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Convocation Features Pioneering Surgeon Leonard Bailey

PUC’s student body, from excited freshmen to seasoned seniors, packed into the PUC Church on September 25 to attend the first gathering of fall quarter’s Colloquy Speaker Series.

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PUC Welcomes New Students

Phaidra Knight’s first class doesn’t start until nine in the morning on Monday, but the new Pacific Union College freshman is already making PUC home. Like the rest of her peers in the PUC Class of 2018, Knight arrived on campus with a car full of boxes on September 17 for new student orientation ready to join the PUC community.

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Meet Your New SA President: Daniel DeCaires

Daniel DeCaires has a passion for Pacific Union College and is ready to lead. DeCaires, a senior from Benicia, Calif., majoring in business administration, will be serving as the president of PUC’s Student Association (SA) during the 2014-2015 school year, which begins September 22.

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Student Blogs | Jasmine Kelly

Posted on October 15, 2010 at 10:20 am

When I graduated from high school, the last thing I thought about was approaching senior year in college. Now that the time has come, I’m surprised to see that it's not as scary as I thought it would be. I thought I would be going crazy in my first few weeks of being a senior, but to be honest, it’s nice coming back to being busy, meeting deadlines, taking notes, and filling up my empty planner. I am finally at ease and staying on top of my classes and my job. It’s good to be back in school-mode!

Having stayed at PUC all summer, I knew they were renovating around the campus, and so far they’ve done a great job. The new look of the dining commons is very impressive and has a nice modern look to it. It looks like they’ve taken on more projects with landscaping, too. I thought the campus was beautiful before, but it’s beginning to look pretty gorgeous, just in time for Parents Weekend.

I’m really looking forward to this Parents Weekend in particular because I haven’t been home since Christmas break. Even though home is just an hour away in Oakland, I haven’t had the chance to visit my mom so I’m seriously happy to see her. I’ll probably take her on a tour to show her all the things they’ve done to the campus in the past few months. She’s going to love it! 

While I have that to look forward to, I just hope I can continue to stay on top of my class work and adjust to catching up on some sleep so I can get everything I need done and get started on my senior thesis project. All in all, it’s been a great year so far, and I can’t wait to see what the rest of it will bring!

Jasmine Kelly
Senior Photography and Graphic Design Major