SPOKANE, Wash. – Heralded as the most exciting weekend in Gonzaga’s history, the University is hosting a series of events Oct. 15-18 honoring recent milestones and presenting a fresh, inspired vision of its future. Zags everywhere, including residents of the Spokane community, are invited to join in the festivities and celebrate the promising future of Spokane’s original “hometown” university.
Trustee Geraldine Craves, ’15 Alumnus John Winslow Inspired at Pope Francis’ Historic Address to Congress
Gonzaga University News Service Feature
WASHINGTON – Gonzaga University Trustee Geraldine “Gerri” Craves and recent Gonzaga graduate John Winslow said they were deeply inspired and grateful to witness Pope Francis’ historic address Thursday to a joint session of Congress – the first address by a reigning pontiff to the legislative body.
MOUNT RAINIER, Wash. – Gonzaga University 2008 alumni Tyler Kowal, Andrew Lightfoot, Dash Tokar, Scott Webster, and Ryan Wieder along with 2007 alumnus Brandon Surma climbed to the summit of the 14,410-foot Mount Rainier on June 27.
Insight Into Diversity magazine has honored Julie Beckstead, professor of biology and environmental studies at Gonzaga, for inspiring a new generation of young women to consider careers in science, technology, engineering, and math.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
HOUSTON (AP) – Second-seeded Gonzaga fell to top-seeded Duke 66-52 in the South Regional Final on Sunday in NRG Stadium.