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Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 25 at Gonzaga

Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 25 at Gonzaga

Posted on April 22, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will host the 19th Annual African American Spokane Community Graduation Celebration at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 25 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. This event marks the 11th year that Gonzaga has sponsored and hosted the celebration.

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Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Receive Humanities Washington Award

Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Receive Humanities Washington Award

Posted on April 21, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Humanities Washington will honor poet and Gonzaga University English Professor Tod Marshall with the 2015 Humanities Washington Award at the Bedtime Stories fundraiser Oct. 23 at the Spokane Club. The reception will begin at 6 p.m.

Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Posted on April 20, 2015

Three members of Gonzaga University’s Board of Regents, one Trustee and senior Sara Wendland shared with students their best advice recently on “How to Rock the Workforce.”

Junior Achievement to Honor Gonzaga’s ‘Bud’ Barnes on May 13

Junior Achievement to Honor Gonzaga’s ‘Bud’ Barnes on May 13

Posted on April 15, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Clarence H. “Bud” Barnes, a professor of economics and dean emeritus of the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration, is among four leaders who will be introduced into the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame in ceremonies May 13 at the Davenport Hotel. Tickets to the event may be purchased online.

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Gonzaga University Events through May 10

Gonzaga University Events through May 10

Posted on April 8, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through May 10. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.

Michael Gurian Reads April 15 at Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series

Michael Gurian Reads April 15 at Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series

Posted on April 8, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series is delighted to welcome best-selling author Michael Gurian as the concluding speaker in this year’s series. Gurian will read from his work at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 15 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. Like all readings in the popular series, this event is free and open to the public.

Student Launches App to Take Ice-Bucket-Like Challenges to Next Level

Student Launches App to Take Ice-Bucket-Like Challenges to Next Level

Posted on April 7, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – The recent social media trend of challenging friends to dump buckets of ice over their heads for the ALS Association has inspired Gonzaga University senior Scott Alderson and his brother Matt, a Seattle University freshman. The brothers have developed an Apple app called 1Up Challenges to take such competitions to the next level.

Five Gonzaga Club Teams Advance to Nationals

Five Gonzaga Club Teams Advance to Nationals

Posted on April 2, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – While the Gonzaga University men’s and women’s basketball success is well-known, the University also celebrates the success of its five club sport teams that have advanced to national competitions in tennis, basketball and volleyball.

Mythbusting! Native American History & Contemporary Issues Lecture April 8

Mythbusting! Native American History & Contemporary Issues Lecture April 8

Posted on March 30, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga’s Director of Native American Studies and Assistant Professor of History Laurie Arnold will give the 2015 History Department Art and Craft of History Lecture this semester. Her lecture, titled “Mythbusting! Native American History and Contemporary Issues,” is set for Wednesday, Apr. 8 at 5:30 p.m. in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.