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Gonzaga Presents Women’s Leadership Conference May 19 in Seattle

Gonzaga Presents Women’s Leadership Conference May 19 in Seattle

Posted on April 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University presents the second annual Women Lead Seattle, a leadership conference designed to educate and empower women personally and professionally, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday, May 19, at the Bell Harbor Conference Center. To register, visit: www.gonzaga.edu/womeninleadership.

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Gonzaga Women’s and Gender Studies Celebrates 25-Year Anniversary March 8

Gonzaga Women’s and Gender Studies Celebrates 25-Year Anniversary March 8

Posted on March 1, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University women’s and gender studies department will celebrate its 25th anniversary at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 8 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom-Cardoner with a free, public lecture by keynote speaker Mary Jo Bona titled, “Twenty Five Years and Counting: Women’s Studies as a Field and the Queer Daughter’s Voice.”

‘Campus Pioneers: The First 25 Years of Women at Gonzaga’ Exhibition Open at Foley Center

‘Campus Pioneers: The First 25 Years of Women at Gonzaga’ Exhibition Open at Foley Center

Posted on February 2, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Campus Pioneers: The First 25 Years of Women at Gonzaga, 1948-1973,” a new free and public exhibition guest curated by Ellen Schuster (’19), is open for viewing in the Cowles Reading Room on the third floor of the Foley Center Library through May.

Caleb Dawson: Inspired to Lead

Caleb Dawson: Inspired to Lead

Posted on July 25, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. — It was difficult to imagine how Gonzaga University scholar and student leader Caleb Dawson’s life could be more hectic. Then the double major in sociology and economics with a minor in women’s and gender studies – among a dizzying array of other activities – was elected president of the Gonzaga Student Body Association last spring.

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Gonzaga University Spring Events Calendar

Gonzaga University Spring Events Calendar

Posted on March 18, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or sponsored by Gonzaga – through June 6. To discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar. For athletics events, visit www.gozags.com.

Students to Present Research at National Women’s Studies Association Conference

Students to Present Research at National Women’s Studies Association Conference

Posted on November 9, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University students Okunyi Chol, Rachel Larson and Nikelie Windsor will present their research on female characters in the animated TV series “The Simpsons,” “Family Guy,” and “Bob’s Burgers” at the prestigious National Women’s Studies Association conference Nov. 12-15 in Milwaukee.