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Michael Joy Explores ‘How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer’ March 28

Michael Joy Explores ‘How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer’ March 28

Posted on March 22, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Michael Joy, lecturer in business management information systems at Gonzaga University, will present “How the U.S. Constitution Helped Invent the Computer: Many Sources of Inventor Inspiration,” in a free, public lecture at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 28 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The lecture is presented by the Greater Gonzaga Guild.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss Immigration Case at Gonzaga Law March 24

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss Immigration Case at Gonzaga Law March 24

Posted on March 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson will discuss the case that placed him and the state of Washington in the center of the national debate on immigration during a free, public forum at noon Friday, March 24 in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law. (The event had been scheduled for a different date.)

U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

U. Montana Professor Stephen Sprang Delivers O’Leary Lecture March 30

Posted on March 15, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Stephen Sprang, biology professor and director of the Center for Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics at the University of Montana, Missoula, will discuss “Adrenaline: How Pathways of Discovery Converge” at Gonzaga University’s O’Leary Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 30 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. The lecture is free and open to the public.

NEW TIME: Professor McCormick Discusses Religious Violence March 23 at Flannery Lecture

NEW TIME: Professor McCormick Discusses Religious Violence March 23 at Flannery Lecture

Posted on March 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Patrick McCormick, Ph.D., professor of religious studies at Gonzaga University, will discuss “American Religious Violence: Examining the Beam in Our National Eye,” at Gonzaga University’s Flannery Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 23 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom (third floor). The event is free and open to all.

Fritz Wolff to Discuss ‘The Dash’ in Gonzaga’s Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture March 21

Fritz Wolff to Discuss ‘The Dash’ in Gonzaga’s Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture March 21

Posted on March 6, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Fritz Wolff, chairman of The Wolff Company, will discuss “The Dash” at the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration’s Sixth Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture at 6 p.m., Tuesday, March 21 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Gonzaga Women’s and Gender Studies Celebrates 25-Year Anniversary March 8

Gonzaga Women’s and Gender Studies Celebrates 25-Year Anniversary March 8

Posted on March 1, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University women’s and gender studies department will celebrate its 25th anniversary at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 8 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom-Cardoner with a free, public lecture by keynote speaker Mary Jo Bona titled, “Twenty Five Years and Counting: Women’s Studies as a Field and the Queer Daughter’s Voice.”

‘IRELAND: Two Lectures’ by Douglas Kries & Peter Tormey on March 2 & 9

‘IRELAND: Two Lectures’ by Douglas Kries & Peter Tormey on March 2 & 9

Posted on February 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga philosophy Professor Douglas Kries, and Peter Tormey, editor of the Gonzaga University News Service will collaborate to present “IRELAND: Two Lectures” on March 2 and March 9. Both lectures are free and open to the public and begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Professor Arpin Discusses Impact of Social Relationships on Health Feb. 28

Professor Arpin Discusses Impact of Social Relationships on Health Feb. 28

Posted on February 14, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Sarah Arpin, Gonzaga University assistant professor of psychology, will discuss “Better Relationships for Better Health” in a free, public lecture at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28 in the McCarthey Athletic Center’s Herak Club Room. The lecture is presented by the Greater Gonzaga Guild.

Author Tim O’Brien Wows with Reading; Explores Time, Truth and Love of Story

Author Tim O’Brien Wows with Reading; Explores Time, Truth and Love of Story

Posted on February 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Renowned author Tim O’Brien wowed a standing-room-only audience Monday evening with a reading of “How to Tell a True War Story” from his acclaimed novel “The Things They Carried” about his experiences as a soldier in the Vietnam War. Earlier that day, he explored time, truth, and why he loathes to write but loves story.

Famed Novelist Tim O’Brien Speaks Feb. 6 at Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series

Famed Novelist Tim O’Brien Speaks Feb. 6 at Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series

Posted on January 24, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Novelist Tim O’Brien, known for his work tapping into his experiences as a soldier in the Vietnam War, will read from his work at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 6 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom as part of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series. Earlier that day, O’Brien will conduct a public question-and-answer session from 1:10-2 p.m. in the Hemmingson Auditorium.