John Perkins speaks for last time at annual chapel lecture

Perkins finds unity between Jesus and justice

The pews of the First Free Methodist Church were nearly full as Tali Hairston, the director of the John Perkins center, interviewed John Perkins himself during his final annual lecture at chapel. The two sat in chairs tilted toward one another as Perkins answered questions from both Hairston and pre-recorded messages from SPU students. “What’s […]

Stinson save-ing the game

Junior goalkeeper prepares for last competitive soccer season

Tough games often bring out the best in teams; they force every member to step up, and, for some, that goes without recognition. For junior Falcon goalkeeper Molly Stinson, that is not the case. Stinson from Woodinville, Washington has been the starting goalkeeper for the Falcons since her second year at SPU, after the previous […]

Senators approve upcoming fiesta

Dialogue about accessibility continues, by-law updates underway

This week in Senate, Senators passed a funding request from Latinos Unidos club for their upcoming “Fiesta” event. Additionally, Senators continued discussion on campus accessibility and reviewed by-law updates. Representatives from Latinos Unidos club spoke to Senate about Fiesta, which is scheduled to take place on May 8 in Martin Square. The event will feature […]

Families of autistic children share experiences

Mothers speak about challenges, offer support

  Seattle mother Katrina Davis felt helpless and despaired when she first learned that her son, Arthur, was diagnosed with autism. However, Davis did know one thing for certain: she wanted not to fix her son, but to make him more able. For single mother Joy Gehner Daniel, hearing that her daughter, Audrey, had been […]

Seniors showcase art, experience

Students draw from personal anecdotes to create final projects

For seniors Kelsey Elliott and Sarah Rasmussen, art is much more than something to be enjoyed — it is something to be experienced. Rather than sharing a message with words, the two find meaning can best be conveyed through art. As a part of the SPU Art Department’s senior shows, these two have worked to […]

Taco enthusiasts take Seattle

Seattleites participate in first-ever Taco Crawl

For the past two years Shelly Bailey, a special education assistant from Ballard High School, has held a “Taco Tuesday” night for her and her friends. On Saturday, April 21, Bailey took her love of tacos to a new level. At 3 p.m. Fogon Restaurant of Seattle’s Capitol Hill District was full of guests ready […]