SPOKANE, Wash. – New State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall, a Gonzaga University English professor, charmed a crowd that included Gov. Jay Inslee and key state leaders gathered today to celebrate the Connecting Washington state transportation funding, reading a poem he penned for the occasion, “There are Many Ways to Move Through Our Day.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – Competing with 50 teams from colleges and universities nationwide, the Gonzaga University Debate team captured second place at the recent Crowe Warken Debates hosted at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through Feb. 29. For information about Gonzaga athletics events, visit http://www.gozags.com/.
Gonzaga Exceptional Hockey, launched by Gonzaga special education Professor Mark Derby to help youth overcome learning and communications difficulties, has caught the attention of the National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Luke Skywalker will be held accountable by the Galactic Empire for blowing up the Death Star when students in the Gonzaga University School of Law’s Air and Space Law Society and the Intellectual Property Law Association present the mock trial “Star Wars: The Gavel Strikes Back” at 5:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22 in the Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Petros Raygoza, a senior biology major at Gonzaga University, earned top honors for his research in morphology and physiology at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students held Nov. 11-14 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle.
Celebrating 20th Anniversary, Jundt Art Museum Presents ‘Fifty Masterworks from the Print Collection’
SPOKANE, Wash. – In celebration of its 20th anniversary year, the Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University opens the exhibition “Fifty Masterworks from the Print Collection of the Jundt Art Museum” on Saturday, Jan. 9. The exhibition runs through April 2. A free public reception will be held from 4-9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 5.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Mark your calendars for Gonzaga Day on Saturday, Feb. 13 – the fourth annual celebration of Gonzaga University for students, alumni, parents, friends, employees, devoted supporters and casual fans. This year’s theme is “Academic Innovation,” a priority of Gonzaga’s capital campaign, Gonzaga Will.
A $294,415 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. will establish the Gonzaga University Theology Institute for High School Youth, which is expected to start in summer 2016 with up to 48 students entering the 11th and 12th grades.