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Gonzaga Mass July 31 Marks Feast of St. Ignatius

Gonzaga Mass July 31 Marks Feast of St. Ignatius

Posted on July 28, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will mark the Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, in honor of the founder of the Society of Jesus, with a noon Mass on Thursday, July 31 in the University Chapel located in College Hall. Rev. Alan Yost, S.J. will celebrate the Mass, which is open to the public.

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Work of Chinese Printmaker Zhang Guanghui Opens Aug. 23 at Jundt

Work of Chinese Printmaker Zhang Guanghui Opens Aug. 23 at Jundt

Posted on July 25, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University will feature the work of Chinese printmaker Zhang Guanghui in the Jundt Galleries. Guanghui’s large-scale woodblock prints will be on display from Aug. 23 through Sept. 20.

Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Posted on July 23, 2014

After searching the world for great faith-based humanitarians, Gonzaga announces finalists for the 2014 Opus Prize: Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, Queens, N.Y.; Gollapalli Israel, Chennai, India; and Rev. Joseph Maier, Bangkok.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Posted on July 23, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the regional community to join in honoring three of the world’s most deserving unsung humanitarians this fall with the presentation of the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize.

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Raising the Bar for Gonzaga Soccer with Dedication of Luger Field

Raising the Bar for Gonzaga Soccer with Dedication of Luger Field

Posted on July 11, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – On July 10, 2014 as World Cup soccer reached fever pitch, Gonzaga University celebrated the official dedication of Luger Field, a first-class soccer field. The field has been named in honor of the Luger family, a family with a rich history and relationship to the University, whose generosity made possible the complete reconstruction of the playing field and the addition of a practice field.

Gonzaga Exhibit Traces Faith Traditions of Political Philosophy

Gonzaga Exhibit Traces Faith Traditions of Political Philosophy

Posted on July 3, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University is hosting 25 scholars from throughout the country for a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College and University Teachers through July 10. As a result, a distinctive book exhibit tracing political philosophy in the Middle Ages will be available for the public when the Institute concludes.

Gonzaga Law Professor Ann Murphy Earns Second Fulbright Grant to Teach in China

Gonzaga Law Professor Ann Murphy Earns Second Fulbright Grant to Teach in China

Posted on June 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law Professor Ann Murphy has, for the second time in seven years, received a Fulbright grant to teach law in China. Starting in late August, Murphy will reside in China and teach for 10 months at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) Law School.

Jundt Exhibition of Werner’s Hand-Carved Duck Decoys Opens June 21

Jundt Exhibition of Werner’s Hand-Carved Duck Decoys Opens June 21

Posted on June 10, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – An installation of hand-carved duck decoys by artist Frank Werner from St. Maries, Idaho will be on display in the Jundt Art Museum’s Arcade Gallery beginning June 21, and will continue through Sept. 13. The exhibition is part of the Museum’s “Close-In” series of summer exhibitions, highlighting the work of regional artists.

Remembering Maya Angelou’s Gonzaga Performance

Remembering Maya Angelou’s Gonzaga Performance

Posted on June 5, 2014

Maya Angelou, a towering figure in American letters and culture who died last week at age 86, spoke at Gonzaga University on Nov. 1, 2000 for the Arnold Lecture. Following is a story in the Winter 2001 issue of Gonzaga Magazine that recounts her stunning performance and includes excerpts from an interview with her.