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National Endowment for Humanities Awards Gonzaga Professor Lisa Silvestri $100,000 Grant

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Gonzaga Professor Lisa Silvestri $100,000 Grant

Posted on April 7, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Lisa Silvestri, assistant professor of communication studies at Gonzaga University, a two-year, $100,000 grant for her humanities-based research initiative “Telling War.”

President Obama Adviser Christina Romer Speaks at 25th Economics Symposium April 18

President Obama Adviser Christina Romer Speaks at 25th Economics Symposium April 18

Posted on April 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Christina Romer, the Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, will discuss “In the Wake of Disaster: The Great Recession in Historical Perspective” as Gonzaga University’s Visiting James R. Jundt Professor of Economics at the 25th Economics Symposium and Luncheon at McCarthey Athletic Center from 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 18.

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Posted on April 4, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Wear your Zags swag and join the Spokane community as we welcome back the Gonzaga University men’s basketball team with a Homecoming Rally on the Foley Center lawn starting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5.

Athletics Directors Association Recognizes Williams-Goss, Karnowski as Scholar Athletes

Athletics Directors Association Recognizes Williams-Goss, Karnowski as Scholar Athletes

Posted on April 4, 2017

CLEVELAND – Nigel Williams-Goss was named the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Men’s Scholar Athlete of the Year, while Przemek Karnowski was selected to the Men’s Scholar Athlete Team. The 10 winners of the 15th Annual awards presented by ARMS Software on Tuesday.

Coach Few: Loss a Temporary Disappointment in Record-Breaking Season

Coach Few: Loss a Temporary Disappointment in Record-Breaking Season

Posted on April 3, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – In comments after Gonzaga’s 71-65 loss to North Carolina Monday night in the NCAA Championship game ending the Zags’ magical season, Coach Mark Few said he could not be more proud of the 37-2 Bulldogs and their program-best accomplishments.

Zags Fall to North Carolina 71-65 in National Championship Game

Zags Fall to North Carolina 71-65 in National Championship Game

Posted on April 3, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Gonzaga fell to North Carolina 71-65 Monday night in the NCAA Championship game. Nigel Williams-Goss led the team with 15 points, while Josh Perkins added 13.

Harry Sladich in House at National Championship Game

Harry Sladich in House at National Championship Game

Posted on April 3, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Harry Sladich, who served Gonzaga University in leadership roles for 49 years, including as vice president for administration and planning where he oversaw athletics and resisted calls to trim basketball budgets, died in 2009 but his son Harry is proudly representing his dad at the National Championship game today.

Johnathan Williams Figures Prominently in Zags’ First Final Four

Johnathan Williams Figures Prominently in Zags’ First Final Four

Posted on March 31, 2017

PHOENIX – On the eve of their historic first game in the Final Four, No. 1 seed Gonzaga met the media today and practiced in front of fans at the University of Phoenix Stadium. Tipoff against No. 7-seed South Carolina is at 3:09 p.m. Saturday when the Zags will look to Johnathan Williams to continue to be a difference-maker.

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As Gonzaga University enters its first Final Four appearance on Saturday following a magical 36-1 season and a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament – its 19th consecutive Big Dance – key institutional numbers underscore how Gonzaga has leveraged basketball success to support its academic mission.

Boston College Law Dean Rougeau to Deliver Gonzaga Law’s Quackenbush Lecture April 4

Boston College Law Dean Rougeau to Deliver Gonzaga Law’s Quackenbush Lecture April 4

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Boston College Law School Dean Vincent D. Rougeau will discuss “Diversity’s Challenge to Democracy” at the Gonzaga University School of Law Judge Justin L. Quackenbush Lecture at noon Tuesday, April 4 in the Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom (721 N. Cincinnati St.). The lecture is free and open to the public.