Latest ArticlesNews Service RSS

White House to Honor Alumnus Cory Notestine on Jan. 30 as National School Counselor of Year

White House to Honor Alumnus Cory Notestine on Jan. 30 as National School Counselor of Year

Posted on January 23, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Cory Notestine, a counselor at Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Colorado, and a 2008 graduate of Gonzaga University’s Master of Arts in School Counseling Program, will be honored by First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House ceremony on Friday, Jan. 30 for being named the 2015 national School Counselor of the Year.

Read more

Spokane among ‘Final 4’ Picks for ‘Slam-Dunk College Towns’

Spokane among ‘Final 4’ Picks for ‘Slam-Dunk College Towns’

Posted on January 21, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The February/March edition of National Geographic Traveler magazine recognizes Spokane as one of “The Final 4: Our Picks for Slam-Dunk College Towns” thanks to the Gonzaga University Bulldogs – men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Gonzaga Presents ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Jan. 30-31, Feb. 1 & Feb. 6-8

Gonzaga Presents ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Jan. 30-31, Feb. 1 & Feb. 6-8

Posted on January 20, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington — Gonzaga University’s Jesuits & the Art Series will continue on Friday, Jan. 30 with the already sold-out premiere performance of the musical “Jesuit Christ Superstar” in the Magnuson Theatre, located at the east end of College Hall. Additional performances of the musical, presented by Gonzaga University department of theatre & dance, are set for 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 31 and Feb. 7, and at 2 p.m. on Feb. 8.

Treks Help Students Build Careers

Treks Help Students Build Careers

Posted on January 20, 2015

Gonzaga completed its 14th annual Portland Trek and 15th annual Seattle Trek earlier this month to help Gonzaga students and alumni develop their careers.

Recent News

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Posted on January 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University will celebrate the community of people who believe in Zags on Gonzaga Day, Saturday, Jan. 31 when its men’s basketball team takes on the University of Memphis in a game broadcast nationally by ESPN2, tipping off at 7 p.m. (PST) from the McCarthey Athletic Center. Earlier that day, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team will be at University of Portland for a 2 p.m. (PST) game.

Gonzaga Education Dean Vincent Alfonso Elected to APA Educational Affairs Board

Gonzaga Education Dean Vincent Alfonso Elected to APA Educational Affairs Board

Posted on January 13, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Vincent C. Alfonso, dean of the Gonzaga University School of Education, has been elected to a three-year term on the American Psychological Association, Board of Educational Affairs. The APA is the nation’s largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology, and is the world’s largest association of psychologists with some 130,000 member researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students.

Carnegie Tabs GU for Civic Engagement

Carnegie Tabs GU for Civic Engagement

Posted on January 12, 2015

Spokane, Washington – Gonzaga University has received the prestigious 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The classification recognizes institutional practices that demonstrate dynamic and noteworthy community engagement.

Partnership Supports Health of Poor

Partnership Supports Health of Poor

Posted on January 8, 2015

Gonzaga University School of Law’s Center for Law and Justice and five community partners have formed a collaborative to address the legal needs compromising the health of low-income individuals in the Spokane area.

Jundt Art Museum Opens New Year  with ‘Ric Gendron: Rattlebone’ Exhibition Jan. 23

Jundt Art Museum Opens New Year with ‘Ric Gendron: Rattlebone’ Exhibition Jan. 23

Posted on January 6, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University will open the new year with the exhibition titled “Ric Gendron: Rattlebone,” featuring paintings from the artist’s 30-year career, as well as historic and contemporary cultural objects from the artist’s family. The exhibition runs through April 2.

Local 13-Year-Old Author Jacob Keyes Pens Book on Gonzaga Basketball, Proceeds Benefit GU Scholarship

Local 13-Year-Old Author Jacob Keyes Pens Book on Gonzaga Basketball, Proceeds Benefit GU Scholarship

Posted on December 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Jacob Keyes, a 13-year-old Spokane author, has just published “The Little Zag’s Welcome to Gonzaga Basketball!,” and is donating all proceeds from the book to The Little Zag’s Welcome to Gonzaga University Basketball Scholarship!, a newly established fund to support students with financial need.

Kiplinger’s Ranks Gonzaga 18th Best Value Among Private Universities in West/Southwest, 36th Nationally

Kiplinger’s Ranks Gonzaga 18th Best Value Among Private Universities in West/Southwest, 36th Nationally

Posted on December 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine ranks Gonzaga University the No. 18 Best College Value among private universities in the West/Southwest for 2015 and the No. 36 Best College Value among private universities nationwide. Factors contributing to Gonzaga’s exceptional value include: academic competitiveness, strong four-year graduation rate, student indebtedness (at graduation), cost and financial aid, and academic support.

Featured Categories

AcademicsMore Academics »

Foundation Endows American Indian MBA

Foundation Endows American Indian MBA

Posted on January 15, 2015

The Johnson Scholarship Foundation pledges $1 million to Gonzaga’s MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship program to create an endowment for student scholarships in honor of Diane and Ted Johnson.

Gonzaga NewsletterMore Gonzaga Newsletter »

Kyle Wiltjer Adds to Zags’ Optimism

Kyle Wiltjer Adds to Zags’ Optimism

Posted on November 18, 2014

Sparked by arguably the most talented roster ever, hopes for the 2014-15 edition of Gonzaga men’s basketball are burning hotter than usual. Among the Zags creating the most optimism is Kyle Wiltjer, a 6-foot-10-inch junior transfer from Kentucky.

AlumniMore Alumni »

Photos of Young Bing Crosby Debut at ‘White Christmas’ Open House Dec. 6 at His Boyhood Home

Photos of Young Bing Crosby Debut at ‘White Christmas’ Open House Dec. 6 at His Boyhood Home

Posted on November 25, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University and the Advocates for Bing Crosby invite the public to celebrate the holiday season with a free “White Christmas” open house at Bing’s boyhood home (508 E. Sharp Ave.) from noon to 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 6. Hot cider and cookies will be available along with some new photos of Bing as a youngster.

EventsMore Events »

Dwayne Mack on ‘Black Spokane: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Inland Northwest’ Dec. 3

Dwayne Mack on ‘Black Spokane: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Inland Northwest’ Dec. 3

Posted on November 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Dwayne A. Mack, the Carter G. Woodson Chair in African American History at Berea College in Berea, Kentucky, will discuss “Black Spokane: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Inland Northwest” at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 3, in the Barbieri Courtroom at Gonzaga University School of Law. The free public event is sponsored by the Gonzaga history department.