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Amanda Clark to Discuss ‘China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J.’ Nov. 20

Amanda Clark to Discuss ‘China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J.’ Nov. 20

Posted on November 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Amanda Clark, Ph.D., director of the library and associate dean of special programs at Whitworth University, will discuss “China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J., and the End of the Mission in Catholic Shanghai,” at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 20 in the Hemmingson Center Auditorium at Gonzaga University.

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Gonzaga Surpasses Original Campaign Goal, Focusing Efforts Now on ISE Facility and Continued Scholarship Growth

Gonzaga Surpasses Original Campaign Goal, Focusing Efforts Now on ISE Facility and Continued Scholarship Growth

Posted on November 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Nearly two years after launching Gonzaga Will: The Campaign for Our Future, the largest capital campaign in Gonzaga’s history, the University is proud to announce that, due to the unmatched generosity of Gonzaga’s community of supporters, it has exceeded its original fundraising goal of $250 million. With this achievement comes a continued focus on growing the University’s endowment as well as building a new Integrated Science and Engineering facility, Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh announced today.

Study Abroad Participation Increases 22.5 Percent among Gonzaga Undergraduates

Study Abroad Participation Increases 22.5 Percent among Gonzaga Undergraduates

Posted on November 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A total of 654 Gonzaga University undergraduates studied abroad in 2016-17, a 22.5 percent increase from the previous year, to rank GU No. 14 nationwide (among peer institutions) for the number of undergraduates who studied abroad last year, according to the 2017 Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education.

Gonzaga Conserves, Employs Renewable Energy Credits in Aim to Achieve Climate Neutrality

Gonzaga Conserves, Employs Renewable Energy Credits in Aim to Achieve Climate Neutrality

Posted on November 14, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University recently increased its purchase of renewable energy credits (RECs) to cover 44 percent of its electricity usage and has taken other steps to conserve energy, furthering its commitment to sustainability and its Climate Action Plan goal to achieve climate neutrality – zero emissions – by 2050.

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‘Classic’ Matchups Mark 10th Season of Jesuit Basketball Spotlight

‘Classic’ Matchups Mark 10th Season of Jesuit Basketball Spotlight

Posted on November 13, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This fall, the Jesuit Basketball Spotlight program will mark a decade highlighting the mission of Jesuit education through basketball with two Jesuit Basketball Classics, played by four men’s and women’s teams. On Friday, Dec. 1, Gonzaga University will host Creighton University in a nationally televised men’s matchup on ESPN2.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Posted on November 10, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the public to the John J. Hemmingson Center (702 E. Desmet Ave.), first-floor rotunda, at noon, Thursday, Nov. 16 to link arms with Gonzaga faculty, staff and students to form a human chain of solidarity to mark the United Nations’ annual International Day of Tolerance.

Zags Top Nation in Graduation Success Rate

Zags Top Nation in Graduation Success Rate

Posted on November 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga student-athletes are graduating at a rate of 99 percent according to the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) numbers released by the NCAA this week, which is tied for the highest percentage in the nation.

View Angela Davis’ Oct. 25 Lecture at Gonzaga

View Angela Davis’ Oct. 25 Lecture at Gonzaga

Posted on November 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A video of the Oct. 25 lecture by scholar and activist Angela Davis, Ph.D., presented by the Gonzaga University Center for Public Humanities at the Hemmingson Center Ballroom on campus, is now available for the public to view at www.gonzaga.edu/publichumanities.

Athletics Director Mike Roth Speaks at Nov. 14 Gonzaga Guild Event

Athletics Director Mike Roth Speaks at Nov. 14 Gonzaga Guild Event

Posted on November 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University Director of Athletics Mike Roth joins the Gonzaga Guild Lecture series Tuesday, Nov. 14 for a conversation about the University’s athletics program. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, begins at 10 a.m. in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room.

Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Posted on November 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Monica Elenes, a junior transfer from Seattle, cannot imagine her life without melodies. Throughout her childhood, she sang in church, listened to hip-hop and music in Spanish with her family, and wrote songs with her older brother.

School of Education Launches School Psychology Program to Meet Growing Demand

School of Education Launches School Psychology Program to Meet Growing Demand

Posted on November 2, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Education announces the approval and launch of its Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in School Psychology program to help meet the growing demand for school psychologists in PreK-12 education in the state and nationwide.

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Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series Continues Nov. 29 with ‘WA129’ Poetry Readings

Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series Continues Nov. 29 with ‘WA129’ Poetry Readings

Posted on November 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Following a powerful nonfiction presentation by scholar and activist Angela Davis, the 2017-18 Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series continues with readings from the poetry anthology “WA129” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29 in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

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Zag Nation Celebrates 5th Gonzaga Day

Zag Nation Celebrates 5th Gonzaga Day

Posted on February 22, 2017

Gonzaga University supporters everywhere united on Feb. 11 to celebrate “Gonzaga Will” on the fifth annual Gonzaga Day.

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Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Posted on October 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry welcomes its first Distinguished Alumni Researcher, Professor Nicole Bush, to discuss “How Early Life Stress ‘Gets Under the Skin’ and What We Can Do About It” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 1 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Posted on October 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Latin American Studies Association’s section on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples has selected Gonzaga University to host the 6th Conference on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples in Latin America and the Caribbean. The conference is set for fall 2019 with exact dates to be determined.