June 4, 2019
Working with Sound Transit, the team designed an Interactive Noise Map Application (INMA) for customer access to Light Rail noise data and earned a second place award.
October 1, 2018
On Friday, Oct. 5, Seattle U men's soccer coach Pete Fewing will be honored at the Redhawks' game against UNLV at Championship Field. He is in the midst of his 25th season as SU's head coach.
June 11, 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.
January 23, 2019
Center for Community Engagement marks 15th anniversary with many milestones.
June 6, 2019
Students in Seattle U’s Civil and Environmental Engineering program continued their long-running winning ways with two more awards from this year’s NCEES (National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying) Education Awards.
October 17, 2018
James Martin, S.J., Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT community can enter into a relationship of respect, compassion and sensitivity.
October 16, 2018
Peter Lee, ’64, brought iconic American brand to China
October 13, 2018
University and alumni activate change from the classroom to the boardroom.
October 15, 2018
Team of researchers fights gender-based violence in Guatemala.
January 1, 2019
First-generation students find support, community at Seattle U.
April 20, 2017
The Center for Religious Wisdom and World Affairs will host an inaugural symposium on homelessness.
May 1, 2017
Interim Provost announced the faculty who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
May 11, 2017
Undergraduate students write a new chapter with an inaugural research journal.
January 29, 2017
The law and equality center stands with many other groups in denouncing the president's executive order restricting immigration
Faculty and Staff Campaign co-chairs discuss why it’s important to support the institution and its students.
February 16, 2017
Seattle University’s Criminal Justice program and the Seattle Police Department have joined similar public/private partnerships in six localities across the country as part of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice, which is based at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York.
January 31, 2017
The career of Finance Professor Jot Yau, PhD, CFA reflects a knack for reading global financial market trends.
May 15, 2017
The facility is expected to open fall 2018.
February 15, 2017
Seattle University announced the 2017 Alumni Award winners today who span graduation dates between 1961 and 2008 and encompass a wide range of service work to the university and the greater community.
Seattle University announces the 2017-2018 student recipients.
May 18, 2017
The 2017-2018 Bannan Scholars were announced by Interim Provost Bob Dullea today.
February 21, 2017
Seattle University was among master’s institutions to produce the most 2016-17 U.S. Fulbright students, according to an announcement by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
May 19, 2017
Joe Phillips of Albers shares details of his recent trip to Indonesia.
May 31, 2017
Faculty and staff receive special recognition at 2017 appreciation event.
May 23, 2017
Jennifer Loertscher and Quinton Morris receive prestigious awards
February 22, 2017
SU Dance Marathon blows by special anniversary goal, surpasses impressive milestone
April 12, 2018
The economics and public affairs double major has been named a 2018 Truman Scholar, one of only 59 selected this year by the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation.
June 7, 2017
Recipients of the 2017 student awards were announced at Red Night Out.
February 27, 2017
Telecom veteran and cyber spy novelist Alan Johnston brings real world experience to readers and students
March 12, 2018
Hilary Flanagan begins April 1 as SU's executive director of Career Services.
March 1, 2017
Seattle University’s Board of Trustees voted to reappoint Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., to another five-year term as president
March 2, 2017
Faculty profile: Eric Watson, S.J.
June 6, 2017
SU's Projects Center celebrates 30 years of high-quality, real-world projects.
March 13, 2017
Honors for Seattle University's transfer student program
Men’s basketball coach Cameron Dollar will not return for the 2017-18 season.
September 12, 2017
SU Dance Marathon wins an award for its record-breaking 2017 campaign.
September 15, 2017
Faculty and staff gather for President’s Welcome to christen a new academic year.
September 18, 2017
Many new colleagues have joined our ranks for the 2017-2018 academic year.
September 19, 2017
Faculty and staff gather to discuss Charlottesville and race relations.
September 20, 2017
The Administration Building gets a new entryway.
September 21, 2017
President Sundborg paints a picture of Seattle University's new chapter.
September 26, 2017
SU's president marks a momentous milestone.
The Costco Scholarship Breakfast raises record support for deserving students.
September 29, 2017
The SU community is encouraged to assist disaster-stricken areas.
The father of social business and microcredit Muhammad Yunus will visit campus on Oct. 12.
October 13, 2017
Bishop Edward Braxton will deliver first Catholic Heritage Lecture of the year.
October 17, 2017
SU alumnus John Hopcroft receives an award from National Academy of Engineering.
March 14, 2017
U.S. News & World Report ranks programs in Top 25
March 17, 2017
When Tsehay Abebe, ’13, arrived in Seattle at the age of 17, it was the first time she been outside of her hometown in Ethiopia.
March 28, 2017
Sean McDowell shares experience of SU revising its Honors Program
March 29, 2017
Dr. Quinton Morris is a concert violinist, educator, entrepreneur, filmmaker and founder of The Young Eight String Octet, comprised of distinguished African American string players from the nation’s most prestigious music schools.
Jim Hayford comes to Seattle U from Eastern Washington University where he spent the last six years at the helm of the Eagles’ program.
March 30, 2017
A field trip for young students and their parents to see the movie "Hidden Figures" included a bonus feature: A panel of women of color who work in the sciences & technology
Kasey Deems and Dr. Julie Weiskopf have received Fulbright awards.
April 3, 2017
Harmony Arnold, MFA, Associate Professor, Performing Arts & Arts Leadership recently designed costumes for Murder for Two, the latest collaboration between The 5th Avenue Theatre and ACT Theatre.
The spring 2017 issue of Albers Brief includes student, faculty and alumni profiles and other highlights as it marks a milestone during Seattle U's 125th anniversary
Sarah Barbara Watstein, university librarian and university accreditation coordinator at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, has been named the new dean of the Lemieux Library.
April 4, 2017
Four Seattle U students in STEM & political science programs receive National Science Foundation graduate scholarships
May 31, 2019
Hundreds of Seattle University faculty, staff, students and special guests gathered on May 30 to ceremoniously break ground on the Center for Science and Innovation, the university's largest-ever capital project.
June 3, 2019
An impressive array of student research was presented at the Seattle University Undergraduate Research Association (SUURA) Conference on May 31.
The way Ben Howe sees it, the Seattle U Ethics Bowl team he coaches that finished #6 in the nation this year is a great achievement—but not the be-all and end-all.
May 13, 2019
Amazon has made a $3 million gift to the new Center for Science and Innovation. The gift will expand opportunities in computer science education, particularly for women and underrepresented minorities.
May 17, 2019
Red Talk presenter talks about putting a more diverse cast on stage.
May 20, 2019
Staff and faculty receive awards at appreciation event.
October 5, 2018
During the 2018 President's Welcome, EVP Tim Leary invites faculty and staff to do the tough work of building community.
April 5, 2017
Campus spiritual center marks its 20th anniversary
April 6, 2017
Professor Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs, PhD recently published two new books. She edited Word Images: New Perspectives on Canícula and Other Works by Norma Elia Cantú, a collection of critical essays highlighting Cantú's contribution as a folklorist, writer, scholar, critic and teacher. The Runaway Poems, A Manual of Love, a collection of her own poetry, was published recently as well.
Seattle University placed 30 student-athletes on the 2017 Winter Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Teams.
April 12, 2017
Seattle U biology professor Kristin Hultgren and colleagues in the UK named their find Synalpheus pinkfloydi - a strikingly bright pink-clawed species of pistol shrimp - in recognition of the discoverers’ favorite rock band – Pink Floyd.
Head coach Jim Hayford recruited three new assistant coaches to join Seattle U's D1 program.
October 23, 2017
SU staff members practice responding to a natural disaster.
April 17, 2017
For years, the State Need Grant has been underfunded by the state. Last year, more than 24,000 eligible students were denied funding.
October 25, 2017
A recent national event promoted literacy and spotlighted the work SU student volunteers do with preschoolers.
The symposium brings together 15 scholars to explore the religious, spiritual and ethical dimensions of homelessness.
November 1, 2017
A service and tree planting at SU provides an opportunity to recommit to interfaith dialogue.
November 8, 2017
Joined by six trustees, Father Steve provides updates on developments at Seattle U.
May 29, 2019
Father Sundborg updates campus community on key university developments.
November 13, 2017
Nursing professor Diane Switzer travels to Puerto Rico to help care for victims of Hurricane Maria.
April 21, 2017
Column by Mark Markuly, PhD, dean of the School of Theology and Ministry
April 27, 2017
The Entrepreneurship Spotlight Challenge uncovers cutting-edge practices at the forefront of entrepreneurship in business education
November 15, 2017
Seattle University is ranked #8 nationally among master's institutions for its sustainable practices.
WAC Champs and Novice 8+ Wins WIRA Gold!
November 20, 2017
A political science instructor shares lessons he learned from teaching his first fully online course.
May 5, 2017
Seattle University President Stephen V. Sundborg, SJ, announced today that David Leigh, S.J., professor of English, is the 2017-2018 recipient of the McGoldrick Fellowship. Named for Father James McGoldrick, a beloved Seattle University Jesuit, the fellowship recognizes an extraordinary faculty member who embodies the mission and values of our institution.
May 9, 2017
Writer Sherman Alexie and international humanitarian Marguerite “Maggy” Barankitse will speak at Seattle U’s undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies, respectively, June 11.
Undergraduate students write new chapter with inaugural research journal
When finished in fall 2018, the dorm will provide 303 beds for junior and senior students.
The universities join many King County cities in recognizing the importance of safe, healthy, affordable housing
May 16, 2017
This summer, Seattle University will host the Study of the U.S. Institute for Scholars (SUSI) on Contemporary American Literature, a program of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
May 17, 2017
School of Law Professor directs the International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) that is helping to shape the next generation of legal advocates.
Then a Seattle University nursing student, Rebecca Okelo, ’07 BSN, ’15 LEMBA, was forever changed by a junior year service trip to Ghana where she witnessed advanced-stage AIDS patients being denied routine medical care.
Seattle U's academic profile got a significant boost recently with the elevation by the Carnegie Foundation Basic Classification of Institutions of Higher Education from its “Master’s Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs” category to “Doctoral/Professional University.”
November 29, 2017
Noted author and voice for justice, Khizr Khan, will speak on campus Dec. 8.
January 8, 2018
Seattle University Dance Marathon strives to raise $80,000 in one day to help cure childhood cancer.
January 10, 2018
SU's campus store opens in a gleaming new space on busy corner.
January 16, 2018
SU welcomes double alumnus Jonathan Brown as the head of the Alumni Association.
December 4, 2018
Law student's novella promotes suicide prevention.
“Students majoring in the Performing Arts areas experience the highest level of creativity working alongside faculty who are all professional artists working in their fields,” says department chair Ki Gottberg.
June 22, 2018
The survey gauges attitudes around public safety issues, perceptions of police, neighborhoods and crime. Survey findings are used to support the Seattle Police Department’s Micro-Community Policing Plans (“MCPP”) initiative.
May 6, 2019
Can it be done at SU? What would it take?
July 20, 2017
Hilbert is a respected Pacific Northwest Native American who greatly influenced Seattle University’s support for native peoples and their culture
August 22, 2017
Congratulations to Seattle U Theatre Professor Rosa Joshi for her Gregory Awards nomination for Outstanding Director
May 28, 2019
Seattle University Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., was celebrated as the 81st recipient of the prestigious Seattle-King County First Citizen Award.
April 5, 2019
The first week of spring quarter welcomed 12 new Redhawks, all former students from the closed Art Institute Seattle who were admitted to begin courses at Seattle U.
January 23, 2018
OnStage Blog and Musical America Worldwide recognize Seattle University's theater program and music faculty member Dr. Quinton Morris, respectively.
January 17, 2018
Washington's top poet Claudia Castro Luna is teaching in MRC this quarter.
January 18, 2018
SU's president addresses racial justice in a talk on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
January 29, 2018
A former competitive rower's new goal is to earn a law degree.
January 31, 2018
Attend an information session to learn about the accreditation process SU is undergoing.
David Bley, ’80, is reflecting on what drew him to public service and philanthropy nearly four decades ago. “All human beings are a product of their time, place and family."
Inside Room 210 of the Bannan Building lies the future of electrical and computer engineering (ECE) education: the new Francis Wood, S.J. and Nick Arvanitidis, PhD Innovation Lab.
Both are graduating seniors and will study abroad next year
May 22, 2017
Heidi Franz graduates with a BFA Photography on June 10, and she celebrated another milestone in late April when she earned three gold medals and two silver medals as the sole Seattle U competitor at the USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships in Boulder, Colorado.
February 1, 2018
SU vies for top spot in the 2018 intercollegiate competition to reduce waste.
15-year journey to a degree included medical challenges: Cystic fibrosis, two lung transplants and cancer
February 7, 2018
SU’s nursing dean is elected to a key post for future of nursing education.
June 1, 2017
Dr. Mark Markuly, Dean of the School of Theology and Ministry, reflects on free speech, critical thinking and passionate debates within higher education and the world.
June 2, 2017
Project Center celebrates 30 years of public & private sponsorships of projects for engineering and computer science students
Dance Marathon's executive director makes a personal appeal to faculty and staff.
June 5, 2017
Results of the 2017 "Count Us In" point-in-time count of homelessness were announced by All Home last week. The sobering news, sensitively presented, included this infographic created for All Home by project assistant for the Project on Family Homelessness, Seattle University senior Mandy Rusch.
June 26, 2017
Volt Athletics Inc., cofounded and lead by CEO Dan Guiliani, MSAL ‘10, was named to Seattle Business Magazine’s 2017 “100 Best Companies to Work For” in Washington State.
February 12, 2018
With Vi Hilbert Hall, the Upper Skagit elder will be honored on both the north and south ends of campus.
July 26, 2017
Steven Klee, PhD, was named a recipient of a prestigious 2017 Henry L. Alder Award from the Mathematical Association of America
February 15, 2018
The 2018 Alumni Award recipients represent the best of SU.
Funds will be used to create the Mary Agnes and Raymond Guernsey Endowed Scholarship Fund
February 23, 2018
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein visits the law school and encourages students to become public servants.
The visiting LeRoux Chair will deliver a public lecture on Feb. 27.
July 31, 2017
Students cite strong academics, Jesuit mission and vibrant urban location
The forum will be held at SU with Criminal Justice Chair Jackie Helfgott participating.
March 13, 2018
Staff person shares her experiences and takeaways from a recent immersion trip to Mexico.
March 14, 2018
SU provides moviegoers with guides for addressing homelessness.
March 21, 2018
The School of Law will sponsor a forum on land use and homelessness.
March 23, 2018
SU to commemorate 50th anniversary of MLK's assassination.
March 29, 2019
Alumnus leading change as president of The National Judicial College.
April 9, 2018
Interim Provost Bob Dullea announces faculty members who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
March 30, 2018
Athletics creates a new services center for student-athletes.
The American Library Association will present an award to SU's library dean.
Christina Roberts will receive the most prestigious award conferred upon an SU faculty member.
Seattle University won its 40th game of the season and became the first WAC program to win an NCAA Tournament game since 2015.
The Crosscut Festival in early May brought more than 1,600 people to Seattle University.
A record-setting eight Seattle University students and recent alumni have been awarded prestigious 2019-2020 Fulbright Grants to study, research and work abroad.
August 31, 2017
Onur Bakiner, PhD, Assistant Professor in Political Science, has received the Best Book Award from the Human Rights section of the American Political Science Association (APSA) for Truth Commissions: Memory, Power, and Legitimacy.
The 2018 President's Report highlights SU's impact.
April 10, 2018
The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities will visit SU this month
December 7, 2018
The Seattle University Ethics Bowl team has qualified for the national Ethics Bowl competition for the second year in a row.
June 3, 2018
Father Kelly assists with Catholic Church's first document on sports.
Seattle University was ranked #7 among the West’s best regional universities, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report “Best Colleges” rankings released today
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., recognized by CASE for leadership in higher education.
April 10, 2019
Crosscut Festival returns to Seattle U campus.
The National Science Foundation awarded a grant to Dr. Tanya Hayes and Dr. Felipe Murtinho for a new project, "RUI: What happens when payments stop? Collective resource management under the rise and fall of payment for environmental services.”
October 9, 2017
Math professor Brian Fischer and students will tackle statistical analysis and mathematical modeling.
The School of Theology and Ministry is among a select group of “Seminaries that Changes the World” for 2017–18, according to the Center for Faith and Service.
Get to know Student Body President Pa Ousman.
Anna Constant, '10 MPA, is helping Feed America.
December 21, 2017
Seattle University Film Studies presented Avengers, Wonder Wom[e]n, and Predators: Sharing Experiences and Strategies for Women Working in the Film Industry.
Research led by Seattle U criminal justice faculty provides strong initial evidence of an increase in deaths of minority citizens by law enforcement following an unexpected increase in officers killed in the line of duty; unexpected increases in social media posts highlighting these incidents are associated with an increased risk of fatal contacts between police and citizens.
Seattle U partners with Jesuit school in India.
February 5, 2018
The national honor society Phi Theta Kappa has recognized Seattle University among four-year institutions for their work in attracting and supporting community college transfer students.
February 22, 2018
The former deputy attorney general praised the "extraordinarily principled" and "public-spirited" employees of the U.S. Department of Justice during his visit to the School of Law.
December 14, 2018
Here are five things to watch for in 2019.
A closer look at some of the recent published works from A&S faculty.
March 1, 2018
Many moviegoers who see the award-wining film The Florida Project are often overwhelmed with the feeling that they need to do something to help. To answer the “what can we do?” question for viewers, Seattle University’s Project on Family Homelessness worked with the film’s distributor to create advocacy guides.
March 5, 2018
The regular season is complete and the brackets are set for the 2017-18 Western Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments.
April 4, 2018
Thirty-seven winter Seattle University student-athletes earned Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) recognition for the 2017-18 school year.
May 3, 2018
Undergraduate research will be spotlighted in forthcoming edition of SUURJ.
Sports journalist Nick McCarvel, '08, is making a name for himself in the tennis world.
Renowned painter and Seattle U alumnus Paul Mullally beamed as he described the moment that his daughters, Annelise, 9, and Ise, 7, approached the altar to receive their First Communion from Pope Francis in October 2017. The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity was a remarkable capstone to an already extraordinary event, the unveiling of Paul’s portrait of the Pope.
February 25, 2019
Longtime mathematics professor passes away.
November 17, 2017
Thrilling 3-2 overtime victory against UW sends team to Akron for Sunday match.
March 28, 2018
Sister Jean Schmidt and Father Rob Hagan got a lot of attention in the national media during the NCAA Final Four tournament. Both showed us a distinctively Catholic way of engaging with sport as an aspect of culture.
May 10, 2018
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., honored by the University of Portland.
May 22, 2018
Three recent Seattle University graduates and two current undergraduate students have been awarded prestigious 2018-2019 Fulbright Grants to study, research and work abroad. This is the second time since 2016-17 that five Seattle U students have earned Fulbright Grants in a single year, making the university among the nation's top producers of Fulbrights.
June 8, 2018
Leta Biasucci joined the Pacific Northwest Ballet as a company member in 2011, at the same time Seattle U was implementing their specialized Arts Leadership program through the partnership the school has with PNB.
July 17, 2018
The game-day ticket that doubles as a free round-trip transit pass. The giveaway compost bin or energy efficient light bulb. Sports teams and organizations around the country are promoting their “green” side in hopes of adding some green to the bottom line but also to influence their large fan bases to up their game when it comes to sustainability habits at home. But are their efforts effective?
August 9, 2018
This is the 16th year running that the Princeton Review has recognized Seattle University as one of the best colleges in the nation for undergraduate education, according to its latest edition of the Best 384 Colleges 2019.
August 27, 2018
Seattle University is a Top 10 school when it comes to being green, according to the 2018 “Cool Schools” rankings published this week in Sierra, the magazine of The Sierra Club.
September 24, 2018
Father Pat Howell eulogizes professor emeritus Gary Chamberlain.
October 26, 2018
Murdock Trust announces $1.75 million gift toward the construction of the Center for Science and Innovation.
October 23, 2018
Seattle U's College of Nursing earns high national rankings.
June 13, 2018
Students present real-world solutions at College of Science and Engineering's annual event.
June 18, 2018
University serves as venue for Special Olympics.
Professor Sonora Jha, PhD, associate dean for academic community and faculty adviser of The Spectator, was named the Journalism Educator of the Year.
June 19, 2018
Eight Seattle U Film Studies students are working as volunteer interns with Film Studies instructor and Hollywood screenwriter Jonathan Keasey.
June 26, 2018
The pace may be slower and the weather warmer, but there’s still plenty to do at Seattle U in the summertime.
August 16, 2018
College of Science and Engineering Professor Henry Louie’s new textbook provides invaluable information for those working to power developing countries.
August 23, 2018
A season of milestones for men's soccer coach.
September 18, 2018
President Sundborg delivers impactful State of the University.
Law Professor Robert Chang discusses state constitutions and individual rights.
The university welcomed more than 100 new faculty and staff for 2018-2019 academic year.
October 3, 2018
This year’s Catholic Heritage Lectures to explore relationships between spirituality and intellectual life, activism and working on the margins.
Lucas Sharma, S.J., delivers homily at SU's Mass of the Holy Spirit.
EVP Tim Leary invites faculty and staff to do the tough work of building community.
July 19, 2018
Seattle University’s Homeless Rights Advocacy Project (HRAP) announced the Third Door Coalition, a new alliance of civic leaders working together to develop solutions to chronic homelessness in the city.
April 30, 2019
High placement rate for College of Education alumni who are making their marks in classrooms and beyond.
September 28, 2017
Seattle University is among the best colleges and universities in the nation for producing successful graduates, encouraging student engagement and creating an optimal learning environment, according to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings 2018.
October 10, 2018
Governor appoints SU alumna to lead CAPAA.
Emeritus professor in Albers was committed to his students and those in need.
October 11, 2018
Ron Slye shares his experience on Kenyan commission in new book.
October 29, 2018
Erica Yamamura and Kent Koth coauthor a new book on successful strategies for community engagement.
March 12, 2019
Father Sundborg updates faculty and staff on latest at SU.
Father Steve updates faculty and staff on recent news and developments at SU.
November 7, 2018
Get to know SU’s academic leader.
November 28, 2018
Several faculty from Criminal Justice have new books out.
Alumna Sara Beery is making a difference with her research.
December 19, 2018
Civil engineering graduate takes his dream for a spin.
October 16, 2017
Seattle University is administering the third annual citywide Seattle Public Safety Survey. The purpose of the survey is to solicit feedback on public safety and security concerns from those who live and/or work in Seattle.
January 29, 2019
The Seattle U Debate Team continues to earn great results in highly competitive tournaments around the state.
May 3, 2019
Seattle U colleague reflects on the life of George Kunz, a true person for others.
March 13, 2019
Professor Serena Cosgrove visits sister Jesuit school in Nicaragua.
March 20, 2019
Jesuit author and commentator James Martin, S.J., and prison ministry and justice advocate Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ, will be Seattle University’s undergraduate and graduate commencement speakers, respectively, this June.
March 27, 2019
Applications are being accepted for two new online graduate business programs that begin this fall, the Online Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) and an Online MBA.
Professor Jeanette Rodriguez, PhD, is a member of an international roundtable hoping to influence the Pope's next Catholic teaching.
Seattle University’s Alfie Scholars Program, which provides financial support for underrepresented college transfer students to obtain a bachelor’s degree and become leaders for civility, has increased its award from $10,000 to $15,000 annually.
April 12, 2019
Mission Day challenges SU community to confront white privilege.
Former SU professor embodied the spirit of community service.
May 10, 2019
Seattle University’s Women and Gender Studies Program is offering a new minor in LGBTQ studies. Approved by the Board of Trustees’ Academic Committee, 14 students were enrolled in the minor by the time it was operational in winter quarter, says Program Director Theresa Earenfight.
May 11, 2019
Seattle University softball won its first-ever Western Athletic Conference Tournament Championship Saturday and qualified for its first trip to the NCAA Tournament that begins next weekend.
April 26, 2019
Earl Lancaster and other African-American owned small business owners are benefiting from a Seattle U program that is helping them to remain and thrive in the community.
January 18, 2019
This year’s celebration of international education is a multi-week affair.
February 21, 2019
Faculty and staff weigh in on university's future.
February 27, 2019
Ridgway Scholar Belen Mesele, '22, is increasing health literacy among Seattle’s Ethiopian community.
March 11, 2019
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., expresses full support for Provost.
Mother-daughter team give back to their tribe, community in impactful ways.
Seattle U ranks among the nation's top producers of Peace Corps participants.
March 26, 2019
Professor Paulette Kidder is named 2019-2020 recipient of prestigious fellowship.
Civil & environmental engineering students design a center for marginalized mothers in Uganda.
April 1, 2019
The Department of Public Safety has moved to a new location on campus.
May 15, 2019
Get the latest news on achievements, published works and guest speaking roles for Seattle U faculty.
Seattle University student athletes recorded an institutional Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of 95 percent for a fourth consecutive year and the fifth time in six years, according to figures released by the National Collegiate Athletics Association.
April 8, 2019
In a project for Microsoft in which he collaborated with Northwestern University and marketing agency Performics, Mathew Isaac (Albers) helped develop a way to evaluate how close consumers were to making a purchase based on the keywords they entered into a search engine.
November 12, 2017
No. 23 Seattle University men’s soccer won the 2017 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Championship with a 2-1 win over San Jose State Sunday afternoon. The Redhawks won the WAC title for the third time in five seasons and will head to the NCAA Tournament next week.
November 28, 2017
Shane Martin, PhD, of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, is selected as Seattle U's new provost.
December 8, 2017
Nhi Pham, ’95, makes community at home and abroad better through humanitarian work.
December 13, 2017
Seattle U team earned its first-ever spot in the national competition with regional win.
Seattle University President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., will be celebrated as the 81st recipient of the prestigious Seattle-King County First Citizen Award at a civic banquet on May 23.
April 20, 2018
SU places 6th in the nation for its waste-diversion efforts.
SU's MSAL program is headed to business school and taking a new name.
June 11, 2018
SU's president reflects on a fulfilling and challenging academic year.
July 13, 2018
Albers will host an international gathering of Jesuit schools.
May 18, 2018
Excellence, exemplary leadership and service was recognized at Red Night Out.
June 5, 2018
SU's sustainability efforts have earned high marks in a leading national rating system.
June 6, 2018
Exemplary faculty and staff colleagues are honored at SU's annual appreciation event.
Sally Jewell and Samuel Green will speak at SU's commencement ceremonies on June 17.
June 15, 2018
Sarah Shultz is appointed the first chair of Arts and Sciences' Kinesiology Department.
July 11, 2018
Here are the stories from the recently completed academic year that got the most clicks.
July 27, 2018
The university had a great friend in Archbishop Hunthausen.
December 11, 2018
Brooke Coleman delivers inaugural talk on diversity and inclusion.
Criminal Justice receives major grant
Six Seattle University business and law graduate programs are ranked in the Top 30 nationally, according to the 2020 U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools” rankings released today.
Notable campus trees are moved to the Union Green
November 14, 2018
Professor emerita of law was a champion for the marginalized and voiceless.
December 3, 2018
Vi Hilbert Hall is officially opened as latest example of SU's deep respect for its namesake.
January 30, 2018
Jacinta Beckley, a 2018 Seattle University graduate, helped the New Zealand national team win the William Jones Cup last weekend in Taiwan. The New Zealand native started all five games in the tournament, as the Tall Ferns claimed their first title in the event’s 37-year history.
December 21, 2018
School of Law remembers former Dean Fredric Tausend
January 11, 2019
Featured speaker at SU’s MLK Celebration will address immigration crisis
April 18, 2018
Google’s Aerica Shimizu Banks, ’10, is helping guide women entrepreneurs.
Retirement means new adventures for beloved choirs director Joy Sherman.
May 7, 2018
City officials, elected leaders and community advocates can now access new research and analysis about cutting edge interventions to address homelessness thanks to the groundbreaking research of Seattle University School of Law students.
May 15, 2018
The presidents of four Seattle-area universities and colleges, including Seattle U, have joined forces to declare May 14-18, 2018 as Affordable Housing Week on their campuses.
May 21, 2018
SU dialogue sessions on diversity and inclusion aim to unite and foster a greater sense of belonging.
May 23, 2018
Maureen Brotherton, ’96 MNPL, and Andrew (Drew) Herdener, ’01, have been appointed to the university’s Board of Trustees to serve four-year terms.
May 29, 2018
This academic year, the Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs rolled out a series of courses around faith-based responses to homelessness and the affordable housing crisis.
Gift to Support New Center for Science and Innovation, Programming in Ethics and Technology
April 22, 2019
Brian McCullough is part of new Sport Ecology Group
Steve and Tricia Trainer, ’02 MDiv, are this year’s St. Ignatius Medal recipients
Men's basketball was among the teams honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) at the sixth annual Team Academic Excellence Awards.
June 21, 2018
Seattle University men's basketball head coach Jim Hayford has announced the commitment of six players to his 2018-19 recruiting class, rounding out the roster for his second year at the helm of the Redhawks' program.
Faculty Spotlight featuring Won Kidane, School of Law.
Nursing alumna brings unique perspective to role at Seattle Children’s hospital.
July 5, 2018
Seattle University welcomes 18 scholars and educators from 18 different countries for four weeks of academic residency and two weeks of study tour for the 2018 Study of the U.S. Institute for Scholars on Contemporary American Literature.
March 22, 2018
With four business and law programs in the Top 20 nationally leading the way, several Seattle University graduate degree programs were recognized in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report “Best Graduate Schools” rankings released earlier this week.The rankings continue a trend of high marks for great teaching and student outcomes at the university.
Seattle University women’s basketball is going to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history after winning the 2018 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Championship.
Library dean announces inaugural recipients of Undergraduate Research Prize.
Sarah Barbara Watstein’s professional life could have ended up much differently. Watstein, the new Dean of the Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons, chose library management and information studies over law school.
The Seattle University’s men’s and women’s medley relay teams took gold medals on day two of the WAC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Feb. 23 in Nampa.
July 9, 2018
Seattle University was a host site for this year's Special Olympics USA Games, with soccer and basketball athletes competing on campus at Championship Field, SU Park and the Redhawk Center.
As an expression of its commitment to global engagement in the Jesuit educational tradition, Seattle University formed a successful partnership with the Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua.
Twenty years after brain cancer surgery damaged her optic nerve and left her without sight at age 10, Natalie McCarthy hasn't stopped setting goals for herself and achieving them. First, a biology degree from Pacific Lutheran University. Then, competing internationally as a world-class rower. Her latest goal: law school.
Alumnus Drew Herdener, '01, is making a difference at Amazon.
August 7, 2018
Dr. Leann Conley-Holcom is Director of Choral and Vocal Activities at Seattle University, where she oversees the voice program, conducts choirs, and teaches conducting.
August 28, 2018
In a preview of the fall magazine, President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., talks about the future of the university and the integral role the new Center for Science and Innovation will play in transforming STEM education.
An exciting lineup of speakers will visit the city and Seattle U this autumn.
September 11, 2018
U.S. News and Princeton Review name Seattle University Top 10 in in the West for 18th year in a row and among the best colleges for 16th consecutive year.
Former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator John Kerry called for a return to civility in American politics and a renewed commitment to the responsibilities of citizenship in an address at Seattle University Monday night.
September 19, 2018
The Seattle University Board of Trustees has voted to adopt a pair of recommendations to divest the university’s $230 million endowment from fossil fuels within the next five years.
October 19, 2018
It’s official. Seattle University has set a new record with its largest-ever incoming class of undergraduates this fall. The 2018 freshmen class of 1,083 students is the highest number ever in its 127-year history.
February 19, 2019
The second annual festival will feature a stellar lineup that includes Valerie Jarrett, former advisor to President Barack Obama, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, Washington Post reporter Philip Rucker, former New Jersey Governor and EPA administrator Christine Todd Whitman and civil rights activist and community organizer DeRay McKesson.
February 12, 2019
Marketing professor analyzes this year’s Super Bowl commercials.
November 2, 2018
Seattle University remains firmly committed to its non-discrimination policies toward all of it students, inclusive of transgender students.
October 25, 2018
The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust has given Seattle University $1.75 million toward completion of the university’s new Center for Science and Innovation.
Seattle University’s nursing program is the best in Washington and in the top 5 percent nationally, according to College Factual’s 2019 rankings.
March 1, 2019
Regional coalition recognizes SU’s leadership in sustainability.
April 16, 2019
Professor's research focuses on intersection of computer science and medicine.
March 4, 2019
The 2019 recipients reflect diversity of industry & interests.
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