News Archive

News Archive

  • Celebrating Two Quasquicentennials

    May 19, 2017

    An op-ed by President Dan Martin and Seattle University President Steven Sundborg was published in the Puget Sound Business Journal. Both institutions are marking their 125 anniversary.  (A subscription is required to read the full article.) 

  • SPU, SU Announce Support for Affordable Housing Week

    May 16, 2017

    The presidents of Seattle Pacific University and Seattle University, Dr. Daniel J. Martin and Steven V. Sundborg, S.J., have declared May 15-22, 2017, as Affordable Housing Week on their campuses. They join the City of Seattle, King County, and 18 local cities in affirming the need for affordable housing.

  • A Professor's “Last Lecture”

    May 15, 2017

    SPU’s Ivy Honorary presents “The Last Lecture of Professor Roger Feldman” on Wednesday, May 17, 6 p.m. in Demaray Hall 150.

  • Undergraduate Research Conference

    May 11, 2017

    Students present their research in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, and physics.

  • Student Fashion Show

    May 11, 2017

    SPU MODE Fashion Group's annual Spring Fashion Show features student designers' collections modeled by SPU students. This year, students have designed items specifically for local retailers.

  • Creative Conversations with Tina Schermer-Sellers, Marriage and Family Therapy

    May 9, 2017

    Tina Schermer-Sellers, associate professor of marriage and family therapy, will talk about her new book, Sex, God, & the Conservative Church: Erasing Shame from Sexual Intimacy.

  • Jazz Ensemble Concert

    May 8, 2017

    The SPU Jazz Ensemble will perform Wednesday, May 10, 7:30 p.m. in Nickerson Studios.

  • “Into the Woods”

    May 3, 2017

    The SPU Theatre Department presents this Stephen Sondheim musical about a childless couple and their interactions with a witch who has put a curse on them, told through the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel.

  • Falcons Make All-Academic Team

    May 2, 2017

    Six Seattle Pacific gymnasts, including four-time All-American Kristi Hayashida, were named to the 2017 conference all-academic team by the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation.

  • Piano Faculty Concert

    May 1, 2017

    In celebration of Seattle Pacific University’s 125 anniversary, the keyboard faculty will present an evening of musical masterpieces written during the year 1891.


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.