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Professor Molly Kretchmar-Hendricks Co-Authors Book on Successful Foster Care

Professor Molly Kretchmar-Hendricks Co-Authors Book on Successful Foster Care

Posted on November 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Molly Kretchmar-Hendricks, Gonzaga University professor of psychology and University Core director, and Janet C. Mann, director of The Children’s Ark in Spokane, will read from their book “Creating Compassionate Foster Care: Lessons of Hope from Children and Families in Crisis” at Auntie’s Bookstore at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 7.

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Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Monica Elenes: An Artist for Others

Posted on November 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Monica Elenes, a junior transfer from Seattle, cannot imagine her life without melodies. Throughout her childhood, she sang in church, listened to hip-hop and music in Spanish with her family, and wrote songs with her older brother.

Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Professor Nicole Bush, a Gonzaga Alumna, to Discuss Impact of Early Life Stress Nov. 1

Posted on October 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry welcomes its first Distinguished Alumni Researcher, Professor Nicole Bush, to discuss “How Early Life Stress ‘Gets Under the Skin’ and What We Can Do About It” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 1 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Alumna Ryland Ploeger Teaches, Conducts Research in Bahrain on Fulbright Scholarship

Alumna Ryland Ploeger Teaches, Conducts Research in Bahrain on Fulbright Scholarship

Posted on October 16, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. –Ryland Ploeger, a May graduate of Gonzaga University, is keenly aware of her privileges and freedoms as an American scholar especially now teaching English at a small private university in the Middle East as the recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarship.

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Dori Sonntag to Present at Women’s Leadership Luncheon Oct. 30

Dori Sonntag to Present at Women’s Leadership Luncheon Oct. 30

Posted on September 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Dori Sonntag, associate vice president of organizational effectiveness at Gonzaga University, will present the keynote address on how to lead innovation in the workplace at a fall women’s leadership luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 30, in the Hemmingson Center. To register, visit: www.gonzaga.edu/womeninleadership.

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.

American Psychiatric Nurses Association Honors Graduate Nursing Student Diane Hurd

American Psychiatric Nurses Association Honors Graduate Nursing Student Diane Hurd

Posted on August 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Diane Hurd, a student in the Gonzaga University online Master of Science in Nursing Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program, has been selected to receive the American Psychiatric Nurses Association’s Board of Directors Student Scholarship.

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.

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.