SPOKANE, Wash. – Scott Maw, executive vice-president and chief financial officer for Starbucks Coffee Company, will discuss “What is the Role and Responsibility of a For-Profit Public Company?” at Gonzaga University’s 6th annual Aram Lecture on Business Ethics at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 29 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium. The free lecture follows a 5:30 p.m. reception.
SPOKANE, Wash. – For the second year in a row, Gonzaga University accounting students working with the IRS and United Way have helped generate more than $1 million in refunds through their free income tax return preparation efforts for low- and middle-income Spokane residents. Students from Eastern Washington University and Whitworth University joined the efforts.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will host the 19th Annual African American Spokane Community Graduation Celebration at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 25 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. This event marks the 11th year that Gonzaga has sponsored and hosted the celebration.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Humanities Washington will honor poet and Gonzaga University English Professor Tod Marshall with the 2015 Humanities Washington Award at the Bedtime Stories fundraiser Oct. 23 at the Spokane Club. The reception will begin at 6 p.m.
A team of Gonzaga University students captured first place in the second annual Ethics Bowl, sponsored by the Independent Colleges of Washington. The competition included teams from the ICW’s 10 member colleges and universities.
Three members of Gonzaga University’s Board of Regents, one Trustee and senior Sara Wendland shared with students their best advice recently on “How to Rock the Workforce.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – Clarence H. “Bud” Barnes, a professor of economics and dean emeritus of the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration, is among four leaders who will be introduced into the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame in ceremonies May 13 at the Davenport Hotel. Tickets to the event may be purchased online.
Father Greg Boyle, S.J., founder of the nation’s largest gang intervention program, will be the keynote speaker at Gonzaga’s undergraduate ceremony May 10 – one of Gonzaga’s three 122nd commencement exercises May 9-10.
Gonzaga honored John and Donna Luger with its Ignatian Spirit Award at the eighth annual Ignatian Gala at the downtown Convention Center on April 9.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through May 10. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series is delighted to welcome best-selling author Michael Gurian as the concluding speaker in this year’s series. Gurian will read from his work at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 15 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. Like all readings in the popular series, this event is free and open to the public.
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SPOKANE, Wash. – The recent social media trend of challenging friends to dump buckets of ice over their heads for the ALS Association has inspired Gonzaga University senior Scott Alderson and his brother Matt, a Seattle University freshman. The brothers have developed an Apple app called 1Up Challenges to take such competitions to the next level.
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Brian Higginson, associate professor of human physiology at Gonzaga University, is conducting research to help save the lives of American military troops and law enforcement personnel.
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SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University alumna Karen Krantz has won the 2014-15 Milken Educator Award, which includes an unrestricted $25,000 award. Krantz, who earned a bachelor’s degree in general studies from Gonzaga in 2000, is a sixth-grade teacher at Adams Elementary School in Spokane.
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SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Career Center and the Gonzaga Alumni Mentor Program (GAMP) will host a panel discussion on crafting meaningful international careers starting at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 9 in the Jundt Art Museum Auditorium, Room 110. The Gonzaga community is invited to engage in the discussion.