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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.



  • Jennifer Gilnett

    Remembering Jennifer Gilnett

    Sep 22, 2014

    The Celebration of Life Service for the director of University Communications will be Tuesday, September 23, at 11 a.m.

  • SPU dad with his daughter

    Parents and Families Welcome!

    Sep 20, 2014

    Orientation 2014 is not just for students. Learn how parents and guests can be involved.

  • Art in the Digital Age

    Sep 19, 2014

    SPU Art Professor Laura Lasworth and other painters reflect on the relevancy of their work to contemporary culture.

  • Bill Woodward

    September 17: Constitution Day

    Sep 17, 2014

    In his annual essay, Professor of History Bill Woodward writes about “the simple brilliance” of the preamble to the U.S. Constitution.

  • Meagan Dooley

    Meet Meagan Dooley

    Sep 17, 2014

    Meet 2014 graduate Meagan Dooley, a 2014 Fulbright Scholar teaching English in the Middle East.

  • SPU student with his mother

    Orientation 2014

    Sep 16, 2014

    We are ready to welcome new and transfer students along with their parents and guests to campus on September 25. Register today.

  • Op-ed in The Seattle Times

    Sep 15, 2014

    Senior Research Scientist Rachel Scherr looks at how to encourage girls to study science, technology, engineering, and math.

  • Response Summer 2014

    Latest Issue Now Available

    Sep 11, 2014

    Response is a print and online magazine for thoughtful Christians worldwide, rooted in the people, life, and mission of Seattle Pacific.

  • Teacher and Students

    Want to Be a Teacher?

    Sep 10, 2014

    Learn how to earn a teaching certification and a master's degree concurrently in the School of Education's ARC/MAT program.

  • Mandarin Chinese

    Learn to Speak Chinese

    Sep 9, 2014

    The Department of Languages, Cultures, and Linguistics is now offering a course in Mandarin Chinese.

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.

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