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Gonzaga Honors McCarthey Family with Ignatian Spirit Award at Annual Ignatian Gala

Gonzaga Honors McCarthey Family with Ignatian Spirit Award at Annual Ignatian Gala

Posted on April 14, 2014

Gonzaga University honored the McCarthey family with its Ignatian Spirit Award at the seventh annual Ignatian Gala at the McCarthey Athletic Center on April 10 for their transformative support of Gonzaga.

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Gonzaga Presidential Speaker Siddharth Kara Brings Curses of Modern Slavery into Focus

Gonzaga Presidential Speaker Siddharth Kara Brings Curses of Modern Slavery into Focus

Posted on April 8, 2014

Siddharth Kara, author of “Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery,” brought the curses of modern slavery into sharp focus on April 1 when he delivered Gonzaga University’s Presidential Speaker Series lecture.

Engineering Students’ Voice Monitor Project Aims to Help Parkinson’s Patients

Engineering Students’ Voice Monitor Project Aims to Help Parkinson’s Patients

Posted on April 7, 2014

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.

Gonzaga Again Offers Popular Startalk Chinese Language Summer Program to Students Grades 1-12

Gonzaga Again Offers Popular Startalk Chinese Language Summer Program to Students Grades 1-12

Posted on March 27, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Up to 60 Spokane-area students in grades 1-12 will once again have opportunities to study Chinese this summer at Gonzaga University, thanks to an $89,713 grant from Startalk, a federally sponsored program designed to foster interest in less commonly taught languages such as Chinese, Arabic and Hindi.

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Gonzaga’s Smart, Savvy Cheerleaders Smash Stereotype to Smithereens

Gonzaga’s Smart, Savvy Cheerleaders Smash Stereotype to Smithereens

Posted on March 22, 2014

SAN DIEGO – Gonzaga University’s cheer squad has heard all the clichés about cheerleaders, but these Zags – all outstanding students – bust that stereotype to smithereens.

Let the Dancing Begin: Follow Zags’ Men & Women in NCAA Tournament

Let the Dancing Begin: Follow Zags’ Men & Women in NCAA Tournament

Posted on March 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University men’s and women’s basketball teams are dancing in the NCAA Tournament once again with the 16th consecutive appearance for the men and the sixth-straight berth for the women. Stay informed about the games and read features about alumni, students and fans of Zag Nation at Tracking the Zags.

Gonzaga Women Earn No. 6-Seed for NCAA Tourney, Highest Ever; Face 11-Seed James Madison on Sunday

Gonzaga Women Earn No. 6-Seed for NCAA Tourney, Highest Ever; Face 11-Seed James Madison on Sunday

Posted on March 17, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. (Courtesy GoZags.com) — The Gonzaga University women’s basketball team made school history Monday, receiving the program’s highest seed ever when the NCAA announced the pairings for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs, the No. 6 seed in the Lincoln Region, will face 11th-seeded James Madison University in Sunday’s opening round in College Station, Texas.

Gonzaga Men Capture WCC Tournament Crown, Earn 16th-Straight NCAA Tournament Berth

Gonzaga Men Capture WCC Tournament Crown, Earn 16th-Straight NCAA Tournament Berth

Posted on March 11, 2014

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gonzaga has been the class of the West Coast Conference, regular hoisting regular-season and tournament trophies for nearly two decades. Even for a team such as this, finishing off another title sweep is a feel-good accomplishment.LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gonzaga has been the class of the West Coast Conference, regular hoisting regular-season and tournament trophies for nearly two decades. Even for a team such as this, finishing off another title sweep is a feel-good accomplishment.

Gonzaga Women Capture WCC Tournament Crown, Punch Ticket to NCAA Tournament

Gonzaga Women Capture WCC Tournament Crown, Punch Ticket to NCAA Tournament

Posted on March 11, 2014

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Gonzaga has been the dominant team in the West Coast Conference for years and little has changed since BYU joined the league.