President Sundborg Addresses Divestment at SSA Event

As environmentalists continue to fight the Direct Access Pipeline in North Dakota, the movement has been mirrored on campus by Sustainable Student Action (SSA), a group demanding that Seattle University divest from the fossil fuel industry. JESSICA DOMINGO • THE SPECTATOR SSA’s Presidential Address on the State of Divestment 1 March 2017. University President Fr. Stephen […]

Budget Cut Presents Challenges for 2018

Looming budget cuts for the 2018 fiscal year have colleges and departments campus-wide scrambling out of concern for the potential of growing class sizes and reduced program offerings. NICK TURNER • THE SPECTATOR Senior visual arts major Anne Lochridge painting in the Fine Arts Building. Despite record-sized freshman classes from 2015-2016 and 2016- 2017 and […]

Tau Sigma Honors Transfer Student Achievements

The transition into university always presents a challenge to incoming students, and even more so when the transition is from one university to another. Transfer students make up about 30 percent of Seattle University’s undergraduate student body, but are a group that often goes unrecognized and underrepresented. NICK TURNER • THE SPECTATOR Kristen Swanson, the […]

Creator of “What the Body Knows” to Host Moral Mondays Event

Choreographer, creative performer and queer, disabled artist of color Barak adé Soleil will be featured in the upcoming Moral Mondays event held by Seattle University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA). COURTESY OF TYRONE BROWN After creating his “What The Body Knows” choreographic project, performed in Chicago last October, Soleil formed his synthesis of race and […]

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