Details and FAQs on the COVID-19 Response website.
Story includes comments by Brooke Pinkham, staff director for the Center for Indian Law & Policy.
July 6, 2020
Story includes comments by School of Law Professor Ronald Slye.
July 3, 2020
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor in the Psychology program.
The Seattle Times
July 1, 2020
Story includes comments by Matthew Hickman. PhD, professor and chair of the Criminal Justice program.
Guest op-ed by J. Michael Diaz, a King County Superior Court Judge, includes mention of work by Seattle U Criminal Justice Prof. Jacqueline Helfgott.
June 30, 2020
Story features interview with Angelique Davis, JD, associate professor of political science.
June 26, 2020
Associate Professor of Political Science Angelique Davis, JD, is the primary source for a story in Mashable that defines and explains racial gaslighting
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
Guest op-ed by Onur Bakiner, associoate professor of political science.
June 24, 2020
When Seattle University announced its plan to transition to online learning in response to the COVID-19 crisis, Rubiná Mahsud, PhD, of Albers School of Business and Economics had to quickly redesign her courses while stuck in a time zone 12 hours ahead of Seattle.
June 23, 2020
The Parkinson’s Foundation has awarded the third Parkinson’s Foundation Nurse Faculty Award to three nurses, including Mo-Kyung Sin, PhD, RN, an associate professor of nursing at Seattle University.
With intensive experience in the health care field, Sarah Welch, ’21, is working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis as a STAT registered nurse, while pursuing a doctorate at Seattle University’s College of Nursing.
June 22, 2020
June 18, 2020
Story features interview with Brian Kelly, PhD, associate professor of economics.
June 17, 2020
Congratulations to the 2020-2021 cohort of Seattle University's Ignatian Leaders.
Story includes comments from Seattle U School of Law Prof. Charlotte Garden.
Story includes comments from Seattle U School of Law Prof. Sara Rankin, director of the Homeless Rights Advocacy Project.
June 16, 2020
Panel discussion included Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of Psychology.
June 11, 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.
The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust recently awarded Seattle University with $120,000 for two research projects, one that will help improve maternal and child health and another that will increase understanding of beneficial insects in urban gardens.
Albers faculty research ethics around data privacy amid push for contact tracing as businesses and organizations reopen.
June 9, 2020
Father Steve reflects on an academic year unlike any other.
Lawrence Hubbell, PhD, director, of the nstitute of Public Service at Seattle University, is the feaured "Ask the Experts" commentator in a Q&A.
June 8, 2020
Meet this year’s Grand Prize Winner of the annual Business Plan Competition.
June 5, 2020
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
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.
Guest column by Elizabeth Dale, PhD, assistant professor, Nonprofit Leadership program.
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
Story includes a project co-led by Mark Jordan, PhD, associate professor of Biology.
Story includes interview with Seattle U Provost Shane Martin.
Story includes comments by Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor, Psychology.
May 14, 2020
Seattle U double alumni Steve Brooks, ’98, ’19, vice president of business development at UMC, is driving an innovative solution to help at-risk communities stay healthy while keeping employees in the workforce by designing and manufacturing portable handwashing stations
May 13, 2020
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, senior instructor in the Psychology program.
Story includes comments and references research by Seattle U communications professor Caitilin Carlson.
May 12, 2020
Story features interview with Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
KING 5 New Day Northwest
A guest op-ed co-authored by the dean of Seattle U's College of Science and Engineering and an alumni who works in AI at Microsoft say we need to ensure that those entering careers in technology have studied how technology can impact society.
May 11, 2020
The guest op-ed is co-authored by the dean of the College of Science and Engineering, Michael Quinn; and SU alumni and Microsoft employee Scott Hoogerwerf.
Puget Sound Business Journal
May 8, 2020
Dr. Mauseth is the co-lead of the Behavioral Health Strike Team for the Washington State Department of Health. She specializes in disaster relief work in her clinical role as a practicing psychologist.
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
Story includes comments by Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of psychology.
Story is about long-running relationship between Kenworth and Seattle U whose students have done projects for as part of their undergraduate coursework in the sciences and engineering.
May 6, 2020
With the city’s farmers markets shuttered for weeks and only recently beginning to reopen, some regional farmers have been stuck with produce they can’t sell. Now a collaboration between local businesses, farmers markets and food banks is working to redirect those fruits and vegetables to hungry communities across the Seattle area.
May 5, 2020
Samantha Kielty, programs manager at Seattle Neighborhood Farmers Markets, is a student in the Seattle U Masters in Nonprofit Leadership program.
South Seattle Emerald
May 4, 2020
The American Council on Education (ACE) Fellows Program has selected 38 emerging college and university leaders for the 2020-21 class, including Natasha Martin, Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion and Associate Professor of Law at Seattle University.
April 17, 2020
OMA pantry satiates and destigmatizes food insecurity.
Nicola Kraus, a sophomore at Seattle University, has been selected as a 2019 U.S. Bank Student Union Scholarship recipient.
April 15, 2020
Story is about Benjamin Griffiths, '19, principal dancer at Seattle’s Pacific Northwest Ballet and an SU alumni.
April 14, 2020
Story includes comments by Seattle U law professor Sara Rankin.
April 13, 2020
Seattle University mourns the loss of Peter Ely, S.J., an extraordinary Jesuit, who passed away April 11.
Judge Whitener is an alumna of the Seattle U School of Law.
The Independent (UK)
April 12, 2020
Story mentions Seattle U Associate Professor Beatrice Lawrence, an expert in the Hebrew Bible and Jewish Hermeneutics.
April 11, 2020
Essay by Kristen M. Swanson, dean and professor of nursing at Seattle University’s College of Nursing.
Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education
Swedish Medical Group Chaplain Rev. Leah Klug is a Seattle U alumna (School of Theology and Ministry '08).
The New York Times
The company was founded by Seattle U alumni Ryan Schmid co-founded in 2008 when he was an MBA student.
April 10, 2020
Story features two College of Ed alumni: Monica Wingard, EdAd’13, Principal at St. George & St. Edward Catholic Schools; and David Watson, EdAd ’19, Assistant Principal and English Teacher at St. George School.
April 9, 2020
Daniel Lee is among 60 academics and professionals nationally looking for ways to decontaminate and reuse N95 face masks to help counter a severe shortage of the critical equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Story includes comments by Dean Spade, associate professor of law.
Agence France Presse (AFP)
April 8, 2020
Naomi Diggs, MD, ’04, '20 is a physician and leader at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle where she is part of the coordinated COVID-19 response team.
April 3, 2020
A Seattle U mechancial engineering undergraduate is a member of the 60-member research group that founded the website.
Stanford News Service
April 1, 2020
Story includes comments from Seattle U School of Law Prof. Charlotte Garden.
March 31, 2020
March 30, 2020
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, a psychology senior instructor at Seattle University and psychologist.
March 29, 2020
Osbaldo Hernandez (Public Affairs, '12), co-owner of Frelard Tamales, and his family have been packing free sack lunches for children who are out of school.
March 26, 2020
Osbaldo Hernandez (Public Affairs, '12) and his family own Frelard Tamales are packing free sack lunches for children who are out of school.
March 25, 2020
March 23, 2020
Kathleen McChesney, '76, will receive the oldest and most prestigious honor given to American Catholics.
March 22, 2020
A look back at the incredible story of one of the greatest players in NBA history and Seattle U alumnus, Elgin Baylor, '58.
Law Professor Sara Rankin on the effects of social distancing on the most vulnerable.
March 20, 2020
Pat Kelly, S.J., associate professor of theology and religious studies, shares a perspective on sport and spirituality.
Josie Mitchell, associate director of the School of Law's Center for Professional Development, has some advice for international students interested in earning a two-year J.D. in the U.S.
March 19, 2020
A case involving an Amazon contractor's sick spouse raises questions that many companies are asking right now. Albers Professor Jeffery Smith weighs in.
March 18, 2020
Story is about Seattle U associate professor of biology Mark Jordan and the Urban Carnivore Project he co-directs with Woodland Park Zoo.
The PEW Charitable Trusts
March 9, 2020
The story was co-authored by Elizabeth Dale, PhD, assistant professor in the nonprofit leadership program at Seattle University.
The Guardian (UK)
March 4, 2020
March 2, 2020
March 1, 2020
Dr. Glenn Lux, ‘06, president and chief executive officer of Allegro Pediatrics, is honored with a Leaders in Healthcare Award.
Vladimir Dashkeev, an economics professor at Seattle University, said he’s skeptical of any statements regarding positive, short-term effects of a recession.
February 28, 2020
Chartwell’s Wellness & Sustainability Manager Brianna Ballard is helping students and the campus community make smart eating choices that fit with the university's overall commitment to sustainability.
February 27, 2020
Angela Rye, Law ’05, was the keynote speaker for Middle Tennessee State University’s Black History Month celebration.
February 26, 2020
Men's soccer coach Pete Fewing will be part of the broadcast.
Seattle University Head Coach and longtime Sounders FC analyst Pete Fewing will be a part of the regional broadcast as Seattle Sounders maintains its relationships with all of its existing regional television and radio partners.
Middle Tennessee State University News
Seattle U’s softball team upsets Mizzou, ranked 18th in the country, during the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic Tournament.
February 23, 2020
Ted Fortier, an anthropologist and professor at Seattle University, worked with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe to publish an article in The Indigenous People and the Environment journal in 2012, which is cited in a story on Paulette Jordan, a U.S. Senate candidate in Idaho.
Ted Fortier, an anthropologist and professor at Seattle University, worked with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe to publish an article in The Indigenous People and the Environment journal.
Coeur d'Alene Press
Former Redhawk pitcher Tarik Skubal has a chance of making the Detroit Tiger’s major league roster by season’s end.
February 22, 2020
Terrell Brown scored 25 points as SU defeated Cal State Bakersfield 69-54 on Saturday night at Redhawk Center.
Sports News Bay
Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire had seen enough. As former SU pitcher Tarik Skubal, ‘18 — one of the Tigers' top prospects — totally dominated on Friday afternoon while pounding the strike zone, Gardenhire looked over at Tigers general manager Al Avila, who was sitting behind home plate.
February 21, 2020
SU soccer alumnus Alex Roldan, ’18, will continue his winning ways with the Seattle Sounders.
February 18, 2020
The Seattle Sounders have re-signed Alex Roldan, ’18, who has switched positions from midfielder to defender with the professional soccer team.
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.
Story includes comments from Seattle U law professor Brooke D. Coleman.
February 6, 2020
Television ads during the Superbowl give companies a massive audience for their products. Did they succeed?
February 3, 2020
Story featured interview with Seattle U marketing professor Mathew Isaac.
KING TV New Day Northwest
January 29, 2020
January 22, 2020
January 21, 2020
KING 5 News
January 9, 2020
Story includes interview with Catherine Hinrichsen, project director for the Project on Family Homelessness at Seattle University.
January 8, 2020
Computer Science Department Chair and Associate Professor Roshanak Roshandel, PhD, spent a year-long sabbatical as an Amazon Scholar. The benefits of her experience— both professionally and for her students—are many.
January 6, 2020
December 17, 2019
December 13, 2019
Guest op-ed by Seattle U student and Army officer veteran Lauren Romero.
Guest op-ed by Seattle U student Brandon McWiliams.
Story features a Q&A on charitable giving with Elizabeth Dale, assistant professor of Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University.
December 12, 2019
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
Story contains a pair of interviews with Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
December 4, 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 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
All of those campaign mailers were not the most effective tool, says Seattle U instructor
November 14, 2019
Alvin Sturdivant kicks off Red Talks for 2019-2020 by sharing his story, discussing black men and higher education.
November 13, 2019
Alfonso Baes, ’53, who passed away in 1989, received a posthumous Congressional Gold Medal for Filipino World War II veterans on Nov. 10 in Washington, D.C.
November 8, 2019
November 7, 2019
November 5, 2019
Science and Engineering students shared findings from the research they conducted under the mentorship of faculty this past summer.
Story includes interview with Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
November 4, 2019
Story includes comments by Seattle U law professor Deirdre Bowen.
November 1, 2019
Segment featured interview with Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
October 30, 2019
Story includes comments by Seattle U law professor Charlotte Garden.
Story includes comments by Seattle U law professor Sara Rankin, directoe of the Homelessness Rights Advoacy Project.
Guest opinion column penned by faculty members in Seattle U's Criminal Justice program urges changes to state law to allow DACA recipients to become police officers. The column focuses on a current Seattle U public safety officer and alumni, a "Dreamer" whose dream is to become a police officer.
A guest opinion column penned by three professors in Seattle U's Criminal Justice program urges changes to state law to allow "Dreamers" to become police officers.
October 28, 2019
October 25, 2019
Jerry Cobb, S.J., recently marked the 50th anniversary of joining the Society of Jesus.
October 23, 2019
Kizito Kiyimba, S.J., who is visiting SU as the 2019-2020 LeRoux Chair, will give a lecture on ethical dimensions around artificial intelligence systems.
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
Seattle Met magazine's look back at the killings of police in Seattle a decade ago includes research done by Seattle U criminal justice Associate Professor Matthew Hickman, PhD.
October 21, 2019
As is the annual tradition, members of SU's Arrupe Jesuit Community gathered at the beginning of the academic year for a group picture.
Story includes comments by Seattle U law professor Sara Rankin.
October 18, 2019
A passion for international service helps students define future paths.
Earl’s Cuts and Styles celebrated the opening of its new shop in the Central District, thanks to a Seattle U program aimed at helping local businesses thrive.
Story includes comments from Beverly Johnson, PhD, RN, a lecturer in the Seattle U College of Nursing.
October 17, 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 16, 2019
Story includes comments from Seattle U law school professor Deirdre Bowen.
Alumna-owned organization bettering lives of many, thanks to some four-legged assistance.
Co-author Thai-Huy Nguyen is assistant professor of education at Seattle University.
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
October 15, 2019
Melissa Arias, '01 JD, is the new president and CEO of Make-A-Wish® Alaska and Washington.
October 14, 2019
Public affairs program with guest panel including Seattle U political science instructor Partrick Schoettmer, PhD.
October 11, 2019
Guest op-ed co-authored by Erin Vernon, PhD, assistant professor of Economics in the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University.
Onur Bakiner, an assistant professor of political science at Seattle University, said he believes the military invasion will deepen the humanitarian crisis.
October 10, 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.
SU women’s swimmer Julia Gorman, '20, was one of two students selected to accompany a team of professional electrical engineers to Cheeba, Zambia to install a microgrid that powers energy kiosks with solar panels. The senior from Bend, Oregon wrote a summary of her experience and work in Africa.
October 9, 2019
October 4, 2019
Father Arturo Araujo returns to his alma mater to become rector of the Arrupe Jesuit Community.
Seattle U welcomed freshman students in late September as they moved into residence halls, bade farewell to parents and began classes. Watch a video and view a photo gallery highlighting some of the Welcome Week events.
Jill Perovich is a Seattle U alumna.
Seattle Business Magazine
October 2, 2019
The $275 million Campaign for the Uncommon Good will fund scholarships, student programs and the new Center for Science and Innovation
September 30, 2019
Publisher Teresa Wippel is an SU alumna; she mentions story about her in the Seattle U magazine.
My Edmonds News
September 25, 2019
If you met Teresa Wippel, she wouldn’t tell you about how difficult it is thrive in media today. Instead, she might regale you with a story about her early days at The Spectator, Seattle University’s student newspaper, where she wrote moral pronouncements by typewriter, or how she met Walter Cronkite in the spring of her freshman year.
September 23, 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
Story includes inerview with Seattle U instructor of economics Vlad Dashkeev, PhD.
September 17, 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.
Photo of Seattle U staff working in Chinatown on the university's Service Day.
NW Asian Weekly
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.
September 11, 2019
September 10, 2019
Gordon McHenry, Jr., '79, is a lawyer and was named Alumnus of the Year in 2013.
Longtime nursing professor was a credit to her profession and a supporter of SU's mission.
September 5, 2019
Rosa Joshi is a professor of theater at Seattle U.
DC Theatre Scene
September 3, 2019
Story includes mention of issue analysis by Seattle U law professor Charlotte Garden.
September 2, 2019
Seattle U admissions counselor Christine Campbell offers three low-tech tips for parents of first-time college bound students.
August 29, 2019
Guest opinion piece by Seattle U admissions counselor Christine Campbell.
Automated sunscreen dispensers, fast-casual salads, plant-based creamers and a system to stabilize loads suspended under helicopters. All are up and coming products of start-up businesses begun after their founders entered the Harriett Stephenson Business Plan Competition as Seattle U students or alumni.
August 26, 2019
An SU student conducted research on climate change in the Pacific Ocean this summer.
August 23, 2019
Story includes comments from Seattle U political science professor Marco Lowe.
Story includes mention of the play "As You Like It" directed by Seattle U theater professor Rosa Joshi.
The Seattle Globalist
August 21, 2019
August 12, 2019
The next phase of the Seattle Urban Carnivore Project, a collaboration between the Woodland Park Zoo and Seattle University Associate Professor of Biology Mark Jordan, PhD, has begun with the launch today of a “carnivore spotter” website.
Story was written by Emily Lieb, PhD, Seattle U assistant professor of history.
August 8, 2019
August 7, 2019
President Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., received a standing ovation after he gave the inaugural keynote talk at a Seattle 4 Rotary meeting in July that launched the club's emphasis this year on civic engagement and civil discourse.
July 24, 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
Story includes reminiscences by Seattle U law professor Andrew Siegel who clerked for Justice Stevens in 2000.
Law.com (The National Law Journal)
July 17, 2019
Story includes comment by Sara Rankin, associate professor and director of the Homeless Rights Advocacy Project at the Seattle University School of Law.
July 16, 2019
Seattle U biology professor Kristin Hultgren was a co-discoverer of Synalpheus Pinkfloydi, the shrimp the beer is named for.
Story includes interview with Seattle U communications professor Caitlin Carlson.
July 12, 2019
Story includes comments from Seattle U law professor Janet Ainsworth.
July 11, 2019
Story includes excerpts from a speech given by President Stephen V. Sundborg, SJ, on the topic of civility, civic engagement and civil discourse.
Seattle 4 Rotary Club
July 10, 2019
Story includes information attributed to Seatte U Assistant Professor Joseph DeFilippis.
June 27, 2019
June 26, 2019
June 25, 2019
SU mathematics professors contribute to a new book for students struggling in the discipline.
June 24, 2019
Wilson Garone, an accomplished leader and financial professional, will join Seattle University this summer.
Seattle U celebrated its year in athletics, honored its senior class and handed out awards to Redhawks who excelled in competition, the classroom, and the community in 2018-19.
Story includes interview with Seattle U law professor Sara Rankin.
The New Yorker
We present video and photo coverage of the class of 2019 as we bid best wishes to our 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students during commencement ceremonies on June 16.
Father Chepe discusses the crisis in Nicaragua and its effect on our sister Jesuit university.
June 21, 2019
June 20, 2019
Story includes interviews with Seattle U Albers School of Business and Economics faculty Brian Kelly, PhD, and Vladimir Dashkeev, PhD.
June 14, 2019
Column by Nicolas Kristof includes mention of, and quote from, research conducted by Seattle U Criminal Justice Prof. Peter Collins and colleagues about the cost of death penalty cases.
Story includes comments from Seattle U School of Law Prof. Brooke Coleman.
June 13, 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.
Sponsored content story about Seattle U Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Henry Louie, PhD, and his work with students to create electricity microgrids for energy impoverished areas in Africa.
CBS News Interactive
June 12, 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
Story cites new study by Seattle U Associate Professor of Economic Brian Kelly.
The Washington Post
June 7, 2019
June 5, 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.
June 4, 2019
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
May 29, 2019
Endowed Mission Fund supports initiatives and projects central to SU's identity and values.
Seattle University Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J., was celebrated as the 81st recipient of the prestigious Seattle-King County First Citizen Award.
May 28, 2019
May 24, 2019
Campus honors outgoing rector for many contributions made and hats worn.
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
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.
May 16, 2019
Get the latest news on achievements, published works and guest speaking roles for Seattle U faculty.
May 15, 2019
Seattle U colleague reflects on the life of George Kunz, a true person for others.
May 3, 2019
May 2, 2019
Story includes comments by Alvin Sturdivant, Vice President for Student Development and president of the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International.
US News & World Report
May 1, 2019
High placement rate for College of Education alumni who are making their marks in classrooms and beyond.
April 30, 2019
Former SU professor embodied the spirit of community service.
The 2019 Seattle University Alumni Awards celebrated five outstanding alumni: Alumna of the Year – Brenda Christensen, ’81 MBA University Service – Kathleen Schafer, ‘81 Professional Achievement – Dan Wall, ’08 LEMBA Community Service – Chach Duarte White, ’00 JD Outstanding Recent Alumna – Gretchenrae Campera, ‘08
April 29, 2019
April 24, 2019
Seattle U's Brian McCullough is part of new Sport Ecology Group.
April 22, 2019
Crosscut Festival returns to Seattle U campus.
April 10, 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.
April 8, 2019
April 2, 2019
Alumnus leading change as president of The National Judicial College.
March 29, 2019
Professor Paulette Kidder is named 2019-2020 recipient of prestigious fellowship.
March 26, 2019
Professor Serena Cosgrove visits sister Jesuit school in Nicaragua.
March 13, 2019
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.
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
Center for Community Engagement marks 15th anniversary with many milestones.
January 23, 2019
First-generation students find support, community at Seattle U.
January 1, 2019
School of Law remembers former Dean Fredric Tausend
December 21, 2018
Civil engineering graduate takes his dream for a spin.
December 19, 2018
Criminal Justice receives major grant
December 14, 2018
Brooke Coleman delivers inaugural talk on diversity and inclusion.
December 11, 2018
The Seattle University Ethics Bowl team has qualified for the national Ethics Bowl competition for the second year in a row.
December 7, 2018
Law student's novella promotes suicide prevention.
December 4, 2018
Alumna Sara Beery is making a difference with her research.
Several faculty from Criminal Justice have new books out.
November 28, 2018
Professor emerita of law was a champion for the marginalized and voiceless.
November 14, 2018
Get to know SU’s academic leader.
November 7, 2018
Erica Yamamura and Kent Koth coauthor a new book on successful strategies for community engagement.
October 29, 2018
Peter Lee, ’64, brought iconic American brand to China
October 16, 2018
University and alumni activate change from the classroom to the boardroom.
October 13, 2018
Ron Slye shares his experience on Kenyan commission in new book.
October 11, 2018
Emeritus professor in Albers was committed to his students and those in need.
October 10, 2018
Governor appoints SU alumna to lead CAPAA.
Father Pat Howell eulogizes professor emeritus Gary Chamberlain.
September 24, 2018
The university welcomed more than 100 new faculty and staff for 2018-2019 academic year.
Law Professor Robert Chang discusses state constitutions and individual rights.
September 18, 2018
Steve and Tricia Trainer, ’02 MDiv, are this year’s St. Ignatius Medal recipients
August 23, 2018
College of Science and Engineering Professor Henry Louie’s new textbook provides invaluable information for those working to power developing countries.
August 16, 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
Faculty Spotlight featuring Won Kidane, School of Law.
July 13, 2018
Nursing alumna brings unique perspective to role at Seattle Children’s hospital.
Men's basketball was among the teams honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) at the sixth annual Team Academic Excellence Awards.
July 11, 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
Library dean announces inaugural recipients of Undergraduate Research Prize.
Professor Sonora Jha, PhD, associate dean for academic community and faculty adviser of The Spectator, was named the Journalism Educator of the Year.
June 18, 2018
Sarah Shultz is appointed the first chair of Arts and Sciences' Kinesiology Department.
June 15, 2018
SU's president reflects on a fulfilling and challenging academic year.
June 11, 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
Exemplary faculty and staff colleagues are honored at SU's annual appreciation event.
June 6, 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 23, 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
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
Google’s Aerica Shimizu Banks, ’10, is helping guide women entrepreneurs.
April 18, 2018
Retirement means new adventures for beloved choirs director Joy Sherman.
Christina Roberts will receive the most prestigious award conferred upon an SU faculty member.
April 12, 2018
The American Library Association will present an award to SU's library dean.
April 9, 2018
Interim Provost Bob Dullea announces faculty members who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
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.
March 22, 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.
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.
March 1, 2018
The visiting LeRoux Chair will deliver a public lecture on Feb. 27.
February 23, 2018
The 2018 Alumni Award recipients represent the best of SU.
February 15, 2018
SU’s nursing dean is elected to a key post for future of nursing education.
February 7, 2018
A former competitive rower's new goal is to earn a law degree.
January 29, 2018
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.
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
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
Alumnus Drew Herdener, '01, is making a difference at Amazon.
President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., recognized by CASE for leadership in higher education.
January 8, 2018
Nhi Pham, ’95, makes community at home and abroad better through humanitarian work.
December 8, 2017
Shane Martin, PhD, of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, is selected as Seattle U's new provost.
November 28, 2017
A political science instructor shares lessons he learned from teaching his first fully online course.
November 20, 2017
Nursing professor Diane Switzer travels to Puerto Rico to help care for victims of Hurricane Maria.
November 13, 2017
Get to know Student Body President Pa Ousman.
Professor Jeanette Rodriguez, PhD, is a member of an international roundtable hoping to influence the Pope's next Catholic teaching.
October 25, 2017
Mother-daughter team give back to their tribe, community in impactful ways.
SU alumnus John Hopcroft receives an award from National Academy of Engineering.
October 17, 2017
Math professor Brian Fischer and students will tackle statistical analysis and mathematical modeling.
October 9, 2017
SU's president marks a momentous milestone.
September 26, 2017
The Costco Scholarship Breakfast raises record support for deserving students.
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.”
September 20, 2017
Anna Constant, '10 MPA, is helping Feed America.
September 18, 2017
Sports journalist Nick McCarvel, '08, is making a name for himself in the tennis world.
Many new colleagues have joined our ranks for the 2017-2018 academic year.
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.
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.
August 31, 2017
Congratulations to Seattle U Theatre Professor Rosa Joshi for her Gregory Awards nomination for Outstanding Director
August 22, 2017
Steven Klee, PhD, was named a recipient of a prestigious 2017 Henry L. Alder Award from the Mathematical Association of America
July 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.
June 26, 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.
Faculty and staff receive special recognition at 2017 appreciation event.
May 31, 2017
Jennifer Loertscher and Quinton Morris receive prestigious awards
May 23, 2017
15-year journey to a degree included medical challenges: Cystic fibrosis, two lung transplants and cancer
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
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."
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.
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 16, 2017
Seattle University announces the 2017-2018 student recipients.
May 15, 2017
Undergraduate students write new chapter with inaugural research journal
May 11, 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 5, 2017
May 4, 2017
Interim Provost announced the faculty who are receiving tenure or being promoted.
May 1, 2017
April 26, 2017
Fadi Aboulesaad, S.J., a student in the School of Theology and Ministry’s Master of Arts in Transformational Leadership program, was ordained into the Order of the Diaconate in April.
SU's president joins other education leaders in asking legislature to fully fund State Need Grant.
April 17, 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.
April 12, 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.
April 6, 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.
April 3, 2017
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.
Kasey Deems and Dr. Julie Weiskopf have received Fulbright awards.
March 30, 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.
March 29, 2017
Jim Hayford comes to Seattle U from Eastern Washington University where he spent the last six years at the helm of the Eagles’ program.
Sean McDowell shares experience of SU revising its Honors Program
March 28, 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 17, 2017
Faculty profile: Eric Watson, S.J.
March 2, 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
February 28, 2017
Telecom veteran and cyber spy novelist Alan Johnston brings real world experience to readers and students
February 27, 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.
February 15, 2017
The career of Finance Professor Jot Yau, PhD, CFA reflects a knack for reading global financial market trends.
January 31, 2017
Becky Cobb of the School of Theology and Ministry receives Educator of the Year award
January 27, 2017
Mary Alberg receives a new research award presented by the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.
November 22, 2016
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
SU senior Sara Beery has received a prestigious NSF fellowship.
June 8, 2016
Father Steve gamely fields questions on Seattle University and a variety of other topics.
Diane Schmitz and Byron Lynch are being honored with exemplary staff awards.
May 25, 2016
Roshanak Roshandel is first woman chair of Computer Science and Software Engineering
May 10, 2016
A record number of SU students receive Fulbrights for 2016-2017.
April 27, 2016
New book by Therese Huston looks at gender differences, similarities in problem-solving.
April 25, 2016
This year’s Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign co-chairs live and breathe Seattle U.
April 12, 2016
2016-2017 McGoldrick Fellow Dan Dombrowski sits down with The Commons
March 30, 2016
A staff member takes time to reflect on what makes her colleagues so special.
March 15, 2016
SU is again a top producer of students receiving Fulbright awards.
March 1, 2016
Law school's Bryan Adamson receives prestigious national award.
February 3, 2016
Luke Green and friends develop a sci-fi card game now in stores.
January 19, 2016
Study coauthored by David Green provides the fullest picture to date.
December 8, 2015
Athletics announces 2016 inductees.
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.
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.
SU welcomes nearly 120 new faculty and staff for 2015-2016 academic year.
September 28, 2015
SU student Alaina Bever participates in a prestigious scholars program.
August 18, 2015
Father Sullivan's enduring love for SU was evident in his final commencement speech as president.
July 13, 2015
Alumna Shon Crewe brings a fresh voice to an age-old sport.
June 9, 2015
The Commons caught up with President Stephen Sundborg, S.J.
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
Larry Hubbell has taken an interesting journey to SU’s Institute of Public Service.
May 4, 2015
SU alumnus Joe Guppy's book chronicles his struggle with mental illness.
April 21, 2015
Junior Olivia Smith is the recipient of a prestigious academic award.
The School of Theology and Ministry is set to graduate its first Muslim student.
April 7, 2015
Past and present Alumni Awards winners will be fêted on April 18.
Tenure and promotions for faculty have been announced for next academic year.
March 25, 2015
Nursing Dean Kristen Swanson is appointed to a key national leadership post.
February 23, 2015
SU is among the nation's top producers of Fulbright scholars and students.
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
Student Government President Eric Sype's leadership skills surfaced at an early age.
October 13, 2014
September 18, 2014
Susan Meyers' award-winning debut novel depicts circus life.
September 16, 2014
The new director of Campus Ministry is finding SU a familiar yet distinctive place.
August 19, 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.
Retiring faculty member Bill Taylor reflects on 60-plus years at SU.
June 16, 2014
Father Sundborg reflects on the soon-to-be-concluded academic year, and more…much more.
June 3, 2014
Controller's Office staff members Mark Schoen and Jonathan Seeber will receive this year's staff awards.
May 20, 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.
Six remarkable individuals will be honored with alumni awards next week.
April 8, 2014
Nursing professor Karen Cowgill incorporates a treadmill into her workspace.
March 24, 2014
SU legend Ed O'Brien is remembered by the president.
March 6, 2014
2014 McGoldrick Fellow Paul Holland reflects on the journey that brought him to SU.
February 11, 2014
Fifteen Seattle University faculty prepare to take their scholarship to the next level.
January 28, 2014
University Librarian John Popko moonlights as KSUB disc jockey.
January 13, 2014
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
Rick Fehrenbacher talks about what’s already underway and up ahead for continuing, online and professional education at Seattle University.
November 4, 2013
2010 graduate Megan McIsaac donates bone marrow for a young boy.
October 21, 2013
Scott McClellan, vice president for university communications, talks about SU’s brand initiative.
September 25, 2013
Steven Palazzo of the College of Nursing receives a highly competitive grant.
September 23, 2013
Kerry Keller-Ash of the Budget Office is about to complete a quest to read 100 classics.
September 10, 2013
SU alumnus contributes significantly to the study of terrorism.
August 12, 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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