News Archive

  • “Almost, Maine”

    Feb 28, 2013

    The Theatre Department presents this student-directed play about romance in a mythical town.

  • Christian Engagement in a Changing World

    Feb 25, 2013

    The Presidential Inaugural Year Symposium features author and sociologist James Davison Hunter.

  • Alumna Receives Award

    Feb 24, 2013

    High school teacher Leslie Van Leishout receives one of the most prestigious educational honors in Washington state.

  • A Book for “Black and Blue Saints”

    Feb 23, 2013

    An interview with Theology Professor Jack Levison about his new book is featured at

  • Students Featured in Local Paper

    Feb 21, 2013

    The Auburn Reporter interviews Courtney Johnsen, Nyareu Thong, and Haley Miller talk about their upcoming mission trip.

  • The Premiere of “Undivided”

    Feb 21, 2013

    Don’t miss this powerful documentary about the transformation of a troubled high school.

  • Winter Music Concert

    Feb 20, 2013

    The Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Brass Choir will perform on Friday, February 22.

  • Thursday Food for Thought

    Feb 19, 2013

    History Professor Bill Woodward discusses his research about the history of coast artillery forts.

  • Research Behind Bars

    Feb 18, 2013

    Theology Professor Rick Steele explores literature written by Christians imprisoned for their faith.

  • Student Creativity Competition

    Feb 17, 2013

    As part of the Inaugural Year, President Martin wants to hear your voice on how the University can advance its mission.


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.