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Gonzaga Hosts 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21

Gonzaga Hosts 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21

Posted on September 27, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Top researchers and thought-leaders focused on hate and justice will participate in the 4th International Conference on Hate Studies Oct. 19-21 at Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center.

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Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Posted on September 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson will discuss the lawsuit brought by 15 states and the District of Columbia regarding the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 29 in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law.

50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

Posted on July 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Some 300 Spokane-area immigrant and refugee learners from preschool through age 80 representing over 50 countries and speaking more than 40 languages are taking part in Gonzaga University’s 19th annual Summer Language Program on campus.

Gonzaga Welcomes Eight Act Six Scholars

Gonzaga Welcomes Eight Act Six Scholars

Posted on March 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will welcome a total of eight new Act Six Scholars to the incoming class of 2021. The scholars are among 100 Pacific Northwest and Midwest students to receive full-tuition, full-need college scholarships as members of the latest Act Six cohort.

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Gonzaga to Observe International Day of Peace with Series of Events

Gonzaga to Observe International Day of Peace with Series of Events

Posted on September 1, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will observe the International Day of Peace on Sept. 21 with a daylong series of events to foster discussions about human rights, peace, and steps to advance peace. A public reception on campus the night before, titled “Celebrating Spokane Human Rights Organizations,” will launch the events.

Gonzaga Students to Honor Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Monday with Volunteer Service

Gonzaga Students to Honor Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Monday with Volunteer Service

Posted on January 13, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Monday, Jan. 18 marks the 30th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day and dozens of Gonzaga University students will honor the late civil rights leader’s legacy by volunteering in Northeast Spokane, working like many Americans to transform the federal holiday into a day of citizen action.

Gonzaga Presents Award-Winning Film ‘Different Drummers’ Dec. 9; Free, All Welcome

Gonzaga Presents Award-Winning Film ‘Different Drummers’ Dec. 9; Free, All Welcome

Posted on November 25, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Different Drummers,” the film based on a true story of the spiritual journey and unlikely friendship between two fourth-grade boys growing up in Spokane during the 1960s, will air at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 9 in the John J. Hemmingson Center Auditorium at Gonzaga University. The event is free and open to the public.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Posted on November 5, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the public to the John J. Hemmingson Center (702 E. Desmet Ave.), first-floor rotunda, at noon, Monday, Nov. 16 to link arms with Gonzaga faculty, staff and students to form a human chain of solidarity to mark the United Nations’ annual International Day of Tolerance.

Gonzaga Law Screens Award-Winning Documentary Sept. 16 in Advance of Presidential Lecture

Gonzaga Law Screens Award-Winning Documentary Sept. 16 in Advance of Presidential Lecture

Posted on September 9, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – A Sept. 16 screening of the film “Pray the Devil Back to Hell,” a documentary about the civil war and the Christian and Muslim women’s peace movement in Liberia, will serve as a prelude to Gonzaga University’s sixth Presidential Speaker Series lecture next month featuring Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.