News & Events Archives

2010 News Archives

Students Experience Japan

It's a June day in Atami, Japan, and a group of students and professors are getting a new lodging experience at a ryokan, a traditional Japanese inn where they sleep on mats on the floor, wear yukata (casual summer kimonos), and eat traditional food.
Published: Jul 01, 2010 11:35am

Dr. Knight Writes from Atlanta

Joining tens of thousands of Adventists from around the world in Atlanta, Georgia, Pacific Union College is represented at the 2010 General Conference Session of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Published: Jun 29, 2010 12:05pm

Gearing Students for Success

At the center of academic success at Pacific Union College is the Teaching and Learning Center (TLC). The TLC provides students with comprehensive academic support, helping students develop competencies that directly enhance their success in the classroom.
Published: Jun 23, 2010 01:57pm

PUC Director Named Honorary Commander

In a ceremony held at the David Grant Medical Center at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., Debra Winkle, the director of Med Tech/LVN to RN programs for Pacific Union College, was made an Honorary Commander of the 60th Medical Group’s Inpatient Operations Squadron at David Grant USAF Medical Center.
Published: Jun 17, 2010 11:50am

Graduates Earn 305 Degrees

The usual fair weather and crowds of well-wishers signaled the 2010 commencement weekend, starting on Friday evening, June 11. Graduates, 290 in all, were honored and recognized in various ways throughout the weekend and received 305 degrees on Sunday, June 13.
Published: Jun 15, 2010 09:43am

Student Produces "Taking Haiti Home"

"Taking Haiti Home," young filmmaker Tim Wolfer's first major production, tells a story from on the ground in a post-earthquake Haitian orphanage called La Maison des Enfants de Dieu.
Published: Jun 11, 2010 01:05pm

Summer Art on the Coast

For photographers at all levels, Pacific Union College's summer classes at the Albion Field Station provide a rare opportunity for plein-air photography, complete with family-friendly lodging and dining at the field station.
Published: Jun 07, 2010 09:51am

Douglas Recognized as Educator of the Year

On May 27 at an all-school colloquy program at Pacific Union College, history professor Ileana Douglas was awarded the 2010-2011 Educator of the Year award. Known as the "best mother on campus," Douglas is widely appreciated both for her teaching enthusiasm and her personal interactions with students.
Published: Jun 01, 2010 09:47am

Students Meet Candidates

In a mini political series at Pacific Union College in May, the communication department invited the three candidates running for Napa County District 3 Supervisor to speak on campus during three different lunch hours.
Published: May 28, 2010 11:54am

Students Take on Social Justice Project

Every year, a group of students heads to the State Capitol armed with new knowledge about the legislative project, passionate about a cause, and ready for real-world experience with social justice.
Published: May 27, 2010 10:54am