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2014 News Archives

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

Pre-Law Forum Hosts Candidates for Napa County Supervisor

On May 21, the Pacific Union College’s Pre-Law Forum invited the two candidates running for Napa County District Three Supervisor at to speak on campus. Pacific Union College’s Angwin campus is located within District Three, and students, faculty, and community members gathered twice during the day to learn more about the two candidates and their unique visions for Napa County.
Published: Jun 02, 2014 02:29pm

PUC Admissions Website Receives Awards

Pacific Union College’s new mobile friendly admissions website, launched in February, has been recognized for achievement in both design and marketing. 
Published: May 28, 2014 04:07pm

Student Clubs Host Wanderlust Banquet

One of the final student-led club events of the busy school year was held on Sunday, May 19, as the Mabuhay Filipino Club and Student Organization of Latinos (SOL) joined creative forces to host a wanderlust-themed banquet.
Published: May 28, 2014 03:52pm

REVOfest 2014 Benefits Schoolchildren in Ethiopia

The highly anticipated and largest REVO event of the school year took place on Sunday, May 4, as the Pacific Union College community gathered for a concert, stuff sale, fashion show, and the yearly Spring Fest celebration.
Published: May 16, 2014 02:12pm