Tuesday, July 05, 2005 Seattle Pacific University



CAMPUS NEWS & EVENTS

Pick Up Your Free Bus Pass

The 2005-06 Metro FlexPasses have arrived. The Metro FlexPass is free to all full-time (32 hrs/wk or more) regular employees of SPU during their employment period. The FlexPass is valid on any Metro Transit bus route as well as the Sounder train, and it can also be used for paying monthly Vanpool or Vanshare dues. To pick up a pass, bring your employee ID card to the Safety and Security Office, 601 West Emerson Street, and fill out an 0506 CTR Form and FlexPass Agreement. If you have any questions regarding the FlexPass program or alternative commuter methods, contact Program Assistant Justin Langhofer at (206) 281-2821, or visit the King County Metro Website. More




Let Us Know About Your Campus Events for 2005-06

Twice a year, the Office of University Communications publishes a community events brochure titled “Engage," highlighting a sampling of campus events of interest to the public. Previous brochures have invited neighbors to guest lectures, symposia, concerts, athletic events, gallery showings, theatre productions, etc. This brochure is sent to more than 35,000 alumni, friends, and Seattle neighbors. We are now collecting event information for the 2005-06 academic year, especially for Autumn and Winter Quarters. If you are planning an event of interest to the public, please forward the information to Tracy Norlen in University Communications at tcnorlen@spu.edu. We are also interested in any possible events you may be planning, so please send that information as well. If you have questions, contact Tracy at (206) 281-2977.




Campus Dining Summer Hours

Here are the hours for campus dining facilities this summer.
Gwinn Commons (hours generated by Conference Services. Check the SPU master calendar to see when Gwinn Commons is open).
Corner Place Market, Monday-Thursday, 7:45 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, 7:45 a.m.–4 p.m.
Subway in the Corner Place Market, Monday-Friday, open until 2 p.m.
Falcons' Landing is closed all summer.




SPU Night at the Mariners on September 13

Join SPU faculty, staff, students, alums, friends, and family at Safeco Field on Tuesday, September 13, to watch the Seattle Mariners play the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Game time is 7:05 p.m. Tickets are $10 each, and checks can be made payable to SPU. The deadline to order tickets is Thursday, August 11. However, tickets usually sell out before the order deadline date. To purchase tickets, contact Julia Weir in University Communications, Suite 116, at (206) 281-2051 or julia@spu.edu.




Summer Institute for Artists, Writers

The Glen Workshop, sponsored by Image: A Journal of Art and Religion, is an innovative and enriching program for artists and writers combining the best elements of a workshop, arts festival, and conference. The workshop will be held July 31–August 7 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Classes at “The Glen" are led by nationally known authors and artists. Small class sizes allow the faculty to pay close attention to each participant -- whether he or she is a beginner or well advanced in his or her craft. The Glen is also an illuminating conference on the relationship between art and religious faith, where participants practice and strengthen their craft and vision in community. Now published at SPU, Image is one of America's leading literary and arts journals, and explores the relationship between Judeo-Christian faith and art. For more information on The Glen, visit the Web page. More




Fac/Staff Bulletin Switches to Summer Schedule

The Fac/Staff Bulletin is published every other week during the summer. Be sure to send your announcements and news as early as possible to the Fac/Staff Bulletin editor (Tracy Norlen) at fsb-editor@spu.edu, or submit an item directly from the Fac/Staff Bulletin. The next deadline is Thursday, July 14. The next publication date is July 18.




FACULTY & STAFF NEWS

Pritchard Leaving SBE

The School of Business and Economics is saying goodbye to Nathan Pritchard, director of the Center for Professional Development. Nathan is leaving July 8 to work at ZymoGenetics and put his SPU M.B.A. into action. All of us in SBE thank Nathan for his service, support, and hard work during his years at SPU. SBE invites Nathan's campus colleagues and friends to an ice cream social farewell in the McKenna Hall conference room Thursday, July 7, 2-3 p.m. Please join us to offer your thanks, goodbyes, and congratulations to Nathan.




Welcome, Elaine

The Office of Human Resources would like the SPU community to join us in welcoming Elaine Stevens as the customer service mail clerk in mailing services. Welcome, Elaine.




CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Staff Positions

Administrative Assistant to the Associate VP and Dean of Student Life, Office of Student Life
Admissions Counselor, Admissions
Assistant Coach Women's Basketball, Athletics
Assistant Manager of Mailing and Copying Services, University Services
Budget Manager and Assistant to the Dean, School of Health Sciences
Continuing Education Operations Coordinator, School of Education
Data Management and Office Assistant, College of Arts and Sciences
Head Coach Women's Basketball, Athletics
Mail Clerk, Processing, University Services
Manager of OUS Administration and Campus Card Services, University Services
Office Manager and Event Coordinator, School of Business and Economics
Reference Librarian (Temporary), Learning Resources
Risk Management and Insurance Specialist, Finance Office
Security Officer I, (.8, interim), Safety and Security
Systems Analyst, Administrative Systems, Computer and Information Systems
Technical Accountant, Finance
Work Control Assistant, Facility and Project Management

For more information on all current staff vacancies, visit the Web site or stop by the human resources office. You can also call Kathleen Abbott at (206) 281-2591 with any questions about a job opening or to refer potential employees to SPU. More




Faculty Positions

Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting
Assistant/Associate Professor of Educational Administration
Assistant Professor of Science Education
Associate Professor of Special Education
Librarian, Business and Social Sciences
Assistant or Associate Professor of Nutrition

For more information on all current faculty vacancies, visit the Web site or call (206) 281-2508 with any questions about a job opening or to refer potential faculty members to SPU. More





Volume #32, Issue #26 | Published by: University Communications

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