Women win four in a row

After compiling a 4-1 record to begin the season, the Seattle Pacific women’s basketball team enjoyed a well-deserved Thanksgiving break. The squad will have ample opportunity to burn off the seasonal-stuffing calories, as it prepares for a four-game stretch in the first 10 days of December. This is the first year SPU has started the […]

GNAC champions fall in four

It’s never easy to remain optimistic after a season-ending loss, but the Seattle Pacific volleyball team had plenty to be proud of after coming up just short against Brigham Young-Hawaii in the opening round of the NCAA Division II West Region tournament. “I’m really proud of the way that the team was able to stay […]

SPU showcases defense in Phoenix

While students and faculty at Seattle Pacific were on a break to celebrate Thanksgiving, the men’s basketball team was on a flight to Phoenix to play a pair of games against Grand Canyon and The Academy of Art. During the weekend before Thanksgiving, the Falcons won their second tournament in two weeks, the Sodexo GNAC/PacWest […]

Falcons impress GNAC, West Region

Accolades piled up for Seattle Pacific athletes from virtually every program this fall season. In men’s soccer, senior midfielder Tyler Schultz was the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Year, and junior defender Jon Pearman was named GNAC Defender of the Year. In addition to his recognition from the league, Schultz was also named […]

Colleges face mental health issues

Stress is a large part of life at Seattle Pacific, sophomore Bryanne Wochnick said. “People feel like they need to accomplish more and more things,” she said. “Expectations are high, and there’s pressure to achieve more and get things done faster.” Often, the stress of college life can lead to depression in students, according to […]

Students address impact of media

For junior Clarin McDonald, entering the workforce as a woman presents complications. “[Women] are either viewed as being too masculine or hyper-feminine,” she said. “I hope to be taken seriously in my job, but it makes me wonder if I can even be myself in a professional setting.” This is one of the issues addressed […]