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2014 News Archives

Young Students Preview College at PacificQuest 2014

Academically outstanding students in grades seven to nine got a weeklong taste of college life from July 20-25 at PacificQuest, PUC’s annual summer program. During the week, the 19 PacificQuest campers lived on-campus and experienced college-level coursework.
Published: Jul 28, 2014 04:55pm

PUC at Soquel, Redwood, and Korean Camp Meetings

During the end of July and beginning of August, Pacific Union College representatives travel to Seventh-day Adventist Camp Meetings in northern and central California along with Adventists from around the state to fellowship, meet alumni and friends, and to share what is happening at the college.
Published: Jul 24, 2014 04:49pm

PUC Introduces the 2014 Maxwell Scholars

Among the incoming freshman coming to Pacific Union College in September are five exceptional students who have been chosen as this year’s recipients of the Maxwell Scholarship.
Published: Jul 22, 2014 04:02pm

Henderson Joins PUC as Campus Chaplain

Pacific Union College and the PUC Church are pleased to welcome Pastor Jonathan Henderson to his new position as Pacific Union College campus chaplain and associate pastor of the PUC Church, effective September 1, 2014.
Published: Jul 08, 2014 04:29pm

PUC Alumna Named First Woman Associate Dean of Andrews Seminary

Teresa Reeve, associate professor of New Testament at Andrews University, has been appointed as the new associate dean of the Andrews University Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Mich.
Published: Jul 03, 2014 01:54pm

Jim Roy Publishes Biography on William Glasser

Pacific Union College Professor of Education Jim Roy has published a biography of William Glasser, a pioneer in the field of psychiatry through his research and publications on choice theory.
Published: Jun 25, 2014 04:50pm

PUC Commencement Celebrates 382 Graduates

Beaming graduates and their families, exclamations of “Congratulations!” and the faint scent of airborne corn tortillas filled Commencement Grove at Pacific Union College, as the class of 2014 prepared to graduate on Sunday, June 15. The class is the largest in eight years to graduate from PUC, Napa Valley's only four-year college.
Published: Jun 20, 2014 12:41pm

PUC Adds New Bachelor’s in Emergency Services

Since 2007, students at Pacific Union College have been able to pursue a unique and exciting degree by taking PUC’s A.S. in emergency services. This fall, the emergency services program is expanding its offerings with a new bachelor’s in emergency services.
Published: Jun 09, 2014 02:47pm

PUC Announces Largest Single Cash Gift in College’s History

On June 3, Pacific Union College’s President, Heather J. Knight, Ph.D., announced the receipt of the largest single private gift in the college’s 132-year history, a $2.4 million testamentary gift from the late Stephen Ball, a twenty-year resident of the Napa Valley. The gift is for the unrestricted support of Pacific Union College’s mission.
Published: Jun 05, 2014 02:23pm

From PUC to NBC: Alumna Joanne Park Speaks for Colloquy

On May 29, Pacific Union College hosted Joanne Park for one of the Colloquy Speakers Series’ final installments of the school year. Park graduated from PUC in 2000 and is currently the Senior Director for Digital and Daytime Publicity at NBC Entertainment.
Published: Jun 03, 2014 02:37pm