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Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Posted on October 22, 2014

Professor Jerri Shepard has developed a course titled “Intercultural Competence Development” to help Gonzaga University students better understand and appreciate people from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

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Students Meet High Court Justices

Students Meet High Court Justices

Posted on October 22, 2014

Three classes of Gonzaga University undergraduates had the opportunity this month to ask five Washington State Supreme Court justices anything they wished during an hour-long forum at Gonzaga Law School.

Sister Tesa’s Opus

Sister Tesa’s Opus

Posted on October 16, 2014

Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, who directs a nonprofit organization in Queens, New York, dedicated to transforming the lives of female offenders and their children, receives the 2014 Opus Prize and $1 million to advance her work.

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Posted on October 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this fall with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Aristotle?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 22 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

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Global Humanitarians Arrive for Announcement of $1 Million Opus Prize on Thursday

Global Humanitarians Arrive for Announcement of $1 Million Opus Prize on Thursday

Posted on October 14, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University and the Opus Prize Foundation will honor three exemplary faith-based humanitarians and award one with the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize this Thursday evening, Oct. 16. Two finalists will receive $100,000 each to advance their social change initiatives. The finalists are Sister Teresa Fitzgerald of Hour Children, Queens, New York; Gollapalli Israel, of the Janodayam Social Education Centre in Chennai, India; and Rev. Joseph Maier, of the Mercy Centre Human Development Foundation in Bangkok.

Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Present at ‘Bedtime Stories’ Oct. 17

Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Present at ‘Bedtime Stories’ Oct. 17

Posted on September 29, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Tod Marshall, Gonzaga University professor of English and poet, is among several of the Northwest’s celebrated authors who will present their short works inspired by the theme “Bump in the Night” at Bedtime Stories – an Oct. 17 event at the Spokane Club event to support Humanities Washington.

Gonzaga University Statement on Sept. 25 Incident

Gonzaga University Statement on Sept. 25 Incident

Posted on September 25, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University campus buildings were cleared as safe for re-entry and use at approximately 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 25 following a non-specific bomb threat called in to the Spokane Police Department from an off-campus phone.

State Supreme Court Hears Arguments at Gonzaga Law School Oct. 2

State Supreme Court Hears Arguments at Gonzaga Law School Oct. 2

Posted on September 24, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The nine justices of the Washington State Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in three cases on Thursday, Oct. 2 in the Gonzaga University School of Law Barbieri Courtroom. The hearings, which are open to the public, will begin at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Gonzaga Law School Offers Free Legal Aid to Community

Gonzaga Law School Offers Free Legal Aid to Community

Posted on September 23, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – For the third consecutive year, Gonzaga University School of Law students will work with local attorneys and service organizations to provide free community legal assistance. Students will help military veterans with free estate planning through the WA Vets Will Clinic, and will help adults get their juvenile records sealed.

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Posted on September 22, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Susan Norwood, nursing professor at Gonzaga University, has received a Fulbright Specialist appointment to travel to Benin, West Africa, to provide education and training in the area of injury control and prevention health services.

President McCulloh’s Statement on Appointment of Bishop Cupich to Archdiocese of Chicago

President McCulloh’s Statement on Appointment of Bishop Cupich to Archdiocese of Chicago

Posted on September 20, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington — Today the Holy Father announced his appointment of the Most Reverend Blase Cupich, sixth Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Spokane, to become the ninth Archbishop of Chicago.

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Gonzaga University Events through Oct. 31

Gonzaga University Events through Oct. 31

Posted on October 14, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through Oct. 31. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.

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Celebrating Gonzaga-in-Florence at 50

Celebrating Gonzaga-in-Florence at 50

Posted on May 14, 2014

The University celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Gonzaga-in-Florence and the “Renaissance within” many that the flagship study abroad program continues to foster.

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Gonzaga Law School Launches J.D. Program for Internationally Educated Lawyers

Gonzaga Law School Launches J.D. Program for Internationally Educated Lawyers

Posted on September 11, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Legal issues do not stop at national borders, and that is why the Gonzaga University School of Law has developed its new Juris Doctor (J.D.) for Internationally Educated Lawyers, a program designed to prepare international law graduates for transnational legal practice relating to U.S. clients or transactions.

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300 Expected Saturday for Gonzaga’s 45th Annual Pilgrimage to Cataldo Mission

300 Expected Saturday for Gonzaga’s 45th Annual Pilgrimage to Cataldo Mission

Posted on September 9, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Some 300 Gonzaga University students, Jesuits, faculty, staff, alumni, family and friends are expected to take part in the University’s 45th annual Pilgrimage to the historic Mission of the Sacred Heart – or Cataldo Mission – in Cataldo, Idaho on Saturday, Sept. 13. Pilgrimage is open to all members of the Gonzaga community.