July 18, 2019
Story mentions that Seattle U students desgined building under construction in Uganda to house a new medical center.
Clark County Today
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.
The New York Times
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.
June 12, 2019
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
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
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
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
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