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Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Posted on September 27, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences introduces the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, directed by Jeff Watson, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry.

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Gonzaga Launches Center for Public Humanities, Directed by Professor Brian Cooney

Gonzaga Launches Center for Public Humanities, Directed by Professor Brian Cooney

Posted on September 26, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences announces its new Center for Public Humanities, directed by Brian Cooney, professor of English. The center will focus on veterans this academic year with special guests including William D. Adams, chair of the National Endowment of the Humanities, and American novelists Tim O’Brien and Whitney Terrell.

Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Posted on September 20, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Ryan Lojo (’13) has come a long way since the summer of 2011 when he learned about adversity firsthand as a full-time door-to-door pest-control salesman whose long days were filled with slamming doors, awkward moments and, in one case, being chased off the property.

Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Posted on September 16, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The 2016-17 edition of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series continues Tuesday, Oct. 11 with a reading from Jeff Koehler, an American writer, photographer, traveler and cook.

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Magnuson Theatre Presents ‘Freud’s Last Session’ Sept. 9-10

Magnuson Theatre Presents ‘Freud’s Last Session’ Sept. 9-10

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Magnuson Theatre launches off its 2016 season with “Freud’s Last Session” as part of a touring production from Wayland Baptist University. The play by award-winning contemporary American playwright Mark St. Germain will run at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9-10. The Magnuson Theatre is located at the east end of College Hall.

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Roman Myth and Mythmaking,” a special, temporary exhibition examining how the ancient Romans constructed and spread their religious and cultural beliefs as seen through mostly small-scale objects they created and used on a daily basis will be on display in the Jundt Galleries of Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum from Sept. 17 to Dec. 17.

Gonzaga Greets Best Academic Class Ever

Gonzaga Greets Best Academic Class Ever

Posted on August 26, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The 1,280 freshmen Gonzaga University welcomed to campus today represent the best academic class in its 129-year history. The Class of 2020 also is Gonzaga’s second largest and second most diverse with 25.2 percent students of color.

Gonzaga Prepares to Begin Construction on Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center

Gonzaga Prepares to Begin Construction on Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center

Posted on August 24, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University intends to break ground in spring 2017 on the Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center, a transformative $30 million facility made possible by an extraordinary $55 million gift from the late Miss Myrtle Woldson – the largest gift in University history. Construction awaits final approval from Gonzaga’s Board of Trustees anticipated later this year.

Second Annual Logan Block Party Sept. 1

Second Annual Logan Block Party Sept. 1

Posted on August 16, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Logan Neighborhood is planning its second annual block party from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 1. From the corner of Standard Street and Sinto Avenue, activities will stretch east for one block and south for one block. People who live, work, learn and worship in Logan are invited to attend this family friendly event. Media are welcome as well.