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Study Abroad Participation Increases 22.5 Percent among Gonzaga Undergraduates

Study Abroad Participation Increases 22.5 Percent among Gonzaga Undergraduates

Posted on November 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A total of 654 Gonzaga University undergraduates studied abroad in 2016-17, a 22.5 percent increase from the previous year, to rank GU No. 14 nationwide (among peer institutions) for the number of undergraduates who studied abroad last year, according to the 2017 Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education.

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Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Gonzaga Invites Community to Unite Nov. 16 to Mark International Day of Tolerance

Posted on November 10, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the public to the John J. Hemmingson Center (702 E. Desmet Ave.), first-floor rotunda, at noon, Thursday, Nov. 16 to link arms with Gonzaga faculty, staff and students to form a human chain of solidarity to mark the United Nations’ annual International Day of Tolerance.

Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Gonzaga Selected to Host 2019 Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples Conference

Posted on October 18, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Latin American Studies Association’s section on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples has selected Gonzaga University to host the 6th Conference on Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples in Latin America and the Caribbean. The conference is set for fall 2019 with exact dates to be determined.

Gonzaga Presents ‘Communities for Justice’ Events

Gonzaga Presents ‘Communities for Justice’ Events

Posted on October 2, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – In keeping with Gonzaga University’s mission to educate students for lives of leadership and service to the common good, Gonzaga is proud to present “Communities for Justice,” a series of fall events and activities that will bring together the GU community and the region.

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50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

Posted on July 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Some 300 Spokane-area immigrant and refugee learners from preschool through age 80 representing over 50 countries and speaking more than 40 languages are taking part in Gonzaga University’s 19th annual Summer Language Program on campus.

Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Posted on June 21, 2017

TEL AVIV, Israel – Ten Gonzaga University students have just concluded four weeks of travel throughout Israel and the Palestinian territories studying religion and journalism led by faculty members Elizabeth Goldstein, associate professor of religious studies, and Tracy Simmons, journalism lecturer.

Aizley Hansen Receives Boren Scholarship to Study Swahili in Tanzania

Aizley Hansen Receives Boren Scholarship to Study Swahili in Tanzania

Posted on May 30, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Aizley Hansen, a Gonzaga University rising senior from Vancouver, Washington, who is earning a double major in international relations and political science, has been awarded a prestigious Boren Scholarship to study Swahili in Tanzania.

First Annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium May 31 in Florence, Italy

First Annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium May 31 in Florence, Italy

Posted on May 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The first annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium will be held Wednesday, May 31 at the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights in Florence, Italy. The daylong program is titled, “Human Rights in Anxious Times.”

Gonzaga Chamber Chorus Performs in Zambia, Zimbabwe through May 30

Gonzaga Chamber Chorus Performs in Zambia, Zimbabwe through May 30

Posted on May 19, 2017

Twenty-eight student vocalists from Gonzaga University’s premier choral ensemble Chamber Chorus are traveling throughout Zambia and Zimbabwe in southern Africa for an intercultural exchange and performance tour of their repertoire “Unclouded Day: Music of a Hopeful Search” until May 31.