PUC Honored as a College of Distinction
Pacific Union College has been honored as a College of
Distinction for the 2014-2015 school year. PUC is one of a select group of
colleges to earn this prestigious designation, based on its excellence in Four
Distinctions: engaged students, great teaching, vibrant campus communities and
Thursday, August 14, 2014 4:48:45 PM
Honors Students Discover Beauty in Florence
Where better to view the work of the masters
than in the hub of European artistic ingenuity itself? That’s exactly what 15 students
in Pacific Union College’s Honors Program did this summer when spending four intensive
weeks studying art in Florence, Italy.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 4:48:20 PM
Service-Learning Program Grows
An important element of Pacific Union College’s mission is preparing
students for productive lives of useful human service, and during the 2013-2014
school year the college further committed to this calling by establishing a
formal service-learning program and hiring a service-learning coordinator.
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 11:50:42 AM
Young Students Preview College at PacificQuest 2014
Academically outstanding students in grades seven to nine
got a weeklong taste of college life from July 20-25 at PacificQuest, PUC’s
annual summer program. During the week, the 19 PacificQuest campers lived
on-campus and experienced college-level coursework.
Monday, July 28, 2014 4:55:48 PM
PUC at Soquel, Redwood, and Korean Camp Meetings
During the end of July and beginning of August,
Pacific Union College representatives travel to Seventh-day Adventist Camp
Meetings in northern and central California along with Adventists from around
the state to fellowship, meet alumni and friends, and to share what is
happening at the college.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:49:22 PM
PUC Introduces the 2014 Maxwell Scholars
Among the incoming freshman coming to Pacific Union
College in September are five exceptional students who have been chosen as this
year’s recipients of the Maxwell Scholarship.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 4:02:31 PM
Henderson Joins PUC as Campus Chaplain
Pacific Union College and the PUC Church are pleased to
welcome Pastor Jonathan Henderson to his new position as Pacific Union College
campus chaplain and associate pastor of the PUC Church, effective September 1,
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 4:29:18 PM
PUC Alumna Named First Woman Associate Dean of Andrews Seminary
Teresa Reeve, associate professor of New Testament
at Andrews University, has been appointed as the new associate dean of the
Andrews University Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary in Berrien
Thursday, July 03, 2014 1:54:19 PM
Jim Roy Publishes Biography on William Glasser
Pacific Union College Professor of Education Jim Roy has
published a biography of William Glasser, a pioneer in the field of psychiatry
through his research and publications on choice theory.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 4:50:38 PM
PUC Commencement Celebrates 382 Graduates
Beaming graduates and their families, exclamations of
“Congratulations!” and the faint scent of airborne corn tortillas filled
Commencement Grove at Pacific Union College, as the class of 2014 prepared to
graduate on Sunday, June 15. The class is the largest in eight years to
graduate from PUC, Napa Valley's only four-year college.
Friday, June 20, 2014 12:41:45 PM
PUC Adds New Bachelor’s in Emergency Services
Since 2007, students at Pacific Union College have
been able to pursue a unique and exciting degree by taking PUC’s A.S. in
emergency services. This fall, the emergency services program is expanding its
offerings with a new bachelor’s in emergency services.
Monday, June 09, 2014 2:47:27 PM
PUC Announces Largest Single Cash Gift in College’s History
On June 3, Pacific Union College’s President, Heather J.
Knight, Ph.D., announced the receipt of the largest single private gift in the
college’s 132-year history, a $2.4 million testamentary gift from the late Stephen
Ball, a twenty-year resident of the Napa Valley. The gift is for the
unrestricted support of Pacific Union College’s mission.
Thursday, June 05, 2014 2:23:27 PM
From PUC to NBC: Alumna Joanne Park Speaks for Colloquy
On May 29, Pacific Union College hosted Joanne Park for one of the
Colloquy Speakers Series’ final installments of the school year. Park graduated
from PUC in 2000 and is currently the Senior Director for Digital and Daytime Publicity
at NBC Entertainment.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014 2:37:02 PM
Pre-Law Forum Hosts Candidates for Napa County Supervisor
On May 21, the Pacific Union College’s Pre-Law Forum invited
the two candidates running for Napa County District Three Supervisor at to
speak on campus. Pacific Union College’s Angwin campus is located within
District Three, and students, faculty, and community members gathered twice
during the day to learn more about the two candidates and their unique visions
for Napa County.
Monday, June 02, 2014 2:29:05 PM
PUC Admissions Website Receives Awards
Pacific Union College’s new mobile friendly admissions website, launched in
February, has been recognized for achievement in both design and marketing.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 4:07:45 PM
Student Clubs Host Wanderlust Banquet
One of the final student-led club events of the busy school
year was held on Sunday, May 19, as the Mabuhay Filipino Club and Student
Organization of Latinos (SOL) joined creative forces to host a wanderlust-themed
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 3:52:55 PM
REVOfest 2014 Benefits Schoolchildren in Ethiopia
The highly anticipated and largest REVO event of the school year took place on Sunday, May 4, as the Pacific Union College community gathered for a concert, stuff sale, fashion show, and the yearly Spring Fest celebration.
Friday, May 16, 2014 2:12:23 PM
PUC Student and Faculty Research Wins Top Awards
A group of students and faculty from Pacific Union College’s department of psychology traveled to Portland, Ore., to attend the annual convention of the Western Psychological Association (WPA) on April 24-27.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 4:24:15 PM
The Path to Literacy: Author Matt de la Peña Speaks at PUC
Pacific Union College hosted critically acclaimed author Matt de la Peña during the May 1 installment of the Colloquy Speakers Series.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 4:19:05 PM
Exceptional Alumni and Professor Emeritus Honored at PUC Homecoming
Since 1882, Pacific Union College has been preparing students for a lifetime of service to God and humanity. From April 25-27, the college welcomed alumni back to its Angwin, Calif., campus to celebrate that heritage, share special memories, and to recognize the impact of PUC graduates.
Monday, May 05, 2014 9:02:29 AM