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Gonzaga Wins Ethics Bowl Competition

Gonzaga Wins Ethics Bowl Competition

Posted on April 20, 2015

A team of Gonzaga University students captured first place in the second annual Ethics Bowl, sponsored by the Independent Colleges of Washington. The competition included teams from the ICW’s 10 member colleges and universities.

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Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Learning to ‘Rock the Workforce’

Posted on April 20, 2015

Three members of Gonzaga University’s Board of Regents, one Trustee and senior Sara Wendland shared with students their best advice recently on “How to Rock the Workforce.”

Lugers Honored with Ignatian Award

Lugers Honored with Ignatian Award

Posted on April 10, 2015

Gonzaga honored John and Donna Luger with its Ignatian Spirit Award at the eighth annual Ignatian Gala at the downtown Convention Center on April 9.

Student Launches App to Take Ice-Bucket-Like Challenges to Next Level

Student Launches App to Take Ice-Bucket-Like Challenges to Next Level

Posted on April 7, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – The recent social media trend of challenging friends to dump buckets of ice over their heads for the ALS Association has inspired Gonzaga University senior Scott Alderson and his brother Matt, a Seattle University freshman. The brothers have developed an Apple app called 1Up Challenges to take such competitions to the next level.

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Five Gonzaga Alumni Find Niche with Farmgirlfit, All-Women Gym

Five Gonzaga Alumni Find Niche with Farmgirlfit, All-Women Gym

Posted on April 2, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – ­­Farmgirlfit is not your average fitness gym. Exclusively for women and 100-percent owned by Gonzaga University alumni, the gym offers workout classes, yoga, and a community focused on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Mythbusting! Native American History & Contemporary Issues Lecture April 8

Mythbusting! Native American History & Contemporary Issues Lecture April 8

Posted on March 30, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga’s Director of Native American Studies and Assistant Professor of History Laurie Arnold will give the 2015 History Department Art and Craft of History Lecture this semester. Her lecture, titled “Mythbusting! Native American History and Contemporary Issues,” is set for Wednesday, Apr. 8 at 5:30 p.m. in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Zags Jazzed for Chance to Advance to Elite Eight

Zags Jazzed for Chance to Advance to Elite Eight

Posted on March 26, 2015

HOUSTON – On the eve of their Sweet 16 matchup Friday against 11-seed UCLA at the NRG Stadium, No. 2-seed Gonzaga took part in a shoot-around today and met with the media. Coach Mark Few, who did a handstand in the locker room after the Zags beat Iowa on Sunday, said the Bulldogs are excited.

Houston Chapter of Alumni Association Takes Flight

Houston Chapter of Alumni Association Takes Flight

Posted on March 26, 2015

HOUSTON – Desean Garnett, an attorney and Gonzaga University undergraduate alumnus, is the first president of the burgeoning Houston Chapter of the Gonzaga Alumni Association. He sees plenty of growth ahead for this 10-member chapter launched only five months ago in the nation’s fourth most-populated city.

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Posted on March 25, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – It’s a little thing, but these little things add up. Every time Gonzaga’s Sweet 16-bound women’s basketball team checked out of a hotel this season, the players have collected all the complimentary toiletries – the shampoos, soaps, lotions and conditioners – and donated them to Catholic Charities Spokane.