AlumniNews Service RSS

View Photo Slideshow from Zags’ Win vs. Utah

View Photo Slideshow from Zags’ Win vs. Utah

Posted on March 20, 2016

View Photo Slideshow from Zags’ Win vs. Utah. Gonzaga University photos by Zack Berlat.

Zags Rout Utah 82-59, Advance to Sweet 16

Zags Rout Utah 82-59, Advance to Sweet 16

Posted on March 20, 2016

DENVER (AP) – Leave the buzzer-beaters and heart-stoppers to the other guys.
For Gonzaga, these are the March Mismatches.

Laura Stockton Continues Zag Legacy

Laura Stockton Continues Zag Legacy

Posted on December 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Stockton. Gonzaga University. Basketball. The words are inextricably linked. Laura Stockton, daughter of Gonzaga and NBA Hall of Fame legend John Stockton (’84) and Nada Stockton (’84), and sister of former Zag guard David Stockton (’13), is making a name for herself as a first-year student and guard for the Zags.

Moviemaker Grad Shares with Students

Moviemaker Grad Shares with Students

Posted on December 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Bill Pohlad (’78), whose filmmaking and production credits include “12 Years a Slave,” which won the 2013 Academy Award for best picture, and the 2005 Oscar winner “Brokeback Mountain,” returned to alma mater Gonzaga recently to share his experience and wisdom with students.

Alumna Hofland on Diplomatic Frontline

Alumna Hofland on Diplomatic Frontline

Posted on October 26, 2015

KYIV, Ukraine – Gonzaga University alumna Christi Anne Hofland (’05) is leading an experiment in U.S. international relations at the center of a volatile geopolitical drama. As director of the newly opened America House cultural center here, Hofland combines her passions for cultural diplomacy and people-to-people engagement.

Miss Myrtle Woldson Celebrates Arts, Education with $55 Million Gift to Gonzaga

Miss Myrtle Woldson Celebrates Arts, Education with $55 Million Gift to Gonzaga

Posted on October 15, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Miss Myrtle Woldson, an accomplished businesswoman, musician and philanthropist, has celebrated her love of the arts, music and student success with a $55 million gift to Gonzaga University – the largest in University history – to fund student scholarships and build a performing arts center.

‘Gonzaga Will’ Campaign to Raise $250 Million for Scholarships, Exemplary Jesuit Education

‘Gonzaga Will’ Campaign to Raise $250 Million for Scholarships, Exemplary Jesuit Education

Posted on October 15, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University announced Thursday a $250 million campaign with five major priority areas, the most prominent of which involves increasing scholarship support to students. The other priorities underscore Gonzaga’s commitment to develop leaders prepared to shape their communities and professions for the common good through a focus on academic innovation, global engagement and community-building.

Zagapalooza Offers Gonzaga, Spokane Opportunities to Celebrate

Zagapalooza Offers Gonzaga, Spokane Opportunities to Celebrate

Posted on October 5, 2015

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.

Pope Francis Inspires Trustee, Grad

Pope Francis Inspires Trustee, Grad

Posted on September 25, 2015

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.

Zags Alumni Climb Mount Rainier

Zags Alumni Climb Mount Rainier

Posted on August 28, 2015

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.