News & Events Archives

2008 News Archives

Digital Art Photography: Photos on the Coast

For several summers now, digital cameras (and their owners) have been collecting at Pacific Union College’s station at Albion. A one-week digital art photography course brings photographers of all levels — and their families — to the cabins in the estuary valley.
Published: Aug 11, 2008 09:48am

SIFE PUC: Face-to-Face in the Community

This year, a SIFE team formed at PUC, bringing three significant projects to the campus and community — and winning recognition at the regional competition.
Published: Jul 16, 2008 09:57am

Alum Opens Dermatology Practice in St. Helena

Makala Anders has been interested in skin since he was a kid. As a child he often wondered why he was so pale compared to his dark-skinned Polynesian father and set to find out.
Published: Jul 11, 2008 09:28am

Summer School of Art: Painting on the Coast

Every summer for 41 years, artists have been convening at the Albion Field Station on the Mendocino coast. There, the Summer School of Art brings people of all ages, all levels of expertise, and from a variety of places together in a green valley beside the Albion River estuary.
Published: Jul 02, 2008 10:47am

PUC Adds Environmental Studies Major

In the fall of 2008, Pacific Union College students will be offered a new major in environmental studies. The interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science degree will be based in the biology department and allow students to choose a specialization from a variety of course electives.
Published: Jun 19, 2008 11:34am

Graduating the Class of 2008

On Father’s Day, June 15, 2008, the 317 graduates of the Pacific Union College Class of 2008 marched through the PUC Grove to receive 338 associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees.
Published: Jun 17, 2008 09:51am

Out of PUC: Where Our Grads Are Now

Recent grads of Pacific Union College headed into a wide world of options and are making their place in communities around the world.
Published: Jun 13, 2008 09:22am

Alumnus Inspires Well-being In Swedish Teens

She works with middle school students on the outskirts of Stockholm, Sweden. She travels the United States, Europe and Asia presenting to professionals in her field.
Published: Jun 10, 2008 09:25am

Third Annual Student Film Festival

Six short films in drama, suspense, music video, science fiction, and documentary were screened — in addition to an extra comedy feature from the archives of film and television instructor Stephen Eyer.
Published: Jun 06, 2008 12:16pm

Look Good, Feel Great: The PUC Health Fair

There was celebratory atmosphere in and around the Pacific Union College dining commons on May 29. That’s not always what you expect at a health fair, but the “Look Good, Feel Great” fair organized by PUC Health Services found fun, hands-on ways to present very serious, life-changing information.
Published: Jun 03, 2008 01:57pm