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Amazon’s gift will support Seattle University’s efforts to recruit and retain well-prepared computer science students—with a focus on underrepresented minorities —and to connect all students with industry perspectives and elevate the department’s ability to graduate computer scientists and software engineers.
January 14, 2021
Beginning Jan. 12 and continuing for the next several months, much of the first floor of Campion Hall will be home to the Swedish Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Seattle University, a new and unique collaboration between the two longtime partners in health care education.
January 12, 2021
Story includes comments from two Seattle University professors.
Computer Science faculty, students and recent alumni collaborate with start-up Bilimetrix-USA, LLC in building a software-based point of care and patent-pending app to support solutions for early detection and treatment of severe infant jaundice in low-resource countries.
January 7, 2021
The story includes comments from Nathan Colaner, PhD, managing director of the Initiative in Ethics and Transformative Technologies at Seattle U. Colaner is also program director of Business Analytics and a s enior instructor of Management in the Albers School of Business and Economics.
December 16, 2020
Elias Baker, ’16, along with his co-founders of their company Nanodropper, were among those named to Forbes “30 Under 30” 2021 list.
Despite their ubiquity, the efficacy of health awareness events remains unclear, according to a new study co-authored by a Seattle University economics professor.
December 9, 2020
December 8, 2020
Phil Thompson, professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability, coauthored a paper examining the viability of the Bullitt Center’s water system, which was published this month by the Journal of the American Water Works Association.
December 7, 2020
Story features an interview with John H. Armstrong, PhD, assistant professor of environmental studies.
Story includes mentions of increase applications to Seattle U's nursing and social work programs.
KING 5 News
December 6, 2020
December 2, 2020
Seattle University physics major Lucas Ehinger, ’22, received the “Best Poster Award Sponsored by Luminex Corporation” at the recent annual Murdock College Science Research Program Conference, hosted by The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
November 23, 2020
Collaborative research is the norm in many scientific disciplines. It becomes especially rewarding when faculty researchers involve their students, says Kristin Hultgren, PhD, associate professor of biology.
November 19, 2020
Seattleites are learning about the wildlife living in their midst through a community-based program created by Woodland Park Zoo and Seattle University.
November 18, 2020
Story includes mention of research conducted by Seattle U communications associate professor of communications Caitlin Carlson, PhD.
November 13, 2020
Story features interview with Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of psychology.
November 5, 2020
Since 2018, 10 female students enrolled in Seattle University’s Computer Science Program have received scholarships to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC), an annual conference described as the world’s largest gathering of women technologists from around the world.
October 21, 2020
The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges: 2021 Edition ranked Seattle University #16 in the U.S. in its latest publication examining the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges.
October 20, 2020
Story features interview with Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of psychology and co-lead of the Washington’s Behavioral Health Strike Team.
Seattle Met Magazine
October 8, 2020
Bernie Steckler, a much-beloved and longtime member of Seattle University’s faculty, passed away Sept. 23.
October 1, 2020
Michael Quinn, PhD, dean of the College of Science and Engineering, offers his account of a recent tour of the new building under construction, which is scheduled to open next fall.
September 30, 2020
Story festures an interview with Kira Mauseth, PhD, Seattle U psychology instructor and co-lead of the Behavioral Health Strike Team for the Washington State Department of Health.
September 22, 2020
Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of Psychology, was interviewed for a Seattle Times story that examines the impacts on our mental health after six months of lock down. “Nobody is immune from this,” said Kira Mauseth, one of Washington state’s top behavioral health officials. “Nobody.”
September 18, 2020
Story includes extensive remarks by Kira Mauseth, PhD, a senior instructor at Seattle University and co-lead for the Behavioral Health Strike Team for the Washington State Department of Health.
The Seattle Times
Story features comments by Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of Psychology and co-lead of the state Department of Health’s (DOH) Behavioral Health Strike Team.
September 17, 2020
Mary Alberg, professor of physics, was recently awarded funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for her project “Hadron Structure and Interactions.”
September 2, 2020
As Seattle U continues to grow its footprint in the research and teaching of emerging technologies and ethics, expect the Initiative in Ethics and Transformative Technologies to continue playing a leading role.
August 27, 2020
August 20, 2020
August 12, 2020
The faculty and a staff member of the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) program in the College of Science and Engineering have come up with innovative ways to bring the labs to students’ homes while promoting collaborative learning to increase student engagement.
August 11, 2020
The Dean of Seattle University’s College of Nursing, Kristen Swanson, PhD, RN, FAAN, is among those who have been inducted into the Washington State Nurses Association (WSNA) 2020 Hall of Fame, which recognizes achievements that will endure beyond their lifetimes.
August 6, 2020
People of color are disproportionately affected by COVID-19 and the trend when associated with income wasn't much of a surprise to Jodi O'Brien, a sociology professor at Seattle University.
July 31, 2020
Nursing students Sarah Dean, ’20,’14, and Brad Fifield, ’20, received a grant from King County Nurses Association to pursue their project, “Navigating Wound Care for the Homeless" through the College of Nursing's Public Health Internship program.
July 29, 2020
Story includes comments by Jodi O'Brien, PhD, professor of sociology.
“You must take control of your own data by taking time to understand how to set your devices and apps to the privacy preference.”
July 13, 2020
Puget Sound Business Journal story examines how higher education has adapted traditionally hands-on learning to virtual simulations.
July 10, 2020
Caitlin Carlson, PhD, associate professor of Communication, was interviewed for Wall Street Journal story.
July 9, 2020
Story includes comments by Caitlin Carlson, PhD, associate professor of Communication
Wall Street Journal
Story includes how the Seattle U Nursing program adapted to remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Puget Sound Business Journal (subscriber content)
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor in the Psychology program.
July 3, 2020
June 30, 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.
June 23, 2020
Panel discussion included Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor of Psychology.
June 11, 2020
Pandemic forces senior science and engineering projects to pivot
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.
Meet this year’s Grand Prize Winner of the annual Business Plan Competition.
June 5, 2020
Science and Engineering Dean Michael Quinn announces 2020-2021 recipients.
June 1, 2020
May 21, 2020
Story includes a project co-led by Mark Jordan, PhD, associate professor of Biology.
May 18, 2020
College of Nursing replicates in-person clinical work in a virtual model.
Story includes comments by Kira Mauseth, PhD, senior instructor, Psychology.
May 14, 2020
Story includes comments from Kira Mauseth, senior instructor in the Psychology program.
May 13, 2020
Story includes comments and references research by Seattle U communications professor Caitilin Carlson.
May 12, 2020
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.
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
Seattle University has reached its halfway point nine months ahead of schedule to divest its endowment portfolio of companies owning fossil fuel reserves by 50 percent.
April 29, 2020
Creativity and flexibility drive remote instruction among schools and colleges.
A leader in sustainability, Seattle University takes part in global event by encouraging action and participation in initiatives that focus on the urgent need for environmental protection and climate solutions.
April 21, 2020
Story inclues Seattle University's hosting a five-minute "Earth Talks" online Wednesday about environmental justice and sustainability research, featuring an interview with Earth Day co-founder Denis Hayes.
April 20, 2020
Story mentions thast Seattle University is hosting five-minute "Earth Talks," where students, faculty and community partners will present research and ideas on how to take action on climate change.
April 19, 2020
Essay by Kristen M. Swanson, dean and professor of nursing at Seattle University’s College of Nursing.
Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education
April 11, 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.
April 9, 2020
Seattle U is making its Broadway parking garage available to Harborview Medical Center and personal protective equipment from its Nursing program to Swedish Cherry Hill and a local retirement home
April 7, 2020
Seattle University business, nursing and law graduate programs made the rankings in the U.S. News & World Report “Best Graduate Schools 2021,” including several ranked in the Top 25 nationally.
April 3, 2020
A Seattle U mechanical engineering undergraduate is a member of the 60-member research group that founded the website.
Stanford News Service
April 1, 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
March 1, 2020
Dr. Glenn Lux, ‘06, president and chief executive officer of Allegro Pediatrics, is honored with a Leaders in Healthcare Award.
February 26, 2020
Seattle University has partnered with the national nonprofit organization AI4ALL to offer a summer residential program for high school students in grades 9-11 who want to learn about artificial intelligence through the lens of criminal justice and ethics.
February 21, 2020
This summer, Seattle U will be host to 9th, 10th and 11th graders who want to learn firsthand the role of artificial intelligence in the fields of criminal justice and ethics.
February 18, 2020
Are you interested in becoming an armchair scientist to help save wildlife from the comfort of your home or anywhere? Would you like to identify wildlife in photos? Then join Seattle University and Woodland Park Zoo in important wildlife research on wolverines and other local carnivores!
January 28, 2020
Nursing students get new real-world teaching aid in high-tech, life-like package.
January 16, 2020
Ann Wright is an alum of Seattle U's Digital Technology and Cultures (DICE) undergraduate program.
January 6, 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.
December 13, 2019
Guest op-ed by Seattle U student Brandon McWiliams.
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
Seattle U is among those featured.
US News & World Report
November 27, 2019
Maker spaces such as the one planned at Seattle U's new Center for Science and Innovation are promising strategies to make STEM learning appeal to a wider spectrum of students and achieve improving rates of degree and certificate completions.
November 22, 2019
Guest column by Brendan Connolly, partner in the design firm Mithun, talks about the benefits of maker spaces in STEM education, such as the one planned in the new Center for Science and Innovation at Seattle U.
Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
November 21, 2019
November 15, 2019
November 5, 2019
Science and Engineering students shared findings from the research they conducted under the mentorship of faculty this past summer.
Seattle U was one of 11 universities Google Cloud asked to host a pilot program to promote cloud computing career options.
October 24, 2019
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.
Guest op-ed by Oren Etzioni and Jacob Colker of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence includes mention of Seattle U's new Center for Science and Innovation.
October 18, 2019
Story includes comments from Beverly Johnson, PhD, RN, a lecturer in the Seattle U College of Nursing.
October 17, 2019
October 16, 2019
College of Nursing's Jennifer Fricas focuses on improving community and public health.
October 14, 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.
October 11, 2019
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
September 30, 2019
September 10, 2019
Seattle U earned a spot in Sierra magazine’s top 20, placing #13 out of 282 schools (the top 5 percent of all schools ranked) in the U.S. and Canada. It is the only university in the Northwest to place in the top group.
September 3, 2019
The 13th annual ranking by the magazine of the nation's top 20 colleges when it comes to sustainability placed Seattle U #13.
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