Stories tagged: Gonzaga University
Wed., April 18, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gonzaga University has another draw for its Friday night event bringing two speakers to campus to discuss the #MeToo movement: a Pulitzer Prize winner.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
It was the first word out of Pat Volkar’s mouth, and probably the sentiment hundreds were feeling Thursday at the dedication of Gonzaga’s Volkar Center for Athletic Achievement.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
Tarana Burke, a New York social activist who coined the phrase “Me too,” and Ronan Farrow, an investigative journalist who helped expose decades of alleged sexual predation by Hollywood producer …
Wed., March 21, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
Eight local high school students are among the 16 Act Six scholars recently named to receive full academic scholarships to Whitworth and Gonzaga universities.
Tue., March 20, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
Gonzaga University announced Tuesday it’s moving several degree programs and non-degree training courses from its School of Professional Studies to a new School of Leadership Studies.
UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Jim McCarthy is a celebrated Gonzaga University alumnus, a Harvard professor and a biological oceanographer who has contributed to some of the largest and most significant studies on the global …
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
Don Herak, a concrete tycoon and longtime Gonzaga University trustee who became one of the school’s most prolific donors, died Friday. He was 94.
Thu., March 8, 2018
The School of Business Administration Eddy Birrer Scholarship is one of 12 funds at Gonzaga University the community can donate to Thursday as part of Zags Give Day.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 5 p.m.
Dr. Tim Chestnut has seen both sides of health care for amputees, as a patient following a 2002 accident and subsequent 2006 amputation, and as a physician who now does …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Four students who attended the Gonzaga University’s Justice in January service learning event spoke with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers in Spokane on Wednesday, a couple of weeks ahead of a …
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
Gonzaga University brought Cara and Matt Hoag together – even though they never met while they attended classes.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
Both Whitehead and Abani will speak on Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
Publisher Steve Forbes gave a folksy talk on economics at Gonzaga University Wednesday night, mixing observations about capitalism and free markets with dating and investment advice for millennials.
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018
The original play was written using excerpts from interviews conducted as part of the school’s Oral History of Homecoming Project.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Steve Forbes will speak at Gonzaga University on Feb. 7 in a visit sponsored by the university’s College Republicans.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017
Until Expo ’74, the University District was a maze of railroad tracks and warehouses. Today it is being transformed into a combination of modern college campus, scientific business incubator and …
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 5 p.m.
The club, co-founded by students Gabriel Rivas and Evan Watson, meets weekly to discuss hip-hop music and culture.
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
Nicki Bush, a UC San Francisco professor, will share her research into childhood trauma during a Wednesday presentation at Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 7:47 a.m.
About halfway through her lecture at Gonzaga University, Angela Davis asked if anyone in the audience was familiar with “the box.” While the remark drew puzzled expressions from many in …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
In addition to learning from an innovative medical school curriculum, students are actively engaged in learning by serving the disenfranchised throughout Washington state
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 7:37 a.m.
Gonzaga students can share their experiences of being a person of color on a predominantly white campus in a private setting called the fishbowl.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
“Where the Wild Coffee Grows: The Untold Story of Coffee from the Cloud Forests of Ethiopia to Your Cup” is slated for release Nov. 14.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
A Gonzaga institute that was the first to study hate holds an international conference next weekend.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
When posters advertising Angela Davis’ planned speech at Gonzaga University hit campus earlier this semester, a completely different flyer quickly followed.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017
A 26-year Army veteran who lost his legs after a roadside bomb exploded in Baghdad is scheduled to speak Saturday at a veterans conference hosted by Gonzaga University.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
Research suggests rankings have a significant impact on where students apply to college, regardless of whether they fully understand what each ranking system measures. But the rankings don’t tell the …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Backpackers tried to save 1 of 2 fallen hikers at Mount Hood; one victim attended Gonzaga University
Backpackers frantically tried to save the life of one of the two young Portland women who apparently fell to their deaths at Mount Hood, a series of calls to Clackamas …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
In contrast to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Sen. Maria Cantwell spoke unimpeded during a 90-minute town hall session at Gonzaga University on Tuesday to a half full room at Gonzaga …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
The congresswoman took more than 20 questions in a 90-minute session that drew more than a hundred protesters. McMorris Rodgers defended her vote for the GOP health bill and President …
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Gonzaga University Athletics recently began a game-changing project in its facilities, adding and upgrading videoboards at its soccer, volleyball, baseball and basketball venues.