Skip site navigation and jump to page content

News

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.



  • Keith Alexander

    Hackers, Spies, and Freedom

    Mar 11, 2015

    Keith Alexander, the former director of the National Security Agency, comes to SPU for a special lecture on cybersecurity.

  • alexander hall

    100 Years Ago Today

    Mar 10, 2015

    University Archivist Adrienne Meier researches how Seattle Seminary became Seattle Pacific College on March 10, 1915.

  • Basketball

    Falcons in NCAA Playoffs

    Mar 9, 2015

    The men’s and women's basketball teams are in the NCAA Division II West Region tournament beginning Friday.

  • Tent City 3 at SPU

    SPU on KING-TV

    Mar 6, 2015

    The local NBC affiliate interviewed members of the SPU and Tent City 3 communities about life as neighbors.

  • Freedom for Kidnapped Alumna

    Mar 6, 2015

    The SPU community is thankful for the release of Phyllis Sortor, and for the many people who worked to secure her freedom.

  • Tent City 3 at SPU

    A Final Celebration

    Mar 4, 2015

    The SPU and Tent City 3 communities will celebrate three months as neighbors at a special event on Thursday, March 5.

  • Falcons

    Falcons in Playoffs

    Mar 4, 2015

    The men’s and women’s basketball teams are in the GNAC playoffs this week.

  • Transfer Students

    Want to Transfer to SPU?

    Mar 4, 2015

    Come to an open house and meet current students who recently transferred, and let the experts evaluate your transcripts.

  • Orchestra

    Symphonic Orchestra Concert

    Mar 3, 2015

    The concert on Thursday, March 5, includes Rachmaninov's “Third Piano Concerto” and Christopher Amico's “First Symphony.”

  •  Faith and Business

    Degree in Business and Theology

    Mar 2, 2015

    Learn about a program offered by Seattle Pacific Seminary and the School of Business, Government, and Economics.

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.

close(X)