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SU President Removes Planned Parenthood Reference—Deems it Incompatible With Jesuit Universities

SU President Removes Planned Parenthood Reference—Deems it Incompatible With Jesuit Universities

October 9, 2019

President Fr. Steven V. Sundborg S.J. is defending his decision to remove Planned Parenthood from a list of student resources...

SU President Defends Decision to Remove Planned Parenthood Reference from Website

SU President Defends Decision to Remove Planned Parenthood Reference from Website

October 6, 2019

Seattle University President Fr. Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J. is defending the decision to remove Planned Parenthood as a listed student resource, in an email statement received by The Spectator on Oct. 4.

Seattle U Decides to Remove Planned Parenthood from Student Resources List

Seattle U Decides to Remove Planned Parenthood from Student Resources List

October 3, 2019

Faculty, staff and students are criticizing the decision by Seattle University to remove Planned Parenthood as a student resource from the university’s website following a request by a national pro-life group.

Seattle U’s Own Peter Parker Steps Up as Editor-in-Chief

Seattle U’s Own Peter Parker Steps Up as Editor-in-Chief

June 5, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal, baseball and politics are a few of Alec Downing’s favorite things. With interests spanning from arts &...

Students and Staff on Moving Forward with Chartwells

Students and Staff on Moving Forward with Chartwells

June 5, 2019

Amid a myriad of allegations, Chartwells and Seattle University are looking at plans for how to move forward with their partnership—but...

Social Professor Speaks with Naef Scholars on Activism

Social Professor Speaks with Naef Scholars on Activism

June 5, 2019

Associate Professor of Sociology at Seattle University Rachel Luft hosted an event in which she spoke about her experience with...

Faculty Gets a Salary Bump as Lack of Transparency Continues

June 5, 2019

As a private university, Seattle University is not required to release any information on faculty pay rates. Through the work...

Interactive BFA Photography Exhibition Tells Unique Stories

Interactive BFA Photography Exhibition Tells Unique Stories

May 29, 2019

Imagine an art exhibition that is interactive: people wearing headphones and listening to audio and photos telling stories to...

Seattle U Student Builds Tiny House from School Bus

Seattle U Student Builds Tiny House from School Bus

May 29, 2019

Matthew Esselstrom is building a tiny house on wheels—the ultimate DIY project for a college student. For the past few months,...

MEChA Celebrates Latinx Culture at Celebración

MEChA Celebrates Latinx Culture at Celebración

May 29, 2019

The MEChA (Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlán) club at Seattle University recently held its annual Celebración in the...

Contradicting Accounts Arise Amongst Chartwells Management and Employees

Contradicting Accounts Arise Amongst Chartwells Management and Employees

May 29, 2019

In recent months, workers have made allegations of food safety issues and workers’ rights violations against Seattle University’s curre...

Religio Fashion Show: Where Heaven Meets Hell

Religio Fashion Show: Where Heaven Meets Hell

May 29, 2019

The Fashion Club’s annual, end-of-the-year fashion show, Religio, featured looks heavily based off the themes of spirituality...

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