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.

  • Evangelicals for Racial Justice

    Dec 15, 2014

    Pastors, Christian leaders, and people of faith will gather for a time of worship and reflection about racial justice.

  • Discover the John Perkins Center

    Dec 14, 2014

    The Center is a first of-its-kind partnership between the John Perkins Foundation, SPU, and Christian community leaders.

  • Welcome, Tent City 3

    Dec 13, 2014

    On December 13, one of King County's self-managed homeless communities moved onto campus for a temporary stay.

  • Seattle Pacific Seminary

    Dec 13, 2014

    Learn more about the seminary’s unique model of theological education called “Academy, Abbey, and Apostolate.”

  • Health and Human Performance

    Dec 11, 2014

    Students in this program learn about service and leadership to promote health through physical activity and healthy lifestyles.

  • Falcons at Home

    Dec 10, 2014

    The men's and women’s basketball teams play home games this week. Come and cheer on the Falcons!

  • Falcons Score High in Academics

    Dec 9, 2014

    The SPU athletics program won the NCAA Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence for the third straight year.

  • Undergraduate Majors and Minors

    Dec 8, 2014

    Check out all the undergraduate programs offered at Seattle Pacific.

  • Remembering Pearl Harbor

    Dec 7, 2014

    Campus flags are at half-staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

  • Falcons in Action

    Dec 5, 2014

    Alumni ― check out this special series of home and away alumni athletic events.

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.