SPOKANE, Washington – Eleven students in a Gonzaga University graduate program learned firsthand about “Leadership and Hardiness” – the title of the course – during their four-day journey climbing the 12,776-foot Mount Adams – the second highest peak in Washington state and the third highest in the Cascade Range.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Elizabeth Addis, assistant professor of biology at Gonzaga University, and three senior biology majors are spending this summer researching why the local population of yellow-bellied marmots – those gregarious, burrowing rodents ubiquitous near the Spokane River – are not only surviving but thriving in the urban areas of Spokane.
Lauren Kuhn was already bracing for a busy fall as a Harvard Dental School student. Now, after being crowned Miss Massachusetts, the Gonzaga alumna will compete for the title of Miss America in September.
After searching the world for great faith-based humanitarians, Gonzaga announces finalists for the 2014 Opus Prize: Sister Teresa Fitzgerald, Queens, N.Y.; Gollapalli Israel, Chennai, India; and Rev. Joseph Maier, Bangkok.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University is hosting five first-generation college-bound high school seniors as interns for four weeks through the University’s “Science in Summer!” science outreach program. Working closely with Gonzaga faculty and students, these interns are gaining valuable research skills through hands-on experience.
Recognizing that many people expect an immediate response to text messages, Gonzaga seniors Collin Walker and Tyler Doster developed and are marketing a new app called Text Secretary that automatically replies to text messages.
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.
A $250,000 grant from the Keck Foundation will prepare more Gonzaga science majors with crucial research laboratory skills.
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.