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Gonzaga School of Law to Host State Supreme Court Debates Tonight

Gonzaga School of Law to Host State Supreme Court Debates Tonight

Posted on September 28, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law will host debates tonight featuring the three races for the Washington State Supreme Court. Incumbents will face their challengers starting at 5 p.m. in the Barbieri Courtroom (721 N. Cincinnati St.). The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free after 5 p.m.

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Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Gonzaga Introduces Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, Led by Professor Watson

Posted on September 27, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences introduces the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry, directed by Jeff Watson, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry.

Gonzaga Launches Center for Public Humanities, Directed by Professor Brian Cooney

Gonzaga Launches Center for Public Humanities, Directed by Professor Brian Cooney

Posted on September 26, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s College of Arts and Sciences announces its new Center for Public Humanities, directed by Brian Cooney, professor of English. The center will focus on veterans this academic year with special guests including William D. Adams, chair of the National Endowment of the Humanities, and American novelists Tim O’Brien and Whitney Terrell.

Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Meet Fulbright Scholar Ryan Lojo (’13)

Posted on September 20, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Ryan Lojo (’13) has come a long way since the summer of 2011 when he learned about adversity firsthand as a full-time door-to-door pest-control salesman whose long days were filled with slamming doors, awkward moments and, in one case, being chased off the property.

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Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series Continues Oct. 11 with Alumnus Jeff Koehler

Posted on September 16, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The 2016-17 edition of the popular Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series continues Tuesday, Oct. 11 with a reading from Jeff Koehler, an American writer, photographer, traveler and cook.

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 27

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 27

Posted on September 15, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Law will present the 2016 Red Mass for the Legal Profession at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the University Chapel in College Hall (502 E. Boone Ave). A reception will follow from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Globe Room at Cataldo Hall.

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

U.S. News & World Report: GU 4th in West

Posted on September 12, 2016

U.S. News & World Report, in its annual college rankings released today, ranks Gonzaga University the 4th best regional university in the West for the second year in a row. Gonzaga’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is the 22nd best (tie) engineering program nationwide (among engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor’s or master’s). Gonzaga also ranks No. 4 among the West’s best colleges for veterans.

Gonzaga to Host Washington State Debate Coalition Senatorial Debate Oct. 16

Gonzaga to Host Washington State Debate Coalition Senatorial Debate Oct. 16

Posted on September 6, 2016

SEATTLE (September 6, 2016) – The Washington State Debate Coalition, founded by Seattle CityClub, has finalized its roster of free, public debates for U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial elections this fall. The debate schedule is:  Mon, Sept 26 – Seattle University, 8 p.m. PT (Gubernatorial) Sun, Oct 16 – Gonzaga University, 7 p.m. PT (Senate), Hemmingson […]

Gonzaga to Observe International Day of Peace with Series of Events

Gonzaga to Observe International Day of Peace with Series of Events

Posted on September 1, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University will observe the International Day of Peace on Sept. 21 with a daylong series of events to foster discussions about human rights, peace, and steps to advance peace. A public reception on campus the night before, titled “Celebrating Spokane Human Rights Organizations,” will launch the events.

Magnuson Theatre Presents ‘Freud’s Last Session’ Sept. 9-10

Magnuson Theatre Presents ‘Freud’s Last Session’ Sept. 9-10

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s Magnuson Theatre launches off its 2016 season with “Freud’s Last Session” as part of a touring production from Wayland Baptist University. The play by award-winning contemporary American playwright Mark St. Germain will run at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9-10. The Magnuson Theatre is located at the east end of College Hall.

Engineering Professor Rhonda Young Honored for Innovation in Education

Engineering Professor Rhonda Young Honored for Innovation in Education

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Rhonda Young, associate professor of civil engineering in Gonzaga University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, was among four individuals to receive the Institute of Transportation Engineers’ Innovation in Education Award on Aug. 15 in Anaheim, California.

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‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ Exhibition Opens Sept. 17 at Jundt Art Museum

Posted on August 29, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – “Roman Myth and Mythmaking,” a special, temporary exhibition examining how the ancient Romans constructed and spread their religious and cultural beliefs as seen through mostly small-scale objects they created and used on a daily basis will be on display in the Jundt Galleries of Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum from Sept. 17 to Dec. 17.

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Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Beloved Jesuit Fr. Frank Costello

Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Beloved Jesuit Fr. Frank Costello

Posted on May 25, 2016

Gonzaga University is mourning the loss of Father Frank B. Costello, S.J., one of Gonzaga’s most beloved Jesuits, who passed away early Monday at the Sacred Heart Jesuit Center in Los Gatos, California. He was 94.

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Gonzaga Alumna Launches Nonprofit to Save India’s Bengal Tigers

Gonzaga Alumna Launches Nonprofit to Save India’s Bengal Tigers

Posted on April 18, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Sarika Ann Khanwilkar is combining her bachelor’s degree in biology from Gonzaga University with a desire to make a difference in the world. After conducting conservation research in North America, South America and Asia, the 23-year-old founded the nonprofit organization Wild Tiger a year ago to help save India’s Bengal Tigers.

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Spokane County Higher Education Institutions to Host U.S. Senate Debate Oct. 16 at Gonzaga

Spokane County Higher Education Institutions to Host U.S. Senate Debate Oct. 16 at Gonzaga

Posted on September 20, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Spokane-area universities and community colleges are teaming up to hold a senatorial debate next month featuring incumbent Patty Murray and challenger Chris Vance. Gonzaga University will be the site of the U.S. Senate debate set for 7-8 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 16 in the John J. Hemmingson Center Ballroom (E. 702 DeSmet Ave.).