News

News

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.



  • Falcons in Semi-Finals TODAY

    Nov 2, 2017

    The women’s soccer team, currently seeded No. 3, face No. 2 Western Washington in the semi-finals of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Tournament championship today at 4 p.m. in Portland.

  • Graduate Programs at SPU

    Oct 28, 2017

    Learn more about Seattle Pacific's 44 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and dual degree programs.

  • Senior Night for Falcons

    Oct 25, 2017

    The men’s and women’s soccer teams play their last regular season home games this week, and graduating seniors will be honored.

  • Why We Do This? It’s A Matter of Faith

    Oct 23, 2017

    Local advocates will talk about why they work to address homelessness on Thursday, October 26, 11:10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. in Demaray Hall 150. SPU will host Tent City 3, a self-managed homeless community, for a three-month stay beginning in November.

  • Falcons at Home

    Oct 18, 2017

    The men’s and women’s soccer teams and the women’s volleyball team play home games this week.  

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.

close(X)