Stories tagged: Thayne McCulloh
Sun., April 2, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
Gonzaga president Thayne McCulloh sees Bulldogs’ history, success tied to community
Gonzaga president Thayne McCulloh stood in the student section at the end of the basketball court on Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 11:24 a.m.
Enrollment, endowment soar with Gonzaga hoops success
As Gonzaga University prepares to make it first Final Four appearance, the university also is celebrating 20 years of off-the-court successes. Enrollments, endowments and budget increased since 1999, when Zags …
Thu., April 17, 2014
Tartan design looms at GU
When Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh unveiled the school’s new tartan Friday, Jen Garrison Stuber was on hand weaving one. Stuber, who owns the weaving business Angry Spinner in Newman …
Sun., Nov. 24, 2013
Gonzaga University’s basketball success fuels unprecedented growth
Gonzaga University’s basketball team has netted more than just wins in the past 15 years. The Zags have spawned a transformation of a tiny, struggling college into a national brand …
Thu., Aug. 15, 2013
Zambian teachers attend two-week GU master’s program
When 25 lecturers from Charles Lwanga College of Education in the Republic of Zambia arrived in Spokane almost two weeks ago, the only thing that seemed familiar was the temperature …
Sat., July 13, 2013
Gonzaga donor once convicted of 1993 money laundering
A Gonzaga University trustee credited with the largest single donation to the school also has a criminal record of money laundering. John J. Hemmingson was convicted by a New Orleans …
Wed., May 29, 2013
GU worker faces child rape charges
A Spokane man has been charged with child rape and molestation in a case that has prompted Gonzaga University officials to review on-campus security measures. Timothy D. Woodard, 48, a …
Wed., May 1, 2013
Gonzaga president overturns Knights of Columbus decision
Gonzaga University’s president has overturned a decision to deny the Knights of Columbus – an all-male, all-Catholic student club – recognition as a sponsored organization on campus. “This sponsorship is …
Wed., April 17, 2013, 6 a.m.
GU law school fights enrollment trend
Gonzaga School of Law will celebrate its 100th year with a party this weekend. But the bigger news for GU law school Dean Jane Korn on Tuesday was learning that …
Thu., July 19, 2012
Renowned primatologist, journalist to speak at GU
Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Thomas L. Friedman and world-renowned primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall will be the featured speakers in Gonzaga University’s third annual Presidential Speaker Series. “These individuals challenge …
Fri., April 20, 2012
Shawn Vestal: Tutu offers chance to challenge our beliefs
The madness that afflicts Gonzaga usually ends in March. But this year there’s been a prominent case of April Madness – an effort to undo the “travesty” of having Archbishop …
Sun., Oct. 10, 2010
Leaders embrace roles at faith-based universities
Thayne McCulloh and Beck Taylor may be separated by denomination, but the new leaders of Spokane’s two dominant private universities share more similarities than differences in matters of leadership, educational …
Mon., Oct. 4, 2010, 10:36 a.m.
Submit questions for Gonzaga, Whitworth presidents
Spokesman-Review staff members will be sitting down Tuesday with the new presidents of Whitworth University and Gonzaga University to talk about their visions for the future. We want to know …
Fri., July 16, 2010, 8:28 p.m.
Gonzaga has first non-Jesuit president
Thayne McCulloh on Friday was promoted from interim president of Gonzaga University to president, and becomes the first non-Jesuit to lead the school in its history.