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.
The Seattle Times
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.
Seattle U colleague reflects on the life of George Kunz, a true person for others.
May 3, 2019
May 2, 2019
KING TV New Day Northwest
May 1, 2019
Story includes comments by Christine Campbell, a Seattle U admissions counselor.
US News & World Report
April 30, 2019
April 29, 2019
Poet laureate Claudia Castro Luna teaches at Seattle University.
April 24, 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.
April 5, 2019
April 2, 2019
Professor Paulette Kidder is named 2019-2020 recipient of prestigious fellowship.
March 26, 2019
Center for Community Engagement marks 15th anniversary with many milestones.
January 23, 2019
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 17, 2018
Team of researchers fights gender-based violence in Guatemala.
October 15, 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 7, 2018
The university had a great friend in Archbishop Hunthausen.
July 27, 2018
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.
July 13, 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.
July 5, 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.
June 8, 2018
Father Kelly assists with Catholic Church's first document on sports.
June 3, 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.
May 22, 2018
SU provides moviegoers with guides for addressing homelessness.
March 14, 2018
The visiting LeRoux Chair will deliver a public lecture on Feb. 27.
February 23, 2018
OnStage Blog and Musical America Worldwide recognize Seattle University's theater program and music faculty member Dr. Quinton Morris, respectively.
January 23, 2018
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.
January 18, 2018
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