News & Events Archives

2006 News Archives

Celebrating Memories, Friendships and Campus Life

This April brought the usual flood of alumni and special events for Homecoming Weekend, but it also brought a new level of involvement from current students with an SA-sponsored Heritage Week leading up to Homecoming.
Published: Apr 19, 2006 11:04am

Sri Lankan Director of Health Visits Angwin

Dr. Amal Harsha de Silva, Director of Health for Sri Lanka, visited Pacific Union College and St. Helena Hospital on Tuesday, April 11, during his family’s vacation in the U.S.
Published: Apr 17, 2006 11:05am

Contributions Fund a House in Nicaragua

At the all-school colloquy on April 6, Pacific Union College President Richard Osborn presented alumnus Jake Scheideman with a check for $8,388.
Published: Apr 17, 2006 11:05am

PUC Graduate Shares Musical Composition

Godfrey Miranda, a 2005 PUC graduate, returned to share his original musical composition with students at the first colloquy of spring quarter.
Published: Apr 17, 2006 11:04am

Students & Staff Serve in Mississippi, Louisiana and Peru

Imagine living in a 25-foot trailer, with knowledge that at the end of the year, you’ll have to move out and somehow find a job.
Published: Apr 14, 2006 11:06am

Alumna Translates Message of Hope

PUC alumna Sharon Fujimoto-Johnson recently published her first book-length translation, Rainbow Over Hell. Currently a free-lance writer, this 1997 PUC graduate shares with English-readers the true story of a man transformed from an assassin to a Seventh-day Adventist pastor.
Published: Apr 10, 2006 11:06am

New Academic Dean Chosen

On March 12, Nancy Lecourt accepted the invitation of the Pacific Union College board to serve as vice president for academic administration, starting July 1, 2006.
Published: Mar 21, 2006 11:07am

Biblical Scholar Speaks for the 2006 Longo Lecture

PUC students, faculty and staff were treated to the scholarly insights of Dr. Robert Alter, a professor of Hebrew and comparative literature at the University of California at Berkeley, for this year’s Longo Lecture.
Published: Mar 08, 2006 11:07am

Students Stage The Complete Works of Shakespeare (abridged)

In 10 high-energy performances from February 16 to March 5, three PUC students brought audiences a hilarious presentation of Shakespeare’s works—all condensed into a two-hour performance.
Published: Mar 07, 2006 11:08am

Schneider Selected as Walter Utt Professor

For college teachers who have to fit their research endeavors around a busy teaching schedule, an endowed research professorship is a priceless opportunity.
Published: Mar 02, 2006 11:08am