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Bing Crosby’s Legacy Alive and Well Here

Thousands of fans from 20 countries flock to Crosby House museum in busloads each year.
6-Dec-2019 7:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Research: When It Comes to Gratitude, Powerful People May Feel It More

A new series of studies shows that powerful people may actually feel more grateful than those with less power — a finding that bucks previous research. Power is defined as both control over resources (money, status, decision-making) due to social...
5-Nov-2019 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Homerathon: All 15,693 Lines of Poetry from 'Iliad' to be Read Aloud Oct. 4

Gonzaga University’s most “epic” tradition unfolds on Friday, Oct. 4, in an all-day public reading aloud of the oldest of the Greek epics, Homer’s “Iliad.” That’s 15,693 lines of poetry to be read until finish expected around midnight.
2-Oct-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Virtual Reality Brings History to Life for Students

Students in Gonzaga University Professor Andrew Goldman’s History 193 course can look forward to traveling somewhere new and far away — and often into the past — most afternoons this fall.
30-Aug-2019 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Nurses Are Changing the Conversation about Mental Health Care Among Incarcerated Persons

11-Jul-2019 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Alumni from MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship Soar

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...
12-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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

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...
30-Apr-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Zags Care: Giving Back to the Community

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...
6-Mar-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Green Construction Red Hot Among Entrepreneurs

Kevin Daniels, president of Nitze-Stagen & Co. and Daniels Real Estate, and Mike Powe, senior research manager for the Preservation Green Lab of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, are national experts in trends and opportunities within...
4-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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Six Essential Tips for First-Time College Parents

Gonzaga University understands that the transition for new students to college life can be fraught with anxiety – both for students and their parents and other family members. That’s why Gonzaga started its Parents and Family Relations Program...
12-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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Gonzaga University's Amy Swank Is an Expert in Helping Families Ease Transition to College. She Developed an Online Book to Help

8-Aug-2014 8:00 PM EDT

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