Coffee shop welcomes performers

SPU students land weekend showcase spot

A friendly, neighborhood coffee shop in Ballard transformed from a mundane study environment into a place where Seattle musicians shared their talent. The room was dimly lit in neutral tones with bar stools lining the walls; a small gated-off square that doubled as a stage. With local art for sale on the wall and Harley […]

Holistic service afforded to students

SPU’s Group takes new approach

  The year began in a scramble for Group, Seattle Pacific University’s Wednesday night worship service that meets in Upper Gwinn Commons. With advisor shifts, team members dropping out for personal reasons, and the availability of Upper Gwinn down to only five times in the first quarter, the obstacles were a jolt for the university […]

Student performances instill community

Ashton Open Mic Night showcases hall talent

Dimly lit with different colored Christmas lights, plastic candles and recording cell phones, the Ashton Hall Lounge housed an eager audience sitting in couches and chairs pulled up in a half-circle surrounding performers. On Thursday, Feb. 4, Ashton Hall Council put on their annual Ashton Open Mic Night. Hosted by sophomore Hall Secretary Andrew Nagel […]

Award show brings a melting-pot of talent, attire

Review: Golden Globes fashion doesn't dissappoint

Just after taking home the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Comedy, twenty-five-year old actress, Jennifer Lawrence called out a reporter in the pressroom for looking at his phone. Mistakenly the international reporter, asked Lawrence about her experience at the Oscars rather than the Golden Globes. The young actress jokingly scowled at the […]