SOE News Archive

  • School of Education Hosts Annual Job Fair

    Mar 13, 2015

    The School of Education will host its annual Education Job Fair for all graduating students seeking a position in the following programs: teacher, school counselor, principal, program administrator, and superintendent. The event will take place on Thursday, April 2 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Upper Gwinn Commons. The Job Fair is only open to current SPU students. No RSVP required. Contact Michelle Lumpe (Suh) at 206-281-2373 with any questions.

  • Sign Up for Graduation Events

    Mar 9, 2015

    All students graduating with a master's or doctoral degree from the School of Education this year are invited to attend the School of Education's Graduate Hooding Ceremony (for master's students) and Graduate Commencement. Students must sign up in Banner in order to participate in Hooding and Commencement no later than June 2.

  • School of Education Scholarships Application Now Open

    Feb 13, 2015

    Undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Education are encouraged to apply for an annual scholarship offered through the School of Education. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need and commitment to the School of Education's mission. All students apply for scholarships via one application. The application deadline for undergraduate students is March 15. The deadline for graduate students is June 15.

  • School Counseling MEd Program Granted Initial CACREP Accreditation

    Jan 29, 2015

    The M.Ed. in School Counseling program has been granted initial national accreditation through the Council on Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). This is an important achievement that recognizes the quality of SPU's school counseling program, its faculty, and expertise of graduates. 

  • SOE Faculty Host Alumni Award Social

    Jan 12, 2015

    The School of Education will host its annual Alumni Award Social as part of Seattle Pacific University's 2015 Homecoming events on Friday, February 6, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Upper Gwinn Commons. The event provides an opportunity for alumni and a guest to connect with School of Education faculty and Dr. Rick Eigenbrood, dean of the School of Education, while enjoying complimentary hors d' oeuvres and refreshments.

    As part of this event, the School of Education will highlight honored alumni for each program.

    RSVP to René Shafar by January 20.

  • Symposium: Educational Innovations in Countries around the World

    Nov 12, 2014

    Seattle Pacific University, the School of Education, and the Center for Global Curriculum Studies will host a three-day symposium on educational innovations in countries around the world. The 6th biennial edition of this conference will be held on campus from June 30 - July 2, 2015. We expect participants from at least a dozen countries as well as around the United States. The theme of the conference focuses on innovative educational methods, programs, curriculums, technologies, and assessment procedures.


  • New Graduate Student Dinner

    Aug 21, 2014

    Newly admitted graduate students will receive an invitation for themselves and one guest. RSVP to or call 206-281-2091.

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 6 p.m.–8 p.m.
    Upper Gwinn Commons

  • Washington State Teacher of the Year Katie Brown Talks to Bill Gates

    Aug 20, 2014

    2014 Washington State Teacher of the Year Katie Canon Brown, MEd ’09, talks with Bill Gates about the joy of teaching.