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Three-paneled mural in front of Molly Moon's by Morgan Zion (@morgan_smile_designs).

Mural, Mural On the Wall: Local Artists Paint Murals in Capitol Hill

April 27, 2020

In the midst of the stress and uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic, beacons of hope have been splashed, sprayed and spattered...

Drip Tea With That Drip Drop

Drip Tea With That Drip Drop

March 12, 2020

For the boba novice like myself, and with so many options on Capitol Hill and beyond, getting your start in the boba world can...

A photo provided by Brian Baird of the group of students, he alleges some of them yelled at the University of Washington goalie.

Seattle U Students Accused of Yelling Racist, Sexist Remarks at UW Soccer Player During NCAA Tournament

November 21, 2019

A group of Seattle University students were allegedly heard shouting sexist and racist jeers at a University of Washington (UW)...

Coming-Out Day is Every Day for Queer Folks

Coming-Out Day is Every Day for Queer Folks

October 11, 2019

I came out as queer during my sophomore year of high school, but that wasn’t the end of my coming out experience. I came out duri...

In the Capitol Hill neighborhood there are two Planned Parenthood clinics within walking distance of campus.

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

October 9, 2019

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

top of admin building and cross with blue skies and clouds in the background

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.

23rd Annual Capitol Hill Block Party— The Best Event of the Summer

23rd Annual Capitol Hill Block Party— The Best Event of the Summer

July 28, 2019

While the streets of Capitol Hill are usually busy during summer, they were noticeably packed July 19-21. Situated just a few bl...

Parents and Care Providers Race to Find New Location for Mother's Place

Parents and Care Providers Race to Find New Location for Mother’s Place

June 5, 2019

Mother’s Place, a Capitol Hill daycare center that has been providing quality daycare within the neighborhood for over 30 years,...


Diversity on Display at the Frye Art Museum

June 5, 2019

Two new exhibitions opened at the Frye Art Museum, featuring “After Preparing the Altar, the Ghosts Feast Feverishly” from...


Womxn Changemakers on Intersectional Advocacy at the Riveter

June 5, 2019

The sun set as six women panelists’ voices rose over the attending crowd at The Riveter, Capitol Hill’s female- owned and...


Greater Seattle: A City in Transformation or a Liberal Façade?

May 29, 2019

Seattle is a city that broadcasts its ability to be diverse, geographically unique, and welcoming. It is this liberal façade...

A Pierogi Palooza at Dom Polski Polish Cultural Center

May 23, 2019

The 2019 Pierogi Festival at the Polish Home in Capitol Hill had no problem drawing attendees to their seventh annual event. The...

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