Adam Jennings in remissions

Last year Adam Jennings was like any other sophomore at SPU: he had lots of friends, enjoyed school and loved to play sports. But all that changed during winter quarter last year when Jennings found out he had leukemia. Jennings is now in remission and has been back at SPU since last quarter. He still […]

Steele named top professor

Before the Professor of the Year was named at the President’s Recognition Convocation yesterday, junior Joan Wischmeyer said that she knew, just by his description, who the professor was. "I knew that they were describing him," Wischmeyer said of Professor of theology Rick Steele who received the honor. Steele said this honor was humbling and […]

Driscoll, Eaton discuss study

Pastor Mark Driscoll of Mars Hill Fellowship said he will follow through on the advice that President Phil Eaton gave him to build relationships with faculty at SPU. Driscoll requested a meeting with Eaton that took place last Wednesday to discuss an issue that has been the focus of debate on campus. The controversy has […]

Mars Hill study sparks debate

On Sunday, the evening service at Mars Hill Fellowship was packed with college students, young married couples, new parents, and a few gray hairs here and there. All eyes are on Pastor Mark Driscoll as he preaches with a varying tone in his voice, and expressive hand movements. Ninety minutes into the sermon and not […]

New ASSP treasurer position created

At the April 8 senate meeting, ASSP senate approved the creation of an ASSP treasurer position, which, according to the ASSP Bylaws, will handle "general finance paperwork and regularly update the ASSP budget," as well as "serve as a liaison between the ASSP and the vice president of finance." Current VP of Finance Nate Miller […]

Demand for campus housing increases

Demand for campus housing is on the rise, according to Elonna Visser, assistant director of University Services–Campus Housing. "Increases in enrollment as well as increases in the percentage of continuing students wanting to live on campus have increased the overall demand for campus housing," Visser said. The latest enrollment goals for the 2002-2003 school year […]