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

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

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.

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Gonzaga Accounting Team Eyes Finals of Prestigious Competition, Needs Your Vote

Gonzaga Accounting Team Eyes Finals of Prestigious Competition, Needs Your Vote

Posted on November 19, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – A team of four Gonzaga University accounting students has advanced to the semifinals of the prestigious PWC National Accounting Case Competition and is vying against teams from four other schools for one spot left at the national competition in New York City. Support these Zags with your vote at http://pwc.to/acctvote.

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.

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.

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Engineering Grads Enter Top Programs

Engineering Grads Enter Top Programs

Posted on November 18, 2014

Gonzaga University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science is consistently ranked among the nation’s best. That excellence is reflected in its graduates, who are advancing to some of the finest graduate programs in the nation.

At 20, CCASL Eyes Future Impact

At 20, CCASL Eyes Future Impact

Posted on November 17, 2014

Celebrating 20 years of providing Gonzaga students with formative service experiences while partnering to address critical community needs, the Center for Community Action and Service-Learning eyes greater future impact.

Gonzaga, City of Spokane Premiere ‘Winter in the Blood’ Film Nov. 21-22

Gonzaga, City of Spokane Premiere ‘Winter in the Blood’ Film Nov. 21-22

Posted on November 14, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University’s Center for American Indian Studies and the City of Spokane will host the Spokane premiere of “Winter in the Blood,” a film by twin brothers Alex and Andrew Smith at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 21 and 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium at Gonzaga. Call (509) 625-6191 to register for free tickets. Andrew Smith will attend both screenings and conduct a Q&A session after both.

Gonzaga Students Place Second in International Leadership Competition

Gonzaga Students Place Second in International Leadership Competition

Posted on November 10, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Four Gonzaga University seniors in the Comprehensive Leadership Program captured second place in the annual International Leadership Association Student Case Competition in San Diego. Max Archer (Yakima, Washington), Reilly Dooris (Spokane), Christine Ngan (Portland, Oregon), and Helen Reinecke (Camano Island, Washington) were named runners-up for their proposed leadership strategies addressing immigration reform, specifically focusing on the DREAM Act.

Gonzaga University Events through Nov. 23

Gonzaga University Events through Nov. 23

Posted on November 9, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University through Nov. 20. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 14 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 14 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Posted on November 7, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University cordially invites the public to the steps of the Crosby Student Center at noon, Friday, Nov. 14 to link arms with Gonzaga faculty, staff and students to form a human chain of solidarity to mark the United Nations’ annual International Day of Tolerance. All are welcome to the free event.

Startup Weekend Spokane Begins at Gonzaga

Startup Weekend Spokane Begins at Gonzaga

Posted on November 7, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University welcomes some of the region’s most innovative emerging entrepreneurs as Startup Weekend Spokane, powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, launches tonight in the Jepson Center on campus. The competitive event, which concludes Sunday night, offers entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business ideas and collaborate with developers and designers to create a MVP (Minimum Viable Product) within a 54-hour period. The event links entrepreneurs with the experience, resources and contacts to start a business.

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Joanna Luloff Reads Nov. 20 in Gonzaga’s Visiting Writers Series

Joanna Luloff Reads Nov. 20 in Gonzaga’s Visiting Writers Series

Posted on November 18, 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.

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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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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.

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Law Professor, Education Attorney to Discuss McCleary Case Nov. 3

Law Professor, Education Attorney to Discuss McCleary Case Nov. 3

Posted on October 24, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University School of Law Professor Lynn Daggett and education attorney Tanya Barton will present “McCleary: A Case Study of Washington’s Educational Funding Responsibilities” at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3 in the Gonzaga Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, is co-sponsored by Gonzaga’s schools of Law and Education.