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Bible Readings for October 2023
Long Awaited Revival
Winning at Conflict Mediation
Tamara Michalenko Terry
Upper Columbia Academy communication coordinator
Tamara Terry has also written for the
as a freelance writer in Spokane, Wash.
By Tamara Michalenko Terry
Tournament Provides Reunion Opportunities
For students at Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash., attending the Friendship Tournament at Walla Walla University (WWU) in College Place, Wash., is just as much about the friendship as it is the tournament. This annual basketball tourn...
UCA Staff, Students Clean Up Windstorm Damage
The bright morning sunshine was a nice change from the darkness village students experienced in their homes before heading to classes at Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash. Many village students lost power in the windstorm that struck o...
UCA Band Clinic Encourages Young Performers
Ah, the sounds of instruments tuning. These sounds suggest something great is coming shortly thereafter, and great it was as the Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) Band Clinic participants joined to form a large band on Sabbath, Jan. 23, in Spangle, Was...
UCA Dedicates Wallace Dining Commons
Alumni and friends were able to witness a miracle during Upper Columbia Academy’s 70th Alumni Homecoming on Sabbath, Oct. 3. The Wallace Dining Commons Dedication was scheduled on the program, but as of print time the remaining balance had not bee...
Social Media Helps Students Attend UCA
It was a simple Facebook post this summer: “Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) registration opens tomorrow morning at 8 a.m. There are TWENTY kids who are on the 'Waiting for a Miracle' list. Total financial miracle needed is $65,000 that must be commit...
UCA Students Enrich Their Community
For more than 20 years, Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) has been providing HOPE (Helping Other People Everywhere) to the Spokane, Wash., area. Linnea Torkelsen, UCA alumni and development director, was the first HOPE coordinator. Her assignment was t...
UCA Surprised by Friendship Tournament
Walla Walla University has an annual Friendship Tournament that provides the opportunity for different Adventist academy basketball teams to come and play each other. Held in several gyms in the area, the three-day event is a highlight for basketb...
UCC Hosts FaithWalk
The Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) Cascade and Columbia auditoriums in Spokane, Wash., were filled with women ready for a FaithWalk presented by UCC women’s ministries.