Women runners win GNAC title

At the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC) championships last Saturday at Apple Ridge, located outside of Yakima, Wash., the SPU women’s cross country team won its fourth straight crown. Top-10 finishes from junior Jessica Pixler, junior Jane Larson and freshman Natty Plunkett gave the team a solid start, but it was the finishes from the […]

SPU win halts losing streak

It’s been nearly a month since the SPU volleyball team has won a match. Last Thursday night, however, the Falcons finally regained the taste of victory. In a Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC) matchup, the Falcons (4-16 overall, 2-9 GNAC) swept the University of Alaska, Anchorage (UAA) Seawolves (12-11 overall, 4-6 GNAC) in three games […]

TOMS benefits others

Students sat on top of a paint-splashed tarp in the corner of Weter Lounge last night, surrounded by tubes of paint, felt pens and paint brushes. Canvas shoes colored white, except for a small blue TOMS label on the back of the heel, dotted the tarp. SPU’s Fashion club, an ASSP club, hosted the "One […]

Students question SPU fines

Senior Chelsea North paid for more than alcohol when she and her friends drank in the dorms two years ago; she paid a $300 fine. North, an English literature and secondary education double major, said she and some of her friends decided to drink before Tradition. Later, they returned to their dorms and went to […]