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Student Offers Backpacks of Hope to Homeless

Student Offers Backpacks of Hope to Homeless

Posted on October 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga’s Jesuit ethos embraces a commitment to human dignity and solidarity with the poor and vulnerable. Rick Clark, 46, a junior in his first semester at Gonzaga, knows poverty firsthand. Formerly homeless, Clark launched the outreach program Giving Back Packs to help the down-and-out in Spokane, where he was born and raised.

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Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Posted on October 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Latin American Studies Association’s section on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples has selected Gonzaga University to host the 6th Conference on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples in Latin America and the Caribbean. The conference is set for fall 2019 with exact dates to be determined.

Business Students to Visit ‘Oracle of Omaha’ Warren Buffett on Friday

Business Students to Visit ‘Oracle of Omaha’ Warren Buffett on Friday

Posted on October 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Twenty Gonzaga University School of Business Administration students will spend Friday in Omaha learning about business, ethics, and life from billionaire Warren Buffett, the “Oracle of Omaha,” one of the most innovative, influential and respected business leaders in the world.

Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Posted on October 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry welcomes its first Distinguished Alumni Researcher, Professor Nicole Bush, to discuss “How Early Life Stress ‘Gets Under the Skin’ and What We Can Do About It” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 1 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Lecture Oct. 24 Offers Inside Look at UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga Regional Health Partnership

Lecture Oct. 24 Offers Inside Look at UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga Regional Health Partnership

Posted on October 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Leaders from the University of Washington School of Medicine-Gonzaga University Regional Health Partnership will provide an inside look at their collaborative work in medical education, research, entrepreneurship and commercialization at a public lecture at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 24 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room.

Spokane YWCA Honors Former Academic Vice President Patricia O’Connell Killen

Spokane YWCA Honors Former Academic Vice President Patricia O’Connell Killen

Posted on October 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Patricia O’Connell Killen, Ph.D., Gonzaga’s former academic vice president, recently received the 2017 Woman of Achievement award for her work in education at the 35th annual Spokane YWCA Women of Achievement Impact Luncheon at the Davenport Grand Hotel.

Former Alcoa Russia President O’Rourke, BYU Professor Agle Deliver Gonzaga’s Aram Lecture

Former Alcoa Russia President O’Rourke, BYU Professor Agle Deliver Gonzaga’s Aram Lecture

Posted on October 5, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Brad Agle, the George W. Romney Endowed Professor at Brigham Young University, and Bill O’Rourke, inaugural president of Alcoa Russia, will present the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration’s 9th annual Aram Lecture on Business Ethics at 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 9 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Scholar, Activist Angela Davis Speaks Oct. 25

Scholar, Activist Angela Davis Speaks Oct. 25

Posted on October 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Center for Public Humanities is proud to present a lecture by Angela Davis, Ph.D., whose activism and scholarship have been deeply involved in our nation’s quest for social justice, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 25 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. Moderated questions will follow.

Gonzaga Presents ‘Communities for Justice’ Events

Gonzaga Presents ‘Communities for Justice’ Events

Posted on October 2, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – In keeping with Gonzaga University’s mission to educate students for lives of leadership and service to the common good, Gonzaga is proud to present “Communities for Justice,” a series of fall events and activities that will bring together the GU community and the region.