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Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Course Boosts Students’ Intercultural IQ

Posted on October 22, 2014

Professor Jerri Shepard has developed a course titled “Intercultural Competence Development” to help Gonzaga University students better understand and appreciate people from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

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Gonzaga Mindful about Ebola

Gonzaga Mindful about Ebola

Posted on October 21, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington — Cases of Ebola have been reported in several West Africa nations, including Liberia and Sierra Leone, and more recently in Spain and in Dallas. Gonzaga University staff members continue to monitor the global situation closely on a daily basis.

Sister Tesa’s Opus

Sister Tesa’s Opus

Posted on October 16, 2014

Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, who directs a nonprofit organization in Queens, New York, dedicated to transforming the lives of female offenders and their children, receives the 2014 Opus Prize and $1 million to advance her work.

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Gonzaga Scholars Armitage and Dunn Present ‘What Can We Learn From Aristotle’ Oct. 22

Posted on October 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this fall with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Aristotle?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 22 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

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Global Humanitarians Arrive for Announcement of $1 Million Opus Prize on Thursday

Global Humanitarians Arrive for Announcement of $1 Million Opus Prize on Thursday

Posted on October 14, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University and the Opus Prize Foundation will honor three exemplary faith-based humanitarians and award one with the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize this Thursday evening, Oct. 16. Two finalists will receive $100,000 each to advance their social change initiatives. The finalists are Sister Teresa Fitzgerald of Hour Children, Queens, New York; Gollapalli Israel, of the Janodayam Social Education Centre in Chennai, India; and Rev. Joseph Maier, of the Mercy Centre Human Development Foundation in Bangkok.

Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Present at ‘Bedtime Stories’ Oct. 17

Gonzaga Poet, Professor Tod Marshall to Present at ‘Bedtime Stories’ Oct. 17

Posted on September 29, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Tod Marshall, Gonzaga University professor of English and poet, is among several of the Northwest’s celebrated authors who will present their short works inspired by the theme “Bump in the Night” at Bedtime Stories – an Oct. 17 event at the Spokane Club event to support Humanities Washington.

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Nursing Professor Susan Norwood Gets Fulbright to Help in Benin, W. Africa

Posted on September 22, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Susan Norwood, nursing professor at Gonzaga University, has received a Fulbright Specialist appointment to travel to Benin, West Africa, to provide education and training in the area of injury control and prevention health services.

President McCulloh’s Statement on Appointment of Bishop Cupich to Archdiocese of Chicago

President McCulloh’s Statement on Appointment of Bishop Cupich to Archdiocese of Chicago

Posted on September 20, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington — Today the Holy Father announced his appointment of the Most Reverend Blase Cupich, sixth Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Spokane, to become the ninth Archbishop of Chicago.

‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

‘Amen, Amen: Religion & Southern Self-Taught Artists’ Exhibition Opens Oct. 4

Posted on September 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – The exhibition “Amen, Amen: Religion and Southern Self-Taught Artists in the Mullis Collection,” which features more than 100 paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics created by self-taught artists from the American South, opens Oct. 4 in Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum and runs through Jan. 10, 2015.