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Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Posted on February 18, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – For the third consecutive year, Gonzaga University is the nation’s top-ranked Peace Corps volunteer-producing institution among “Small Colleges and Universities” with 20 undergraduate alumni serving worldwide, lifting Gonzaga’s historical total to 330 alumni with Peace Corps service, the agency announced today.

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Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Posted on February 12, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The funeral for retired Sgt. Maj. Thomas Edwards Williams, 82, who helped teach a generation of students about leadership through Gonzaga University’s Army ROTC program, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 13, at St. Aloysius Church.

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Posted on February 9, 2015

Forty years ago, the Gonzaga University School of Law created the University Legal Assistance program to help low-income or marginalized people find access to justice.

Princeton Review Ranks Gonzaga among Nation’s Best in ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’

Princeton Review Ranks Gonzaga among Nation’s Best in ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’

Posted on February 4, 2015

NEW YORK CITY – Gonzaga University is among the nation’s best universities for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation, and generous financial aid – and has been specially recognized as having one of the “Best Alumni Network” – The Princeton Review announced Tuesday.

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White House Honors Gonzaga Alumnus

White House Honors Gonzaga Alumnus

Posted on January 30, 2015

Cory Notestine, a high school counselor in Colorado, and a graduate of Gonzaga’s Master of Arts in School Counseling Program, is honored by First Lady Michelle Obama as the 2015 national School Counselor of the Year.

Spokane among ‘Final 4’ Picks for ‘Slam-Dunk College Towns’

Spokane among ‘Final 4’ Picks for ‘Slam-Dunk College Towns’

Posted on January 21, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The February/March edition of National Geographic Traveler magazine recognizes Spokane as one of “The Final 4: Our Picks for Slam-Dunk College Towns” thanks to the Gonzaga University Bulldogs – men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Treks Help Students Build Careers

Treks Help Students Build Careers

Posted on January 20, 2015

Gonzaga completed its 14th annual Portland Trek and 15th annual Seattle Trek earlier this month to help Gonzaga students and alumni develop their careers.

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Posted on January 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University will celebrate the community of people who believe in Zags on Gonzaga Day, Saturday, Jan. 31 when its men’s basketball team takes on the University of Memphis in a game broadcast nationally by ESPN2, tipping off at 7 p.m. (PST) from the McCarthey Athletic Center. Earlier that day, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team will be at University of Portland for a 2 p.m. (PST) game.

Carnegie Tabs GU for Civic Engagement

Carnegie Tabs GU for Civic Engagement

Posted on January 12, 2015

Spokane, Washington – Gonzaga University has received the prestigious 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The classification recognizes institutional practices that demonstrate dynamic and noteworthy community engagement.