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Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Posted on April 20, 2015

Three members of Gonzaga University’s Board of Regents, one Trustee and senior Sara Wendland shared with students their best advice recently on “How to Rock the Workforce.”

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Lugers Honored with Ignatian Award

Lugers Honored with Ignatian Award

Posted on April 10, 2015

Gonzaga honored John and Donna Luger with its Ignatian Spirit Award at the eighth annual Ignatian Gala at the downtown Convention Center on April 9.

Gonzaga Alumna Karen Krantz Wins $25,000 Milken Educator Award

Gonzaga Alumna Karen Krantz Wins $25,000 Milken Educator Award

Posted on April 7, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University alumna Karen Krantz has won the 2014-15 Milken Educator Award, which includes an unrestricted $25,000 award. Krantz, who earned a bachelor’s degree in general studies from Gonzaga in 2000, is a sixth-grade teacher at Adams Elementary School in Spokane.

Five Gonzaga Alumni Find Niche with Farmgirlfit, All-Women Gym

Five Gonzaga Alumni Find Niche with Farmgirlfit, All-Women Gym

Posted on April 2, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – ­­Farmgirlfit is not your average fitness gym. Exclusively for women and 100-percent owned by Gonzaga University alumni, the gym offers workout classes, yoga, and a community focused on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

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Catching up with Zag Stephen Gentry, Now a Coach at Stephen F. Austin

Catching up with Zag Stephen Gentry, Now a Coach at Stephen F. Austin

Posted on March 28, 2015

HOUSTON – Stephen Gentry, a member of the Gonzaga team that lost to UCLA in the 2006 Sweet 16, dropped into town Friday to watch the Zags defeat the Bruins in the regional semifinal and advance to play No. 1 seed Duke on Sunday.

Houston Chapter of Alumni Association Takes Flight

Houston Chapter of Alumni Association Takes Flight

Posted on March 26, 2015

HOUSTON – Desean Garnett, an attorney and Gonzaga University undergraduate alumnus, is the first president of the burgeoning Houston Chapter of the Gonzaga Alumni Association. He sees plenty of growth ahead for this 10-member chapter launched only five months ago in the nation’s fourth most-populated city.

Remember Casey’s Shot?

Remember Casey’s Shot?

Posted on March 24, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – For Gonzaga’s Mark Few the 2015 NCAA Tournament is his sweet 16th as head coach of the 7th-ranked and No. 2-seeded Bulldogs. But he was on the bench as associate head coach on March 18, 1999, when mighty Casey tipped in the basket heard around the world to send GU into its only Elite Eight appearance in program history.

Zags Meet Press, Practice on Eve of NCAA Tourney Game vs. N. Dakota State

Zags Meet Press, Practice on Eve of NCAA Tourney Game vs. N. Dakota State

Posted on March 19, 2015

SEATTLE – Gonzaga Coach Mark Few employed a few boxing metaphors today on the eve of the No. 2-seeded Bulldogs’ second-round NCAA Basketball Tournament game vs. the No. 15-seed North Dakota State Bison that tips off at 6:50 p.m. (9:50 p.m. EDT) Friday at KeyArena.

WCC Tourney a Family Affair for Zag Alumnus Ed Gibbs

WCC Tourney a Family Affair for Zag Alumnus Ed Gibbs

Posted on March 10, 2015

LAS VEGAS – Ed Gibbs (’01) transitioned from pushing heavy-duty trucks last week to extreme basketball viewing this week at the West Coast Conference Basketball Championships that culminate in tonight’s (Tuesday) men’s championship game at the Orleans Arena.