New communication professor strives to live in God’s will

As a teacher, Peg Achterman lives to “be God’s person.” She believes her profession requires “sharing your own story”—which, she adds, “gives us a solid ground to stand on, to find out more about other people and ourselves.” The assistant professor of communication didn’t begin teaching at Seattle Pacific University by standing on the sidelines. […]

Policy targets sexual misconduct on campus

In response to recent federal mandates, Seattle Pacific University has implemented new procedures in its sexual misconduct policies with the start of the academic year. An increasing amount of reports of sexual assault on campuses across the country has prompted the recent focus. President Obama’s administration launched their “It’s On Us” campaign last month, a […]