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Gonzaga University Events through March 31

Gonzaga University Events through March 31

Posted on March 13, 2015

Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through March. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.

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Gonzaga Scholars Layne, Oosterhuis to Discuss ‘What  Can We Learn from Ancient Mythology’ on March 31

Gonzaga Scholars Layne, Oosterhuis to Discuss ‘What Can We Learn from Ancient Mythology’ on March 31

Posted on March 11, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this spring with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Ancient Mythology?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 31 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Douglas Kearney Reads March 25 at Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series

Douglas Kearney Reads March 25 at Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series

Posted on March 10, 2015

The Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series is delighted to welcome poet, performer, and librettist Douglas Kearney who will read from his work at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 25 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room.

Elle Tinkle Excels in Basketball and Nursing Curriculum

Elle Tinkle Excels in Basketball and Nursing Curriculum

Posted on March 8, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – If Elle Tinkle were a mug she’d be the kind you watch warily as some distracted waitress slops coffee into the already full vessel. With each passing second you’d wonder, “Is it going to overflow? How can it possibly hold more.” Yet, through a miracle of God and fluid dynamics, the mug doesn’t spill.

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Gonzaga No. 1 Again for Peace Corps

Gonzaga No. 1 Again for Peace Corps

Posted on February 18, 2015

For the third consecutive year, Gonzaga is the nation’s top-ranked Peace Corps volunteer-producing institution among “Small Colleges and Universities” with 20 undergraduate alumni serving worldwide.

Improving Safety for U.S. Troops

Improving Safety for U.S. Troops

Posted on February 17, 2015

Brian Higginson, associate professor of human physiology at Gonzaga University, is conducting research to help save the lives of American military troops and law enforcement personnel.

New Venture Lab Inspires Students

New Venture Lab Inspires Students

Posted on February 13, 2015

Gonzaga’s New Venture Lab, launched in 2003 in the Jepson Center for the School of Business Administration, continues to inspire and change the lives of students.

Gonzaga Graduate School of Business Team Advances to Regional Finals of Hult Prize

Gonzaga Graduate School of Business Team Advances to Regional Finals of Hult Prize

Posted on February 12, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – A Gonzaga University Graduate School of Business team has advanced to the regional finals of the 6th annual Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. The team competes in San Francisco March 13-14 for an opportunity to win $1 million to start a new sustainable social venture.

Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Funeral Friday for Gonzaga ROTC Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas Williams

Posted on February 12, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – The funeral for retired Sgt. Maj. Thomas Edwards Williams, 82, who helped teach a generation of students about leadership through Gonzaga University’s Army ROTC program, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 13, at St. Aloysius Church.