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Alumna Kuhn Vies for Miss America

Alumna Kuhn Vies for Miss America

Posted on July 25, 2014

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.

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Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Humanitarians Lauded for Opus Prize

Posted on July 23, 2014

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.

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Gonzaga Invites Community to Celebrate Global Humanitarian Leaders

Posted on July 23, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the regional community to join in honoring three of the world’s most deserving unsung humanitarians this fall with the presentation of the $1 million 2014 Opus Prize.

First-Generation College-Bound Students Conduct Research at Gonzaga

First-Generation College-Bound Students Conduct Research at Gonzaga

Posted on July 22, 2014

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.

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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 Grant Advances Students’ Skills

Keck Grant Advances Students’ Skills

Posted on July 1, 2014

A $250,000 grant from the Keck Foundation will prepare more Gonzaga science majors with crucial research laboratory skills.

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.

Alumnus and ‘Nightline’ Producer Chris Murphey Offers Students Tips

Alumnus and ‘Nightline’ Producer Chris Murphey Offers Students Tips

Posted on June 24, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. – Chris Murphey has come a long way since graduating from Gonzaga University in 1996 with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast studies. A producer for ABC’s “Nightline,” Murphey lives in New York City and visited his alma mater recently while in town for business.

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.