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APA Honors Education Dean Alfonso with Bardon Distinguished Service Award

APA Honors Education Dean Alfonso with Bardon Distinguished Service Award

Posted on August 10, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The American Psychological Association’s Division of School Psychology honored Gonzaga University School of Education Dean Vincent C. Alfonso earlier this week with the 2017 Jack Bardon Distinguished Service Award.

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Gonzaga Celebrates Seattle Summer Biomedical Internship Program

Gonzaga Celebrates Seattle Summer Biomedical Internship Program

Posted on August 8, 2017

SEATTLE – Gonzaga University celebrated the Seattle Summer Biomedical Internship program Tuesday, thanking those responsible for allowing 11 highly qualified Gonzaga undergraduates to participate in the unique and valuable internships in which they conducted research and received mentoring from physicians and other medical professionals.

Gonzaga Expands Resources to Help Students Obtain Career-Enhancing Internships

Gonzaga Expands Resources to Help Students Obtain Career-Enhancing Internships

Posted on August 7, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University has expanded its resources to help students obtain career-enhancing internships by accepting an invitation to join iNet (Internship Network), an online national consortium of a dozen prestigious universities that allows employers to seek students from institutions known for their academic quality.

Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Alumna Kate Hewitt Earns Prestigious Scoville Peace Fellowship at Brookings Institution

Posted on August 4, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kate Hewitt, a 2013 Gonzaga University alumna, has been awarded a prestigious and highly competitive Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship for the fall 2017 semester and will spend six to nine months working with the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.

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The Princeton Review Rates Gonzaga among Nation’s ‘Best 382 Colleges’

The Princeton Review Rates Gonzaga among Nation’s ‘Best 382 Colleges’

Posted on July 31, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University is among the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to the 2018 edition of The Princeton Review’s annual college guidebook, “The Best 382 Colleges.”

Alumnus Honors Mother, Fights Breast Cancer with Memorial Bike Ride

Alumnus Honors Mother, Fights Breast Cancer with Memorial Bike Ride

Posted on July 31, 2017

SEATTLE – Gonzaga University 2013 alumni Doug Chesney and David Sheppard are raising money to fight breast cancer in the third annual Denise M. Chesney Memorial Bike Ride, a 50-mile loop around Lake Washington on Saturday, Aug. 12.

Gonzaga Blesses Transformative Woldson Performing Arts Center

Gonzaga Blesses Transformative Woldson Performing Arts Center

Posted on July 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Leaders from Gonzaga University, the city and the arts community as well as Spokane alumni gathered recently for a blessing ceremony formally marking the start of construction of the transformative two-story, 58,543 square-foot Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center made possible by an extraordinary gift from the late Miss Myrtle Woldson.

50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga’s 19th Summer Language Program

Posted on July 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Some 300 Spokane-area immigrant and refugee learners from preschool through age 80 representing over 50 countries and speaking more than 40 languages are taking part in Gonzaga University’s 19th annual Summer Language Program on campus.

Zag Grads, Friends Succeed in School of Business and Beyond

Zag Grads, Friends Succeed in School of Business and Beyond

Posted on July 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Three close friends and May graduates of the Gonzaga University School of Business Administration have left legacies of leadership, tenacity and Zag pride throughout their undergraduate careers. Along the way, they also led efforts to help dozens of local entrepreneurs develop new products and businesses.