News and events


  • Meet Your 2019–20 Staff Council

    Sep 20, 2019

    The 2019–20 Staff Council is excited to begin this new academic year! Read more about our membership, focus, and goals for the year. We will be at Wednesday’s faculty and staff fellowship hour before Opening Communion and look forward to seeing you there!

  • Tour SPU's gardens with Master Gardener Jeff Daley

    Sep 12, 2019

    Back by popular demand! Staff Council and Jeff Daley, SPU’s favorite master gardener, invite to join Jeff for a walking tour of our campus gardens this Wednesday, September 18, at 12 p.m. Bring your brown bag lunch and questions. Learn more.

  • Tour SPU's gardens with Master Gardener Jeff Daley

    Aug 15, 2019

    Brought to you by Staff Council and Jeff Daley, SPU’s favorite master gardener: You are invited to join Jeff for a walking tour of our campus gardens this Wednesday, August 21, at 12 p.m. Bring your brown bag lunch and questions. Learn more.

  • Staff Council says "welcome" and "thank you"

    Aug 1, 2019

    Staff Council welcomes six new area representatives and says thank you to three whose terms have ended.

  • First Friday dining deals - August 2

    Jul 31, 2019

    Enjoy First Friday dining deals on the first Friday of each month! SPU Dining Services and Staff Council teamed up to thank you for all that you do, with a promotion connected to an SPU staff member’s Good Idea submitted to Staff Council. Check out the deals!

  • Summer playlist by SPU staff

    Jun 14, 2019

    Thank you to SPU staff members who contributed summertime-favorite music for the Spring Social in June! To keep the celebration going, follow the playlist on Spotify. Listen to tunes from Mumform & Sons, Cyndi Lauper, Kool & the Gang, and many more.

  • Friday Faculty and Staff Dining Deals

    Jun 5, 2019

    With the 2019 graduation events taking place on the first Friday in June, lunch deals will happen Friday, June 14. See what Cocina del Sol, Common Grounds, and the C-Store will have to offer.

  • It's time for a Spring Social!

    Jun 5, 2019

    Staff Council invites you to the Spring Social! Enjoy outdoor games, summer tunes, PinkaBella cupcakes, and more! Thursday, June 13, 12:30–2 p.m., SUB Gazebo Room.

  • 2019 Staff Members of the Year

    May 9, 2019

    Staff Council Congratulates the 2019 Staff Members of the Year Katie Bennett and Donna McLynne!

  • Staff Council partners with the Bike to Work Luncheon

    May 9, 2019

    Staff Council is partnering with the luncheon organizers to celebrate SPU community participants in Bike Everywhere Month during May 2019. If you ride your bike to work on Thursday, May 16, pop-in for a light luncheon on the third floor in Weter Lounge. Find out more.