News & Events Archives

2014 News Archives

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

PUC Student and Faculty Research Wins Top Awards

A group of students and faculty from Pacific Union College’s department of psychology traveled to Portland, Ore., to attend the annual convention of the Western Psychological Association (WPA) on April 24-27.
Published: May 06, 2014 04:24pm

The Path to Literacy: Author Matt de la Peña Speaks at PUC

Pacific Union College hosted critically acclaimed author Matt de la Peña during the May 1 installment of the Colloquy Speakers Series.
Published: May 06, 2014 04:19pm

Exceptional Alumni and Professor Emeritus Honored at PUC Homecoming

Since 1882, Pacific Union College has been preparing students for a lifetime of service to God and humanity. From April 25-27, the college welcomed alumni back to its Angwin, Calif., campus to celebrate that heritage, share special memories, and to recognize the impact of PUC graduates.
Published: May 05, 2014 09:02am

Wheelbarrows and Water Filters: PUC Students Serve During Spring Break

Spring vacation can be a much-needed rest for Pacific Union College students who have just completed final exams after a tough ten weeks of winter quarter. Yet, each year groups of students give up their opportunity to spend time with family and take a break.
Published: May 02, 2014 01:02pm