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Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Posted on October 22, 2014

Professor Jerri Shepard has developed a course titled “Intercultural Competence Development” to help Gonzaga University students better understand and appreciate people from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

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Sister Tesa’s Opus

Sister Tesa’s Opus

Posted on October 16, 2014

Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, who directs a nonprofit organization in Queens, New York, dedicated to transforming the lives of female offenders and their children, receives the 2014 Opus Prize and $1 million to advance her work.

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Posted on October 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this fall with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Aristotle?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 22 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Gonzaga University Events through Oct. 31

Gonzaga University Events through Oct. 31

Posted on October 14, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through Oct. 31. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.

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State Supreme Court Hears Arguments at Gonzaga Law School Oct. 2

State Supreme Court Hears Arguments at Gonzaga Law School Oct. 2

Posted on September 24, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The nine justices of the Washington State Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in three cases on Thursday, Oct. 2 in the Gonzaga University School of Law Barbieri Courtroom. The hearings, which are open to the public, will begin at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Posted on September 22, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Susan Norwood, nursing professor at Gonzaga University, has received a Fulbright Specialist appointment to travel to Benin, West Africa, to provide education and training in the area of injury control and prevention health services.

Gonzaga Community Sings ‘Star Spangled Banner’ in Anniversary Tribute

Gonzaga Community Sings ‘Star Spangled Banner’ in Anniversary Tribute

Posted on September 16, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Over 200 members of the Gonzaga community raised their voices to sing the “Star Spangled Banner” on Sept. 12 — marking the 200th anniversary of our national anthem. Gonzaga’s combined Concert Choir, Men’s Chorus, and Women’s Chorus led the community in singing the official 1917 musical edition of the national anthem on the steps of the Crosby Student Center. The effort was part of a nationwide campaign led by the Star Spangled Music Foundation that encouraged singers across the country to mark the anniversary. Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics to the “Star Spangled Banner” in 1814.

‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

Posted on September 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The exhibition “Amen, Amen: Religion and Southern Self-Taught Artists in the Mullis Collection,” which features more than 100 paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics created by self-taught artists from the American South, opens Oct. 4 in Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum and runs through Jan. 10, 2015.

Writers Series Features Pulitzer Winner

Writers Series Features Pulitzer Winner

Posted on September 12, 2014

The lineup for the 2014-15 edition of the celebrated Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series includes readings from Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award winner Marilynne Robinson.