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Student Veronica Ochoa Honored as 2017 Newman Civic Fellow

Student Veronica Ochoa Honored as 2017 Newman Civic Fellow

Posted on April 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University junior Veronica Ochoa is one of 273 students nationwide named as 2017 Newman Civic Fellows by Campus Compact, a Boston-based nonprofit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education.

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Students Install Floating Wetlands in Lake Arthur as Part of Earth Week

Students Install Floating Wetlands in Lake Arthur as Part of Earth Week

Posted on April 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As part of Earth Week, Gonzaga University environmental studies students will install two Biohaven floating wetlands in Lake Arthur on Gonzaga’s campus at 4 p.m., Friday, April 21 in an effort to improve the lake ecosystem and provide a living laboratory for students.

Jeanie, Fritz Wolff Receive Ignatian Spirit Award

Jeanie, Fritz Wolff Receive Ignatian Spirit Award

Posted on April 19, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Over the years, Jeanie and Fritz Wolff have served Gonzaga University and the Spokane community with a love and generosity that has left an indelible mark. From numerous leadership roles to transformational gifts, the Wolffs have demonstrated a lifelong dedication to the Jesuit ideals of helping others through education. For this, Gonzaga honored the Wolffs as the 2017 recipients of the Ignatian Spirit Award, conferred at the 10th annual Ignatian Gala on April 6.

Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 22 at Gonzaga

Spokane Celebrates Local African American Graduates April 22 at Gonzaga

Posted on April 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh will deliver the official welcome to the 21st African American Spokane Community Graduation Celebration at 3 p.m., Saturday, April 22 in Gonzaga’s Hemmingson Center Ballroom. This marks the 12th year Gonzaga has sponsored and hosted the celebration.

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Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Posted on April 4, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Wear your Zags swag and join the Spokane community as we welcome back the Gonzaga University men’s basketball team with a Homecoming Rally on the Foley Center lawn starting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5.

Few Named Naismith Men’s College Coach of Year

Few Named Naismith Men’s College Coach of Year

Posted on April 2, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Mark Few, who has led Gonzaga to its first NCAA championship game, was selected as the 2017 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Sunday. The announcement of Few, who edged out other finalists Chris Collins (Northwestern), Bill Self (Kansas) and Jay Wright (Villanova), was made earlier today at the Naismith Awards Brunch delivered by UPS.

Video: Postgame Comments from Jordan Mathews, Przemek Karnowski

Video: Postgame Comments from Jordan Mathews, Przemek Karnowski

Posted on April 2, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – View video comments from Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski and guard Jordan Mathews after the Zags beat South Carolina on Saturday night in the Final Four and advanced to play North Carolina for the National Championship on Monday night.

Catching up with Bulldog Band, Poolside at Final Four

Catching up with Bulldog Band, Poolside at Final Four

Posted on March 30, 2017

PHOENIX – After an especially cold and wet winter in Spokane, Washington, members of the Gonzaga University Bulldog Band warmed themselves from head to toe today – poolside in the 87-degree heat, preparing to root on the Zags in their first Final Four appearance on Saturday vs. South Carolina.

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Gonzaga Leverages Basketball Success to Boost Academic Mission

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As Gonzaga University enters its first Final Four appearance on Saturday following a magical 36-1 season and a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament – its 19th consecutive Big Dance – key institutional numbers underscore how Gonzaga has leveraged basketball success to support its academic mission.