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National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

Posted on September 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Laurie Arnold, assistant professor of history and director of Gonzaga University’s Native American Studies program, a $138,662 grant to host a Summer Institute for faculty development titled “The Native American West: A Case Study of the Columbia Plateau.”

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Gonzaga Hosts Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference Sept. 30

Gonzaga Hosts Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference Sept. 30

Posted on September 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will also host the free Spokane Regional Veterans’ Conference, designed to serve and support military veterans and active-duty service members and dependents in the Spokane community, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 30 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom.

Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Posted on August 4, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kate Hewitt, a 2013 Gonzaga University alumna, has been awarded a prestigious and highly competitive Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship for the fall 2017 semester and will spend six to nine months working with the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.

Gonzaga Presents Free Lecture ‘Mathematical Insights into Falling for the Elderly’ June 18

Gonzaga Presents Free Lecture ‘Mathematical Insights into Falling for the Elderly’ June 18

Posted on June 7, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – John Milton, M.D., Ph.D, professor of computational neuroscience at Claremont McKenna College, will discuss “Mathematical Insights into Falling in the Elderly” in a free, public lecture at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, June 18 in Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center, Room 331.

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U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

Posted on March 15, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Stephen Sprang, biology professor and director of the Center for Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics at the University of Montana, Missoula, will discuss “Adrenaline: How Pathways of Discovery Converge” at Gonzaga University’s O’Leary Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 30 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Men’s Basketball Rises to No. 1, Student-Athletes Score in School

Men’s Basketball Rises to No. 1, Student-Athletes Score in School

Posted on January 30, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As the Gonzaga University men’s basketball team reached No. 1 on Monday in both the AP and USA Today polls, the University also reported that 98 percent of its student-athletes are graduating, the third-highest Graduation Success Rate among Division I schools in the nation, according to the latest numbers released by the NCAA.

Gonzaga Religious Studies Lecture Jan. 30 by Jonathan Brown Addresses Islam, Interreligious Dialogue

Gonzaga Religious Studies Lecture Jan. 30 by Jonathan Brown Addresses Islam, Interreligious Dialogue

Posted on January 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Jonathan Brown, the Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, will discuss, “Why Shouldn’t I Think There’s a Problem with Islam?” in a free, public lecture at 5 p.m., Monday, Jan. 30 at Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center Ballroom.

Gonzaga Production of ‘Mr. Burns’ Invited to Kennedy Center Theatre Festival in Denver

Gonzaga Production of ‘Mr. Burns’ Invited to Kennedy Center Theatre Festival in Denver

Posted on January 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University theatre’s production of “Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play” has been invited to perform at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival in Denver, for the 2017 Region VII event next month. This marks the first time a Gonzaga production has been invited to perform at the festival.

Research Offers Multiple Lessons

Research Offers Multiple Lessons

Posted on November 15, 2016

For Gonzaga University biology major Eric Gutierrez, worries about being in the path of a typhoon while in Southeast Asia conducting research on exotic beetles last summer turned out to be the least of his problems. Negotiating the language and cultural barriers the night he arrived got his blood rushing the most.