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2013 News Archives

PUC Student Research Wins Top Honors at Western Psychological Association Convention

Over 30 Pacific Union College psychology students and faculty attended the 93rd Western Psychological Association (WPA) convention in Reno, Nev., April 25-28, to present undergraduate research projects.
Published: May 16, 2013 08:33am

Social Media 101 in the Napa Valley

Social business strategist Michael Brito will present a social media seminar on Friday, May 17, from 1-1:50 p.m. in Pacific Union College’s Scales Chapel. Admission is free.
Published: May 09, 2013 10:09am

Donated Equipment Enhances PUC Physics Education

Pacific Union College received a generous donation of cutting-edge laboratory equipment from B&K Precision to allow students in its physics department to acquire data more effectively and enhance learning.
Published: May 02, 2013 02:13pm

Filmmaker Jon Shenk and Alumnus Craig Hickerson Present for Green Week

PUC celebrated Green Week 2013 through various on-campus activities. Events included a fashion show featuring upcycled clothing, a “design your own” Green Week t-shirt, and a demonstration on gardening...
Published: Apr 19, 2013 12:35pm

Karl Haffner Honors Influential Pastor Morris Venden in Heubach Lecture

Karl Haffner, senior pastor at the Kettering Adventist Church in Ohio and author of a dozen devotional books, presented the 2013 Heubach Lecture on April 13.
Published: Apr 18, 2013 04:53pm

PUC Film Instructor Wins $10,000 from SONscreen Film Festival Pitchfest

Rajeev Sigamoney, director of the film and television program at Pacific Union College, was the winner of the eleventh annual SONscreen Film Festival's Pitchfest, April 5. He received $10,000 for his proposed "Decalogue 2.0" mini-series
Published: Apr 10, 2013 11:12am

PUC's Intramural Program First on List of Top Ten Intramural Programs in US

It’s a Wednesday night—8:30 p.m.—and the gymnasium is packed. The fact that it’s a weeknight doesn’t stop students and faculty alike from flooding into the Covered Wagon to participate. Team schedules constantly rotate, players hoping to advance after each game.
Published: Mar 29, 2013 09:48am

A Law Career, From Court to Court: Brittany Cheney

 Brittany Cheney’s law career began on the Pacific Union College basketball court. “To do well in law, you have to be competitive,” says the ‘07 alumna. “It’s the same thing with basketball."
Published: Mar 20, 2013 12:59pm

Asher Raboy Named PUC 2013-2014 Educator of the Year

Asher Raboy, M.F.A., artist in residence, was named the Pacific Union College 2013-2014 Educator of the Year at a special colloquy program on March 14. The title is awarded entirely by student votes. This is Raboy’s first time receiving the award.
Published: Mar 19, 2013 02:39pm

PUC Career Center Is Busy In February

The second week of February was a busy one for the Career & Counseling Center here at PUC, as it’s getting to that time of the year when students begin to accelerate their job search.
Published: Feb 26, 2013 11:43am