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Gonzaga Students, Alumnus Contribute Compositions to Spring Dance Concert

Gonzaga Students, Alumnus Contribute Compositions to Spring Dance Concert

Posted on April 27, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga University’s Annual Spring Dance Concert, Thursday through Saturday at the Magnuson Theatre in College Hall, includes for the first time dance works to musical compositions from an alumnus, master’s student and undergraduate student.

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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.

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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.

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Gonzaga Professor Lisa Silvestri $100,000 Grant

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Gonzaga Professor Lisa Silvestri $100,000 Grant

Posted on April 7, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Lisa Silvestri, assistant professor of communication studies at Gonzaga University, a two-year, $100,000 grant for her humanities-based research initiative “Telling War.”

Mark Few Named AP Coach of Year

Mark Few Named AP Coach of Year

Posted on March 30, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga men’s basketball Head Coach Mark Few was named the Associated Press College Basketball Coach of the Year Thursday.

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As Gonzaga University enters its first Final Four appearance on Saturday following a magical 36-1 season and a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament – its 19th consecutive Big Dance – key institutional numbers underscore how Gonzaga has leveraged basketball success to support its academic mission.

Michael Joy Explores ‘How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer’ March 28

Michael Joy Explores ‘How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer’ March 28

Posted on March 22, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Michael Joy, lecturer in business management information systems at Gonzaga University, will present “How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer: Many Sources of Inventor Inspiration,” in a free, public lecture at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 28 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The lecture is presented by the Greater Gonzaga Guild.