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Rorholm Receives Gonzaga Institute for Hate Studies Eva Lassman Student Research Award

Rorholm Receives Gonzaga Institute for Hate Studies Eva Lassman Student Research Award

Posted on June 5, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Institute for Hate Studies has awarded Marnie Rorholm, a student in Gonzaga’s Doctoral Program in Leadership Studies, the Eva Lassman Memorial Student Research Award, which includes a $700 stipend to assist in her study of a hate-related issue.

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Gonzaga Presents ‘Women Lead Spokane’ Conference March 15 at Hemmingson Center

Gonzaga Presents ‘Women Lead Spokane’ Conference March 15 at Hemmingson Center

Posted on February 27, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University presents Women Lead Spokane, a leadership conference designed to educate and empower women personally and professionally, from 8 a.m.-3:15 p.m., Wednesday, March 15, at the Hemmingson Center. Cost is $149 (which includes two continuing education credits and meals). Registration deadline is March 8. To register visit: www.gonzaga.edu/womeninleadership.

Leadership Students Capture First in International Competition

Leadership Students Capture First in International Competition

Posted on November 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Washington – A team of four students in Gonzaga University’s Comprehensive Leadership Program won first place and a $1,000 prize in the undergraduate case-study competition of the International Leadership Association Conference in Atlanta. The presentation addressed the need of leadership reform within police structures nationwide.

Gonzaga’s Shann Ray Ferch Discusses Leadership, Gratitude and Forgiveness Nov. 15

Gonzaga’s Shann Ray Ferch Discusses Leadership, Gratitude and Forgiveness Nov. 15

Posted on November 4, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Shann Ray Ferch, Gonzaga University professor of leadership studies, will discuss “The Crisis of Leadership is a Crisis of Love: Servant-Leadership, Gratitude and Forgiveness in American Life” in a free, public lecture at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The Greater Gonzaga Guild presents the lecture.

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Students from Cagli, Italy Arrive for Sister City Cultural Immersion Exchange

Students from Cagli, Italy Arrive for Sister City Cultural Immersion Exchange

Posted on July 22, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – On Monday, July 25, a group of 10 high school students and their chaperones will arrive in Spokane from Cagli, Italy, in the first official cultural and educational exchange between Cagli and Spokane as Sister Cities. These 10 students were selected from a pool of 140 eligible candidates.

Special Education Major Madison Rose Named a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow

Special Education Major Madison Rose Named a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow

Posted on April 4, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University sophomore Madison Rose, a special education major from Centennial, Colorado, has been selected as a Campus Compact 2016 Newman Civic Fellow. Rose is among 218 student leaders from colleges and universities in 36 states, Washington, D.C., and Mexico honored this year by Campus Compact.

A Blessing for the Christmas Season

A Blessing for the Christmas Season

Posted on December 16, 2015

As part of Gonzaga’s annual Advent Calendar, President Thayne M. McCulloh, D.Phil., and Chancellor Father Bernard Coughlin, S.J., offer a special Christmas blessing.

Lilly Endowment Grant to Encourage High Schoolers to Explore Theology

Lilly Endowment Grant to Encourage High Schoolers to Explore Theology

Posted on December 11, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – A $294,415 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. will establish the Gonzaga University Theology Institute for High School Youth. The grant is part of Lilly Endowment’s High School Youth Theology Institutes initiative, which seeks to encourage young people to explore theological traditions, ask questions about the moral dimensions of contemporary issues and examine how their faith calls them to lives of service.

Robert Myers Leads GU Administration & Planning

Robert Myers Leads GU Administration & Planning

Posted on November 9, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Robert E. “Skip” Myers has joined Gonzaga University as the interim vice president for administration and planning. Myers has more than 30 years of leadership experience in private and public higher education, including as executive vice president and chief operating officer at the University of Maryland University College (UMUC), chancellor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide, and as president of Daniel Webster College in New Hampshire.