LAS VEGAS – Tucker Keuter, who conducts the Gonzaga University band during men’s basketball games and plays trombone for the women’s games, has always had an affinity for mathematics and music. The twin pursuits have brought success and personal harmony to the senior honors student from Albany, Ore., who just accepted a full-ride scholarship to the Ph.D. program in biostatistics at the Medical College of Wisconsin, in Milwaukee.
Planting Seeds of Hope: Gonzaga Students, Staff, & Faculty Embark March 8 to Serve Others During Break
SPOKANE, Wash. – In a rite of spring at Gonzaga University, 116 students, staff and faculty advisers will embark Saturday, March 8 for nine sites nationwide where they will spend their entire spring break serving others through Gonzaga’s Mission: Possible program.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this spring with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Galileo?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 18 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The exhibition “Legacy of the Kiln: The Works of Terry Gieber and His Former Students” opens in the Arcade Gallery of the Jundt Art Museum on March 22 through June 7. Gieber, who celebrates 31 years as a Gonzaga University art professor and is retiring this year, is honored with a ceramics display by his former students, Sarah Beaty, Nash Calihan, Michael Janes, Ryan LaBar, Suzanne Lussier, and Dan Murphy.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s debate team has been invited to participate in the prestigious Lafayette Debates, public debates April 11-13 in Washington, D.C., hosted by the French Embassy in partnership with the Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies of the George Washington University.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Just in time for March Madness, Spokane, home to Gonzaga University, has been named one of the “8 Havens for College Hoops,” according to the April issue of Where to Retire magazine. The cities were chosen for their appeal to retirees who enjoy college sports, as well as the other amenities that come with college towns.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Concert Choir begins its West Coast performance tour with a concert in Spokane at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes (1115 W. Riverside Ave.). The Gonzaga Preparatory School Chamber Singers, directed by Sean Kane, will join the GU singers for a choral festival. From March 7-14, the GU Choir will perform in Kennewick, Wash.; Portland and Keizer, Ore.; and Carmel and San Francisco, Calif.
SPOKANE, Wash. – A Gonzaga University Graduate School of Business team has advanced to the regional finals of the 5th annual Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. The team competes in San Francisco March 7-8 for an opportunity to win $1 million and start a new sustainable social venture.
SPOKANE, Wash. – It’s National Engineers Week and Gonzaga University business and engineering students had the special treat of learning directly from Jack Jones, vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina, who addressed the topic of “Finance as a Building Block for Corporate and Engineering Leadership.”
Nicole Lewis came to Gonzaga as a musically inclined freshman who planned to study hard and become a pharmacist. A decade later, with biology degree in hand, she is pursing a dream of pop country singing stardom.