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.

  • Social Justice at SPU

    Sep 9, 2015

    Watch how students, professors, and staff are engaged in social justice in the classroom and off campus.

  • Falcons Host Tournament

    Sep 8, 2015

    The women’s volleyball Pacific West Crossover will be held in Brougham Pavilion, Septemer 10-12, 2015. 

  • Latest Issue Now Available

    Sep 5, 2015

    Response is a print and online magazine for thoughtful Christians worldwide, rooted in the people, life, and mission of Seattle Pacific.

  • Special Event for New
    Lectio Series

    Aug 31, 2015

    Come to a morning study on September 11 in preparation for an upcoming guided Bible reading in 1 and 2 Samuel.

  • History of Fort Casey

    Aug 29, 2015

    Learn about the abandoned coastal fortifications near SPU’s Camp Casey Conference Center.

  • Center for Career and Calling

    Aug 28, 2015

    The center offers a variety of resources to help students explore choices and build skills related to their major and career journey.

  • Flags at Half-Staff

    Aug 28, 2015

    Campus flags are at half-staff in recognition of three firefighters killed as they fought the wildfires in Eastern Washington. 

  • Graduate Nursing Programs

    Aug 27, 2015

    Faculty in the M.S.N. program are clinical experts and committed to student success.

  • SPU’s Honors Program

    Aug 25, 2015

    University Scholars is for students who seek a rigorous education that encourages the development of a Christian mind and life.

  • Selections From Israel’s Story

    Aug 23, 2015

    Read or listen to the next online Bible reading program led by Associate Professor of Biblical Studies Sara Koenig.

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.