News & Events Archives

2012 News Archives

PUC Hosts Critically Acclaimed Author Maxine Hong Kingston

Critically acclaimed author Maxine Hong Kingston spoke at Pacific Union College, May 31, on the “Woman Warrior's Journey to Peace” in the latest and final installment for the year of the Colloquy Speaker Series.
Published: Jun 01, 2012 10:54am

Social Work Major Receives $30,000 Scholarship from PG&E

When PUC social work major Erica McCray went in to the PG&E office in Napa, Calif., on May 30, she thought she was interviewing for a chance at the company’s Bright Minds Scholarship.
Published: May 31, 2012 04:59pm

Pastor Elizabeth Talbot at PUC: "Where Sin Abounded, Grace Abounded Even More"

Elizabeth Talbot, former associate speaker for the Voice of Prophecy radio broadcast, spoke at PUC May 18 and 19 about God’s abounding love and the Holy Spirit’s calling for each person. 
Published: May 29, 2012 10:01am

Award-Winning Author Maxine Hong Kingston to Speak at Pacific Union College

Critically acclaimed author Maxine Hong Kingston will present at Pacific Union College’s Colloquy Speaker Series May 31.
Published: May 21, 2012 03:52pm

REVO 2012: Not Waiting on Our World to Change

On April 29, PUC’s fifth annual REVO event raised money for Project Pueblo—an organization working to eradicate global poverty. 
Published: May 14, 2012 11:06am

PUC Students and Faculty Present at Western Psychological Association Convention

Twenty-one students and four professors from PUC’s department of psychology presented the conclusions from six research projects at the 92nd annual convention of the Western Psychological Association (WPA) in San Francisco, April 26-29.
Published: May 10, 2012 04:18pm

Journalist Christof Putzel to PUC students: "Tell every story with passion"

Christof Putzel, a correspondent for Current TV’s Vanguard documentary series, spoke about his motivations and experiences as a young filmmaker to over 100 attendees at his afternoon presentation in PUC’s Scales Chapel.
Published: May 09, 2012 04:52pm

Alumnus and Congressional Candidate Visits PUC

One week after Pacific Union College’s annual Homecoming event, Justin Kim, class of 2001, made it back to Angwin for an unofficial homecoming of sorts. While there was not a Diogenes Lantern flower or class party in sight, it was still a weekend of much activity and reunion.
Published: May 04, 2012 01:35pm

Sister Helen Prejean at PUC: "End the machinery of death"

At a campus wide program at Pacific Union College May 3, Sister Helen Prejean, the noted social activist and author of Dead Man Walking, called for the end of the death penalty and a shift in focus from retributive to redemptive justice.
Published: May 04, 2012 01:32pm

College Focuses on Sustainability in Fifth Annual Green Week

Pacific Union College celebrated its annual Green Week, focusing on sustainable living in all aspects of life through a full week of programming, April 15-20. This is the fifth year of the event—a partnership between the PUC Green Club and the office of student services.
Published: Apr 24, 2012 03:29pm