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Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.

“How to Eat Till We Are Full: Idolatry and How to Avoid It”
Thursday, January 22, 2015

New Testament scholar, theologian, and School of Theology faculty in-residence Dr. Stephen Fowl looks at how people of God lapse into worshiping false gods. Learn more.

Graduate Programs Open House
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

If you’re thinking about getting an advanced degree, plan to attend this evening event and learn about more than 40 SPU graduate programs, find out about financial aid options, and meet professors. Learn more.


King Lear
January 29-February 7, 2015

The SPU Theatre Department stages one of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies about a king who decides to divide his kingdom among his daughters, and the disastrous consequences that follow. Learn more.


Winter Concert Series
January 30-March 13, 2015


The Music Department offers a series of special concerts featuring nationally recognized student choirs, faculty musicians, and instrumental ensembles. Learn more.

“Beyond the Ivory Wall: India in Classical Literature” 
Thursday, February 12, 2015

Ancient Greece and Rome were fascinated with India, especially after Alexander the Great turned his army back from its edge. Owen Ewald, the C. May Marston Assistant Professor of Classics, will explore ways in which ancient classical literature portrays India, including as a fantastic land guarded by a wall of ivory and as an important trading partner for luxury goods. Learn more.

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