Professor launches research

Grant allows for study on work, faith connection

For Denise Daniels, a Seattle Pacific University professor of management, it is important to understand “how people of faith, particularly Christians, understand and think of faith in the context of work.” Daniels became interested in the topic of “work and faith” when she observed that the information on the topic is largely “normative,” meaning that […]

Worshipping in all languages

Students celebrate culture through dance, song

As SPU’s Total Experience Gospel Choir sang the words “Just reach out and touch somebody’s hand, / Make this world a better place, yes we can,” the members of the choir walked off the altar to join hands with the guests. Together they helped bridge the gap across the aisle of the First Free Methodist […]

Students organize memorial events

Senior gift honors lives of Lee, Kimminau

  Within the last four years of their college careers, the senior class has experienced the loss of two peers, Paul Lee and Erin Kimminau. According to ASSP President and junior physiology major Lola Sosanya, the senior gift will work to commemorate the lives of these two individuals. Students and faculty are currently working to […]

Behind The Clery Act

Local university crime statistics closely examined

  As the end of the quarter draws near, students continue to attend classes and study for tests, going about their daily academic tasks. All the while, the Office of Safety and Security continues to compile a daily crime log with reports ranging from car prowls to sexual assault, as required by the Clery Act. […]

Volleyball moving in the Wright way

Abbie Wright steps in as fourth head coach

The past 31 years of Falcon volleyball history have only seen three coaches, but after former Head Coach Chris Johnson’s resignation earlier in the year, a fourth has come to take the helm. Abbie Wright, a 28 year-old Cardiff, California native stepped in to take over for Johnson at the beginning of the quarter, moving […]

Hip-hop tells story of humanity

Annual Night of Beats shines

As event coordinator for SPU’s Mosaic club, senior TJ Sawyer believes the club’s annual Night of Beats is for anyone who feels they do not fit in. The club comes together, Sawyer says, to celebrate the history of hip-hop while bringing various cultures together and has done so for the last 16 years. “Students saw […]

Skipping class for sunshine

Students attempt to find balance between school, sunny days

Finding the motivation to wake up early can be difficult for some, but when the sun is out junior Rachel Roebke has no problem with being an early riser. As a Washington state native, Roebke has grown up with an appreciation for the outdoors and loves any opportunity she can get to take advantage of […]