SPOKANE, Wash. – Martin Kavka, the Philip and Murel Berman Chair in Jewish Studies at Lehigh University, will discuss “Articulating a Positive Relationship Between Christians and Jews” at 7 p.m., Monday, April 28 at the Gonzaga University School of Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public and will begin with a brief Holocaust memorial service.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra concludes its 2013-14 season with a concert at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 28 at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox (1001 W. Sprague Ave.).
Gonzaga University students in Assistant Professor Erica Johnson’s senior econometrics course were delighted to interact with leading economist Justin Wolfers, Senior Fellow of the Brookings Institution, who delivered a guest lecture April 9 and responded to their questions.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington state Supreme Court Chief Justice Barbara Madsen, a Gonzaga University School of Law alumna (’77), will be the keynote speaker at the Law School commencement, starting at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, May 10 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The ceremony kicks off Gonzaga’s three 121st commencement exercises May 10-11.
SPOKANE, Wash. – College students from throughout the region will discuss their original scholarly research including “The Effect of Prayer on Frustration” and “The Evolution of High Performance Spider Silk” at the 12th annual Spokane Intercollegiate Research Conference (SIRC) at Gonzaga University on Saturday, April 26.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University mechanical engineering student Carlee Quiles wanted to pursue a major that could improve daily life for people. Her Senior Design project, titled “Parkinson’s Voice Monitor – Stage 2,” with the Center for Engineering Design & Entrepreneurship aims to do just that.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Engineering and Applied Science will conduct its first 24-hour challenge “Innovention” this Saturday, April 5 when eight teams of future engineers will compete for a grand prize of $1,000 using skills in public speaking, design, creativity, research, and resourcefulness.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Senior Thesis Art Exhibition opens Thursday, April 10 with a free public preview reception from 7-9 p.m. at the Jundt Art Museum. The annual presentation, which highlights the work of Gonzaga’s graduating seniors, opens officially to the public on Friday (April 11) in the Jundt Galleries.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Schola Cantorum, Gonzaga University’s chamber ensemble, travels to Seattle to sing at St. James Cathedral on Saturday, April 5. The choir will sing at the 5:30 p.m. Vigil Mass and will perform prelude music and a 30-minute post-Mass choral meditation with Lenten character. The Mass and performances are free and open to the public.