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What’s happening at SPU? This is where you’ll find the latest news about research, events, activities, achievements, and milestones in the life of SPU and its people.



  • camp-casey-lab

    Study Biology at SPU

    Jun 29, 2015

    Learn about six undergraduate majors, each framed by rigorous coursework and critical, ethical thinking.

  • Glen Workshop

    A Week Can Change a Life

    Jun 28, 2015

    Image journal's Glen Workshop combines the best elements of a workshop, an arts festival, and a spiritual retreat.

  • Clock tower

    Summer Conference Location?

    Jun 27, 2015

    United Way and the Suzuki Institute are some of the many nonprofit groups who meet on campus during the summer.

  • Women's Basketball

    Falcon Wins Top Honor

    Jun 26, 2015

    Falcon basketball player and graduating senior Suzanna Ohlsen is named the GNAC Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

  • Photo: SPU sign on campus

    SPU a “Best Value”

    Jun 25, 2015

    U.S. News & World Report's 2015 “America's Best Colleges” issue ranked SPU #4 in the category “Best Value.”

  • SPULink

    SPULink Now Available

    Jun 24, 2015

    Check out SPU’s new career development, networking, and student-employment tool. Find jobs, internships, and more.

  • School of Education

    Graduate Program Accredited

    Jun 24, 2015

    The Master of Education in School Counseling program has been granted initial national accreditation.

  • David Stewart

    Project READY

    Jun 23, 2015

    Psychology Professor Dave Stewart and students work in a drug and alcohol intervention program in local high schools.

  • Andy Wolverton

    SPU’s Mentor Program

    Jun 22, 2015

    Learn how alumnus Andy Wolverton’s mentor relationship led to an internship which led to his career in a local company.

  • Sara Koenig

    Selections From Israel’s Story

    Jun 21, 2015

    Read or listen to the next online Bible reading program led by Associate Professor of Biblical Studies Sara Koenig.

Dr. Christopher Jones and a young patient

Holistic Health Care in the Rainier Valley

Dr. Christopher Jones ’94 hopes the families in his medical practice never need to ask: “Is my kid sick enough that I should pay for a doctor’s visit?” Medical director of HopeCentral, a nonprofit health center, he and his team have adapted the concept of concierge medicine to a diverse Seattle neighborhood.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Leland Saunders

What Makes Us Moral?

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Leland Saunders earned a $10,100 Graves Award in Humanities for his research project, “The Structure of Moral Judgement: Philosophical Perspectives.” His research responds to recent arguments that human beings’ concepts of morality are just a quirk of evolution and don't connect to anything deeper.

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