News & Events Archives

2014 News Archives

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

Student Week of Prayer Highlights Personal Testimonies

The entire campus—students, staff, and faculty—gathered together as a community of faith during Student Week of Prayer.
Published: Apr 30, 2014 09:47am

Napa Valley Off-Road Triathlon Brings New Adventure to Howell Mountain

On April 27, Pacific Union College will present the Napa Valley Off-Road Triathlon, an event that will benefit the non-profit organization Clinica Verde. Clinica Verde promotes sustainable health care for the underserved populations of rural Nicaragua.
Published: Apr 22, 2014 04:34pm

A Place to Meet Jesus: Students Serve During Mission Trip to Arizona

After dust storms, construction, and more than 40 hours of driving, a group from Pacific Union College can say that they experienced a unique, service-focused spring break.
Published: Apr 22, 2014 02:18pm

Business Professor John Nunes Named Educator of the Year

John Nunes, Ph.D., associate professor of business administration, was named the Pacific Union College 2014 Educator of the Year at a special Colloquy program dedicated to honoring the college’s excellent faculty and highlighting the important work happening each day as teachers and students interact in the classroom.
Published: Apr 11, 2014 11:50am

PUC Women’s Volleyball Announces Spring Clinics and Summer Camps

Pacific Union College’s women’s volleyball program is excited to announce off- season camps and clinics for girls from Napa County between the ages of nine and 18.
Published: Apr 07, 2014 11:16am

PUC Launches New Ministry to Connect to the Pacific Union

Pacific Union College’s office of enrollment services has launched a new ministry called Connect to share the spiritual experience at the college with churches, schools, and other groups within the Pacific Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
Published: Apr 04, 2014 02:16pm

Free Tax Preparation Program Provides Refunds and Learning Opportunities

Beginning in mid-February, students in Pacific Union College’s Individual Taxation class participated in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at the Up Valley Family Center in St Helena, Calif.
Published: Mar 24, 2014 02:38pm

“Unsung Hero” Recognized by Dalai Lama Teaches PUC Course

Susan Dix Lyons is familiar with social innovation. The founder and Chief Executive Officer of the nonprofit Clinica Verde is active every day in making the world a better place.
Published: Mar 18, 2014 03:54pm

Pioneers Basketball Ends Season with Multiple Player Honors

Pacific Union College’s Pioneers basketball season ended with honors for players on both the men’s and women’s teams. In addition to these post-season honors, the Lady Pioneers basketball team had their best season in over a decade.
Published: Mar 10, 2014 09:23am