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2017 Zag Grads: Kristina Spring

2017 Zag Grads: Kristina Spring

Posted on May 1, 2017

Kristina Spring, a computer science major and a math minor from Saratoga, California, is the recipient of the School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Excellence Award.

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Engineering Students’ Research Helps Advance Cars of Future

Engineering Students’ Research Helps Advance Cars of Future

Posted on December 9, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The future is now for a dozen Gonzaga University senior engineering students who are gaining hands-on research experience with “connected vehicles.” The technology is expected to form a high-tech communication infrastructure that will enhance traffic safety and improve the effectiveness of driverless cars.

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

Posted on September 12, 2016

U.S. News & World Report, in its annual college rankings released today, ranks Gonzaga University the 4th best regional university in the West for the second year in a row. Gonzaga’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is the 22nd best (tie) engineering program nationwide (among engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor’s or master’s). Gonzaga also ranks No. 4 among the West’s best colleges for veterans.

Engineering Professor Rhonda Young Honored for Innovation in Education

Engineering Professor Rhonda Young Honored for Innovation in Education

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Rhonda Young, associate professor of civil engineering in Gonzaga University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, was among four individuals to receive the Institute of Transportation Engineers’ Innovation in Education Award on Aug. 15 in Anaheim, California.

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Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Dennis Horn

Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Dennis Horn

Posted on May 18, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University is mourning the loss of Dennis Horn, a beloved leader among the University family and dean emeritus of the School of Engineering and Applied Science. Horn passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 11.

Student Team Honored for Work to Enhance Fire-Resistant Home Construction

Student Team Honored for Work to Enhance Fire-Resistant Home Construction

Posted on May 12, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – A team of Gonzaga University students won the Vitruvius Award from Eric Corey Freed, founder of the firm organicARCHITECT, at the recent USA Science & Engineering Festival for developing an approach to home construction near wilderness areas that could better protect homes from fires.

2016 Grad Profiles: Garrett Mathews

2016 Grad Profiles: Garrett Mathews

Posted on April 25, 2016

Garrett Mathews, a mechanical engineering major and physics minor from Boise, Idaho, will pursue a doctorate in mechanical engineering from Purdue University next fall. In particular, Mathews will study laser diagnostics.

2016 Grad Profiles: Elizabeth Hassebrock

2016 Grad Profiles: Elizabeth Hassebrock

Posted on April 25, 2016

Elizabeth Hassebrock, an honors civil engineering major from Lynnwood, Washington, with a concentration in structural development and design, plans to attend Stanford University in the fall to study structural engineering and geomechanics. However, her plans extend far beyond earning a master’s degree in engineering.

School of Engineering & Applied Science Launches ‘Innovention’ Challenge April 16-17

School of Engineering & Applied Science Launches ‘Innovention’ Challenge April 16-17

Posted on April 7, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Engineering and Applied Science will launch its 24-hour challenge “Innovention” competition at noon on Saturday, April 16. Teams of three-to-five-members will compete for a grand prize of $1,000 using skills in design, creativity, presentation, research, and resourcefulness.