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State of the Union: SGSU Moves Forward After a String of Resignations Highlight Persistent Problems

February 8, 2017

Following a series of resignations, Student Government of Seattle University (SGSU) is in a state of flux. After four represen...

Student Bands Compete for Spot at Quadstock 2017

Student Bands Compete for Spot at Quadstock 2017

February 1, 2017

Their palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy. There’s vomit on the stage, mom’s spaghetti. It’s Battle of the Ban...

Seattle Reacts to Trump’s Inauguration

January 25, 2017

Scores of demonstrations were held across the country following Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration on Friday, culminating...

Learning What We Haven’t Been Taught: News Media Literacy Among Millennials

January 18, 2017

Faith Hlavac thought for a moment when asked what part of the world she knows least about. “Anywhere that isn’t here.” ...

Meeting, Not Exceeding: Maternity Leave at SU

Meeting, Not Exceeding: Maternity Leave at SU

January 11, 2017

At Seattle University, maternity leave  is a topic buried in the calculated wording of an 80-page Human Resources Policy Manual....

Seattle Reflects on Presidential Election

Seattle Reflects on Presidential Election

November 30, 2016

What a year it’s been. In January the world was deprived of David Bowie and Muhammad Ali, March brought us the fifth anniversary...

Home Sweet Home: Seattle University Purchases $900,000 Lakeside Home from Jesuits Facing Bankruptcy

Home Sweet Home: Seattle University Purchases $900,000 Lakeside Home from Jesuits Facing Bankruptcy

November 16, 2016

Everybody needs a break every once in awhile. The Jesuits are no exception, which is why, in 2014, Seattle University purchased...

Friends and Friends of Friends

Friends and Friends of Friends

November 9, 2016

You can spot it all over campus—printed on sweatshirts, embroidered on baseball caps, plastered to the sides of water bottles....

Students Pledge Votes as Election Cycle Winds Down

November 2, 2016

What has arguably been the most contentious presidential election in U.S. history is also the first one most Seattle University...

Unionization: Catholic Character Versus the NLRB

Unionization: Catholic Character Versus the NLRB

October 26, 2016

When Seattle University denied its adjunct faculty the right to unionize over two years ago, their reason was constitutional:...

New Clubs and Upcoming Events

October 19, 2016

With Fall Quarter in full swing, several new student-run clubs on campus are finding their footing. The Spectator spoke with lea...

Say Hello to the New SGSU Elected Members!

October 12, 2016

Fall is here and, as the leaves are changing, so are the elected officials of  Student Government of Seattle University. On Saturday,...

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