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Search for Meaning Festival: Redhawk Admission

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Event Staff: we are sorry but it is too late to sign up. If you would like to attend the festival, you may purchase tickets at the Registration Check-In and Ticketing area, which will be in the Engineering Gallery in the center of SU campus (signs and volunteers will help direct you), and will be open on Saturday, February 25, at 8:00 A.M. SU Student, Faculty and Staff: You may still attend the festival if you bring your SU ID to the Registration Check-In and Ticketing area, which will be in the Engineering Gallery in the center of SU campus (signs and volunteers will help direct you), and will be open on Saturday, February 25, at 8:00 A.M. Registration will remain open until 4:00 P.M. Thank you for your interest in Search for Meaning and we’ll see you on Saturday!

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Event Staff: we are sorry but it is too late to sign up. If you would like to attend the festival, you may purchase tickets at the Registration Check-In and Ticketing area, which will be in the Engineering Gallery in the center of SU campus (signs and volunteers will help direct you), and will be open on Saturday, February 25, at 8:00 A.M. SU Student, Faculty and Staff: You may still attend the festival if you bring your SU ID to the Registration Check-In and Ticketing area, which will be in the Engineering Gallery in the center of SU campus (signs and volunteers will help direct you), and will be open on Saturday, February 25, at 8:00 A.M. Registration will remain open until 4:00 P.M. Thank you for your interest in Search for Meaning and we’ll see you on Saturday!
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Welcome to the Redhawk Registration Page for the Search for Meaning Festival 2017!

Seattle University is pleased to provide complimentary registration for SU Students, SU Faculty and SU Staff Members. In order to process your registration, please register here to ensure admission to your Keynote session selections and General Breakout sessions.

You may also register here to staff the festival. If you are an Author Guest you must enter in your code to access that ticket type.


ABOUT SEARCH FOR MEANING

Search for Meaning is Seattle University’s annual community festival dedicated to topics surrounding the human quest for meaning, and the characteristics of an ethical and well-lived life. Hosted on the university’s campus, Search for Meaning draws over 50 nationally and internationally acclaimed authors and artists for an interactive, introspective experience. Authors include 24 award winners, 4 New York Times bestsellers, and 3 Pulitzer Prize winners.

The festival features:

  • Author presentations on topics including social justice, cross-cultural and interreligious dialogue, homelessness, leadership, poetry, culinary arts, and sustainability
  • Keynote presentations by three New York Times bestselling authors:
    Matthew Desmond, PhD | “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”
    Anthony Doerr | “All the Light We Cannot See”
    Margot Lee Shetterly | “Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race” (Major Motion Picture opens in January!
  • Pop-up book shop featuring author book signings
  • Art exhibit highlighting works of existential reflection
  • Gripping documentary theater performance of Re-Entry by Emily Ackerman and KJ Sanchez (For ticketing click here)
  • Mobile Mavens food trucks and Bon Appétit campus cafes
  • To view a full schedule of events before beginning the registration process, please click here.

If you would like to view the complete festival schedule before beginning the registration process, please click here.


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