SPOKANE, Wash. – “Different Drummers,” the film based on a true story of the spiritual journey and unlikely friendship between two fourth-grade boys growing up in Spokane during the 1960s, will air at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 9 in the John J. Hemmingson Center Auditorium at Gonzaga University. The event is free and open to the public.
Gonzaga University, a leader in graduate online education, is the nation’s first Jesuit university to control all aspects of its online programs in-house. A sharp increase in online enrollment the past decade has allowed Gonzaga this fall to take over the design, production and delivery of content for the online programs.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University students Okunyi Chol, Rachel Larson and Nikelie Windsor will present their research on female characters in the animated TV series “The Simpsons,” “Family Guy,” and “Bob’s Burgers” at the prestigious National Women’s Studies Association conference Nov. 12-15 in Milwaukee.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University senior Miranda Heckman has found a way to blend her three academic loves: biology, dance and education. Spokane elementary schoolchildren are now learning about the Spokane River through her creativity and inspiring vision in a choreographed dance presentation titled, “The Dancing River.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University has hired Ray Angle as assistant vice president for career and professional development in the division of student development. Angle brings more than 25 years of progressively responsible career services experience in higher education to his leadership post.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh has appointed John D. Sklut as chief of staff to the president. Sklut serves on the president’s cabinet and is responsible for advancing the interests of Gonzaga by supporting the vision and initiatives of the president, including management of special projects.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Laurie Arnold, assistant professor and director of Gonzaga University’s Native American Studies program, will discuss, “From Assimilation to Cultural Reclamation: Native American Education, 1880-2015” at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 17 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Room. The lecture, sponsored by the Greater Gonzaga Guild, honors Native American Heritage Month and is free and open to the public.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through December. To discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar. (Schedules for Gonzaga athletics events can be found at gozags.com.)
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the public to the John J. Hemmingson Center (702 E. Desmet Ave.), first-floor rotunda, at noon, Monday, Nov. 16 to link arms with Gonzaga faculty, staff and students to form a human chain of solidarity to mark the United Nations’ annual International Day of Tolerance.