Engage With the SPU Community

Engage! 2015–16 Public Events

Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.

Dana Gioia

Award-Winning Poet Dana Gioia
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The poet laureate of California and former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts is the winner of the annual Levertov Award presented by Image journal. Learn more.


“Last Lecture” by Professor Kerry Dearborn
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

SPU's Ivy Honorary sponsors this annual event featuring a retiring faculty member. Learn more.


“Those Mysterious Seacoast Forts: Homeland Defense the Old-Fashioned Way”
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Professor of History Bill Woodward looks at the origins of Washington state coastal forts from the Columbia River to Puget Sound. His talk is sponsored by the Pacific Northwest Historians Guild. Learn more.

Youth Soccer

Falcon Youth Sports Camps 
June, July, August, 2016

Register now for summer camps in youth soccer, basketball, running, volleyball. and gymnastics. Learn more.

Glen Workshop

Workshop for Artists, Writers 
July 31-August 7, 2016

This annual conference sponsored by Image journal is equal parts creative workshop, arts festival, and spiritual retreat. Learn more.

David Crowder

David Crowder in Concert
Saturday, October 8, 2016

The Grammy-nominated artist has been called a worship leader, creative genius, and mad scientist. Don't miss one of Christian music's most original and exciting performers in a special performance. Learn more.