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Amanda Clark to Discuss ‘China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J.’ Nov. 20

Amanda Clark to Discuss ‘China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J.’ Nov. 20

Posted on November 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Amanda Clark, Ph.D., director of the library and associate dean of special programs at Whitworth University, will discuss “China’s Last Jesuit: Charles J. McCarthy, S.J., and the End of the Mission in Catholic Shanghai,” at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 20 in the Hemmingson Center Auditorium at Gonzaga University.

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Gonzaga Surpasses Original Campaign Goal, Focusing Efforts Now on ISE Facility and Continued Scholarship Growth

Gonzaga Surpasses Original Campaign Goal, Focusing Efforts Now on ISE Facility and Continued Scholarship Growth

Posted on November 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Nearly two years after launching Gonzaga Will: The Campaign for Our Future, the largest capital campaign in Gonzaga’s history, the University is proud to announce that, due to the unmatched generosity of Gonzaga’s community of supporters, it has exceeded its original fundraising goal of $250 million. With this achievement comes a continued focus on growing the University’s endowment as well as building a new Integrated Science and Engineering facility, Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh announced today.

Gonzaga Conserves, Employs Renewable Energy Credits in Aim to Achieve Climate Neutrality

Gonzaga Conserves, Employs Renewable Energy Credits in Aim to Achieve Climate Neutrality

Posted on November 14, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University recently increased its purchase of renewable energy credits (RECs) to cover 44 percent of its electricity usage and has taken other steps to conserve energy, furthering its commitment to sustainability and its Climate Action Plan goal to achieve climate neutrality – zero emissions – by 2050.

‘Classic’ Matchups Mark 10th Season of Jesuit Basketball Spotlight

‘Classic’ Matchups Mark 10th Season of Jesuit Basketball Spotlight

Posted on November 13, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This fall, the Jesuit Basketball Spotlight program will mark a decade highlighting the mission of Jesuit education through basketball with two Jesuit Basketball Classics, played by four men’s and women’s teams. On Friday, Dec. 1, Gonzaga University will host Creighton University in a nationally televised men’s matchup on ESPN2.

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Gonzaga Blesses, Dedicates Della Strada Jesuit Community

Gonzaga Blesses, Dedicates Della Strada Jesuit Community

Posted on September 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University leaders and community members gathered Thursday to formally dedicate and bless the Della Strada Jesuit Community, a new home for the Jesuits of Spokane. It is located at the northwest corner of Boone Avenue and Astor Street and has been made possible by a leadership gift from Tim and Mary Barnard of Bozeman, Montana.

Gonzaga, Xavier: Jesuit Universities in the Elite Eight

Gonzaga, Xavier: Jesuit Universities in the Elite Eight

Posted on March 23, 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh and Xavier University President Rev. Michael Graham, S.J., have come to a friendly agreement regarding the Elite Eight matchup here Saturday to determine which of the Jesuit schools will advance to the Final Four from the West Region of the NCAA Tournament.

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, the 180th Birthday of Gonzaga Founder Fr. Joseph Cataldo, S.J.

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, the 180th Birthday of Gonzaga Founder Fr. Joseph Cataldo, S.J.

Posted on March 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – As the Gonzaga University men’s and women’s basketball teams prepare for their respective NCAA Tournament games on Saturday, it’s St. Patrick’s Day today, which carries special significance for the University as today marks the 180th birthday of Gonzaga’s founder, Father Joseph Cataldo, S.J.

Gonzaga Hosts Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference Feb. 16-17

Gonzaga Hosts Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference Feb. 16-17

Posted on February 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will host the Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference Feb. 16-17 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The public event is titled, “Caring for Our Common Home,” a reference to “Laudato Sí,” Pope Francis’ 2015 encyclical on the environment. Registration is $50 for students and $200 for nonstudents.

Gov. Inslee to Students: Journalism More Important than Ever for American Democracy

Gov. Inslee to Students: Journalism More Important than Ever for American Democracy

Posted on February 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gov. Jay Inslee told Gonzaga University journalism students on Friday that the increasingly blurred lines between fact and fiction in American public discourse threatens our democracy, underscoring the crucial importance of quality journalism.