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Gonzaga Professor Laurie Arnold Publishes Work on Native Author Christine Quintasket

Gonzaga Professor Laurie Arnold Publishes Work on Native Author Christine Quintasket

Posted on June 23, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Laurie Arnold, assistant professor of history and director of Gonzaga University’s Native American Studies program, published an article in the spring 2017 edition of “Montana: The Magazine of Western History” focused on Christine Quintasket (1888-1936), one of the first Native American women to publish a novel.

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Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Zags in Israel Return with New Understandings, Stories

Posted on June 21, 2017

TEL AVIV, Israel – Ten Gonzaga University students have just concluded four weeks of travel throughout Israel and the Palestinian territories studying religion and journalism led by faculty members Elizabeth Goldstein, associate professor of religious studies, and Tracy Simmons, journalism lecturer.

Alumna Monique Rizer Gives Back as Executive Director of Opportunity Nation

Alumna Monique Rizer Gives Back as Executive Director of Opportunity Nation

Posted on June 14, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Monique Rizer, a 2001 Gonzaga University graduate, knows the transformative impact of education. After attending various postsecondary institutions, she entered Gonzaga at age 22, married, and with a 2-year-old son. Now she is directing a bipartisan national initiative focused on providing opportunities for others.

Gonzaga Honors Arc of Spokane with Community Partner Award

Gonzaga Honors Arc of Spokane with Community Partner Award

Posted on June 8, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Academic Vice President’s Office honored The Arc of Spokane today with its 2016-2017 Community Partner of the Year award. Molly Ayers, director of Gonzaga’s Center for Community Action and Service-Learning, presented the award to the nonprofit organization in a ceremony at its headquarters downtown.

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Gonzaga Presents Free Lecture ‘Mathematical Insights into Falling for the Elderly’ June 18

Gonzaga Presents Free Lecture ‘Mathematical Insights into Falling for the Elderly’ June 18

Posted on June 7, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – John Milton, M.D., Ph.D, professor of computational neuroscience at Claremont McKenna College, will discuss “Mathematical Insights into Falling in the Elderly” in a free, public lecture at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, June 18 in Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center, Room 331.

Gonzaga Presents ‘Waiting For Godot’ through New ZagLab Initiative Starting June 8

Gonzaga Presents ‘Waiting For Godot’ through New ZagLab Initiative Starting June 8

Posted on June 5, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University faculty, students and alumni are partnering with local artists, environmental groups and Terrain to present Samuel Beckett’s iconic tragicomedy, “Waiting for Godot,” at the Washington Cracker Building art-space (304 W. Pacific Ave.) June 8-11 and Sept. 7, 9-10.

Rorholm Receives Gonzaga Institute for Hate Studies Eva Lassman Student Research Award

Rorholm Receives Gonzaga Institute for Hate Studies Eva Lassman Student Research Award

Posted on June 5, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University Institute for Hate Studies has awarded Marnie Rorholm, a student in Gonzaga’s Doctoral Program in Leadership Studies, the Eva Lassman Memorial Student Research Award, which includes a $700 stipend to assist in her study of a hate-related issue.

Aizley Hansen Receives Boren Scholarship to Study Swahili in Tanzania

Aizley Hansen Receives Boren Scholarship to Study Swahili in Tanzania

Posted on May 30, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Aizley Hansen, a Gonzaga University rising senior from Vancouver, Washington, who is earning a double major in international relations and political science, has been awarded a prestigious Boren Scholarship to study Swahili in Tanzania.

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.