Science, Technology and Health

Artist rendering of Synalpheus pinkfloydi

Another Shrimp in the Wall: Newly Discovered Pistol Shrimp With Bright Pink Claw Is Named After Pink Floyd

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

a group of students at a nursing lab

New Home

Diagnostic Ultrasound program will join the College of Nursing on July 1.

April 7, 2017

Tsehay Abebe

Research Rock Star

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

Father Eric Watson, Associate Professor of Chemistry

A Jesuit Priest Walks Into a Chemistry Classroom . . . As the Professor

Faculty profile: Eric Watson, S.J.

March 2, 2017

Looking out through the windows of the administration building toward the chapel

Adjunct & Author

Telecom veteran and cyber spy novelist Alan Johnston brings real world experience to readers and students

February 27, 2017

Nursing students practicing with mock procedures

Welcome, Victoria and Mark

College of Nursing’s new birthing simulator provides realistic educational experience for students.

February 2, 2017

campus walkway in front of the Bannan Science and Engineering building

Excellence in Research

Mary Alberg receives a new research award presented by the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.

November 22, 2016

attendees mingle in the lobby of Bannan building for Science and Engineering

Dancer, Engineer, Mathematician

SU senior Sara Beery has received a prestigious NSF fellowship.

June 8, 2016

Roshanak Roshandel standing in front of the Engineering Building

Narrowing the Gap

Roshanak Roshandel is first woman chair of Computer Science and Software Engineering

May 10, 2016

Title page of "On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" by Charles Darwin

True Original

SU gratefully receives gift of rare Darwin book

April 12, 2016

Trish Henley

Elevating Online Education

The School of New and Continuing Studies launches two new BA programs.

March 15, 2016

a veteran spending time on a farm as a way to relax

Dirt Therapy

College of Education faculty are measuring the impact of care farms for veterans.

November 6, 2015

campus walkway in front of the Bannan Science and Engineering building

Excellence by Design

Computer Science and Software Engineering Professor Adair Dingle has won an Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award.

October 13, 2015

Student performing research in a lab

Prestigious Award

A new grant from the National Institutes of Health further establishes SU as a high-level research environment.

September 28, 2015

Outside of Bannan and Engineering Building on a Spring evening

Invaluable Experience

SU student Alaina Bever participates in a prestigious scholars program.

August 18, 2015

Dean Michael Quinn talks with students about their research projects during an open house

Student Research

SU's commitment to student research was on full display Friday, May 8.

May 20, 2015

the fountain at the Quad with Fall trees in the background

Psychotherapy for the Other

A new book published by Krycka and Kunz examines the philosophy of Levinas.

March 25, 2015

Exterior of Bannan and Engineering Building

Preparing Professionals

SU's new master of science in structural engineering is accepting applications.

March 9, 2015

Exterior of Lemieux Library on a bright, sunny day

Part of the Solution

Nursing Dean Kristen Swanson is appointed to a key national leadership post.

February 23, 2015

attendees mingle in the lobby of Bannan building for Science and Engineering

Active Teaching

Mathematics professor Allison Henrich is receiving a prestigious award for undergraduate teaching. 

January 27, 2015

a student worker trimming a leafy bush on campus

Signing on

SU is the first educational institution to sign the Washington Business Climate Declaration.

January 12, 2015

Campus solar panels

Energy and Society

New Core course examines complex issues related to global warming.

November 11, 2014

a nursing student reviewing papers in a nursing lab

Let the Healing Begin

College of Nursing faculty and students launch a new initiative to help homeless people regain their health.

September 29, 2014

a professor and engineering student working on a project

Reflective Learning

SU is part of a consortium that is promoting more reflection in science and engineering education.

September 29, 2014

a student working on a laptop

One Year, New Career

SU is responding to one of the fastest growing job sectors by launching an online web development certificate program.

July 15, 2014

3 engineering students working in a lab together

Electrifying Education

SU wins two engineering awards and continues an impressive run.

June 16, 2014

Four nursing students in a nursing lab

Meeting a Critical Need

The College of Nursing receives scholarship funding to support second-career nurses from underrepresented groups.

June 2, 2014

the fountain at the Quad with Fall trees in the background

Hypotheses Tested

The Celebration of Research showcased the scholarly pursuits of SU students.

May 21, 2014

3 engineering students working on a project together

Projecting Excellence

Projects Day features a record-setting number of emerging real-life solutions.

May 20, 2014

Agnieszka Miguel helping two students on a computer

Closing the Gap

With a record-setting grant from the NSF, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is working to meet an industry need.

May 6, 2014

St. Ignatius fountain in the afternoon shaded quad

Supreme Achievement

Susan Matt of the College of Nursing is admitted to the highest court in the land.

March 12, 2014

The salad bar at Cherry Street Market

The Elements of Food

A Core course taught by Sue Jackels examines the chemistry behind what we eat.

February 24, 2014

campus walkway in front of the Bannan Science and Engineering building

A New Way of Teaching

With support from an National Science Foundation grant, four SU faculty are redefining how engineering education is delivered.

December 11, 2013

a plant sprouting out of soil

The Dirt on Soil

SU gardener, Janice Murphy, writes about soil in all its life-sustaining--but underappreciated--glory.

November 19, 2013

7 nursing students practicing in a nursing lab

Prestigious Award

Steven Palazzo of the College of Nursing receives a highly competitive grant.

September 23, 2013

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