Inspired by Gonzaga’s hosting of the Opus Prize last fall to recognize some of our world’s top humanitarians, rising junior Aaron Danowski is helping a 22-year-old Indian “untouchable” man achieve his dream of studying at Gonzaga.
Members of Gonzaga’s Class of 2015 began and ended their student experience with wisdom from Father Greg Boyle, S.J., a Gonzaga alumnus who founded the Los Angeles-based Homeboy Industries, the nation’s largest gang intervention program.
SPOKANE, Wash. – In a ceremony traced to Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, 29 Gonzaga University graduates received their Bachelor of Science in Nursing pins May 9 at St. Aloysius Church. The pinning ceremony represents a symbolic welcoming of newly graduated nurses into their profession.
When the 19 students and three faculty members from Gonzaga University departed May 11 for Zambia, they brought with them some keys to social change: 75 handmade feminine hygiene kits.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Alumni Association, continuing its 37-year tradition, has awarded 43 Gonzaga students with a total of $140,000 in scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year. The scholarship recipients are the children, grandchildren or siblings of Gonzaga alumni.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Four Gonzaga University senior computer science majors, in conjunction with campus sustainability initiatives, have developed a new free app for Apple’s iPhone that offers a better and more sustainable way for the Gonzaga community to buy, sell and recycle textbooks, household goods and other items.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Andrew Goldman, associate professor of history and chair of the classical civilizations department since 2007, has been named to a three-year term as Gonzaga University’s Alphonse A. and Geraldine F. Arnold Professor of the Humanities, effective immediately. The post was previously held by history Professor Robert Carriker.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University English Professor Tod Marshall has been named the Robert K. and Ann J. Powers Professor Chair of the Humanities at Gonzaga for a two-year term effective immediately. The chair was previously held by philosophy Professor Wayne Pomerleau.