall of famer.
All faculty, staff and students are being asked to weigh in on the university's campus climate.
January 13, 2015
Albers professor Colette Hoption investigates how leaders use humor effectively.
January 12, 2015
SU is the first educational institution to sign the Washington Business Climate Declaration.
With ABA approval secured, the School of Law is preparing to open a satellite campus in Anchorage.
Athletics announces 2016 inductees into SU Hall of Fame
January 8, 2015
Urban agriculture meets service to others with a new program launched by SU students and staff.
December 8, 2014
SU and UCA colleagues collaborate to share in Ignatian retreats at both institutions.
The new Seattle University license plate provides critical scholarship support for students.
A staffer debates calories or wellness points.
November 24, 2014
Seattle University faculty and staff share their gratitude.
Professor Lustbader is being honored for opening the law school to underrepresented students.
SU is the first university in Northwest to achieve Fair Trade University designation.
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., recounts the unusual chain of events that placed him in the company of the leader of the Catholic Church.
November 13, 2014
New general manager of Bon Appétit brings decades of experience.
November 11, 2014
University's highest honor is bestowed on dedicated alumni, community advocates.
New Core course examines complex issues related to global warming.
Expectations are high as SU's student-athletes prepare for the upcoming season.
October 29, 2014
Autumn is a time for counting our blessings and remembering our responsibilities.
October 28, 2014
Cardinal Peter Turkson, a high-ranking Vatican official, will be on campus next week.
SU is lauded for reducing carbon—and saving cash—with its new Night Hawk fleet.
October 24, 2014
The university is bolstering its efforts to combat sexual misconduct.
October 14, 2014
The White House has included SU on a short list for a prestigious award.
October 13, 2014
Rector Tom Lucas, S.J., invites students into a deeper educational experience.
Student Government President Eric Sype's leadership skills surfaced at an early age.
A law school clinic helps secure reparations for a man in Mexico who was unjustly imprisoned.
September 29, 2014
College of Nursing faculty and students launch a new initiative to help homeless people regain their health.
President Sundborg rings in the new academic year by inviting faculty and staff into greater, more inclusive dialogue.
SU is part of a consortium that is promoting more reflection in science and engineering education.
Driven by data, the university's new brand concept comes to life.
September 18, 2014
Two members of the university's Brand Leadership Group share their thoughts on how SU's brand initiative is going so far.
September 17, 2014
Susan Meyers' award-winning debut novel depicts circus life.
September 16, 2014
The School of Theology and Ministry hosts a gathering of international scholars even as it mourns a close friend.
Seattle University is ranked number 5 in the West.
The new director of Campus Ministry is finding SU a familiar yet distinctive place.
August 19, 2014
SU fall sports are set to kick off their fall campaigns.
SU teams with a national organization on a day of service at Bailey Gatzert.
August 18, 2014
SU is responding to one of the fastest growing job sectors by launching an online web development certificate program.
July 15, 2014
A key milestone is marked in the life of the Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability as it hosts its inaugural conference.
July 14, 2014
A retiring Albers professor looks back on an illustrious career that spanned 47 years.
July 8, 2014
SU's second Rhodes Scholar talks about his time at the university and life since graduating.
Seattle University is listed among the guide's top 300 colleges and universities.
July 2, 2014
The 10 most read stories of the year featured Jesuits, academics, presidents, bibliophiles, gardeners and, yes, even zombies!
June 17, 2014
Retiring faculty member Bill Taylor reflects on 60-plus years at SU.
June 16, 2014
Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign co-chair invites colleagues to contribute to SU and its students.
SU wins two engineering awards and continues an impressive run.
Father Sundborg reflects on the soon-to-be-concluded academic year, and more…much more.
June 3, 2014
The College of Nursing receives scholarship funding to support second-career nurses from underrepresented groups.
June 2, 2014
SU faculty member Tracey Pepper offers course on witch hunts.
SU will host the National Association for Women in Catholic Higher Education's biennial conference.
The Center for Service and Community Engagement celebrates 10 years and honors key supporters.
May 21, 2014
The Celebration of Research showcased the scholarly pursuits of SU students.
Projects Day features a record-setting number of emerging real-life solutions.
May 20, 2014
Controller's Office staff members Mark Schoen and Jonathan Seeber will receive this year's staff awards.
As Quadstock marks 25 years, its founders reflect on the beginnings of this popular SU tradition.
May 7, 2014
SU student Maia Schumacher receives a national award for overcoming obstacles.
May 6, 2014
Mark Burnett is leaving SU this month after three and a half decades of service to the university.
With a record-setting grant from the NSF, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is working to meet an industry need.
A report produced by a Journalism Fellow wins a prestigious award.
April 23, 2014
Director of Campus Ministry Mike Bayard, S.J., reflects on his time at SU as he prepares for his next adventure.
April 22, 2014
Newly released sustainability report highlights progress toward goals.
Law students in Professor Won Kidane’s class helped refugees stay in the United States.
Six remarkable individuals will be honored with alumni awards next week.
April 8, 2014
Father O'Malley's book chronicles atrocities inflicted upon Catholic priests during the Holocaust.
April 4, 2014
A delegation of five experts from the country Georgia visited SU to learn more about the Center for Change in Transition Services.
The former SU gardener visits the campus he carefully stewarded for many years.
March 26, 2014
Mission Day is an opportunity to celebrate the university’s leadership on sustainability, while collectively envisioning a deeper commitment.
Ned Hayes's debut novel was heavily influenced by his time at the School of Theology and Ministry.
March 25, 2014
With support from SU, Tyrone Brown presents a re-imagined passion play.
Nursing professor Karen Cowgill incorporates a treadmill into her workspace.
March 24, 2014
The Seattle University license plate will soon be making an appearance on the highways and byways of our state and beyond.
March 13, 2014
Susan Matt of the College of Nursing is admitted to the highest court in the land.
March 12, 2014
The men's and women's basketball teams head to WAC tourney vying for NCAA bids.
Legal Writing tops U.S. News rankings and accounting moves up to #14.
SU legend Ed O'Brien is remembered by the president.
March 6, 2014
James Cashman, '15, discusses the origin and ways of his alter ego.
February 26, 2014
Eddie Salazar served as an observer in this month's El Salvador presidential election.
February 24, 2014
The 2014 President's Report sets the stage for a university more connected than ever to its region.
A Core course taught by Sue Jackels examines the chemistry behind what we eat.
Homecoming 2014 combines old and new to bring the campus community together.
February 11, 2014
Renowned scholar Jose Casanova will deliver the Catholic Heritage Lecture.
As Championship Field garners national accolades, SU's gardeners share some secrets behind its success.
2014 McGoldrick Fellow Paul Holland reflects on the journey that brought him to SU.
Two SU staff members launch a running program for girls at Bailey Gatzert.
January 28, 2014
Bill Ehmann discusses Graduate Strategic Enrollment Plan’s recommendations and next steps.
Fifteen Seattle University faculty prepare to take their scholarship to the next level.
The next couple weeks provide countless opportunities to take in SU life.
January 13, 2014
University Librarian John Popko moonlights as KSUB disc jockey.
Upgrades at Connolly are reducing SU's emissions and bringing cost savings.
Now a university-wide presentation, the Search for Meaning Book Festival just keeps getting better.
With support from an National Science Foundation grant, four SU faculty are redefining how engineering education is delivered.
December 11, 2013
The year included planning and building for the future while marking milestones.
December 10, 2013
SU students find a creative way to reach out to the region's homeless.
These are exciting days for SU athletics, with the action and accolades coming fast and furious.
November 20, 2013
The incoming president of the Universidad Centroamericana sits down for a conversation with Victoria Jones.
November 19, 2013
SU gardener, Janice Murphy, writes about soil in all its life-sustaining--but underappreciated--glory.
Eric Chalmers, president of Student Government at Seattle University, is ready for a career in politics.
November 13, 2013
The new rector of SU's Jesuit community sits down for a conversation with The Commons.
November 10, 2013
Sonora Jha stretches beyond her comfort zone to tell an untold story.
November 5, 2013
SU is tops in the state among government and academic institutions for its commitment to sustainability.
Claiming four Fulbright Scholars for 2013-2014, Seattle University is a national leader among master’s institutions.
November 4, 2013
Rick Fehrenbacher talks about what’s already underway and up ahead for continuing, online and professional education at Seattle University.
New course provides a historical perspective on the undead.
October 23, 2013
A book in the Lemieux Library's Special Collections has left the building-temporarily, that is.
October 22, 2013
2010 graduate Megan McIsaac donates bone marrow for a young boy.
October 21, 2013
New enhancement to Championship Field ensures it will shine on into the night.
October 9, 2013
A conference at SU will challenge common stereotypes about business leadership.
October 8, 2013
The DOJ awards a grant for law school's Defender Initiative to tackle public defense crisis.
Rebuilt from the ground up, the new Core curriculum is changing the way our students learn.
Homilist describes Holy Spirit as fierce, feminine and freeing.
Scott McClellan, vice president for university communications, talks about SU’s brand initiative.
September 25, 2013
New student group is helping to strengthen SU’s culture of sustainability.
September 24, 2013
Verle Bleese makes a landmark gift to the School of Theology and Ministry.
September 23, 2013
Steven Palazzo of the College of Nursing receives a highly competitive grant.
Kerry Keller-Ash of the Budget Office is about to complete a quest to read 100 classics.
September 10, 2013
The Center for Strategic Communications launches a new film project.
SU is lauded for academics and service learning in U.S. News & World Report's rankings.
A critical link to our food supply is in jeopardy
August 12, 2013
SU alumnus contributes significantly to the study of terrorism.
SU students help plan for future development in neighborhood.
Here are five things to watch for in fall sports.
Pat Baldwin-McCurdy and John Schrader of Facilities uncover and eliminate hidden energy waste on campus.
July 15, 2013
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., fields a variety of questions on the soon-to-be-completed academic year.
June 4, 2013
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