Gonzaga University strives to foster men and women for others, providing students the necessary tools to participate actively in their community. One of the organizations that helps bring a piece of the community to campus is Gonzaga University Specialized Recreation (GUSR), which pairs stud…
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.
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…
A male who is not a Gonzaga student was arrested Monday afternoon at Desmet Circle by the Spokane Police Department (SPD). The man, according to Campus Security and Public Safety Director Scott Snider, had previously been documented for trespassing on campus. He was identified as 25-year-old…
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.
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.
The search to fill the newly created administrative position known as the provost and senior vice president has officially been suspended for the year.
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.
Spokane Police ended a standoff Thursday afternoon over a domestic violence order dispute with an armed man believed to be inside a house on the 800 block of East Augusta Avenue. Police did not find the man.
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 annual 40 Days for Life pro-life advocacy campaign against abortion is currently in full swing. The name refers to several events stated in the Bible lasting for 40 days, such as in Noah’s Ark, Moses’ 40 days on Mount Sinai and Jesus’ 40 days in the desert. Many people of Christian faith…
Gonzaga University continues to make strides toward a more sustainable campus with new reusable food containers at 1887 at Cataldo. The progress comes in the form of green plastic containers that students can pick up when they get food and return later when they are done to be washed for reu…
Last week, the city of Spokane granted Gonzaga permission to build a new science and engineering building near Lake Arthur.
During these snowy winter months, sun and fresh produce may seem sparse. The Episcopal Church of Resurrection, located in Spokane Valley, works to combat bleak days by using their green thumbs to bring sunshine to those in the Spokane community.
The saying, “you don’t know what you have until it’s gone,” while dramatic, can be relatable to many college students who have left the comfort of their home and of having a car.
Moving away from home to college can mean leaving pets behind for many students. However, a club at Gonzaga is set in place to help fill that void.
John ‘JJ’ Johnston, a lead officer for CSPS at Gonzaga has a powerful and authoritative presence, but the saying “you can’t judge a book by its cover” applies to people as well; especially in his case.
In Spokane, 1 out of every 13 people are likely to be a victim of the approximately 16,500 property crimes that occur each year in the city, according to Neighborhood Scout, an online database for neighborhood analytics.
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.
On Jan. 1, Gonzaga became the third university in the country to update its contract with Nike by adopting protocol that will give the Workers Rights Consortium (WRC), an independent labor rights monitoring organization, the ability to conduct investigations on the working conditions of fact…
He was an adventurer, the first to dance and the friend to drop everything to lend a helping hand. He always found the humor and smelled like an Abercrombie & Fitch store. Chris Martin can be defined many ways but, without fail, is described as kind.
On Friday, Scotty’s Doghouse management announced via Facebook the bar and grill located on Hamilton Street, along with the Lucky Puppy, will close in December.
Dr. Melissa Click will continue at Gonzaga University after being rehired for another one year contract. Students heavily advocated for Click which contributed to her rehire.
Campus Security and Public Safety’s parking permitting and citation processes are embracing the digital age — they will transition from pen and paper to an all-electronic system by the time classes begin.
Last year, the Center for Cura Personalis (CCP) maintained consistency in their programming through weekly events known as Mindfulness Monday, Talk About It Tuesday, Wellness Walk Wednesday, Health Hut Thursday and Failure Friday. This year, CCP is making consistency an even bigger focus by …
A celebration was held Monday to commemorate Father Kevin Water’s career, a teaching veteran at Gonzaga for 34 years and live-in chaplain of DeSmet Hall.
Dr. Cate Siejk didn’t like religious studies until being required to study it in college.
Anyone who has ever been to a museum or landmark has likely encountered the phrase, “history comes alive” because museums and landmarks bring the stories of the past to life.
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.
In 10 days, over 1,200 Gonzaga students will hear their name called, walk across the stage in the Spokane Arena, grab their diploma and leave the building a college graduate.
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…
Preventative measures implemented after the Mumps outbreak have been lifted, and Gonzaga activities can resume their normal procedures.
The functionality of the ZAGCARD has rapidly expanded over the last year, which includes the amount of off-campus, local businesses that accept Bulldog Bucks. As of last Wednesday, however, it was announced that Blaze Pizza will no longer be accepting them due to a breach of an agreement wit…
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.
Over two weeks after the incident on March 20 where an unknown individual took pictures of a student in a residence hall shower, a 32-year-old-man was arrested Thursday in relation to the case, according to KREM.
Gonzaga’s Reserves Officers Training Corps (ROTC) has sent a small team of 10 students, GU’S ROTC Ranger Challenge Team, to the West Point Military Academy for the 50th Sandhurst Competition.
Hustling commuters travel to and fro down Sharp Avenue, some in vehicles and others on foot. Many Gonzaga students walk at the risk of their own safety.
Due to this weekend’s Final Four games and national championship, Residence Directors have asked Resident Assistants to have an increased presence in their respective halls. Gonzaga President Thayne McCulloh said there will be increased Spokane Police Department and GU Campus Security patrol…
On Friday March 17, a firearm was discharged on Cincinnati Street near the Patterson Baseball Complex. The Spokane Police Department has a suspect in custody and there is not an ongoing threat to the community, GU Campus Security and Public Safety said in a statement.