SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University students, in finals through May 6, must rid themselves of an enormous amount of clutter before summer break. Fortunately, Gonzaga’s Housing and Residence Life is continuing its “ZAGiving” program, which collects the clutter and donates it all to Catholic Charities Spokane Furniture Bank and The Salvation Army.
SPOKANE, Wash. – A new exhibition featuring World War I sheet music is on display in Gonzaga University’s Foley Center Library through Sept. 30. “America, Here’s My Boy: Gender in American Popular Music during World War I” is in the Cowles Rare Books Reading Room on the Foley Center’s third floor. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Jundt Art Museum at Gonzaga University has recently placed on display a wall-sized mural, featuring a colorful jungle scene, by American artist Hilaire Hiler. The mural is on loan from The Northwest Gallery, Thomas Gianetto, Daniel Nicodemo, and Donald Merrill in memory of Kody Merrill and Robert Joseph Merlo II. The mural will remain on display on a wall opposite the museum’s Chancellor’s Room through the end of 2016.
SPOKANE, Wash. – For the third year in a row, Gonzaga University accounting students working with the IRS and United Way have helped generate more than $1 million in refunds through their free income tax return preparation efforts for low- and middle-income Spokane residents. Students from Eastern Washington University and Whitworth University joined the efforts.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Jesuit priest, journalist and author Father James Martin, S.J. will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary degree at Gonzaga University’s undergraduate commencement ceremony at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, May 8 in the Spokane Arena. The ceremony is among Gonzaga’s three 123rd commencement exercises May 6-8.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University faculty Adam Fritsch, Tony Osborne, Sean Swan and Al Miranne will present one-hour “neighborhood cafe” lectures on contemporary topics on Saturday, April 23 in the John J. Hemmingson Center on campus. These events, free and open to the public, are opportunities to share ideas, dialogue and visit the new Hemmingson Center. Lectures are held in two sessions, starting at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The 2015-16 edition of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series concludes with the April 19 presentation titled, “Gonzaga Writes!” that features Meagan Ciesla and the winners of the Michael and Gail Gurian Award for Gonzaga student writers.
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.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Undergraduate and graduate students from Gonzaga University and throughout the region will present their original, faculty-advised scholarly research at the annual Spokane Intercollegiate Research Conference at Whitworth University on Saturday, April 23. The event, which is free and open to the public, runs from 9 a.m.-4:4