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Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Posted on September 20, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Ryan Lojo (’13) has come a long way since the summer of 2011 when he learned about adversity firsthand as a full-time door-to-door pest-control salesman whose long days were filled with slamming doors, awkward moments and, in one case, being chased off the property.

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Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Posted on September 16, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The 2016-17 edition of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series continues Tuesday, Oct. 11 with a reading from Jeff Koehler, an American writer, photographer, traveler and cook.

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

Posted on September 12, 2016

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 second year in a row. Gonzaga’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is the 22nd best (tie) engineering program nationwide (among engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor’s or master’s). Gonzaga also ranks No. 4 among the West’s best colleges for veterans.

Gonzaga to Host Washington State Debate Coalition Senatorial Debate Oct. 16

Gonzaga to Host Washington State Debate Coalition Senatorial Debate Oct. 16

Posted on September 6, 2016

SEATTLE (September 6, 2016) – The Washington State Debate Coalition, founded by Seattle CityClub, has finalized its roster of free, public debates for U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial elections this fall. The debate schedule is:  Mon, Sept 26 – Seattle University, 8 p.m. PT (Gubernatorial) Sun, Oct 16 – Gonzaga University, 7 p.m. PT (Senate), Hemmingson […]

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‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Roman Myth and Mythmaking,” a special, temporary exhibition examining how the ancient Romans constructed and spread their religious and cultural beliefs as seen through mostly small-scale objects they created and used on a daily basis will be on display in the Jundt Galleries of Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum from Sept. 17 to Dec. 17.

Gonzaga Greets Best Academic Class Ever

Gonzaga Greets Best Academic Class Ever

Posted on August 26, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The 1,280 freshmen Gonzaga University welcomed to campus today represent the best academic class in its 129-year history. The Class of 2020 also is Gonzaga’s second largest and second most diverse with 25.2 percent students of color.

Gonzaga Prepares to Begin Construction on Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center

Gonzaga Prepares to Begin Construction on Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center

Posted on August 24, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University intends to break ground in spring 2017 on the Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center, a transformative $30 million facility made possible by an extraordinary $55 million gift from the late Miss Myrtle Woldson – the largest gift in University history. Construction awaits final approval from Gonzaga’s Board of Trustees anticipated later this year.

Helping Students Find Flourishing Careers a Gonzaga Priority

Helping Students Find Flourishing Careers a Gonzaga Priority

Posted on August 10, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Ray Angle, the leader in Gonzaga University’s redoubled efforts to ensure students identify career paths while in school and succeed after graduation, cites St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, in summarizing the multiple initiatives to achieve those goals.

Caleb Dawson: Inspired to Lead

Caleb Dawson: Inspired to Lead

Posted on July 25, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. — It was difficult to imagine how Gonzaga University scholar and student leader Caleb Dawson’s life could be more hectic. Then the double major in sociology and economics with a minor in women’s and gender studies – among a dizzying array of other activities – was elected president of the Gonzaga Student Body Association last spring.