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  • Future Scientists

    Welcome, Future Scientists

    Mar 7, 2013

    SPU welcomes more than 100 high school students for the annual Washington Junior Science and Humanities Symposium.

  • Falcons

    Falcons in Basketball Playoffs!

    Mar 6, 2013

    The men's and women's basketball teams are in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference playoffs this week.

  • Transfer Students

    Want to Transfer to SPU?

    Mar 1, 2013

    Come to an open house and meet current students who recently transferred and learn about the transfer process.

  • Called to Lead

    Professor’s New Book Updated

    Feb 28, 2013

    Professor Rob Wall co-authors a new chapter to Called to Lead: Paul's Letters to Timothy for a New Day.

  • Almost Maine

    “Almost, Maine”

    Feb 28, 2013

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

  • James Davidson-Hunter

    Christian Engagement in a Changing World

    Feb 25, 2013

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

  • President Eaton's Blog,

    Alumna Receives Award

    Feb 24, 2013

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

  • Jack Levison

    A Book for “Black and Blue Saints”

    Feb 23, 2013

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

  • Domminican Republic

    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.

  • Undivided

    The Premiere of “Undivided”

    Feb 21, 2013

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


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.