Other Project Center News

Seattle U breaking ground on ‘new heart’ of campus with $100M Center for Science & Innovation

Facing unprecedented enrollment demand in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines over the past decade, Seattle U is starting construction this summer on a new five-story, 111,000-square foot building with a price tag of $100 million. The CSI, located at the corner of 12th Avenue and East Marion Street, is being called a “gateway” to the 50-acre campus and is scheduled to open in 2021. Two renovated buildings will follow in 2023.
May 30, 2019

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2019 Sound Transit Team Wins DTA GIS Award

Seattle University Sound Transit team

At the 2019 Washington GIS Conference, The Seattle University Sound Transit team competed and won second place in the Dick Thomas Award. The team is comprised of civil and electrical engineering students, and they worked on an Interactive Noise Map Application (INMA) for Customer Access to Light Rail Noise Data.
May 24, 2019

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A $3 million gift to expand STEM talent

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Seattle University announced today that Amazon has made a $3 million gift to the new Center for Science and Innovation. This gift supports the school's commitment to increase access to computer science and STEM education, particularly for women and underrepresented minorities.
May 13, 2019

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City Light Project Earns Seattle U Engineering Team National Award

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In 2016-2017, a project team of four of Seattle University civil engineering students took on an engineering challenge from Seattle City Light to determine the capacity of the Ross Dam Intake Access Bridge at the Skagit Hydroelectric Project, an essential structure to conduct maintenance operations at Ross Dam. Last month, Seattle U was selected as one of this year’s National Council of Examiners for Engineering Surveying (NCEES) Engineering Education Award recipients for their work.
Aug 1, 2018

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Covington Water District and Seattle University partner up for their second year

CEE Student team site visit to test water quality

Covington Water District (District) and Seattle University (SU) partner up for the second year of conducting real world project work with Seattle University engineering students. The District views this partnership with SU’s engineering students as a “win-win” for all involved.
Dec 15, 2017

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Tractor Trailer Communication at PACCAR ITD

PACCAR ECE 2017 Project

PACCAR, a long-term partner with Seattle U's Project Center and their Sponsor Liaisons Jerry Ross and Danny Baldwin worked with students Keoni Akina, Oshian Coates, Dai Nguyen, Kayz Nguyen, Ashley White and Faculty Advisor Shiny Abraham Ph.D on Phase II of a semi-truck to trailer communication system that allows truck drivers to respond to critical situations that occur in their attached trailer.
Jun 7, 2017

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