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  • The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college in Seattle University. Our emphasis is on academic excellence, service to the community, and global engagement. We provide a liberal arts education in the humanities, the arts, and the social sciences. In addition to 41 undergraduate majors and 36 minors, we offer six master's degree programs and one professional post-baccalaureate certificate program.

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  • Pruss Receives NSF GrantGraham Pruss, Center for Strategic Communications, received a National Science Foundation fellowship to further his research on the growing phenomenon of people living in their cars.

    SU Joins Liberal Arts Consortium Seattle University joined the Washington Consortium for the Liberal Arts, an association that promotes the value of a liberal arts education. Dean David Powers has represented the university since the early planning stages.

    Theatre Program Welcomes Shawn JohnsonShawn Ketchum Johnson joins the Theatre program faculty. His recent credits include Chicago productions of Pride and Prejudice and Machinale.

    Lindsey Walker Takes Top Prize at Northwest Undergraduate Conference on LiteratureSenior Lindsey Walker received the Best Essay prize at the Northwest Undergraduate Conference on Literature for "Castoffs." The annual competition attracted students from more than 25 colleges and universities.

    MA Psych Grads Fill Void in SkywayJames Norris, Master of Arts in Psychology '09, enlisted the aid of fellow alumni to establish the Matumaini Counseling and Community Center to meet the growing need for services in south Seattle.

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