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(or Cascade College). They are intended to help friends keep in touch with each
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From the President
Cultivating hope in the face of chaos is vital today. "This is the time
for a Christian university to dig down deep into its formative foundations … and
decide quite clearly what bread we have to offer,” says President Philip
Volumes of Volumes
SPU Library resources will top 22 million items in 2003. Starting this summer,
materials can be ordered online from the new “Orca” catalog through
the Orbis Cascade Alliance. [Campus]
Homecoming 2003: The Weekend
From fast-paced hoops to class reunions where former classmates reconnected,
Homecoming 2003 was a picture-perfect weekend. See the action here. [Alumni]
The World of Teng Chiu
Seattle’s Frye Museum spotlights an art collection owned by an SPU professor
and her husband. Chinese artist Teng Chiu’s work has largely been forgotten,
but Joanna Poznanska is helping to reintroduce him to the West. [Faculty]
Playing With Joy
After an incredible season, the unbeaten Falcon women’s
basketball team lost the championship game but won the hearts
of the Puget Sound fans. [Athletics]
“The soldier and chaplain are each unique callings fulfilled by those who
respond to the call of the nation and to the call of God,” says Chaplain
(Major General) Gaylord T. Gunhus, U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains.