News Archive

  • “Light It Up Blue”

    Apr 2, 2015

    Demaray Hall joins other iconic buildings for World Autism Awareness Day on April 2.

  • Come Visit SPU

    Feb 27, 2015

    “SPU Friday" on March 6 includes class visits, a campus tour, financial aid information, and a free lunch.

  • A Special Night of Music

    Feb 26, 2015

    The Symphonic Wind Ensemble joins other instrumental groups for a free concert on Friday,
    February 27.

  • Academic All-America

    Feb 25, 2015

    Women's basketball player Suzanna Ohlsen is the CoSIDA Academic All-America of the Year for NCAA Division II.

  • Power Poetry

    Feb 25, 2015

    NPR-affiliate KPLU radio interviewed students and Tent City 3 residents during a weekly spoken word workshop.

  • Praying for Alumna Phyllis Sortor

    Feb 24, 2015

    The SPU community joins the Free Methodist Church and others around the world in praying for the kidnapped missionary.

  • New Writing Curriculum

    Feb 24, 2015

    Professor of English Chris Chaney talks about the research behind the upcoming change in SPU's core curriculum.

  • Loving Our Homeless Neighbors

    Feb 22, 2015

    This lunchtime forum invites church leaders to share creative ways their congregations are engaging homelessness.

  • What’s Your Hidden Superpower?

    Feb 21, 2015

    The next Response magazine looks at “the promise and perils of power.” Do you have a hidden (or not-so-hidden) power?

  • Magazine for Prospective Students

    Feb 20, 2015

    etc is a free online and print magazine for students who care about academics, community, and faith.


Classmates Unite to Help Haitians

Some members of the SPU Class of 2000 didn’t get to reconnect at their 10-year reunion, but they’ve been in touch. They’re busy working to improve the lives of people in Haiti.

Large Grant for New Graduate Programs

The SPU School of Theology received two grants totalling $1 million for new graduate programs.