Relay for Life, organized by the Zags Against Cancer, raised over $23,000 last Saturday for the American Cancer Society (ACS).
On April 4, Hilary Hart and Rick Singer debuted their exhibit entitled “Spokane Women Together: Portraits and Stories” in the Jundt Auditorium. In total, there were 26 women who were photographed.
Dr. Lisa Brown, Democratic candidate running for Congress in Washington’s 5th Congressional District provided an insight into her background and discussed her positions on political subjects and issues with the an audience in her visit to Gonzaga University Wednesday night.
A new exhibit dedicated to Fr. Bernard Coughlin, former president of Gonzaga University, created by junior Olivia Lada, in Foley Library details his life, time at GU and displays objects he had received during his life.
In a debate titled, “What is the right direction for America?” a pair of Gonzaga professors and poitical pundits aim to present an unbiased discussion about various topics at the forefront of mainstream news.
Nearly 50 million Americans live in food-insecure households, including nearly 16 million children, according to Spokane Regional Health District (SRHD). SRHD also reports that, on a local level, almost half of children in Spokane Public Schools are enrolled in their school’s free or reduced…
Since early March, construction has been underway on Mission Avenue, two blocks north of Gonzaga’s campus, in the Logan Neighborhood where many GU students reside. The roadwork has caused headaches for many Zags and forced them to take alternative routes to and from campus.
Gonzaga has many organizations on campus that aim to foster the mission statement of creating students who are “men and women for others.” One of these is Gonzaga University Specialized Recreation (GUSR).
Over 100 people gathered in a small brick house on March 31, a sight that to those walking by might appear more out of norm than to the individuals within. March 31 marks the International Transgender Day of Visibility, and Spokane’s celebration at the Women’s Club seemed fitting for the occasion.
Despite snow falling, thousands of community members ventured out to Riverfront Park to promote gun control and safety in schools at last Saturday’s, “March for Our Lives” in Spokane.
A group of junior Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program students and RAs from Northwest Block are coordinating a Tunnel of Oppression event featuring the art of Gonzaga students.
Upon entering the theater for a performance, most audience members usually take a program and find their assigned seats. “Hamletmachine,” written in 1977 by East-German playwright Heiner Müller, combats this traditional setting.
The Regional Health Partnership between Gonzaga University and University of Washington School of Medicine are currently looking for 10 undergraduate GU students to volunteer this summer where they will receive experience in labs and research in Seattle.
On Saturday Spokane community members will be joining in the nationwide, March for Our Lives. The student-led protest will call for common-sense gun laws and safety in schools.
The 2018 candidates for Gonzaga Student Body Association (GSBA) president, vice president, speaker of the senate, and treasurer answered questions about their platform at a forum in Joan Jundt Lounge inside Hemmingson Center, Tuesday night.
Last week, the city of Spokane granted Gonzaga permission to build a new science and engineering building near Lake Arthur.
Kristin E. Heyer, professor of theological ethics at Boston College, spoke in the Hemmingson Ballroom on Feb. 26 for the 2018 Spring Flannery Lecture, discussing the dehumanization of immigrants in the U.S. and how Christian ethics can apply to how people should treat immigrants.
Earlier today, President Thayne McCulloh announced the speakers that will visit campus for the seventh installation of the Gonzaga Presidential Speaker Series. In the midst of a national movement to combat sexual assault, McCulloh said that he is pleased to welcome New York activist Tarana B…
It’s been a rough couple years for extreme weather. By this point, we all probably know someone who’s been affected by a recent weather catastrophe such as a hurricane, drought, flooding or wildfire. Even the most stubborn climate change skeptic might be starting to ask the question: Is this…
For many students, waiting in line for basketball games is a key component of the Gonzaga experience. Whether sleeping in a tent on Herak lawn, or finishing homework in a lawn chair outside of McCarthey, the tradition of ticket distributions unifies a campuswide community. Another form of ti…
On Feb. 7, the Hemmingson ballroom was filled with students, faculty and community members who came to listen to business and media mogul Steve Forbes present on the importance of the free market.
Last month, Gonzaga’s Students for Life club participated in the 14th annual Walk for Life West Coast and the Students for Life of America West Coast Conference in San Francisco.
For many, Forbes Magazine is a household name, famous for both its savvy business reporting and yearly lists of the highest-paid celebrities and entrepreneurs.
Jane Clementi, whose son died by suicide as a result of cyberbullying, spoke at Gonzaga University Monday night in a program designed to raise awareness about suicide prevention.
The 2017 GUSR Olympics, the Gonzaga University Specialized Recreation (GUSR) fall production, will take place Sunday and Monday at 7 p.m. in the Cataldo Globe Room. Tickets are available in Hemmingson today and tomorrow for a $5 donation. Tickets are also available at the door for the same p…
President Thayne McCulloh expressed his disagreement with the Republican tax bill that’s passed through the House and awaits a vote in the Senate, in an email to the GU community Tuesday.
On Tuesday Nov. 28, on a cold rainy night, Eye to Eye and the Center for Community Engagement (CCE) held a Share Your Story event where students with learning disabilities shared their experiences at Wolff Auditorium, detailing how Eye to Eye has helped them and the importance of accommodati…
The university will release a survey to measure the level of community involvement Gonzaga communities members participate in and how it impacts the community.
The Honors program was established 60 years ago. Then, in 1989, Hopkins House became the Honors house. Honors students use this space to study, attend seminars, cook, host class dinners, chat, watch movies, play games and hold group events.
World-renowned cancer researcher Dr. Nora Disis visited Gonzaga University and shared her research about creating vaccines to help cancer patients fight their cancer.
The Imagine Spokane Forum, part of the Spokane Global Community Compassion Games, will be taking place this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Hemmingson center and will be focusing on issues such as poverty, education, and multiple others.
Gonzaga community members respond to the DACA repeal on Sept. 5. La Raza, GSBA and President Thayne McCulloh are among many to issue statements about the repeal.
The annual Logan Block Party will be this Thursday, Sept. 14. The Logan Block Party began three years ago. It aims to unite students and community members.
Cody Street is an avid hiker and loves nature, which is why he took exception when he would find garbage along the trails. So, he started bringing a trash bag to pick up litter.
On Sunday at the event “Diversity and Equity at GU: The Stories Behind the Stats”, held at 7 p.m. in the Hemmingson Ballroom, students dicussed community and diversity at the discussion hosted by GSBA President Caleb Dawson.
Gonzaga and the city of Spokane paid to construct an electronic crosswalk at the intersection of Hamilton Street and DeSmet Avenue in September 2011, but the Logan Neighborhood Council has growing worries that the electronic crosswalk isn’t enough to alert drivers and ensure the safety of pe…
Gonzaga class of 2015 alums Daniel Oppong and Sara Wendland returned to campus Wednesday evening to share their tips in building a successful professional career. The talk, titled “From Startups to Swooshes: 10 things I’d Tell my College Self,” took place in the Hemmingson Center.
Construction work being done on the development of the future integrated science and engineering building adds to the construction being done at the locations of the future Jesuit House, center for athletic achievement and performing arts center.
The partnership between the Marketing 490 “Promotions Project” class and Dutch Bros Coffee marks another collaboration between Gonzaga and the Spokane community. The objective of the course is for seniors to gain hands-on experience in the world of business that prepares them for post-gradua…
This past Saturday, on Earth Day, hundreds of students, parents, kids and even some eager grandmothers gathered near the clocktower around noon in Spokane’s Riverfront Park for the love of science.
Waking up with notecards stuck to her face, the different colors of highlighter left behind on her cheek. Walking to school humming a song about capitals of countries, recalling each quirky association.