News Archive

News Archive

  • Undergraduate Research Conference

    May 11, 2017

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

  • The History of Scripture at SPU

    Apr 28, 2017

    Building on Howard Snyder’s historical book on Seattle Pacific’s founding, Professor of Scripture and Wesleyan Studies Rob Wall will talk about the purposeful pairing of Scripture’s instruction with Seattle Pacific’s mission during the annual Walls Lecture.

  • A Musical Showcase

    Apr 27, 2017

    To celebrate SPU’s 125 anniversary, the Music Department will feature finalists from the SPU Concerto Competition, along with the Jazz Ensemble, Brass Choir, and a preview of music from Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods. The event is free and wheelchair accessible.

  • Poet Mischa Willett

    Apr 26, 2017

    SPU’s writing instructor will read from his new book of poems during the annual Gates Reading, named for Professor Emerita of English Fan Mayhall Gates.

  • Celebration of Service

    Apr 25, 2017

    On Thursday, April 27, the SPU community will gather to honor faculty and staff who are celebrating milestone years of commitment and service.

  • John Perkins in Chapel

    Apr 22, 2017

    The co-founder of SPU’s John Perkins Center for Reconciliation, Leadership Training, and Community Development and the author of the new book Dream with Me: Race, Love, and the Struggle We Must Win returns to campus for his annual lecture.

  • Professor on KNKX

    Apr 21, 2017

    Bruce Congdon, dean of the division of STEM and social sciences, talks to local public radio station KNKX about why he is participating in the March for Science.

  • A Different Kind of Business Competition

    Apr 18, 2017

    This unique event is designed to encourage students from all majors to develop entrepreneurial projects that can make a difference in the world.

  • "The Elements"

    Apr 14, 2017

    The four elements of earth, fire, wind, and water are depicted through original video animations and live music in this unique event designed by two SPU professors.

  • Faith, Belief, and the Problem of Evil

    Apr 12, 2017

    University of Notre Dame Professor Robert Audi is the guest speaker for the inaugural Lecture in Philosophy.


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.