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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.

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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.

Gonzaga Community Sings ‘Star Spangled Banner’ in Anniversary Tribute

Gonzaga Community Sings ‘Star Spangled Banner’ in Anniversary Tribute

Posted on September 16, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Over 200 members of the Gonzaga community raised their voices to sing the “Star Spangled Banner” on Sept. 12 — marking the 200th anniversary of our national anthem. Gonzaga’s combined Concert Choir, Men’s Chorus, and Women’s Chorus led the community in singing the official 1917 musical edition of the national anthem on the steps of the Crosby Student Center. The effort was part of a nationwide campaign led by the Star Spangled Music Foundation that encouraged singers across the country to mark the anniversary. Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics to the “Star Spangled Banner” in 1814.

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Writers Series Features Pulitzer Winner

Writers Series Features Pulitzer Winner

Posted on September 12, 2014

The lineup for the 2014-15 edition of the celebrated Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series includes readings from Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award winner Marilynne Robinson.

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.

McCartheys Gift Florence Scholarships

McCartheys Gift Florence Scholarships

Posted on September 10, 2014

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Gonzaga-in-Florence, the McCarthey Family Foundation has pledged $1 million to establish an endowed scholarship fund for the study abroad program in Florence, Italy.

GU Research: How Gratitude Helps Us

GU Research: How Gratitude Helps Us

Posted on September 9, 2014

Saying thank you has been among the commonest of cultural civilities for centuries. Now new research offers the first evidence that expressions of gratitude go beyond mere etiquette and provide real social benefit.

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.

Gonzaga Ranked No. 3 Best Regional University, No. 2 Best Value in West by U.S. News

Gonzaga Ranked No. 3 Best Regional University, No. 2 Best Value in West by U.S. News

Posted on September 8, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – In U.S. News & World Report’s annual college rankings released today, Gonzaga University rose one position, relative to last year, in two key ratings: becoming the West’s 3rd best regional university (tie) and 2nd best value (outright). Gonzaga is also ranked 2nd in the West for average freshman retention (tie) and average graduation rates (tie).

Gonzaga and Knights of Columbus Complete Sale of Knights Building

Gonzaga and Knights of Columbus Complete Sale of Knights Building

Posted on September 8, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The Knights of Columbus building at 302 E. Boone Ave., a fixture in the Gonzaga University neighborhood for more than a half-century, has been sold to the University, the Knights of Columbus Council 683 and Gonzaga announced today in a joint statement.

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‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

Posted on September 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The exhibition “Amen, Amen: Religion and Southern Self-Taught Artists in the Mullis Collection,” which features more than 100 paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics created by self-taught artists from the American South, opens Oct. 4 in Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum and runs through Jan. 10, 2015.

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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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Kevin Daniels, Mike Powe Deliver Gonzaga’s Pigott Lecture Sept. 18

Kevin Daniels, Mike Powe Deliver Gonzaga’s Pigott Lecture Sept. 18

Posted on August 29, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Kevin Daniels, president of Nitze-Stagen & Co. and Daniels Real Estate, and Mike Powe, senior research manager for the Preservation Green Lab of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, will deliver the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration’s Fourth Annual Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18. The event is titled, “Sustainability, Global Change & Preservation: Rebuilding the Urban Community through Creative Entrepreneurship.”

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Class of 2018 Adds to Gonzaga Excellence

Class of 2018 Adds to Gonzaga Excellence

Posted on August 27, 2014

As Gonzaga welcomes the Class of 2018, the University rises in U.S. News & World Report’s annual college rankings to become the No. 3 best regional university in the West and No. 2 best value.