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Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.

Lost in Yonkers
November 13–15, 20-22, 2014

The SPU Theatre Department presents Neil Simon's masterful family comedy-drama. Two teenage brothers living with their eccentric grandmother and aunt learn about survival, acceptance, and the importance of family. Learn more.

Homelessness in Seattle
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Sociology professors Karen Snedker and Jennifer McKinney talk about their multifaceted research project involving the SPU community and the residents of Tent City 3, who will move on campus for Winter Quarter. Learn more.

Faculty Recital
Thursday, November 20, 2014

The concert features cello "firsts" with music first in its genre and first for its composer. The repertoire includes works by Beethoven, Chopin, and Rachmaninov. Learn more.

Multicultural Night of Worship
Sunday, November 23

The theme for this special night is "Glimpses of the Kingdom," based on Revelation 7:9, “all nations and tribes, all races and languages." The service will feature SPU’s Worship Arts Ensemble, mime dance by ACF (worship dance ensemble), and SPU alumna and spoken word artist Nikkita Oliver. Learn more.

Sacred Sounds of Christmas
Monday, December 1, 2014

This much-anticipated annual event features the best of sacred Advent music and Christmas carols from around the world, performed by the Music Department's nationally recognized student and faculty musicians. Learn more.

Language of the Senses
Thursday, December 4, 2014

The interrelationship between the senses has become an important ingredient in the work of Art Professor Roger Feldman. He will show how sight, sound, and kinesthetic perception are involved in art. Learn more.

A Christmas Party for the Whole Family
Friday, December 5, 2014

Created and designed by students, this yearly event, called "Tradition," includes Christmas carols, crafts, hot cider, and events for the whole family. Learn more.

Seminar: The Gospel of Matthew
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Spend an evening exploring this important text with SPU Associate Professor of New Testament Studies David Nienhuis. Learn More.