What’s happening at SPU? This is where you’ll find the latest news about research, events, activities, achievements, and milestones in the life of SPU and its people.

  • Meet One of Our Neighbors

    Jan 11, 2018

    The student newspaper The Falcon interviewed Jaysen Carr, a two-year resident of Tent City 3 — a self-managed homeless community temporarily located on campus.

  • Falcons at Home

    Jan 10, 2018

    The men's and women's basketball teams play home games this week. The gymnastics team hosts UC Davis in Brougham Pavilion, and the track and field team compete at the University of Washington.

  • Graduate Programs in Business

    Jan 4, 2018

    At the next School of Business, Government, and Economics open house on Wednesday, January 10, speak with faculty, current students, and admission representatives.

  • Women’s Basketball Games This Week

    Jan 2, 2018

    The Falcons play at home Thursday, January 4, and Saturday, January 6.

  • Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Dec 30, 2017

    Coursework in these programs are balanced between theoretical material and a variety of laboratory experiences.

  • Introducing SPU Voices

    Dec 27, 2017

    This new digital publication features stories written about and by Seattle Pacific students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

  • Family and Consumer Sciences

    Dec 26, 2017

    This department offers the only comprehensive Christian program in the Pacific Northwest with partnerships with the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.

  • Latest Issue of Response Magazine

    Dec 26, 2017

    “Exploring Outside” is the theme of the current Seattle Pacific magazine. Read stories on how faculty, staff, students, and alumni connect to creation and wilderness through trips to Camp Casey, research at Blakely Island Field Station, and hikes on Washington state's many mountains.

  • Take a 360 Video Tour of SPU

    Dec 18, 2017

    Step inside some of our favorite places on campus — and explore the action from every angle.

  • Graduate Programs in Business

    Dec 17, 2017

    At the next open house on Wednesday, January 10, learn about advanced degrees in the School of Business, Government, and Economics.

Dr. Christopher Jones and a young patient

Holistic Health Care in the Rainier Valley

Dr. Christopher Jones ’94 hopes the families in his medical practice never need to ask: “Is my kid sick enough that I should pay for a doctor’s visit?” Medical director of HopeCentral, a nonprofit health center, he and his team have adapted the concept of concierge medicine to a diverse Seattle neighborhood.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Leland Saunders

What Makes Us Moral?

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Leland Saunders earned a $10,100 Graves Award in Humanities for his research project, “The Structure of Moral Judgement: Philosophical Perspectives.” His research responds to recent arguments that human beings’ concepts of morality are just a quirk of evolution and don't connect to anything deeper.