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Newswise: Alumni from MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship Soar

Article ID: 714307

Alumni from MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship Soar

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga University’s MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship program launched in 2001 after receiving support from the Johnson Scholarship Foundation. Since then, the Foundation has provided 68 scholarships for qualified Native American students who have gone on to make a big difference in their communities.

Released:
12-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences, Education

Newswise: Gonzaga University Senior Ivan Jimenez Wins Governor’s Civic Leadership Award

Article ID: 712130

Gonzaga University Senior Ivan Jimenez Wins Governor’s Civic Leadership Award

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Ivan Jimenez, a Gonzaga University senior engineering management student from Sammamish, Washington, is one of three students statewide selected as recipients of the 2019 Governor’s Civic Leadership Award for his service and social justice activities. Jimenez was recognized and presented with a $1,000 check at the Washington Campus Compact Students Serving Washington Awards ceremony on April 19 at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. The awards recognize the top student civic leaders at Washington Campus Compact member institutions who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to addressing critical campus or community issues. The three winners were selected from each higher educational institution type: two-year, four-year public, and four-year private schools. Jimenez — who is also earning a concentration in civil engineering — was honored for his involvement since his freshman year in multiple programs at Gonzaga’s Center for Community Engagement

Released:
30-Apr-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Education

Newswise: Zags Care: Giving Back to the Community

Article ID: 709245

Zags Care: Giving Back to the Community

Gonzaga University

Gonzaga University athletics has created a culture, consistent with the university’s core values, of developing the whole person. The No. 1 men’s basketball team and a wide number of Gonzaga teams succeed in competition and their collective community outreach is just as impressive.

Released:
6-Mar-2019 5:05 PM EST

Education

Newswise: Gonzaga U. to Host 5th International Conference on Hate Studies April 2-4

Article ID: 707326

Gonzaga U. to Host 5th International Conference on Hate Studies April 2-4

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Top researchers and thought leaders focused on hate and building peace will participate in the 5th International Conference on Hate Studies April 2-4 at Gonzaga University’s Hemmingson Center.

Released:
31-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST

Arts and Humanities

Newswise: Gonzaga University Names Deena J. González, Ph.D., Provost & Senior Vice President

Article ID: 706271

Gonzaga University Names Deena J. González, Ph.D., Provost & Senior Vice President

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Deena J. González, Ph.D., former associate provost for faculty affairs and professor in the department of Chicana/o, Latina/o studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, has been named provost and senior vice president at Gonzaga University effective June 1.

Released:
9-Jan-2019 7:05 PM EST

Education

Newswise: Professor Shepherd's Research Targets Parasitic Infections, a Third World Epidemic

Article ID: 704147

Professor Shepherd's Research Targets Parasitic Infections, a Third World Epidemic

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Professor Jennifer Shepherd, chair of the chemistry and biochemistry department at Gonzaga University, has been researching since 1998 to find new ways to treat parasitic infections, a Third World epidemic.

Released:
16-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST
Newswise: Social Consequences of Loneliness

Article ID: 702462

Social Consequences of Loneliness

Gonzaga University

A growing body of research points to loneliness as an impending epidemic with an enormous impact on the health of individuals and society. A new study published by Professors Sarah Arpin of Gonzaga University and Cynthia Mohr of Portland State University in Oregon examines the social consequences of temporary loneliness.

Released:
18-Oct-2018 7:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Gonzaga University Hate Studies Institute Marks 20th Anniversary Oct. 12

Article ID: 701977

Gonzaga University Hate Studies Institute Marks 20th Anniversary Oct. 12

Gonzaga University

The Gonzaga University Institute for Hate Studies will mark its 20th anniversary with a program featuring a video presentation by Nadine Strossen, author, law professor and former president of the American Civil Liberties Union, followed by a panel discussion. The event begins at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12 in the Hemmingson Center Ballroom.

Released:
10-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT

Pop Culture

Newswise: Gonzaga University Exceptional Bulldogs Hockey Program Expands

Article ID: 701947

Gonzaga University Exceptional Bulldogs Hockey Program Expands

Gonzaga University

The Gonzaga University Exceptional Bulldogs Hockey program will expand and help more youth overcome learning and communications difficulties thanks to donations from The Isaac Foundation — allowing it to become part of the Spokane Youth Hockey Association

Released:
9-Oct-2018 7:05 PM EDT

Education

Newswise: Gonzaga University Presents Series on Famous Enyclical of Pope John Paul II

Article ID: 699779

Gonzaga University Presents Series on Famous Enyclical of Pope John Paul II

Gonzaga University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga University’s Faith and Reason Institute will celebrate and reflect on the 20-year anniversary of “Faith and Reason,” the famous encyclical of Pope John Paul II, with a series of events in September highlighted by lectures from Most Rev. Charles Chaput, archbishop of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, and author Robert Royal.

Released:
29-Aug-2018 6:05 PM EDT

Arts and Humanities


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