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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.

  • Volleyball at SPU

    Falcons at Home

    Oct 15, 2014

    The women’s volleyball team plays two home matches this week.

  • Stan Humphires

    Zillow Chief Economist

    Oct 14, 2014

    Dr. Stan Humphries, creator of Zillow’s Zestimate, comes to campus to speak with business undergraduate students.

  • Photo: SPU sign on campus

    SPU a “Best Value”

    Oct 13, 2014

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

  • SPU student with his mother

    Moms Invited!

    Oct 12, 2014

    Mom’s Day is a great way to spend time with your son or daughter and meet other moms.

  • ACE

    A.C.E. and SPU

    Oct 11, 2014

    Learn more about the Associates in Culture Exchange Language Institute and their partnership with Seattle Pacific.

  • McKenna Hall

    Graduate Programs in Business

    Oct 10, 2014

    Learn about the many offerings in the School of Business, Government, and Economics.

  • Falcons

    Falcons Soccer This Week

    Oct 9, 2014

    The men’s and women’s soccer teams play home games this week.

  • Music Faculty

    Music of The Americas and Spain

    Oct 8, 2014

    The special concert is a collaborative event between three professors in the SPU Music Department.

  • Future Scientists

    Undergraduate Majors and Minors

    Oct 8, 2014

    Check out all the undergraduate programs offered at Seattle Pacific.

  • Seattle Pacific University

    Financial Aid Tool for Prospective Students

    Oct 7, 2014

    Use the Net Price Calculator if you're interested in becoming a full-time undergraduate student.

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.