SPOKANE, Wash. – Eighteen Gonzaga University students were among more than 1,300 international and American students who participated in the recent Collegiate DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) 54th International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Florida. Twelve Gonzaga students earned awards at the conference April 18-21.
SPOKANE, Wash. – One of the East Coast’s most respected and popular conferences focusing on educational and health issues for children from newborn to age 6 is launching its Western debut this fall. The Young Child Expo & Conference 2015 is confirmed for Spokane Oct. 1-2 at the new Grand Hotel Spokane. Gonzaga University is proud to serve as the host institution and present the event with Los Niños Services of New York City.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Scott Maw, executive vice-president and chief financial officer for Starbucks Coffee Company, will discuss “What is the Role and Responsibility of a For-Profit Public Company?” at Gonzaga University’s 6th annual Aram Lecture on Business Ethics at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 29 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium. The free lecture follows a 5:30 p.m. reception.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Humanities Washington will honor poet and Gonzaga University English Professor Tod Marshall with the 2015 Humanities Washington Award at the Bedtime Stories fundraiser Oct. 23 at the Spokane Club. The reception will begin at 6 p.m.
Father Greg Boyle, S.J., founder of the nation’s largest gang intervention program, will be the keynote speaker at Gonzaga’s undergraduate ceremony May 10 – one of Gonzaga’s three 122nd commencement exercises May 9-10.
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. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through May 10. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Career Center and the Gonzaga Alumni Mentor Program (GAMP) will host a panel discussion on crafting meaningful international careers starting at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 9 in the Jundt Art Museum Auditorium, Room 110. The Gonzaga community is invited to engage in the discussion.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga’s Director of Native American Studies and Assistant Professor of History Laurie Arnold will give the 2015 History Department Art and Craft of History Lecture this semester. Her lecture, titled “Mythbusting! Native American History and Contemporary Issues,” is set for Wednesday, Apr. 8 at 5:30 p.m. in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.