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What’s happening at SPU? This is where you’ll find the latest news about research, events, activities, achievements, and milestones in the life of SPU and its people.



  • Grace and Bob Ekblad

    2014 Medallion Award Winners

    Feb 9, 2014

    1982 alumni Bob and Gracie Ekblad founded a local ministry for migrant workers, prisoners, and gang members.

  • Rob Wall and Dave Nienhaus

    A Professorial Collaboration

    Feb 8, 2014

    Professors Rob Wall and Dave Nienhuis discuss Reading the Epistles of James, Peter, John and Jude as Scripture.

  • Women Who ROCK

    Visit SPU

    Feb 7, 2014

    “SPU Friday” on February 14 includes class visits, a campus tour, information about financial aid, and a free lunch.

  • Falcons

    No. 1 in NCAA Division II

    Feb 6, 2014

    Falcon runner McKayla Fricker races to nation's top time in the 800 meters at the recent UW Invitational.

  • Miracle Worker

    “The Miracle Worker”

    Feb 6, 2014

    The Theatre Department presents this drama based on the true story of teacher Annie Sullivan and her student, Helen Keller.

  • jennifer maier

    New Book of Poems

    Feb 5, 2014

    Award-winning poet and Professor of English Jennifer Maier will read from her new poetry collection Now, Now.

  • Rob Wall and Dave Nienhaus

    Creative Conversations

    Feb 4, 2014

    Theology professors Rob Wall and Dave Nienhuis talk about their new book — “a bite-sized introduction to the whole Bible.”

  • Ewald

    Early Writings by Women

    Feb 2, 2014

    Classics Professor Owen Ewald will explore examples of how women writing in Latin created literary works for new purposes.

  • Brass Ensemble

    SPU Symphony Orchestra Concert

    Jan 30, 2014

    Joining the orchestra will be the SPU String Quartet, Brass Choir, and Spokane Symphony violinist and SPU alumnus Jason Moody.

  • homecoming

    It's Homecoming 2014!

    Jan 30, 2014

    Welcome back to campus, alumni and friends. Check out the three-day schedule of events.

Char Skiff

Eight Countries in Three Months

Two 2008 SPU graduates visited eight African countries to help fund relief and development projects.

Finding Chief Kamiakin

SPU education professor named as finalist in the Washington State Book Awards in 2009.

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