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‘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.

Gonzaga’s Sean Swan Discusses Challenges Facing Modern-Day Europe in Oct. 25 Lecture

Gonzaga’s Sean Swan Discusses Challenges Facing Modern-Day Europe in Oct. 25 Lecture

Posted on October 14, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Sean Swan, lecturer in the Gonzaga University political science department, will discuss the complex challenges Europe is facing in a lecture titled “Europe at a Crossroads,” at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 25 in the Magnuson Theatre, at the east end of College Hall. The lecture, presented by the Greater Gonzaga Guild, is free and open to the public.

Gonzaga Brings Work of Dance Innovator Loie Fuller to Life This Week

Gonzaga Brings Work of Dance Innovator Loie Fuller to Life This Week

Posted on October 11, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will bring the work of pioneering American interdisciplinary dance artist Loie Fuller to life on campus this week and next semester through programming spearheaded by Suzanne Ostersmith, assistant professor and director of the dance program. The events are part of Gonzaga’s new interdisciplinary arts minor.

Calgary History Professor Chastko to Discuss North America’s Petroleum Revolution Oct. 17

Calgary History Professor Chastko to Discuss North America’s Petroleum Revolution Oct. 17

Posted on October 4, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – University of Calgary history Professor Paul Chastko will discuss “Back to the Future: North America’s Petroleum Revolution and the Increased Transportation of Oil by Rail” when he delivers Gonzaga University’s William L. Davis Lecture at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 17 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Roman Myth and Mythmaking,” a special, temporary exhibition examining how the ancient Romans constructed and spread their religious and cultural beliefs as seen through mostly small-scale objects they created and used on a daily basis will be on display in the Jundt Galleries of Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum from Sept. 17 to Dec. 17.

ChemBioPower CEO Anselmo Delivers Gonzaga’s Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture April 13

ChemBioPower CEO Anselmo Delivers Gonzaga’s Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture April 13

Posted on March 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Antonio Anselmo, founder and CEO of ChemBioPower, founder of the Allocated Materials Management Company and a principal at Altametric, will discuss “Global Carbon Reduction and the Fuel Sector” at the Fifth Pigott Entrepreneurship Lecture at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 13 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.

Tulane Historian Laura Kelley to Discuss Irish in New Orleans at Arnold Lecture March 16

Tulane Historian Laura Kelley to Discuss Irish in New Orleans at Arnold Lecture March 16

Posted on March 1, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Laura D. Kelley, an immigrant and ethnic historian at Tulane University and academic director of Tulane’s Summer in Dublin Program, will present “Faith, Hope and Charity: Irish Communities in New Orleans” for Gonzaga University’s Arnold Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 16 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.