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Gonzaga’s Annual Senior Art Exhibition on Display through May 13

Gonzaga’s Annual Senior Art Exhibition on Display through May 13

Posted on April 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s annual Senior Art Exhibition, which runs through May 13 at the Richmond Art Collective, includes a free public walk-through with the artists from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 6. The exhibition highlights the work of Gonzaga’s graduating seniors in the art department.

Gonzaga Presents Women’s Leadership Conference May 19 in Seattle

Gonzaga Presents Women’s Leadership Conference May 19 in Seattle

Posted on April 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University presents the second annual Women Lead Seattle, a leadership conference designed to educate and empower women personally and professionally, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday, May 19, at the Bell Harbor Conference Center. To register, visit: www.gonzaga.edu/womeninleadership.

Students Install Floating Wetlands in Lake Arthur as Part of Earth Week

Students Install Floating Wetlands in Lake Arthur as Part of Earth Week

Posted on April 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As part of Earth Week, Gonzaga University environmental studies students will install two Biohaven floating wetlands in Lake Arthur on Gonzaga’s campus at 4 p.m., Friday, April 21 in an effort to improve the lake ecosystem and provide a living laboratory for students.

Gonzaga Presents Annual Spring Dance Concert April 27-29 at Magnuson Theatre

Gonzaga Presents Annual Spring Dance Concert April 27-29 at Magnuson Theatre

Posted on April 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University Theatre & Dance presents its 16th annual Spring Dance Concert, featuring a variety of styles performed by Gonzaga dance students at 7:30 p.m. on April 27, 28 and 29, and a 2 p.m. Saturday matinee April 29. All performances will be in the Magnuson Theatre, located in College Hall.

Poet, Novelist & Filmmaker Sherman Alexie to Speak at 124th Commencement May 14

Poet, Novelist & Filmmaker Sherman Alexie to Speak at 124th Commencement May 14

Posted on April 19, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Sherman Alexie, pre-eminent poet, novelist, and filmmaker of contemporary Native American reservation life, will deliver the keynote address at Gonzaga University’s undergraduate commencement ceremony at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, May 14 in the Spokane Arena. The ceremony is among Gonzaga’s three 124th commencement exercises May 13-14.

Jeanie, Fritz Wolff Receive Ignatian Spirit Award

Jeanie, Fritz Wolff Receive Ignatian Spirit Award

Posted on April 19, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Over the years, Jeanie and Fritz Wolff have served Gonzaga University and the Spokane community with a love and generosity that has left an indelible mark. From numerous leadership roles to transformational gifts, the Wolffs have demonstrated a lifelong dedication to the Jesuit ideals of helping others through education. For this, Gonzaga honored the Wolffs as the 2017 recipients of the Ignatian Spirit Award, conferred at the 10th annual Ignatian Gala on April 6.

Communication Studies Faculty Explore Media Influence in April 25 Gonzaga Guild Lecture

Communication Studies Faculty Explore Media Influence in April 25 Gonzaga Guild Lecture

Posted on April 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University communication studies faculty Heather Crandall and Kristina Morehouse will discuss “Media’s Influence on How We See the World” at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 25 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The public is welcome; the $20 fee includes lunch. Reservations are required; to register call 443-7228.

Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 22 at Gonzaga

Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 22 at Gonzaga

Posted on April 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh will deliver the official welcome to the 21st African American Spokane Community Graduation Celebration at 3 p.m., Saturday, April 22 in Gonzaga’s Hemmingson Center Ballroom. This marks the 12th year Gonzaga has sponsored and hosted the celebration.

President Obama Adviser Christina Romer Speaks at 25th Economics Symposium April 18

President Obama Adviser Christina Romer Speaks at 25th Economics Symposium April 18

Posted on April 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Christina Romer, the Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, will discuss “In the Wake of Disaster: The Great Recession in Historical Perspective” as Gonzaga University’s Visiting James R. Jundt Professor of Economics at the 25th Economics Symposium and Luncheon at McCarthey Athletic Center from 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 18.

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Posted on April 4, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Wear your Zags swag and join the Spokane community as we welcome back the Gonzaga University men’s basketball team with a Homecoming Rally on the Foley Center lawn starting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5.