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A letter to Seattle U and Fr. Steve from SU Alumni for Planned Parenthood

A letter to Seattle U and Fr. Steve from SU Alumni for Planned Parenthood

October 10, 2019

Dear Seattle University and Father Steve,  We are disappointed. We are not surprised, but we are angry, livid, concerned, and frustrat...

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...

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.

Athletics Award Show Marks End of Historic Year for Redhawks

Athletics Award Show Marks End of Historic Year for Redhawks

June 6, 2019

Although the 2018-2019 athletics season has officially come to a close for the Redhawks, records have been broken and new standards...

Softball Head Coach Hirai’s Contract Extended to 2023

Softball Head Coach Hirai’s Contract Extended to 2023

June 6, 2019

The Seattle University Head Softball Coach Geoff Hirai solidified a contract that extends until 2023. Coach Hirai entered his...

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,...

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...

Honorary Degrees Come in Threes: Recipients Granted Recognition

Honorary Degrees Come in Threes: Recipients Granted Recognition

June 5, 2019

Like many universities, Seattle University chooses prestigious individuals to receive an honorary degree each year at graduation. Though...

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...

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