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15-year journey to a degree included medical challenges: Cystic fibrosis, two lung transplants and cancer
May 23, 2017
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
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
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