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Ten Things You May Not Know about Gonzaga University

Ten Things You May Not Know about Gonzaga University

Posted on March 22, 2017

One hundred and thirty years and still going strong. It all started in 1887 when Father Joseph Cataldo, S.J., purchased the land we sit upon for 936 silver coins and established this Jesuit, Catholic university.

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Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss Aims to be a ‘DreamKeeper’

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss Aims to be a ‘DreamKeeper’

Posted on March 22, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – An All-American on the court and in the classroom, guard Nigel Williams-Goss has been a dream come true for Gonzaga University. As the Zags prepare to face No. 4-seed West Virginia in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, he intends to be a “DreamKeeper.”

Canada’s Dustin Triano Enjoys Role Helping Zags Win

Canada’s Dustin Triano Enjoys Role Helping Zags Win

Posted on March 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. — Dustin Triano came to Gonzaga University for one simple reason: He wanted to be part of something bigger than himself.

Przemek Karnowski from Poland Reflects Gonzaga’s Global Approach to Hoops, Education

Przemek Karnowski from Poland Reflects Gonzaga’s Global Approach to Hoops, Education

Posted on March 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The anxieties Przemek Karnowski was feeling five years ago when he arrived in the United States to begin his college career at Gonzaga University had nothing to do with basketball.

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U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

Posted on March 15, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Stephen Sprang, biology professor and director of the Center for Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics at the University of Montana, Missoula, will discuss “Adrenaline: How Pathways of Discovery Converge” at Gonzaga University’s O’Leary Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 30 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. The lecture is free and open to the public.

David Ahern Wins National Writing Award

David Ahern Wins National Writing Award

Posted on March 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University science student David Ahern hopes to become a physician some day but could also pursue a career as a professional writer. Ahern recently won first place in the Norton Writer’s Prize competition for an essay from his English 101 class in spring semester 2016.

Bianca Pagdanganan a Rising Golf Star

Bianca Pagdanganan a Rising Golf Star

Posted on March 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – After becoming the first golfer in Gonzaga history to compete in the NCAA Championships – last season, as a freshman – Bianca Pagdanganan is rapidly distinguishing herself as a rising star.

School of Business Administration Retains AACSB Business, Accounting Accreditations

School of Business Administration Retains AACSB Business, Accounting Accreditations

Posted on March 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – In recognition of its excellence in business education, the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration has once again received affirmation of its business and accounting accreditations by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The accreditation status, which is reviewed every five years, will be assessed again in 2021.

More than 100 Gonzaga Students Serve Others Nationwide on Spring Break

More than 100 Gonzaga Students Serve Others Nationwide on Spring Break

Posted on March 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – In what has become a rite of spring, more than 100 Gonzaga University students along with staff and faculty advisers embarked Saturday, March 11 for nine sites nationwide where they are spending their spring break serving others at nonprofit organizations through Gonzaga’s Mission: Possible program.