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Zags’ Top 10 Spokane Restaurants

Mar 08, 2017 No Comments by

Gonzagans have spoken; the results for the best eats and treats of the Lilac City are in! From burgers to pizza, with cheap eats and close-to-campus digs, Gonzaga Magazine features the best options according to current and former students.* #1 OVERALL: Kalico Kitchen   ZAGS’ TOP TEN Kalico Kitchen Flying Goat Frank’s Diner Zola Aloha […]

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The Lure of London

Dec 05, 2016 Comments Off on The Lure of London by

Literature, spirituality and art are some of the topics that make London Gonzaga’s No. 2 study abroad option. Immersion into the Italian culture has been the heart of Gonzaga in Florence for 50 years, and options expand in countries all over the world.

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Beyond the Classroom: Immersion in Florence

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“We played a lot of Pictionary, which was a great way to communicate with people who don’t speak English,” says Gonzaga-in-Florence alumnus Brian Muegge (’16). “And my classmate Nick Lacey (’16) was a big hit with the kids of our Italian host family. As a result of a childhood accident, he has only four toes on his left foot. That […]

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The Average Zag: Plays Well With Others

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By Sidnee Grubb (’18) On April 3, 1942, the Gonzaga Bulletin released a desperate cry for action titled “Softball and Spirit.” In the midst of WWII, the written rally that ensued was not for political action, global peace or battle strategy reform, but for something sweeter and simpler: a springtime intramural sport. Writer Gus Cozza rallied the student body to […]

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Alum News from the Winter ’17 issue

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Time is Money Forget what you know about the Swiss being the only ones to craft fine watches – these Gonzaga graduates have changed the game, just in time! For the past two years, ’10 Aaron Hallerman, Sean Agatep and Tim Nybo have been crafting watches at Vincero (pronounced “ vin-CHAIR-o”) Collective. As friends and roommates at Gonzaga, the trio planned to start […]

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The New Retirement: Service

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As director of the newly opened Career Center, Kevin Pratt spent 35 years working hard to connect Gonzaga students with resources to pursue their career paths. He loved helping students dig deeper into their calling and identify particular gifts that they care about. “In college, experience changes perspectives,” Pratt says. He developed the Gonzaga Alumni Mentor Program (GAMP), which allows Gonzaga students to connect with alumni who […]

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Now Say ‘Ah’

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For this dentist, humanitarian work in the Philippines is not what he would consider pulling teeth – it’s a blessing. Patrick Rooney (’71) spent a month this summer aboard the USNS Mercy, a part of Pacific Partnership 2016. With his experience as a Navy hospital corpsman during the Vietnam era, Rooney jumped at the chance to serve when the American Dental Association put […]

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Noteworthy Mentions, Winter ’17 issue

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Introducing Advanced Programs in the CAS The Center for Public Humanities promotes community engagement with the humanities through teaching, service and research in the tradition of a Jesuit, Catholic and humanistic education. The center will focus on veterans this academic year with special guests including William D. Adams, chair of the National Endowment of the Humanities, and American novelists Tim O’Brien and […]

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