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2016 News Archives

New Name for Department of Religion

As of July 1, 2016, Pacific Union College’s department of religion has been renamed the department of theology. The change was made to more accurately represent the department’s mission and scholarship focus.
Published: Jul 19, 2016 10:36am

PUC Mourns the Loss of Student Kevin Canavan

It is with much sadness we announce the upcoming services for Kevin Canavan, a senior business major who died on Wednesday, July 6, while working as a summer camp employee at Camp Wawona, in Wawona, Calif.
Published: Jul 12, 2016 10:23am

PUC Graduates Second Largest Class in 10 Years

On Sunday, June 12, for the 114th time on its campus, Pacific Union College celebrated its commencement exercises, with 393 students graduating.
Published: Jun 17, 2016 09:01am

PUC Student Projects Screened at 14th Annual Diogenes Film Festival

On May 26, Pacific Union College hosted the 14thDiogenes Film Festival at the Cameo Cinema in St. Helena. The annual event showcases the talents of both PUC’s visual art majors.
Published: Jun 10, 2016 12:40pm

Summer Classes at PUC Could Be For You

As students gear up for the fast approaching week of finals, most are excited to wave goodbye to school and head off to warmer weather, catching up on sleep, and days at the beach.
Published: Jun 07, 2016 02:07pm

PUC Women’s Volleyball Team Mentors Local Youth

For the past three years, the women’s volleyball team at Pacific Union College and The City of St. Helena’s Recreation Department have teamed up to provide a volleyball league for youth in the area. 
Published: May 27, 2016 09:39am

REVOfest 2016 Stands with Freeset

Spring is one of the most memorable seasons for students. It is a time when the campus community enjoys many festivities, including the highly anticipated REVOfest.
Published: May 24, 2016 03:20pm

Pacific Union College Introduces the 2016 Maxwell Scholars

Pacific Union College is proud to announce the recipients of the 2016 Maxwell Scholarship. Incoming freshmen Taylor Bothwell, Lydia Earles, Christian Im, Cheryl Wang, and Adrienne Weiss were chosen as the 2016 Maxwell Scholars.
Published: May 19, 2016 11:12am

College Launches New Scholar Athlete Recognition Program

A total of 16 athletes across six varsity sports at Pacific Union College were named as the inaugural recipients of the new Scholar Athlete Recognition Program at the annual Awards Colloquy this past Thursday, May 12.
Published: May 18, 2016 03:17pm

Freshman Sam Delaware Named Youth Photographer of the Year

Pacific Union College is delighted to announce Sam Delaware, an 18-year-old freshman photography major, has been named Youth Photographer of the Year in the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards. 
Published: May 02, 2016 01:12pm