Stories tagged: Gonzaga University
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 6:55 P.M.
Man jumps in Spokane River while fleeing police, Gonzaga University security
A man was fished out of the Spokane River on the Gonzaga University campus Wednesday night after he jumped in during an attempt to flee police.
MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2017
Spokane-area economy is creating higher-wage jobs
More than 20,000 new jobs have been created in Spokane County since 2010. Most pay more than the average wage in the county, which is $21.17 per hour, or $44,035 …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 10:44 P.M.
Refugees share their stories at packed Spokane rally
After a week in which President Donald Trump tweeted about
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 5:07 P.M.
Naked man tackles female student on Centennial Trail
A naked man tackled a student as she was running on the Centennial Trail near the Jundt Art Center on the Gonzaga University campus around 11:30 a.m. Friday.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 11:34 P.M.
Riverfront Park Clocktower becomes beacon for Bulldogs fans
The iconic Clocktower in Riverfront Park glowed red and blue Saturday night in celebration of the Gonzaga basketball team’s unbroken winning streak.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 9:38 P.M.
Man killed in highway crash was a Gonzaga art student
The man killed in a head-on crash Friday on Highway 195 was a sophomore art student at Gonzaga University.
UPDATED: MONDAY, FEB. 6, 2017, 9:38 A.M.
Front & Center: Easygoing GU professor Kevin Henrickson to speak at One Day University
It’s been said God invented economists to make weather forecasters feel good about themselves. Or perhaps to give humorists an easy target. But Gonzaga University professor Kevin Henrickson doesn’t fit …
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2017, 10:30 A.M.
Author Tim O’Brien gives soldier’s perspective
The Vietnam veteran and National Book Award winner will read at Gonzaga on Monday.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 10:18 P.M.
UW wants to increase number of medical students in Spokane
Washington State University will welcome its first class of 60 medical students to the Spokane campus in August. The University of Washington wants to top that.
TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2017, 5:28 A.M.
Under Trump’s travel ban, immigrant students must choose between family and education
Mahdieh Babaiasl met Hamed Mahdioun five years ago while the two were studying mechanical engineering at the University of Tabriz in Iran. Within a year and a half they were …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 5:54 P.M.
Gonzaga changes insurance policy for pregnant women after federal investigation
Gonzaga University has changed its health insurance policy after a nonprofit law firm alleged the school was illegally denying maternity care to dependents of employees.
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 4:02 P.M.
Ryan Lewis makes surprise appearance at Gonzaga University
Hip-hop producer and DJ Lewis, of the hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, spoke to students in GU’s Comprehensive Leadership Program on Wednesday night.
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, NOON
Where to eat at the McCarthey Athletic Center
Options abound for Zags fans
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Gonzaga women lose to Pacific, fall to 0-2 in WCC
Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 7 P.M.
75 years after its premiere, Bing Crosby’s ‘White Christmas’ still enthralls listeners
75 years after it debuted on Bing Crosby’s radio show, the Irving Berlin tune “White Christmas” remains one of the most popular and beloved compositions in the American musical canon. …
SUNDAY, DEC. 4, 2016, 5:30 A.M.
Finding meaning in Pearl Harbor as attack slips from collective memory
The approaching anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor will be greeted by an American public that is quickly losing its collective memory of that fateful event. As those …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 5:30 P.M.
Northwest colleges urge Trump to keep immigration program for students
Hundreds of college presidents, including more than a dozen in Washington and Idaho, are publicly urging President-elect Donald Trump not to eliminate a federal program that protects nearly 750,000 undocumented …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 4:35 P.M.
Three charged in Gonzaga-area beatings and Taser assault
Charges have been filed against three men suspected of assaulting and robbing three people near Gonzaga University in July.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 5:12 P.M.
Gonzaga students use chalk to spread message of love and support
Students at Gonzaga University woke up Friday to find many sidewalks covered with positive messages of love and support. Some of the chalk messages quoted Martin Luther King Jr. and …
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, NOON
Everyday objects lend insight into ancient Roman culture at Jundt
‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ at the Jundt demonstrates how Romans constructed and spread their cultural and religious beliefs through the small objects they used every day.
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016
U-District building a healthy future
Three years ago, the idea of a new medical school seemed a bridge too far.
FRIDAY, OCT. 7, 2016, 6:27 P.M.
Gonzaga rescinds new policies banning children of staff, students from campus
Gonzaga University enacted four new policies Wednesday affecting students, faculty and staff before abruptly rescinding them on Friday.
MONDAY, OCT. 3, 2016, 3:30 P.M.
Doug Clark: Gonzaga Law classmates Bill Etter and Joe Shogan set right a 40-year-old intramural injustice
Bill Etter and Joe Shogan met last week to right a 40-year wrong; the turnover of a “teensy trophy” for an intramural football game.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 18, 2016, 7:14 P.M.
Gonzaga University writers series to feature Chicago poet Jenny Boully
The Gonzaga University
TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2016, 8:16 P.M.
Gonzaga ranked fourth best western university; WSU questions ranking by U.S. News & World Report
An annual report ranking colleges and universities by U.S. News & World Report included three Spokane-area institutions, although college administrators were quick to point out the survey’s limitations.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016
UW adopts hands-on teaching for medical school students
At the University of Washington’s School of Medicine, new doctors-in-training get out of the lecture hall and start learning through patient-care activities beginning in their first days of classes — …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 7 P.M.
St. Aloysius school celebrates a century of teaching and caring
St. Aloysius school turns 100 this year. The Catholic school has left a legacy of education and caring.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Gonzaga University passes on offer to help create medical school
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane’s physicians were offering to help create a new educational institution in Spokane: a medical school.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 6:02 P.M.
Gonzaga reacts to wave of criticism over hiring of fired University of Missouri professor Melissa Click
Gonzaga University’s Facebook page was inundated with hundreds of comments over the weekend by people dismayed by the
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 9:25 P.M.
Fired Missouri professor who called for “muscle” to remove student journalists hired by Gonzaga University
Fired University of Missouri journalism professor Melissa Click has been hired as a non-tenured lecturer at Gonzaga University.