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Gonzaga Accounting Students Offer Free Tax Return Preparation

Gonzaga Accounting Students Offer Free Tax Return Preparation

Posted on February 20, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Once again, Gonzaga University accounting students are teaming up with the IRS and United Way to offer free income tax return preparation for taxpayers with income of $52,427 or less. Students from Eastern Washington University and Whitworth University will join their ranks.

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Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Gonzaga No. 1 Again among Small Schools for Peace Corps-Serving Alumni

Posted on February 18, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – For the third consecutive year, Gonzaga University is the nation’s top-ranked Peace Corps volunteer-producing institution among “Small Colleges and Universities” with 20 undergraduate alumni serving worldwide, lifting Gonzaga’s historical total to 330 alumni with Peace Corps service, the agency announced today.

Gonzaga Alumni, Friends Everywhere Celebrate Belief in Zags on Gonzaga Day

Gonzaga Alumni, Friends Everywhere Celebrate Belief in Zags on Gonzaga Day

Posted on February 2, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University supporters worldwide united Saturday night to celebrate the third annual Gonzaga Day and its theme “Believe in Zags.” Fans cheered the men’s basketball team to an 82-64 win over University of Memphis and the GU women’s team to an 85-63 victory at University of Portland.

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Gonzaga Day Jan. 31 Celebrates Zag-Believers, Features ESPN2 Matchup vs. Memphis from Kennel

Posted on January 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University will celebrate the community of people who believe in Zags on Gonzaga Day, Saturday, Jan. 31 when its men’s basketball team takes on the University of Memphis in a game broadcast nationally by ESPN2, tipping off at 7 p.m. (PST) from the McCarthey Athletic Center. Earlier that day, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team will be at University of Portland for a 2 p.m. (PST) game.

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Gonzaga Honored for Civic Engagement, Community Service

Gonzaga Honored for Civic Engagement, Community Service

Posted on December 15, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University has earned three prestigious awards for civic engagement and community service. The Seattle-based Raikes Foundation, the Jon C. Dalton Institute on College Values at Florida State University, and the Corporation for National and Community Service – a federal agency – all honored Gonzaga, and particularly its Center for Community Action and Service-Learning (CCASL) for exemplary mentoring, service and community engagement programs.

Birmingham Wins Marshall Scholarship

Birmingham Wins Marshall Scholarship

Posted on December 2, 2014

Gonzaga senior Christopher Birmingham, who has focused his studies on developing robots to help the disabled and the elderly, has won an extraordinarily competitive Marshall Scholarship for graduate study in the United Kingdom.

At 20, CCASL Eyes Future Impact

At 20, CCASL Eyes Future Impact

Posted on November 17, 2014

Celebrating 20 years of providing Gonzaga students with formative service experiences while partnering to address critical community needs, the Center for Community Action and Service-Learning eyes greater future impact.

UCSF Professor Ronald D. Vale to Deliver Gonzaga’s Annual O’Leary Lecture Nov. 17

UCSF Professor Ronald D. Vale to Deliver Gonzaga’s Annual O’Leary Lecture Nov. 17

Posted on November 6, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – Ronald Vale, Ph.D., one of three scientists awarded the 2012 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award for helping to illuminate how the heart beats and how cells transport material internally, will deliver Gonzaga University’s 29th annual O’Leary Lecture titled, “How Scientists Make Discoveries,” at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 17 in the Cataldo Hall Globe Room. The public lecture is free.

Editing Class Targets Career Skills

Editing Class Targets Career Skills

Posted on November 4, 2014

SPOKANE, Washington – A new class offered by Gonzaga University’s English department introduces students to the many technical aspects of editing and publishing so they can better control their professional destiny.