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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.

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Spokane YWCA Honors Former Academic Vice President Patricia O’Connell Killen

Spokane YWCA Honors Former Academic Vice President Patricia O’Connell Killen

Posted on October 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Patricia O’Connell Killen, Ph.D., Gonzaga’s former academic vice president, recently received the 2017 Woman of Achievement award for her work in education at the 35th annual Spokane YWCA Women of Achievement Impact Luncheon at the Davenport Grand Hotel.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Posted on September 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson will discuss the lawsuit brought by 15 states and the District of Columbia regarding the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 29 in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law.

Dori Sonntag to Present at Women’s Leadership Luncheon Oct. 30

Dori Sonntag to Present at Women’s Leadership Luncheon Oct. 30

Posted on September 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Dori Sonntag, associate vice president of organizational effectiveness at Gonzaga University, will present the keynote address on how to lead innovation in the workplace at a fall women’s leadership luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 30, in the Hemmingson Center. To register, visit: www.gonzaga.edu/womeninleadership.

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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.

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.

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.