CAMPUS NEWS & EVENTS
|“Montage for Martin" Features Newby, SPU Gospel Choir|
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s eldest daughter, Yolanda King, will narrate a musical oratorio in honor of her late father at Seattle Symphony's Benaroya Hall on Sunday, January 9. “Montage for Martin: A Contemporary Oratorio" is a musical tribute based on the life of Dr. King and features several local choirs and musicians, including SPU's Gospel Choir. The tribute is a combination of gospel, classical, jazz, hip-hop, and rap music, composed and directed by SPU's Minister of Worship Stephen Newby. The performances will be held at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Reserved tickets are $25 and $35. Tickets may be purchased by phone (206) 292-ARTS, on the Web (www.ticketmaster.com), or in person at the Benaroya Hall Box Office (cash and checks only) located on the corner of Third Avenue and Union Street. For more information, please call (206) 281-2925.
|OCM Hosts Advent Series|
The Office of Campus Ministries will host an Advent gathering on Tuesday, December 21, at 9:30 a.m. in the SUB, second floor. The event will mark the last week of Advent.
|Autumn Quarter Grades Due December 20|
Autumn Quarter grades are due in Student Academic Services (SAS) by 4:30 p.m., Monday, December 20. Grades may be submitted to SAS via the Web, in person, placed in the SAS drop box (located outside of Demaray Hall 151), mailed, or faxed to (206) 281-2669 (with the original mailed or submitted as soon as possible). If you have any questions concerning grading or meeting the University deadline, contact Kelli Knapp at (206) 281-2636. Timely submission of grades helps students and offices with important processes, such as the academic dismissal process, disbursing financial aid, and processing enrollment verifications.
|Peer Advisor Nominations Needed by January 5|
The peer advisor selection process for 2005-06 is coming up fast. We need your help in obtaining nominations for qualified candidates. Our campus is blessed with many students who have exceptional academic, spiritual, and leadership gifts. However, if you have in mind students who rise above — leaders among leaders — we would greatly appreciate your participation in nominating them for the selection process. If you would like to nominate a student, email Sonja Whitaker in the Office of Residence Life at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you in advance for your help.
|Holiday Hoops, Dec. 29-30|
Sticking around for the holidays? Come cheer on the men and women Falcon basketball teams, December 29-30. The men host the Oak Harbor Freight Lines Classic and play both days at 7 p.m. The women host the CCAA/GNAC Challenge and play at 5 p.m. both days. For a complete tournament schedule, visit the Falcons Online.
|Fac/Staff Bulletin Weekly Deadline|
The Fac/Staff Bulletin is published on Mondays, and deadlines to submit
information are Thursdays. Only news directly related to the SPU community will be
published. Be sure to send your announcements and news as early as possible to
the Fac/Staff Bulletin editor (Tracy C. Norlen) at email@example.com, or
submit an item directly from the Fac/Staff Bulletin. The last Fac/Staff
Bulletin for 2004 will be published December 20. The Fac/Staff Bulletin will resume publication January 3. Due to the holiday closure, the next deadline for information will be noon on Monday, January 3.
SPU IN THE NEWS
|SPU Students With Famous Dads Featured on Fox Sports Net|
Two SPU students with famous dads were featured on the Fox Sports TV program, “Fox Sports Net Across America" on December 19. Kramer Largent, son of former Seattle Seahawk wide receiver Steve Largent, and Sarah Zorn, daughter of former Seattle Seahawk quarterback Jim Zorn, are athletes in the Falcon crew program.
CURRENT JOB OPENINGS
Benefits Assistant (.5, temporary), Human Resources
Certification Assistant, School of Education
Computer Services Manager, Undergraduate Admissions
Multi-Skilled Trades II, Building Maintenance
Placement Assistant, School of Education
Program Assistant, Safety and Security
Program Coordinator for Disability Support Services (.8), Center for Learning
Student Financial Services Counselor, Student Financial Services
Women's Residence Hall Maintenance Technician, Building Maintenance
For more information on all current staff vacancies, visit the Web site or stop by
the human resources office. You can also call Kathleen Abbott at (206) 281-2591
with any questions about a job opening or to refer potential employees to SPU. More
Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting
Assistant Professor of Art
Assistant Professor of Art History
Assistant or Associate Professor of Christian Ministry
Assistant or Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
Professor of Family and Community Nursing, Pediatric Specialization
Assistant or Associate Professor of Nutrition
For more information on all current faculty vacancies, visit the Web site or call (206) 281-2508 with any questions about a job opening or to refer potential faculty members to SPU. More