News

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.



  • Explore Your Faith

    Dec 14, 2015

    At Seattle Pacific, we believe that the Christian faith and rigorous academics are a powerful combination.

  • Advanced Degrees in Education

    Dec 13, 2015

    The School of Education offers numerous advanced degrees for teachers, counselors, and administrators.

  • A Reconciliation Movement

    Dec 12, 2015

    See what reconciliation looks like at SPU.

  • Men’s Basketball at Home

    Dec 10, 2015

    The Falcons host the Oak Harbor Freight Lines Classic in Brougham Pavilion this weekend.

  • Coach of the Year

    Dec 9, 2015

    Men’s Soccer Head Coach Mark Collings was named the GNAC Coach of the Year after leading the Falcons to a 14-1-3 record.

  • Remembering Pearl Harbor

    Dec 7, 2015

    Campus flags are at half-staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

  • 2016 Commencement Information

    Dec 7, 2015

    Find out everything you need to know about the two graduation ceremonies.

  • Transfer to SPU

    Dec 7, 2015

    If you’re thinking about transferring to SPU, don’t miss an open house on Monday, January 11, designed just for you.

  • Study Abroad Programs

    Dec 6, 2015

    Students travel around the world, bringing their studies to life and experiencing other cultures.

  • Thinking About Graduate School?

    Dec 5, 2015

    Check out more than 45 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and dual degree programs.

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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