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September 14, 2020
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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
September 10, 2020
September 9, 2020
Story includes details about Seattle U's enrollment outlook, remote learning and COVOD safety measures.
Northwest Asian Weekly
Natasha Martin, JD, vice president for Diversity and Inclusion and associate professor of law, created and delivered the university’s latest action plan during the President’s Welcome, laying the framework for the university to continue advancing inclusive excellence and align antiracism to its strategic direction and purpose.
President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., gave his annual President’s Welcome for an academic year unlike any experienced before due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some key takeaways from his welcome remarks.
September 4, 2020
September 2, 2020
Mary Alberg, professor of physics, was recently awarded funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for her project “Hadron Structure and Interactions.”
August 31, 2020
KING 5 News
In an e-mail today, President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., invited faculty and staff to participate in the Arrupe Seminar.
Seattle University is the only college in the Northwestern United States to earn a spot in the Princeton Review’s 2021 Green Honor Roll of 30 colleges that earned the highest scores by the publication.
August 26, 2020
New digital space launched for current and prospective students to get to know SU faculty.
August 25, 2020
Care of the whole student no exception, even in remote instruction.
August 21, 2020
August 20, 2020
Congressional leaders are debating three overarching proposals to continue COVID-19 pandemic-related emergency assistance, including funds for higher education.
August 18, 2020
The Princeton Review continues to recognize Seattle University as one of the best colleges in the nation for undergraduate education, according to its Best 386 Colleges 2021. Students surveyed for the rankings noted strong academics, close community, urban location and commitment to justice and sustainability.
The segment on the station's The Record program featured an interview with Seattle U Provost Shane Martin.
August 17, 2020
August 14, 2020
August 12, 2020
August 10, 2020
Every year, the Seattle University community gathers on or around July 31 to celebrate the Feast of St. Ignatius, the founder of the Jesuits. But 2020 has been no ordinary year.
August 5, 2020
July 30, 2020
President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J, today sent the following message to students, faculty and staff of Seattle University:
July 23, 2020
Seattle University is joining with the wider Jesuit community in the Seattle-Tacoma area to virtually celebrate St. Ignatius Day.
July 22, 2020
July 21, 2020
New career mentorship platform connects students and alumni.
July 16, 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
June 30, 2020
Blueprint, a trade journal for facilities professionals, featured a profile of Seattle U's Lara Branigan, director of design and construction, and her work on the new Center for Science and Innovation.
June 25, 2020
Register by June 26 for free, virtual summer course that pursues intersection of city, Seattle U & social justice.
June 24, 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
June 18, 2020
Jesuit colleges and universities express relief over Supreme Court decision and urge Congress to pass DREAM Act.
June 17, 2020
Congratulations to the 2020-2021 cohort of Seattle University's Ignatian Leaders.
As a Jesuit university, Seattle University is called on and committed to creating a just and humane world. It is imperative that we use all the resources we have as a university to seek understanding and address complex issues through teaching, research, discourse and engagement.
June 16, 2020
Although Seattle University’s in-person commencement ceremonies have been rescheduled due to COVID-19 restrictions, virtual events organized by various departments across campus will celebrate the accomplishments of this year’s graduating class.
June 11, 2020
Seattle University honors and affirms all Black lives and, in this small way, join in the day of action as part of our renewed commitment to reimagine and bring forth a more just and humane world.
June 10, 2020
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., responds to questions raised about Seattle University’s relationship with the Seattle Police Department (SPD).
We stand beside our black SU community members and all who are feeling the pain and weight of these times.
June 9, 2020
Seattle U collectively stands in solidarity and renews its commitment to better support and educate its students and community on racial justice and systemic racism.
Father Steve reflects on an academic year unlike any other.
Seattle University sponsored two events this week to bring attention to the recent murders of Black Americans and the need for racial justice.
June 5, 2020
Messages of solidarity for Black lives from President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., and Natasha Martin, vice president of Diversity and Inclusion.
The Arrupe Jesuit Community reflects on the recent killings of African Americans.
Mentoring program eases college transition for first-year students.
June 3, 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
Planning is ongoing to reopen the Seattle University campus for the return of students this fall. The decision has been made to begin fall quarter classes on Sept. 9 and the quarter will end on Nov. 24, a shift of two weeks sooner than the traditional start and end of the quarter.
May 28, 2020
May 27, 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.
May 21, 2020
Three faculty members reflect on the continued importance of the papal encyclical and resources for celebrating the anniversary observance.
May 20, 2020
Puget Sound Business Journal (subscriber content)
May 19, 2020
Seattle University Provost Shane P. Martin was among those interviewed for a PBS NewsHour story about the impact of the pandemic on standardized tests for college admissions.
May 18, 2020
College of Nursing replicates in-person clinical work in a virtual model.
May 13, 2020
May 12, 2020
May 11, 2020
Strong connections among the community remain steadfast during trying times.
May 8, 2020
Seattle University took sixth place out of 145 schools across North America in the waste diversion category of this year’s RecycleMania.
International and DACA Students Supported Through University’s Emergency Fund
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
Seattle University will be recognized for its commitment to its adjacent neighborhoods next week by Campus Compact, which will bestow its Richard Guarasci and Eduardo J. Padrón Awards for Institutional Transformation.
May 5, 2020
Seattle University intends to reopen campus in the fall for the 2020-21 academic year, President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., announced today.
April 30, 2020
Seattle University has reached its halfway point nine months ahead of schedule to divest its endowment portfolio of companies owning fossil fuel reserves by 50 percent.
April 29, 2020
Creativity and flexibility drive remote instruction among schools and colleges.
Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons equip students for success during COVID-19.
April 28, 2020
April 27, 2020
Number of new spring transfer students exceeds projection
April 23, 2020
NW Asian Weekly
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
Supporting current students in every possible way remains an important priority for Seattle University.
April 20, 2020
OMA pantry satiates and destigmatizes food insecurity.
April 17, 2020
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
Story mentions Seattle U as providing beautiful screenshots for Zoom call backgrounds.
April 13, 2020
Among the colleges making the change are some of the most competitive in the country, including Seattle U.
Inside Higher Ed
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
Seattle U is making its Broadway parking garage available to Harborview Medical Center and personal protective equipment from its Nursing program to Swedish Cherry Hill and a local retirement home
April 7, 2020
The university joins a growing list of higher education institutions that have adopted test-optional policies.
Story mentions that Seattle U raised $500,000 for its emergency student fund.
The Seattle Times
April 4, 2020
Through Admitted Students Virtual Receptions, the class of ’24 has the opportunity to celebrate their admission, connect and ask questions. More than 530 students participated during the inaugural live-streaming event.
April 3, 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
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed into law last Friday, provides several billion dollars in economic and financial relief to students and universities. Here are three takeaways of the relief it provides Seattle U students and the university.
March 31, 2020
Story includes Seattle U's search for its next president.
Puget Sound Business Journal
March 27, 2020
Campus Rec Magazine
March 18, 2020
The Christian Science Monitor
March 17, 2020
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