Stories tagged: university
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
GSL Media Day: Sans blocking sled, Greg Lee takes tour of GSL football teams
The air in the SWX sports studio was chock full of optimism Monday. Powered by NWPrepsNow, The Spokesman-Review and SWX sponsored the first Greater Spokane League Football Media Day – …
Wed., July 19, 2017, 7:22 p.m.
Attorneys general to DeVos: Keep protections for sex assault victims
Attorneys general from Pennsylvania, New Mexico and more than a dozen other states are urging U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to keep in place protections for victims of sexual assault …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 2:25 p.m.
University of Oregon seeks tuition increase of 10.6 percent
The University of Oregon will again ask a state commission to approve a double-digit tuition increase.
Thu., May 18, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
Prep coaching carousel: Gabe Medrano named Lewis and Clark girls basketball coach
Gabe Medrano is returning as a head coach in Greater Spokane League girls basketball next year.
Thu., May 4, 2017, 6 p.m.
Georgia governor approves carrying concealed guns on campus
Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation Thursday allowing people with permits to carry concealed handguns on Georgia’s public college campuses, despite the objections of state university leaders and his own veto …
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
U-Hi coach Jon Schuh found his niche coaching softball
When Jon Schuh got into coaching, he wanted a baseball job.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
University girls basketball coach Mark Stinson steps down
Mark Stinson has ridden countless yellow school buses the last 18 years as the University girls basketball coach.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
State 4A/3A wrestling: Transfer Dew Rogers of Shadle Park, Greater Spokane League off to good start
TACOMA – Shadle Park senior Dew Rogers was off the radar most of the season.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Area teams, individuals poised for state gymnastics meets
State gymnastics has expanded a day to accommodate an expanded 4A tournament.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Yale renames Calhoun College because of historic ties to white supremacy, slavery
Yale University will rename one of its residential colleges, replacing the name of an alumnus remembered as an advocate of slavery with that of an alumna who was a pioneering …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
District wrestling: Mead, North Central, East Valley and Colville take titles
Mt. Spokane junior Jake Howerton is going to have to get by wrestling in the postseason on essentially one good knee.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Milo Yiannopoulos’ UC Berkeley talk canceled
A talk the University of California at Berkeley by Milo Yiannopoulos, a polarizing Breitbart News editor, was canceled Wednesday out of safety concerns after protesters hurled smoke bombs, broke windows …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
GSL rivalry basketball games feature special cause
The three traditional rivalry baketball games in the Greater Spokane League this week have an added component – ‘Three-pointers for a Cause’.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
University pulls ahead early for GSL wrestling win over North Central
The University and North Central wrestling teams entered their match with identical 1-1 Greater Spokane League records. Fifty minutes later, the host Titanssecured a 52-26 victory, the first nine of …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 12:59 p.m.
Season looks bright for GSL gymnasts
Early indications are this could be one of the best years for gymnastics in the Greater Spokane League.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 4:33 p.m.
New Washington state college savings program not ready until next year
A new, state-sponsored option for investing for college won’t be ready until next year, so those enrolled in Washington state’s current prepaid tuition plan have until at least Sept. 1 …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 10:41 p.m.
Prep roundup: Bullpups upset Panthers in 4A regional loser-out girls soccer match
Prep roundup: Mia Payton and Trudi Thompson scored second-half goals to propel the visiting Gonzaga Prep Bullpups (12-6) to a 2-0 victory over the Mead Panthers (16-2) in a 4A …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 10:37 p.m.
Mead handles University, finishes third in league
The Mead football team settled for some consolation Friday.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 9:28 p.m.
CV romps past Titans, 55-16
The Central Valley football team wasn’t about to stub its toe with the biggest game of the year a week away. The Bears took care of their cross-district rival, running …
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Student protesters berate university head in South Africa
Student protesters berated the vice-chancellor of one of South Africa’s top universities on Wednesday, venting their anger over school fees at what was supposed to be a peace-building event.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
Ferris takes advantage of turnovers, top U-Hi 35-6
The Ferris football team played turnover free, pulling away from the University Titans 35-6 in a 4A Greater Spokane League game Thursday at Albi Stadium.
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 10:29 p.m.
Prep football: Late field goal lifts University over North Central
Prep football: Bailey VanSlyke kicked a 24-yard field goal with 8 minutes, 53 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to propel the 4A University Titans to a 10-8 victory over …
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
G-Prep romps past University, 50-7
Gonzaga Prep opened a 30-0 lead in the first quarter on its way to a 50-14 win over the University Titans in a 4A Greater Spokane League game Friday at …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Shadle Park shuts out U-Hi for third consecutive win
The Shadle Park Highlanders had enough offense and plenty of defense Friday in their 18-0 victory over the University Titans in the first game of an Albi Stadium doubleheader.
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Cross country races out of the gate
Fall cross country roundup.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 11:07 a.m.
ITT Technical Institute faces more lawsuits over shutdown
The for-profit college chain ITT Technical Institute is facing more lawsuits from employees following its decision to shut down.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
GSL 4A: Gonzaga Prep wants another 4A title, but will get pushed by CV, Mead
The 2016 Gonzaga Prep Bullpups aren’t the Bullpups of last year. That’s not to say they can’t achieve similar success, though.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
Seasons end for University and Central Valley after first day at 4A state softball tourney
University and Central Valley both had rollercoaster first days at the State 4A softball tournament but the ride – and their seasons – came to an end Friday night.
Fri., May 27, 2016
Students accused in campus sex assaults target federal rules
As colleges face increasing pressure to aggressively investigate reports of sex assaults, some critics say the rights of the accused are being trampled. Now they want federal guidance on the …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Area prep golfers at state have work cut out
State golf roundup: Three Greater Spokane League boys advanced to Wednesday’s State 4A final round at Meadow Springs in Richland. Gonzaga Prep’s Patrick Parelius is tied for 17th after opening …