SPOKANE, Wash. – Martin Kavka, the Philip and Murel Berman Chair in Jewish Studies at Lehigh University, will discuss “Articulating a Positive Relationship Between Christians and Jews” at 7 p.m., Monday, April 28 at the Gonzaga University School of Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public and will begin with a brief Holocaust memorial service.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Gonzaga University team of freshmen Jenna Bauer, from Des Moines, Iowa, and Paige Spraker, Boise, Idaho, advanced to the elimination rounds of the invitation-only Lafayette Debates – losing to eventual champion Emory University. Spraker was recognized as the No. 4 overall speaker from the field of 64 in the competition.
Gonzaga University students in Assistant Professor Erica Johnson’s senior econometrics course were delighted to interact with leading economist Justin Wolfers, Senior Fellow of the Brookings Institution, who delivered a guest lecture April 9 and responded to their questions.
Gonzaga University honored the McCarthey family with its Ignatian Spirit Award at the seventh annual Ignatian Gala at the McCarthey Athletic Center on April 10 for their transformative support of Gonzaga.
SPOKANE, Wash. – More than 80 Gonzaga University accounting students have contributed over 700 hours as certified volunteer tax preparers, resulting in 728 tax returns being filed generating refunds totaling more than $1 Million ($1,061,558). And there’s still one full-service day left on Saturday with more returns to process.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Artificial intelligence researchers from Spokane and as far away as Japan will convene at Gonzaga University on April 26 for the 25th annual Modern Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference. Registration for the event, sponsored by OMRON Global and Next It, is $50 (students with a registered participant register for free).
Siddharth Kara, author of “Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery,” brought the curses of modern slavery into sharp focus on April 1 when he delivered Gonzaga University’s Presidential Speaker Series lecture.
SPOKANE, Wash. – College students from throughout the region will discuss their original scholarly research including “The Effect of Prayer on Frustration” and “The Evolution of High Performance Spider Silk” at the 12th annual Spokane Intercollegiate Research Conference (SIRC) at Gonzaga University on Saturday, April 26.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University mechanical engineering student Carlee Quiles wanted to pursue a major that could improve daily life for people. Her Senior Design project, titled “Parkinson’s Voice Monitor – Stage 2,” with the Center for Engineering Design & Entrepreneurship aims to do just that.