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New State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall Charms Crowd with Poem for Connecting Washington Event

New State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall Charms Crowd with Poem for Connecting Washington Event

Posted on January 29, 2016

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.”

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Gonzaga Debaters Finish Second among 50 Teams at U.S. Naval Academy Tournament

Gonzaga Debaters Finish Second among 50 Teams at U.S. Naval Academy Tournament

Posted on January 25, 2016

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.

Gonzaga Events through Feb. 29

Gonzaga Events through Feb. 29

Posted on January 22, 2016

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/.

Hockey Helps Youth, Warms Hearts

Hockey Helps Youth, Warms Hearts

Posted on January 15, 2016

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.

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Gonzaga Law Students Present Mock Trial with ‘Star Wars’ Theme Jan. 22

Gonzaga Law Students Present Mock Trial with ‘Star Wars’ Theme Jan. 22

Posted on January 7, 2016

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.

Biology Student Petros Raygoza’s Research Earns Honors at Biomedical Research Conference

Biology Student Petros Raygoza’s Research Earns Honors at Biomedical Research Conference

Posted on December 22, 2015

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’

Celebrating 20th Anniversary, Jundt Art Museum Presents ‘Fifty Masterworks from the Print Collection’

Posted on December 18, 2015

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.

Mark Your Calendars for Gonzaga Day Feb. 13

Mark Your Calendars for Gonzaga Day Feb. 13

Posted on December 16, 2015

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.

Lilly Grant Starts Theology Institute

Lilly Grant Starts Theology Institute

Posted on December 16, 2015

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.