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Students Learn Leadership Lessons from 11 Local Organizations

Students Learn Leadership Lessons from 11 Local Organizations

Posted on February 24, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Some 120 students in Gonzaga University’s undergraduate Comprehensive Leadership Program put their knowledge of leadership theory into practice recently when they responded to real-life case studies presented by 11 local organizations and businesses.

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17 Diverse Student Leaders Earn Act Six  Scholarships to Attend Gonzaga, Whitworth

17 Diverse Student Leaders Earn Act Six Scholarships to Attend Gonzaga, Whitworth

Posted on February 20, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Whitworth and Gonzaga universities will welcome a total of 17 new Act Six Scholars to the incoming class of 2019 – eight from the greater Spokane area and nine from the state’s west side. The nine scholars entering Whitworth and eight entering Gonzaga are among 70 Pacific Northwest students to receive full college scholarships as members of the latest Act Six cohort.

‘The Color Of Fear’ Cast Members to Discuss Race, Social Justice in Public Lecture Feb. 24

‘The Color Of Fear’ Cast Members to Discuss Race, Social Justice in Public Lecture Feb. 24

Posted on February 20, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Victor Lewis and Hugh Vasquez, principal cast members of “The Color of Fear,” a breakthrough film on race relations in the United States, will draw upon decades of experience in multicultural education and activism in a free interactive public lecture at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 24 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Posted on February 18, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – For the third consecutive year, Gonzaga University is the nation’s top-ranked Peace Corps volunteer-producing institution among “Small Colleges and Universities” with 20 undergraduate alumni serving worldwide, lifting Gonzaga’s historical total to 330 alumni with Peace Corps service, the agency announced today.

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Gonzaga Graduate School of Business Team Advances to Regional Finals of Hult Prize

Gonzaga Graduate School of Business Team Advances to Regional Finals of Hult Prize

Posted on February 12, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – A Gonzaga University Graduate School of Business team has advanced to the regional finals of the 6th annual Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. The team competes in San Francisco March 13-14 for an opportunity to win $1 million to start a new sustainable social venture.

Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Posted on February 12, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The funeral for retired Sgt. Maj. Thomas Edwards Williams, 82, who helped teach a generation of students about leadership through Gonzaga University’s Army ROTC program, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 13, at St. Aloysius Church.

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Posted on February 9, 2015

Forty years ago, the Gonzaga University School of Law created the University Legal Assistance program to help low-income or marginalized people find access to justice.

Gonzaga University Events through February

Gonzaga University Events through February

Posted on February 9, 2015

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

Princeton Review Ranks Gonzaga among Nation’s Best in ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’

Princeton Review Ranks Gonzaga among Nation’s Best in ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’

Posted on February 4, 2015

NEW YORK CITY – Gonzaga University is among the nation’s best universities for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation, and generous financial aid – and has been specially recognized as having one of the “Best Alumni Network” – The Princeton Review announced Tuesday.