Campus Security Blotter

Rolling Vehicle At 10:20 a.m. Tuesday, a vehicle rolled out of its parking spot and stopped when it hit the vehicle parked in the row behind it. Vehicle in Ditch At 11:51 p.m. Tuesday, a motorpool vehicle went off of the road and got stuck in a ditch. Female Assault On 9:40 a.m. Friday, security […]

High cost limits research

Junior Corey Haggard was left with few options. With a deadline fast approaching she tried a desperate maneuver. Gathering together all her resources she made the trek to the University of Washington (UW), penetrating to the heart of campus. "I was a little scared," Haggard recalls. Weaving her way through the endless corridors, cutting through […]

Federal law affects rights

In addition to requiring students to sign an agreement from the student handbook not to use drugs or alcohol while enrolled at Seattle Pacific University, the university actively disciplines students who are caught violating this school policy. But now the university can do more than place a notice on your disciplinary record. It can call […]

Sider talks on poverty

"What do you plan to do with your life, my friends?" That was the question that Evangelicals for Social Action president Ron Sider posed to SPU students yesterday in the Staley lecture at First Free Methodist Church. Focusing on the disparity between the rich and poor all over the world, he urged the audience to […]

Take a drink, tell mom and dad

Adorned with glitter, feathers, flowers and dates in penguin-like attire, I slipped into a stretch limosine with three of my best friends for an unforgettable evening. Junior Prom was an evening to remember, but not for romancing or slow dancing. With waving parents and flashing cameras, we rolled slowly down the street like a float […]

Christians too quick to censor

Some people want my articles to be censored. Some people want me to stop writing, period. Others want me to burn in hell. And maybe some of them are right. Maybe I should be censored. After all, I’m writing in a private, essentially Christian community, and the administration hasn’t tried to hide their views on […]