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Gonzaga Graduate Callin Switzer Researches Bumblebee Vibrations at Harvard

Gonzaga Graduate Callin Switzer Researches Bumblebee Vibrations at Harvard

Posted on May 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Callin Switzer, a 2010 Gonzaga University graduate in biology, is abuzz about bumblebees through his doctoral work in organismic and evolutionary biology at Harvard University.

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Biochemistry Major Chad Hicks Receives Howard Hughes Medical Institute Internship

Biochemistry Major Chad Hicks Receives Howard Hughes Medical Institute Internship

Posted on May 1, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University biochemistry major Chad Hicks, a gifted science scholar, will take a step toward his goal of becoming a research professor through a prestigious internship this summer at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, through the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Exceptional Research Opportunities Program.

UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga University Regional Health Partnership Marks First Anniversary

UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga University Regional Health Partnership Marks First Anniversary

Posted on March 2, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The University of Washington School of Medicine and Gonzaga University today celebrated the first anniversary of the Regional Health Partnership, an initiative to advance medical education and research in the Spokane region.

Talented Bethany Beekly Balances Art, Science

Talented Bethany Beekly Balances Art, Science

Posted on January 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University senior Bethany Beekly is gifted in both science and the humanities, and does not allow her rigorous course load to hamper her enthusiasm for music, dance and helping others. An honors student majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry, she has been on the President’s List (minimum 3.7 grade-point average) virtually her entire Gonzaga career.

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Connor Arend Soars in Engineering, Honors Programs

Connor Arend Soars in Engineering, Honors Programs

Posted on October 20, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Connor Arend, a junior mechanical engineering major and honors student at Gonzaga University, can honestly say that life with his family is, in fact, rocket science.

Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Posted on September 27, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences introduces the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, directed by Jeff Watson, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry.

Courtney Law Joins Gonzaga as Director of GU-UW Regional Health Partnership

Courtney Law Joins Gonzaga as Director of GU-UW Regional Health Partnership

Posted on July 21, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University has hired Courtney Law, Ph.D., as director of the Regional Health Partnership. Law will lead Gonzaga’s efforts within the partnership, an initiative with the University of Washington to expand and enhance medical education and research in the Spokane region.

New Computing Program Bridges Fields

New Computing Program Bridges Fields

Posted on July 15, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Anyone with a smart phone intuitively understands the trend toward completely interconnected devices that are always available. This shift – termed pervasive or ubiquitous computing – represents a large and increasing share of our world economy, and Gonzaga University has introduced a new degree that blends highly marketable computer science skills with the intellectual breadth of study in the humanities and social and natural sciences.

Gonzaga Students Busy Conducting Summer Science Research in Lab, Field

Gonzaga Students Busy Conducting Summer Science Research in Lab, Field

Posted on June 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – It may be summer at Gonzaga University, but behind the scenes the campus is abuzz with undergraduate research projects. Sixty-two science students, led by 22 faculty members, are hard at work in labs and in the field gaining hands-on experience producing authentic research on topics ranging from invasive plant species in the Idaho Panhandle National Forests to developing compounds to aid in early cancer detection.