SPU has a long history of supporting web ownership and development, despite the growing demands of domain knowledge. Technology exists today that levels the playing field, allowing everyone an opportunity to engage the transformative benefits.
Art Foundations courses provide a shared experience for all art students and provide students with a baseline of skills that will be needed throughout their college career. Our primary goal is to cultivate the ability to analyze the […]
What is Academic Commons?
The SPU Academic Commons is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to engage the tools and pedagogies of digital scholarship in a collaborative and community-supported environment. This is a space to create knowledge, share resources, promote transparency and better understand how our digital identities shape our lives in terms of scholarship, faith and service.
We are flooded with messages and images of dieting and tips on “how to be thin” and “healthy”. Being thin has not always been desirable – it wasn’t until the 1800s that Americans became concerned with dieting. At […]
The Freshman 15, the idea that young adults in their first year of college gain approximately 15 pounds, is well-known and has been popularized in media – it was first mentioned in a Seventeen magazine article i […]
Eating disorders, such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder, pose a risk to college students’ physical and mental health. Despite eating disorders being more common among females, eating disorder p […]