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Mentor Mark Phillips is a junior at Seattle U.
February 23, 2021
February 22, 2021
Seattle University Theatre is joining forces with the undergraduate theatre training programs from Cornish College of the Arts and the University of Washington to present Uncharted Waters, a virtual tri-production of two plays: William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and a new devised work, Bodies of Water, responding to the themes of Twelfth Night.
February 11, 2021
Story includes interview with Elizabeth Dale, PhD, assistant professor in Nonprofit Leadership.
February 9, 2021
Story includes mention that Quentin Morris, associate professor of music, was hired as an artist scholar in residence to create 10 to 12 programs featuring composers of color.
The Seattle Times
February 3, 2021
Guest op-ed by Mark Markuly, PhD, former dean of the School of Theology and Ministry and a professor of religion and education.
January 30, 2021
January 27, 2021
Guest op-ed by Sonora Jha, PhD, professor in the Department of Communications.
December 16, 2020
December 14, 2020
Engstrom will teach in the Seattle U arts-leadership program.
December 4, 2020
The Seattle University Arts Leadership program is partnering with four leading arts organizations to launch the Seattle Arts Fellowship, which supports emerging leaders and administrators of color.
November 24, 2020
A recording of an Oct. 29 event held by Seattle University Institute of Public Service and Town Hall Seattle. Multi-media journalist Joni Balter and Seattle U professor Larry Hubbell served as moderators.
November 20, 2020
Seattle University will serve as a program partner and adviser on the fellowship curriculum and will provide financial aid to candidates accepted to both the fellowship and Seattle U’s MFA in Arts Leadership program.
November 18, 2020
The "Ask the Expert" portion of the story is an interview with Elizabeth Dale, PhD, Assistant Professor, Nonprofit Leadership.
November 16, 2020
Story features interview with Marco Lowe, adjunct professor in the Institute of Public Service.
November 11, 2020
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of psychology.
October 23, 2020
Casey Davis, ’22, a student in Seattle U's Master of Nonprofit Leadership program and executive director of the Edmonds Food Bank, received the 2020 Edmonds Citizen of the Year award, along with the volunteers who staff it.
October 14, 2020
Guest op-ed written by Mark Markuly, PhD, dean of the School of Theology and Ministry.
Bernie Steckler, a much-beloved and longtime member of Seattle University’s faculty, passed away Sept. 23.
October 1, 2020
Jasmine Mahmoud, PhD, assistant professor of Performing Arts & Arts Leadership in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been appointed a Washington State Arts Commissioner by Gov. Jay Inslee.
Winner of the prize, Patience Malaba, is enrolled in the Master of Public Administration program and will graduate after fall quarter.
September 29, 2020
September 24, 2020
September 16, 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
Since 2015, Seattle U staff and students have led mentoring programs for students at Washington Middle School. And like all things impacted by COVID-19, this program required new thinking after Seattle Public Schools moved to remote instruction last April.
September 10, 2020
Associate Professor Dr. Quinton Morris, director of chamber and instrumental music and founder of the music education organization Key to Change, will serve as the first Artist-Scholar in Residence for Classical KING FM 98.1 for a two-year term beginning Sept. 15.
September 4, 2020
Story includes how Seattle U's Hedreen Gallery has adapted to COVID restrictions.
September 2, 2020
Times columnist Naomi Ishisaka wrote about her experience with a false Wikipedia entry and cites research by Seattle U communication associate professor Caitlin Carlson.
August 31, 2020
In an e-mail today, President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., invited faculty and staff to participate in the Arrupe Seminar.
Beatrice Lawrence, associate professor of Theology and Religious Studies, and Charles M. Tung, associate professor of English, received State Department funding to host the Study of the U.S. Institute for Scholars on Religious Freedom and Pluralism at Seattle University.
August 25, 2020
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-funded initiative on family homelessness, which ends this month, is credited with raising awareness of the issue over the course of a decade.
August 21, 2020
The book written by Nathan Vass, The Lines That Make Us, is used as a textbook at Seattle U.
August 20, 2020
Story features interview with Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
August 3, 2020
Like millions of others growing up in Europe, David Green joined his family for a TV-watching ritual one Saturday night each spring: the annual Eurovision Song Contest. It became a humanities seminar course he teaches.
July 27, 2020
The Imagining the World: Study Abroad and International Photography Competition highlights the college’s and university’s participation in the global community.
July 1, 2020
Register by June 26 for free, virtual summer course that pursues intersection of city, Seattle U & social justice.
June 24, 2020
One of the hallmarks of academics at Seattle University is community engagement. Professors design courses that get their students involved in local organizations, while students take classes in science, math, criminal justice and the humanities, among others.
June 23, 2020
Guest column by Elizabeth Dale, PhD, assistant professor, Nonprofit Leadership program.
May 26, 2020
Three faculty members reflect on the continued importance of the papal encyclical and resources for celebrating the anniversary observance.
May 20, 2020
A leader in sustainability, Seattle University takes part in global event by encouraging action and participation in initiatives that focus on the urgent need for environmental protection and climate solutions.
April 21, 2020
Guest column us by Seattle U graduate student Luke Henkel.
National Catholic Reporter
Grant to the Seattle University Youth Initiative will help fill the void left by closures of early learning programs due to COVID-19.
April 14, 2020
April 13, 2020
Seattle University mourns the loss of Peter Ely, S.J., an extraordinary Jesuit, who passed away April 11.
This Easter holiday, as we share with you our greetings and prayers online, Seattle University President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., presents his Easter homily in a video to the campus community.
April 12, 2020
Story mentions Seattle U Associate Professor Beatrice Lawrence, an expert in the Hebrew Bible and Jewish Hermeneutics.
April 11, 2020
Swedish Medical Group Chaplain Rev. Leah Klug is a Seattle U alumna (School of Theology and Ministry '08).
The New York Times
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, a psychology senior instructor at Seattle University and psychologist.
March 29, 2020
Column is by James Martin, S.J., honorary doctorate recipient and speaker at SU's 2019 undergraduate commencement ceremony.
March 22, 2020
James Martin, S.J., honorary doctorate recipient and speaker at SU's 2019 undergraduate commencement ceremony, writes about the mystery of suffering.
Pat Kelly, S.J., associate professor of theology and religious studies, shares a perspective on sport and spirituality.
March 20, 2020
March 2, 2020
Dr. Morris is a concert violinist, educator, entrepreneur and filmmaker.
February 14, 2020
February 7, 2020
Kizito Kiyimba, S.J., who has been visiting from Zimbabwe as LeRoux Chair, reflects gratefully on his time at SU.
January 24, 2020
One of three Jesuits in the world who answers to the titles “Father” and “Roshi” or venerable Zen teacher visited Seattle University on Thursday, Jan. 23.
For almost 25 years, Professor Jeanette Rodriguez, PhD, has organized an annual winter trip to Cuernavaca, Mexico, for faculty, staff, alumni and community members to participate in the Guadalupe Faith and Hospitality Experience. It's become her ministry to Seattle U.
January 16, 2020
Story features a Q&A on charitable giving with Elizabeth Dale, assistant professor of Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University.
December 12, 2019
This College of Arts and Sciences project will explore an assortment of frameworks and practices that offer holistic recovery from the psycho-spiritual and physical health consequences of oppression-linked health threats.
December 6, 2019
December 2, 2019
Over the course of his many years at Seattle University, and through a variety of roles, Father Pat Howell was a blessing in the lives of many.
Story is about an exhibit curated by Naomi Hume, associaste professor of art history at Seattle University.
Apollo International Art Magazine
November 29, 2019
The victory earned the team a bid to the national competition for the third year in a row.
November 27, 2019
Story includes interview with Kris Hirschmann, MEd, director of Transition Services: Curriculum & Training, Center for Change in Transition Services.
November 25, 2019
November 21, 2019
Highly accomplished student is university's first Rhodes finalist since 2005.
November 18, 2019
November 15, 2019
November 13, 2019
October 30, 2019
October 28, 2019
Story includes mention of the 2012 book Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia by Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs, PhD, professor of Modern Languages and Cultures and Women and Gender Studies Seattle University.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
October 22, 2019
The Clintons discussed their new book, The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience.
October 19, 2019
Seattle U student Haley Cummins (Strategic Communications ’21) is one of 100 young local changemakers featured in the We the Future exhibit curated by the Gates Foundation Discovery Center.
October 17, 2019
Co-author Thai-Huy Nguyen is assistant professor of education at Seattle University.
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
October 15, 2019
Story includes interview with Sara Rankin, a professor at Seattle University School of Law and the founder and director of the Homeless Rights Advocacy Project.
October 10, 2019
Father Arturo Araujo returns to his alma mater to become rector of the Arrupe Jesuit Community.
October 4, 2019
A $1.6 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to Seattle University will be used to launch Seattle’s first Local Improvement Network for elementary school communities and their neighborhood partners.
September 19, 2019
Story includes two exhibits by Carol Rashawnna Williams at Seattle U.
September 18, 2019
Sister Prejean received an honorary degree from Seattle U and spoke here on Sept. 9.
September 17, 2019
Jeanette Rodriguez begins as interim director of the Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture.
September 13, 2019
Kathleen Cook, PhD, chair of the Seattle U Psychology program, was among those interviewed to answer this question in a replay of a SoundQ weekly podcast.
September 12, 2019
Story includes interview with Assoc. Prof. of Psychology Kathleen Cook, PhD.
Rosa Joshi is a professor of theater at Seattle U.
DC Theatre Scene
September 3, 2019
Story includes mention of the play "As You Like It" directed by Seattle U theater professor Rosa Joshi.
The Seattle Globalist
August 21, 2019
Seattle Central has launched the Academy for Rising Educators, a program that offers an Associate of Arts degree with a focus on education and social justice. Graduates will have the option to directly transfer into teaching programs at Seattle University and City University.
August 20, 2019
Graduates of the Academy for Rising Educators program will have the option to directly transfer into teaching programs at Seattle University and City University.
August 15, 2019
August 8, 2019
Natch Ohno, S.J., talks about St. Ignatius, the founder of the Jesuits, and how his legacy is alive in the work we do at Seattle U today.
Story is about a study led by Seattle U Assistant Professor Elizabeth J. Dale, PhD.
The Nonprofit Times
July 23, 2019
Story mentions that Seattle U students designed building under construction in Uganda to house a new medical center.
Clark County Today
July 18, 2019
Seattle University MFA in Arts Leadership students enrolled in the 2019 summer course “Public Policy and the Arts” are creating the Seattle Arts Voter Guide, a nonpartisan guide collecting statements by City Council Candidates on how they envision arts as part of Seattle.
July 16, 2019
The Imagining the World: Study Abroad and International Photography Competition highlights global engagement—via education and travel abroad—in stunning fashion. See the world through the eyes of our students and members of the campus community in this photo gallery.
Eighteen scholars from eighteen countries are on campus this summer for the third year for Seattle University to host the Study of the U.S. Institute for Scholars on Contemporary American Literature.
July 11, 2019
July 10, 2019
Rev. José Alberto “Chepe” Idiaquez, S.J, president of the University of Central America (UCA), a Jesuit institution in Managua, Nicaragua, received an honorary degree during the undergraduate commencement ceremony at Seattle University.
June 21, 2019
With an SU education, members of The Daughters of Mary Sisters in Uganda are transforming their lives and, in turn, the lives of fellow Ugandans. Get a look at their lives in Seattle and at Seattle U in this photo essay.
An impressive array of student research was presented at the Seattle University Undergraduate Research Association (SUURA) Conference on May 31.
June 3, 2019
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.
Essay authored by Elizabeth Dale, PhD, assistant professor in the Seattle U Non Profit Leadership program.
May 31, 2019
Red Talk presenter talks about putting a more diverse cast on stage.
May 17, 2019
A record-setting eight Seattle University students and recent alumni have been awarded prestigious 2019-2020 Fulbright Grants to study, research and work abroad.
Story includes interview with Seattle U Assoc. Prof. Sean McDowell, director of the Honors Program.
The Herald (Everett)
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.
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