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ZAGiving Benefits Area Families with Donations of Zag Students’ Surplus Items

ZAGiving Benefits Area Families with Donations of Zag Students’ Surplus Items

Posted on May 4, 2016

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.

Grads Shine with Many Gifts

Grads Shine with Many Gifts

Posted on May 3, 2016

A glimpse of some of the many outstanding students who graduated during Gonzaga University’s 123rd commencement exercises May 6-8.

2016 Grad Profiles: Mackenzie Pavlik

2016 Grad Profiles: Mackenzie Pavlik

Posted on April 25, 2016

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.

2016 Grad Profiles: Brett Konzek

2016 Grad Profiles: Brett Konzek

Posted on April 24, 2016

Brett Konzek, a double major in biology and environmental studies from Kennewick, Washington, is a pied piper of sorts with a huge heart.

Accounting Students Help Generate $1 Million-Plus in Income Tax Refunds for Area Residents

Accounting Students Help Generate $1 Million-Plus in Income Tax Refunds for Area Residents

Posted on April 19, 2016

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.

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Posted on March 31, 2016

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.

New Report Shows Success of Gonzaga’s Class of ’15

New Report Shows Success of Gonzaga’s Class of ’15

Posted on March 24, 2016

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.

GU Welcomes 8 New Act Six Scholars

GU Welcomes 8 New Act Six Scholars

Posted on March 4, 2016

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.

UW, GU Partner in Medical Education

UW, GU Partner in Medical Education

Posted on February 24, 2016

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 Community Reflects Peace Corps Experience

Gonzaga Community Reflects Peace Corps Experience

Posted on February 19, 2016

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.