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Written by Patrick Kelly, SJ, PhD, a member of the Seattle U Jesuit community and associate professor of theology and religious studies.
June 7, 2018
Exemplary faculty and staff colleagues are honored at SU's annual appreciation event.
June 6, 2018
June 3, 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
Story includes sidebar Q&A with Assoc. Prof. of Management Colette Hoption in the SU Albers School of Busness and Economics.
April 30, 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.
Story includes an interview with Kristin Hultgren, PhD, assistant professor of biology.
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
Op-ed columnist Tim Egan attended Seattle U's Search for Meaning Festival.
The New York Times
March 3, 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
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice William Parkin and colleagues examine the impact of terrorist acts committed by Islamic and far-right extremists on the American public and on anti-terrorism policy.
February 21, 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
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