New dean for the School of Education
Provost Jeff Van Duzer announced that after a nationwide search, Professor of Education and Director of Doctoral Programs Nyaradzo Mvududu was appointed dean of the School of Education.
Born and raised in Zimbabwe, Mvududu received an MBA from the University of Washington in 1996 and an EdD from SPU in 2002. She became an SPU faculty member in 2003, and her teaching and research focuses on both statistics and research.
Dean since 2008, Professor of Education Rick Eigenbrood is returning to a teaching faculty role within the School. Mvududu will begin her new role July 1.
Theatre: “Love’s Labor’s Lost”
April 19–21; April 26–28
7:30 p.m.; 2 p.m. matinee April 28
James Leon Chapman Stage, McKinley Hall
Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, with valid ID; $12 seniors (age 60 and over)
The SPU Theatre presents “Love’s Labor’s Lost,” a comedy by William Shakespeare about a king and his court who vow to abstain from earthly pleasures — sleep, food, and the very sight of women — for three full years. No sooner is the oath sworn than the Princess of France (and her ladies-in-waiting) arrive to negotiate an old treaty.Ticket are available through the Box Office, online, or by calling 206-281-2959.
Faculty Concert: Chamber Music From the Baltics and Scandinavia
Friday, April 27
7:30 p.m. | Nickerson Studios
National Day of Prayer
Thursday, May 3
Autumn Quarter registration begins
Monday, May 14
Students can choose from 69 majors and 55 minors, including the newest majors Mechanical Engineering, Criminal Justice, and Social Justice and Cultural Studies.
Ivy Cutting, Baccalaureate, Falcons Forever BBQ, Commencement, and more will happen during Commencement weekend. Find schedules and more at spu.edu/commencement.