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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.



  • Dan Price '08

    Trying to Change the World

    Jul 31, 2015

    The New York Times follows up with SPU alumnus Dan Price and his decision to raise the minimum salary to $70,000 at his company.

  • Arnett Hall

    Life in the Halls

    Jul 31, 2015

    SPU's etc magazine explores the personality of our five residence halls.

  • Organizational psychology

    I/O Psychology

    Jul 29, 2015

    Changing the world of work, one meaningful conversation at a time. Learn about the industrial organizational psychology program.

  • Kristen Eddings

    Young Alumna of the Year

    Jul 28, 2015

    Kristen Eddings Tetteh ’06 is passionate in rallying others to defeat the world’s most pressing health challenges.

  • Power Outage

    Jul 27, 2015

    A section of lower Queen Anne Hill including the SPU campus is currently without power. More information at Seattle City Light.

  • Falcons

    Academic Honors for Falcons

    Jul 27, 2015

    For the second straight year, the Falcons earned a spot on the WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll.

  • Global Development Graduates

    Global Development Studies

    Jul 26, 2015

    This major combines a liberal arts perspective on global issues with courses in business.

  • Camp Casey

    Alumni Rates at Camp Casey

    Jul 25, 2015

    SPU alumni receive discount rates at Camp Casey Conference Center and Fort Casey Inn on Whidbey Island.

  • Photo: SPU sign on campus

    SPU a “Best Value”

    Jul 24, 2015

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

  • Graduate School

    Continue Your Education

    Jul 23, 2015

    SPU offers a wide range of programs and courses to meet the needs of today's professionals.

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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