FYS: From Creoles to Katrina

Freshman year can be an intimidating experience for incoming students. From the academic challenges to sharing a space with a new roommate, those first...   Read More

Alisa Gaunder on the Future of SU Academics

In spring 2014, Professor of Political Science Alisa Gaunder was appointed by Southwestern University President Edward Burger as the next Dean of the Faculty,...   Read More

Exploring Liberal Arts Through the Life and Lyrics of Bob Dylan

For 50 years, the music, words, story and fans of Bob Dylan have fascinated David Gaines. And for more than 30 years, Gaines, associate...   Read More

The New Faces of Engagement

Gabe Gomez and Paul Secord are the new guys in town and on campus. Both Gomez and Secord joined the Southwestern staff on June...   Read More

Building on Memories

In celebration of the 175th anniversary of Southwestern’s original charter, alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends are etching their way into University history...   Read More

A Long-Distance Relationship with Plato

For nearly two decades, classics majors at Southwestern have been part of a national conversation, thanks to Sunoikisis, a national consortium of Classics programs...   Read More

First Pirate Gridiron Win in 64 Years

With the help of four interceptions on defense, the Southwestern University football team made history on Sept. 13, 2014, with a 27–20 win over...   Read More

Southwestern Greats Return for Hall of Fame Inductions

The recently inducted Southwestern Athletics Hall of Fame and Hall of Honor class of 2014 includes Ken McAllister ’64, Danny Mickan ’84, Ronda Seagraves...   Read More

Digitizing the Past

After nearly 25 years at Southwestern, Kathryn Stallard is retiring as the University’s Director of Special Collections and Archives, but not before significantly changing...   Read More

The Class of 2015: By the Numbers

The Association of Southwestern University Alumni welcomes the Class of 2015. Below are the stats about the newest members of The Association. [iframe src=”https://magic.piktochart.com/embed/6165886-class-of-2015″...   Read More