‘The Lion King’ hits Seattle stage

It’s hard to imagine what it would look like for elephants, giraffes, leopards, antelopes and lions to freely roam in the same place. But with a concoction of true-to-life costumes, vibrant scenic design and amazing acting and choreography, imagination comes to life in Broadway’s award-winning musical "The Lion King." Groups of families and friends — […]

Lilly Service Award helps students

<<photo467|left>> From engineers establishing water systems in Africa to instructors teaching English in remote areas to serving the homeless in Portland, Ore., the Lilly Service Award has a history of being given to students with big plans for their futures. "Usually you can pick up on passions that an applicant has for whatever they’re doing," […]

Senior Survival on the way

With the end of winter quarter nearing, Dana Anderson and Karen Altus encourage seniors to start thinking about life after college. "We make a big deal of moving from high school to college," said Altus, a career counselor. "We don’t make a big deal of graduating college. It’s like, ‘Here’s your diploma. See you.’… The […]

The 81st Annual Academy Award Nominations

Actor in a Leading Role: Richard Jenkins, "The Visitor" Frank Langella, "Frost/Nixon" Sean Penn, "Milk" Brad Pitt, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" Mickey Rourke, "The Wrestler" Actor in a Supporting Role: Josh Brolin, "Milk" Robert Downey, Jr., "Tropic Thunder" Philip Seymour Hoffman, "Doubt" Heath Ledger, "The Dark Knight" Michael Shannon, "Revolutionary Road" Actress in […]

How-to: keeping resolutions

Let’s face it – New Year’s resolutions can be tough to keep. Whether you start off strongly and quickly lose steam or you don’t really start at all, a variety of things can get in the way of achieving your goals. <<photo371|right>> Most everyone can probably find something they want to do or change in […]

Tradition brings fun for the holidays

With Christmas three weeks away, peppermint mochas warming the hands and hearts of people on street corners and holiday decorations adorning the buildings of Seattle, STUB invites SPU student, families and the Queen Anne community to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Tradition, SPU’s annual Christmas celebration, is being held in Tiffany Loop […]

Holiday fun facts

Facts about food: 1. On average, a person will take in 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving Day. 2. Americans will eat roughly 535 million pounds of turkey on Thanksgiving Day. 3. You can tell if a cranberry is of good quality because it will bounce. 4. There was no milk, cheese, bread, butter or pumpkin pie […]