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Seattle University Moves Online in an Abundance of Caution for Fears of Coronavirus Transmission

Seattle University Moves Online in an Abundance of Caution for Fears of Coronavirus Transmission

March 12, 2020

Seattle University notified students on March 6 that the university had enacted its Infectious Disease Response Plan and will...

UREC’s “What Makes You Unique?” Project Positive Raises Questions on Accessibility and Communication

UREC’s “What Makes You Unique?” Project Positive Raises Questions on Accessibility and Communication

March 5, 2020

Along a staircase in the Fitness Center of University Recreation (UREC), UREC staff have taped up many pieces of paper. At the...

Seattle University Prepares for COVID-19 Outbreak

Seattle University Prepares for COVID-19 Outbreak

March 5, 2020

After what seemed like a slow spread of the novel coronavirus—specifically the strain, COVID-19—as it came to Washington state...

Making a Mark: The Evolution of Seattle’s Tattoo Culture

Making a Mark: The Evolution of Seattle’s Tattoo Culture

February 27, 2020

Coming from the Tahitian word, tatau, which means “to strike,” tattoos have emerged, evolved, and expanded from earlier forms...

Faculty and Staff Share Concerns Regarding University’s Handling of Budget Cuts

Faculty and Staff Share Concerns Regarding University’s Handling of Budget Cuts

February 21, 2020

For the last three years Seattle University has been operating at a financial deficit, prompting a university wide review of all...

Sex & Pleasure: The Good, The Bad, The Kinky

Sex & Pleasure: The Good, The Bad, The Kinky

February 13, 2020

“Learning how to experience pleasure and be intimate with one another is a vital part of our human experience. And if we continuously...

An Uncertain Future: University Budget Cuts Loom Over All Programs

An Uncertain Future: University Budget Cuts Loom Over All Programs

February 8, 2020

All academic and non-academic programs at Seattle University are currently under review, as the university considers p...

The Required Costs of Being a Seattle University Student

The Required Costs of Being a Seattle University Student

January 30, 2020

According to the Federal Pell Aid received by the school, 17% of Seattle University students fall under the category of low income....

What We Value and What That Means for Art

What We Value and What That Means for Art

January 23, 2020

The Seattle area boasts over 10 multibillionaires and serves as the home base to some of the world’s richest businesses, and...

Holiday Films: It’s the Most Cliché Time of the Year

Holiday Films: It’s the Most Cliché Time of the Year

December 5, 2019

The long-awaited break after fall quarter is right around the corner, and with that, the holidays are here too. Hopefully, break...

Employees Voice Continuing Concerns With Chartwells

Employees Voice Continuing Concerns With Chartwells

November 20, 2019

Since becoming Seattle University’s dining service provider in 2018, Chartwells has been accused of infringing on workers’...

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