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Complimentary Tickets Now Available for Opus Prize  Award Ceremony & Reception Oct. 16

Complimentary Tickets Now Available for Opus Prize Award Ceremony & Reception Oct. 16

Posted on August 29, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University invites the regional community to join in honoring three of the world’s most deserving unsung humanitarians this fall with the presentation of the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize.

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Kevin Daniels, Mike Powe Deliver Gonzaga’s Pigott Lecture Sept. 18

Kevin Daniels, Mike Powe Deliver Gonzaga’s Pigott Lecture Sept. 18

Posted on August 29, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Kevin Daniels, president of Nitze-Stagen & Co. and Daniels Real Estate, and Mike Powe, senior research manager for the Preservation Green Lab of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, will deliver the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration’s Fourth Annual Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18. The event is titled, “Sustainability, Global Change & Preservation: Rebuilding the Urban Community through Creative Entrepreneurship.”

Gonzaga’s Class of 2018 among Brightest, Most Engaged and Diverse

Gonzaga’s Class of 2018 among Brightest, Most Engaged and Diverse

Posted on August 27, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University will formally welcome the Class of 2018 to campus starting on Friday when the (estimated) 1,055 freshmen begin moving into the campus residence halls. The class is among the brightest and most engaged and diverse in Gonzaga history. Fall undergraduate classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Gonzaga Students Learn about ‘Leadership and Hardiness’ Climbing Mount Adams

Gonzaga Students Learn about ‘Leadership and Hardiness’ Climbing Mount Adams

Posted on August 22, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Eleven students in a Gonzaga University graduate program learned firsthand about “Leadership and Hardiness” – the title of the course – during their four-day journey climbing the 12,776-foot Mount Adams – the second highest peak in Washington state and the third highest in the Cascade Range.

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Gonzaga Hires Jim Simon as Its First Director of Sustainability

Gonzaga Hires Jim Simon as Its First Director of Sustainability

Posted on August 7, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – In further recognition of its commitment to ecologically sensitive and sustainable practices, Gonzaga University has hired Jim Simon to serve as its first director of sustainability. Simon started his duties Aug. 1. Most recently, he served as the sustainability engagement coordinator at University at Buffalo.

Gonzaga Professor & Students Research Why Yellow-Bellied Marmots Thrive in Urban Setting

Gonzaga Professor & Students Research Why Yellow-Bellied Marmots Thrive in Urban Setting

Posted on August 6, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Elizabeth Addis, assistant professor of biology at Gonzaga University, and three senior biology majors are spending this summer researching why the local population of yellow-bellied marmots – those gregarious, burrowing rodents ubiquitous near the Spokane River – are not only surviving but thriving in the urban areas of Spokane.

Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Posted on July 23, 2014

After searching the world for great faith-based humanitarians, Gonzaga announces finalists for the 2014 Opus Prize: Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, Queens, N.Y.; Gollapalli Israel, Chennai, India; and Rev. Joseph Maier, Bangkok.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Posted on July 23, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the regional community to join in honoring three of the world’s most deserving unsung humanitarians this fall with the presentation of the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize.

Leatha to Lead Gonzaga’s Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program, Stevens to Direct MBA Programs

Leatha to Lead Gonzaga’s Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program, Stevens to Direct MBA Programs

Posted on July 23, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Norm Leatha, entrepreneur in residence for the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration’s Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program, has been appointed interim director of the Hogan Program. Christopher Stevens, who directed the Hogan Program, has been appointed director of Gonzaga’s MBA Programs.