News & Awards

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5/16/22 - Congratulations to Dr. Mo Sin on her second award from the National Institutes of Health this year! This two-year award was funded through the NIH National Institute on Aging as part of the “Small Research Grant Program for the Next Generation of Researchers in Alzheimer’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias.” Read more.

4/25/22 - Congratulations to Dr. Joanne Hughes Clark for grant from the Murdock Trust for her collaborative project titled Identifying signatures of the disruption and dissolution of global clusters in the inner Milky Way! Read more.

3/16/22 - Congratulations to Professor Henry Louie of Electrical and Computer Engineering who was recently awarded a Conference grant from the Division of Engineering Education and Centers (NSF) in support of the "Energy Access Educators Workshop." Read more.

3/15/22 - Congratulations to Albers School of Business and Economics Senior Instructor Sarah Bee for her continued support from the Internal Audit Foundation! Read more.

3/15/22 - Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Computer Science Hidy Kong on her first NSF grant from the Directorate of Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) program. Read more. 

3/7/22 - Congratulations to the Center for Community Engagement and Program Director Lupita Torrez on being awarded $150,000 from the Bainum Family Foundation to support the Seattle University Youth Initiative's Early Learning Program! Read more.

1/31/22 - Congratulations to Dr. Allison Henrich, Professor of Mathematics and member of OSP's Advisory Council, on being appointed as the Editor of FOCUS the Mathematical Association of America's newsmagazine effective July 1, 2022. Read more. 

1/27/22 - Congratulations to Drs. Brittany Heintz Walters and Erica Rauff (Kinesiology) on their grant from The Dana Foundation to host a project during Brain Week 2022! Read more here

1/27/22 - Congratulations to Dr. Trice and the Center for Ecumenical and Interreligious Engagement on their new award from The Alfred & Tillie Shemanski Testamentary Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee! Read more here.

1/10/22 - Congratulations to Dr. Pasha Tabatabai on his Launching Early-Career Academic Pathways (LEAPS) National Science Foundation award! Read about his project here.

12/13/2021 - Congratulations Dr. Rachel E. Luft new grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supporting her new projected titled From Transformative Practice to Transformative Movements. Read more here.

11/12/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Mo Sin (Nursing) on being named the 2021 Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program Alumni Awardee! Read more here

11/1/21 - 2021 Summer Faculty Fellowship Lightning Talks - now available! On October 28th, seven of the 2021 Summer Faculty Fellowships presented their scholarship in a fun, fast-paced virtual format. View the talks here.

10/13/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Alic Shook (Nursing) on new grnt awarded to engage trangender and gender expansive youth in community-engaged research. Read more here.

10/8/2021 - Congratulations to Erica Rauff (Kinesiology) on her new grant to host the 2022 Annual Northwest Student Sport and Exercise Psychology Symposium! Read more here

10/8/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Cinda Johnson and the Center for Change in Transition Services on their 18th consecutive year of funding from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction to continue their work for the State of Washington's Special Education State Needs Project. Read more here.

9/29/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Brian Fischer (Mathematics) on his new award from the NIH National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders investigating the neural coding of sound locaiotna cross the brains of barn owls in collaboration with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Read more here.

9/23/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Brett Kaiser (Biology) for his Academic Research Enhancement Award (R15) from the National Institutes of Health. Read more here

9/21/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Mo Sin (Nursing) on her new grant from the National Institutes of Health studying Alzheimer's Disease and Alzheimer's Disease-Related Dementias. Read more here.

9/13/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Henry Louie (Electrical & Computer Engineering) on his new National Science Foundation Award focused on improving access to electricity on Native American reservations in collaboration with Navajo Technical University. Read more here.

8/10/2021 - Congratulations to Dr. Michael Zanis, Dr. Carolyn Stenbak, and Dr. Lindsay Whitlow (Biology) on receiving supplemental funding from the National Science Foundation to support two post-baccalaureate students. Read more here

8/3/2021 - Congratulations to Amelia Marckworth (Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center, Albers) on a new grant program, DivIRS, bolstering local BIPOC businesses and vendors. Read more here.

7/19/2021 - Congratulations to the Department of Kinesiology for establishing a new graduate fellowship progam with UPower. Read more here

7/1/2021 - Shinnyo-en Foundation Marks 16 Years of Support to Center for Community Engagement

Congratulations to Julie Hurst and CCE on receiving their 16th consecutive year of grant funding from the Shinnyo-en Foundation. The foundation supports CCE’s goal of offering transformational experiences for Seattle U students, as well as one recent graduate, through a variety of co-curricular experiential learning and leadership activities to live out the mission of CCE. For more information, visit CCE Fellowships.