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Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series Continues Nov. 29 with ‘WA129’ Poetry Readings

Gonzaga Visiting Writers Series Continues Nov. 29 with ‘WA129’ Poetry Readings

Posted on November 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Following a powerful nonfiction presentation by scholar and activist Angela Davis, the 2017-18 Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series continues with readings from the poetry anthology “WA129” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29 in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

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View Angela Davis’ Oct. 25 Lecture at Gonzaga

View Angela Davis’ Oct. 25 Lecture at Gonzaga

Posted on November 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A video of the Oct. 25 lecture by scholar and activist Angela Davis, Ph.D., presented by the Gonzaga University Center for Public Humanities at the Hemmingson Center Ballroom on campus, is now available for the public to view at www.gonzaga.edu/publichumanities.

Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Posted on November 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Monica Elenes, a junior transfer from Seattle, cannot imagine her life without melodies. Throughout her childhood, she sang in church, listened to hip-hop and music in Spanish with her family, and wrote songs with her older brother.

Notre Dame Professor Fr. Daniel Groody Discusses Theology, Migration Nov. 2

Notre Dame Professor Fr. Daniel Groody Discusses Theology, Migration Nov. 2

Posted on October 28, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Father Daniel Groody, associate professor of theology and global affairs at Notre Dame University, will discuss “Passing Over: Migration, Theology and the Eucharist” at Gonzaga University’s Flannery Lecture at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The event is free and open to all.

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‘Archaeology and Humanities’ Conference Oct. 21 Features 13 Regional Scholars

‘Archaeology and Humanities’ Conference Oct. 21 Features 13 Regional Scholars

Posted on October 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University invites the public to “Archaeology and the Humanities,” a free conference presenting 13 lectures in celebration of International Archaeology Day, from 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 21 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Gonzaga Hosts ‘Washington at War: The Evergreen State in World War I’ Oct. 19

Gonzaga Hosts ‘Washington at War: The Evergreen State in World War I’ Oct. 19

Posted on October 5, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – In an interactive presentation, public historian Lorraine McConaghy, Ph.D., will discuss the impact of World War I on the state of Washington and how the state impacted the war in a free public event at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 19 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room.

Professor, Author Torrie Hester to Deliver William L. Davis, S.J. Lecture Oct. 10

Professor, Author Torrie Hester to Deliver William L. Davis, S.J. Lecture Oct. 10

Posted on September 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Torrie Hester, Ph.D., associate professor of history at St. Louis University, will discuss her research on U.S. immigration policy and its impact on geopolitics when she delivers Gonzaga University’s William L. Davis, S.J. Lecture at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10 in Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

National Endowment for Humanities Awards Professor Laurie Arnold $138,662 Grant

Posted on September 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Laurie Arnold, assistant professor of history and director of Gonzaga University’s Native American Studies program, a $138,662 grant to host a Summer Institute for faculty development titled “The Native American West: A Case Study of the Columbia Plateau.”

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.