Stories tagged: Gonzaga University
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 2:01 p.m.
The City Council approved a letter of intent on Monday that is the first step in transferring city-owned land for the development of an affordable housing project spearheaded by Catholic …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
The city of Spokane will consider selling five parcels of city-owned property to facilitate the development of 96 units of affordable housing under a partnership between Gonzaga University, Catholic Charities …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 1:22 p.m.
The congresswoman is scheduled to speak for an hour beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Spokane. In recent weeks, she’s criticized President Donald Trump for personally attacking Democratic lawmakers in Congress …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
This fall, Gonzaga University will debut four new deans, three of them women, and a female provost. That means three out of the school’s seven academic deans are women.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
If you’re looking for a good return on your investment in higher education, a
Tue., July 23, 2019, 5 a.m.
Local universities are embracing admission policies that are less dependent on SAT and ACT test scores. The alternative includes personal interviews and essays – along with good grades – that …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 11:04 a.m.
Gonzaga professor calls MAGA hats ‘undeniable symbol of white supremacy’ after student wears one to class
In a recent commentary piece, professor Jeffrey Omari recounted how he felt, as the lone African American in his classroom, when a student showed up one day wearing the ubiquitous …
Sun., July 7, 2019, 4 a.m.
After 204 days in space, Spokane native Anne McClain returned to Earth on June 24, and she said the experience of actually living in space made her want to go …
Thu., June 6, 2019, 4 a.m.
Gonzaga grads’ web-based startup OddJobbers links college students to area residents needing stuff done
Two Gonzaga University graduates have lauched the web-based startup OddJobbers, which connects college students with residents needing work done, such as yard maintenance, pet sitting, moving furniture, snow shoveling, house …
Sun., June 2, 2019, 5:44 p.m.
The Washington women have returned to the top of the collegiate rowing world as the top-ranked Huskies swept all three grand finals to win the NCAA Championship in Indianapolis on …
Mon., May 27, 2019, 5 a.m.
Larry Plager of Medical Lake collected hundreds of stories about war; now this Vietnam vet is turning the page
Reading and writing about the Vietnam War has brought Larry Plager in touch with his war experiences, and resulted in a gift of hundreds of books, videos and other materials …
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
During his commencement address, billionaire Robert F. Smith surprised the Morehouse College graduating class with an enormous gift: Smith announced he would be footing the bill for every graduating student’s …
Sun., May 19, 2019, 4 a.m.
A bigger, relocated transit center is coming to the campus of Spokane Community College, according to permits issued by the city.
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 11:09 a.m.
Gonzaga University is demolishing four houses on campus, and the land will be turned into open space, according to permit data at the city.
UPDATED: Sun., May 12, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Gonzaga awarded more than 1,200 degrees to its graduating class Sunday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 3:04 p.m.
At 4 a.m., Saksham Gakhar’s eyes were rolling in his head and violent shivers shook his 146-pound frame.
Sun., April 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
In recent months, a refrain has arisen from many people who live, teach and study at Gonzaga University: There’s no way Thayne couldn’t have known.
Sun., April 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
For years, Gonzaga University students held part-time jobs at Cardinal Bea House, a Jesuit-owned building on the school’s campus that has drawn attention as a retirement home for priests, including …
Thu., April 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
A unique marketing class at Gonzaga University offers students a chance to get real-world experience in advertising.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Four months after Gonzaga University was criticized for allowing sexually abusive priests to live on campus, Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh announced Monday he is assembling a commission to address the …
Tue., April 16, 2019
Gonzaga economist: Economic issues associated with wealth distribution, immigration and trade policy pose problems
Income inequality, immigration and trade tariffs are key issues that should be addressed to improve the U.S. economy, Clarence Barnes, professor of economics and dean emeritus at Gonzaga University’s School …
Sun., April 14, 2019
The center, on the western edge of campus, opens April 25 with a performance of “A New Season.”
Thu., April 4, 2019, 2:15 p.m.
McCormick, whose work has been screened internationally, including at the Sundance Film Festival, the Museum of Modern Art, the Reykjavik Art Museum, SXSW and the Seattle Art Museum, moved to …
Mon., April 1, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Billed as “one of the world’s leading interdisciplinary academic forums on hate, related social problems and ways to create socially just and inclusive communities,” the conference will run Tuesday evening …
Sat., March 30, 2019
Intersectionality refers to the notion that a person’s identity is often shaped by multiple constructs – race, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, and so forth – yet rarely does life …
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
The father of a six-year-old Sandy Hook Elementary victim died by suicide on Monday. Jeremy Richman spoke at Gonzaga University last April about the connection between the brain and violence, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Any good conspiracy theory is only strengthened by attempts to disprove it. So no one can fault Jimmy Kimmel for doubling down when confronted with evidence that Gonzaga University does, …
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Conservative students push for Ben Shapiro visit after rejection by Whitworth University student government
The effort to bring the conservative political commentator to Whitworth mirrors an earlier controversy at Gonzaga University.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
A handful of new University of Washington Medical School graduates will spend their residencies in Spokane, fulfilling the school’s goal of bringing more doctors to Eastern Washington.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
The College Republicans at Gonzaga University deserved better from Ben Shapiro. Or at least from his bookers.