SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University students, in finals through May 6, must rid themselves of an enormous amount of clutter before summer break. Fortunately, Gonzaga’s Housing and Residence Life is continuing its “ZAGiving” program, which collects the clutter and donates it all to Catholic Charities Spokane Furniture Bank and The Salvation Army.
A glimpse of some of the many outstanding students who graduated during Gonzaga University’s 123rd commencement exercises May 6-8.
Mackenzie Pavlik, a public relations major from Farmington, New Mexico, considers Ketchikan, Alaska and Spokane to be just as much her home. Pavlik, a member of Gonzaga’s Comprehensive Leadership Program, is also earning a minor in art with a specialization in ceramics.
Brett Konzek, a double major in biology and environmental studies from Kennewick, Washington, is a pied piper of sorts with a huge heart.
SPOKANE, Wash. – For the third year in a row, Gonzaga University accounting students working with the IRS and United Way have helped generate more than $1 million in refunds through their free income tax return preparation efforts for low- and middle-income Spokane residents. Students from Eastern Washington University and Whitworth University joined the efforts.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Journal of International Law will host the 10th annual Human Race 5K starting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 9. The fee is $20 and participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite celebrity for the event to benefit Partners in Health, an international nonprofit organization.
SPOKANE, Wash. – More than 92 percent of Gonzaga University graduates who received their bachelor’s degrees with the class of 2015 reported they are either employed (full- or part-time), continuing their education or serving as volunteers or in the military.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Families, schools and communities are celebrating in the Pacific Northwest. Gonzaga and Whitworth universities will welcome a total of 16 new Act Six Scholars to the incoming class of 2020. The eight scholars entering Gonzaga and eight entering Whitworth are among 56 Pacific Northwest students to receive full college scholarships as members of the latest Act Six cohort.
SPOKANE, Wash. — The University of Washington and Gonzaga University have signed an agreement to continue, enhance and expand medical education and research in Spokane. The agreement makes Gonzaga a partner in the University of Washington’s regional, community-based medical education program and sets in motion plans to advance health related research, entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary health sciences teaching in Spokane.
Gonzaga’s No. 1 ranking for four consecutive years as the nation’s top-ranked Peace Corps volunteer-producing institution among “Small Colleges and Universities” reflects its institutional commitment to improving our world and underscores the service ethos of its faculty and staff. Several members of Gonzaga’s faculty and staff served in the Peace Corps and each person says the volunteer experience helped shape their lives today.