SPOKANE, Wash. – Eighty-six of the top college debate teams in the nation will descend upon the Gonzaga University campus this weekend, Oct. 29-31, to compete in the three-day 2016 Jesuit Debates tournament, known as “The Jesuit.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – After an odyssey from the slums of Chennai, India, Manojprabhakaran Thirupal is thriving in his second semester in Gonzaga University’s master of organizational leadership program. Filled with faith and hope, he aims to create a nonprofit organization to help oppressed people worldwide.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Following a flurry of milestones marking unprecedented momentum, President Thayne McCulloh announces Gonzaga has raised $226 million toward its $250 million goal for the ongoing “Gonzaga Will: The Campaign for Our Future.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through December. (Schedules for Gonzaga athletics events can be found at gozags.com.)
SPOKANE, Wash. – The spring lineup for the 2016-17 edition of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series was announced today and includes presentations by Tim O’Brien, Feb. 6; Lorna Dee Cervantes, Feb. 28; and Brian Bedard and winners of Gurian Awards on April 11.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University is featuring “Crafting Identity: Masks and Pastorela in Michoacán,” an exhibition of hand-carved masks, outfit ensembles, and photographs of the ceremonial dances (pastorelas) staged during the community fiesta held in the village of Tocuaro, in the state of Michoacán, Mexico. The display runs through Jan. 14 (2017) in the museum’s Arcade Gallery.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will bring the work of pioneering American interdisciplinary dance artist Loie Fuller to life on campus this week and next semester through programming spearheaded by Suzanne Ostersmith, assistant professor and director of the dance program. The events are part of Gonzaga’s new interdisciplinary arts minor.
SPOKANE, Wash. – University of Calgary history Professor Paul Chastko will discuss “Back to the Future: North America’s Petroleum Revolution and the Increased Transportation of Oil by Rail” when he delivers Gonzaga University’s William L. Davis Lecture at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 17 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law will host debates tonight featuring the three races for the Washington State Supreme Court. Incumbents will face their challengers starting at 5 p.m. in the Barbieri Courtroom (721 N. Cincinnati St.). The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free after 5 p.m.