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Institute for Hate Studies Director Hoover to Discuss ‘Engaging Communities for Justice’ Sept. 26

Institute for Hate Studies Director Hoover to Discuss ‘Engaging Communities for Justice’ Sept. 26

Posted on September 22, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Kristine Hoover, director of the Gonzaga University Institute for Hate Studies, will discuss “Engaging Communities for Justice” at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 26 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The public lecture’s cost of $20 includes lunch.

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National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

Posted on September 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Laurie Arnold, assistant professor of history and director of Gonzaga University’s Native American Studies program, a $138,662 grant to host a Summer Institute for faculty development titled “The Native American West: A Case Study of the Columbia Plateau.”

‘Summer in Williston’ Internship Program Wins Community Partnership Award

‘Summer in Williston’ Internship Program Wins Community Partnership Award

Posted on September 21, 2017

WILLISTON, N.D. – Williston Economic Development and the Small Business Development Center honored Gonzaga University’s innovative annual “Summer in Williston” Internship Program recently as the winner of its Community Partnership Award at the 2017 Williston Economic Development awards.

Students, Faculty & Staff March on 48th Annual Pilgrimage to N. Idaho Cataldo Mission

Students, Faculty & Staff March on 48th Annual Pilgrimage to N. Idaho Cataldo Mission

Posted on September 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Some 120 Gonzaga University students, Jesuits, faculty, staff, alumni, family and friends are took part Saturday in the University’s 48th annual Pilgrimage to the historic Mission of the Sacred Heart – or Cataldo Mission – in Cataldo, Idaho.

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U.S. News & World Report: Gonzaga No. 4 Best Regional University, No. 3 for Undergraduate Teaching

U.S. News & World Report: Gonzaga No. 4 Best Regional University, No. 3 for Undergraduate Teaching

Posted on September 11, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – U.S. News & World Report, in its annual college rankings released today, ranks Gonzaga University the 4th best regional university in the West for the third straight year and the No. 7 best value – up from No. 13 last year. Gonzaga’s School of Engineering and Applied Science is the 19th best (tie) engineering program nationwide (at engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor’s or master’s).

‘Vaccines to End Cancer’ Headlines Inaugural Community Lecture Series Sept. 14 at Gonzaga

‘Vaccines to End Cancer’ Headlines Inaugural Community Lecture Series Sept. 14 at Gonzaga

Posted on September 7, 2017

SPOKANE – Nora Disis, M.D., renowned cancer researcher and University of Washington School of Medicine associate dean for translational science, will discuss “Vaccines to End Cancer” at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 14 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom at Gonzaga University.

Jundt Exhibition ‘Karen Laub-Novak: A Catholic Expressionist in Age of Vatican II’  Opens Sept. 9

Jundt Exhibition ‘Karen Laub-Novak: A Catholic Expressionist in Age of Vatican II’ Opens Sept. 9

Posted on September 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University presents a traveling exhibition of works created by Roman Catholic artist Karen Laub-Novak (1937-2009). The display, “Karen Laub-Novak: A Catholic Expressionist in the Age of Vatican II,” will be featured in the museum’s Jundt Galleries from Sept. 9-Jan. 6 (2018).

Boat-Building Project Led by Alumna Marcy Ray Serves as Vessel for Learning

Boat-Building Project Led by Alumna Marcy Ray Serves as Vessel for Learning

Posted on September 1, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University alumna Marcy Ray, a first-year English Language Development teacher at Shaw Middle School, led a summer-school project to build a traditional Marshallese outrigger sailboat. The effort, featured in an article in The Spokesman-Review, culminated in the boat’s launch this month at Fish Lake.

Gonzaga School of Law Launches Center for Civil and Human Rights

Gonzaga School of Law Launches Center for Civil and Human Rights

Posted on August 31, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Law is launching a new Center for Civil and Human Rights this fall to further its mission-based commitment to public service and social justice, and to advance understanding of the law surrounding civil rights and civil liberties.

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 19

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 19

Posted on August 31, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Law will present the 2017 Red Mass for the Legal Profession at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 19 at the University Chapel in College Hall (502 E. Boone Ave). A reception will follow from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Globe Room at Cataldo Hall.

Sierra Magazine Names Gonzaga to List of Eco-Literate ‘Cool Schools’

Sierra Magazine Names Gonzaga to List of Eco-Literate ‘Cool Schools’

Posted on August 31, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Sierra magazine has named Gonzaga University to its 11th annual “Cool Schools” list, recognizing the nation’s most eco-literate colleges and universities. Gonzaga is among 227 sustainable four-year, degree-granting U.S. undergraduate colleges and universities on the list.

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Gonzaga Hosts 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21

Gonzaga Hosts 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21

Posted on August 28, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Top researchers and thought-leaders focused on hate and justice will participate in the 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21 at Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center.

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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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Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Posted on August 4, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kate Hewitt, a 2013 Gonzaga University alumna, has been awarded a prestigious and highly competitive Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship for the fall 2017 semester and will spend six to nine months working with the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.

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Gonzaga Hosts Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference Sept. 30

Gonzaga Hosts Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference Sept. 30

Posted on September 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will also host the free Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference, designed to serve and support military veterans and active-duty service members and dependents in the Spokane community, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 30 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom.