At the Tuscan Table
In a new study abroad program, 15 SPU students from a variety of majors explored Italy’s sustainable food production first-hand in Florence. “I know that food and water are huge barriers to development in other countries,” said one student. “I wanted to see how food production is done in a more sustainable way, and I totally did in Italy.”
News for Parents and Families
General Keith Alexander to Give a Free Public Lecture
Seattle Pacific University is bringing the former head of the National Security Agency (NSA) and retired four-star Army Gen. Keith B. Alexander to campus April 9 for a free public lecture.
Alexander is widely regarded as one of the world's foremost experts on cybersecurity, a topic of growing concern in America. At this event, he will offer an insider's perspective on espionage, cybersecurity, and privacy.
Alexander will also speak at SPU's Downtown Business Breakfast on April 10. Last year's speaker was former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
Read Gen. Keith Alexander’s biography
Thursday, April 9,
7 p.m., in
Location: Brougham Pavilion
, SPU campus
Dad’s Day 2015
Be sure to save the date for Dad’s Day on April 25. Dads and their students are invited to enjoy a lunch together on campus — and then in the early evening catch a Mariner’s game against the Minnesota Twins.
Details and registration.
"SPRINT"ing Into Summer
This summer teams of students will travel with SPRINT (Seattle Pacific Reachout International) to learn and serve alongside local leaders around the globe.
You can get involved by supporting fundraising efforts going on now. If you live near campus, hire a SPRINT student for a work project around the house. Email Maddy Petrowski (email@example.com) for more information. $10 per student per hour. Learn more.
2015–16 Tuition Costs
In early March, next year’s undergraduate tuition and room and board rates, with an increase of approximately 4.5 percent, were announced following the February 2015 Board of Trustees meeting. Learn more.