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Gonzaga Students’ App Offers Quick Reply to Texts

Gonzaga Students’ App Offers Quick Reply to Texts

Posted on July 3, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Recognizing that many people nowadays expect an immediate response to text messages, Gonzaga University seniors Collin Walker and Tyler Doster have developed a new app called Text Secretary that automatically replies to text messages. It’s available at Google Play Store for a free 30-day trial and $1.00 purchase.

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Gonzaga Exhibit Traces Faith Traditions of Political Philosophy

Gonzaga Exhibit Traces Faith Traditions of Political Philosophy

Posted on July 3, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University is hosting 25 scholars from throughout the country for a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College and University Teachers through July 10. As a result, a distinctive book exhibit tracing political philosophy in the Middle Ages will be available for the public when the Institute concludes.

Keck Foundation Grant Advances Gonzaga Students’ Research Skills

Keck Foundation Grant Advances Gonzaga Students’ Research Skills

Posted on July 1, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – A $250,000 grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation will allow Gonzaga University to prepare increasingly more biology, biochemistry and chemistry majors with crucial research skills through authentic laboratory experiences by fully developing and integrating the pilot Linked Experimental System (LES) model into the curriculum.

Gilman Scholarship Benefits Gonzaga Students in Africa This Summer

Gilman Scholarship Benefits Gonzaga Students in Africa This Summer

Posted on June 25, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University students Liliana Ramos and Jonathan Manning, who are studying in Africa this summer, have been selected to receive the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which provides up to $5,000 for study abroad costs.

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Gonzaga Law Professor Ann Murphy Earns Second Fulbright Grant to Teach in China

Gonzaga Law Professor Ann Murphy Earns Second Fulbright Grant to Teach in China

Posted on June 18, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law Professor Ann Murphy has, for the second time in seven years, received a Fulbright grant to teach law in China. Starting in late August, Murphy will reside in China and teach for 10 months at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) Law School.

Career Internships, Hard Work Pay off for May Graduate Brenna Greene

Career Internships, Hard Work Pay off for May Graduate Brenna Greene

Posted on June 12, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Brenna Greene, a May graduate of Gonzaga University, credits hard work, several career internships and top-notch contributions to Gonzaga’s broadcast program and the University’s News Service for preparing her to become the weekend sports anchor and reporter at KRTV in Great Falls, Montana.

Remembering Maya Angelou’s Gonzaga Performance

Remembering Maya Angelou’s Gonzaga Performance

Posted on June 5, 2014

Maya Angelou, a towering figure in American letters and culture who died last week at age 86, spoke at Gonzaga University on Nov. 1, 2000 for the Arnold Lecture. Following is a story in the Winter 2001 issue of Gonzaga Magazine that recounts her stunning performance and includes excerpts from an interview with her.

Gonzaga Alumna Earns Prestigious NSF Fellowship

Gonzaga Alumna Earns Prestigious NSF Fellowship

Posted on June 5, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Erika Helgeson, a 2012 Gonzaga University alumnus and a doctoral student in biostatistics at the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, has received a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

Author Chronicles Daring War Escape Involving Alumnus Sam Grashio

Author Chronicles Daring War Escape Involving Alumnus Sam Grashio

Posted on June 2, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – More than 150 people attended a special screening May 29 of the new Public TV documentary “4-4-43: Escape in the Pacific,” which chronicles the heroism of Gonzaga alumnus Sam Grashio, who was part of the only successful group escape from a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp during World War II.