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Zag Veterans Keep Giving

Oct 24, 2016 Comments Off on Zag Veterans Keep Giving by

By Sidnee Grubb (’18) Veterans never say die, especially when it comes to giving to others. These two veterans not only astounded us with their assistance in United States conflict, but with their whole-hearted dedication to a lifetime of service.   Father John McBride, S.J. (’49) now resides in Los Gatos, California, alongside other Jesuits […]

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Dating through the Decades: a Zag love story

Oct 18, 2016 Comments Off on Dating through the Decades: a Zag love story by

Compiled by Kourtney Schott (’18) We asked Gonzaga Magazine readers for their dating stories, and are happy to present quirky romances from almost every decade since the 50s. 1950s — Dancing the Night Away (as told by Steve Matule, ’56) I met Darlene on the dance floor, April 15, 1955.  Over 60 years later we’re still dancing. […]

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She’s Got Your 6

Oct 05, 2016 Comments Off on She’s Got Your 6 by

Sarah Martin (’16) served for eight years in the Army, the only female in a small firefighters unit out of Yakima that also completed a tour in Afghanistan. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, but, truth be told, what she really wants to do is serve veterans. That’s what she did while working on her degree at Gonzaga […]

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The Benevolent One: Anonymous praise creates goodwill

Oct 05, 2016 Comments Off on The Benevolent One: Anonymous praise creates goodwill by

It was summer and Konner Sauve (’19) was watching the Oregon landscape whiz by the windows of the family car when inspiration hit. He’d just finished his junior year of high school and had been thinking about the typical struggles of that period. What if his fellow students had a little recognition for their unique talents and gifts? What if […]

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Arts & Lit: The Next Train Home

Aug 10, 2016 Comments Off on Arts & Lit: The Next Train Home by

Rajah Bose reviews Railtown Almanac, a collection of stories by students, alums and faculty of local universities; plus, Washington’s Poet Laureate, Tod Marshall, selects a poem for print.

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Fall 2016 Alumni News: Positive Pursuits

Aug 10, 2016 Comments Off on Fall 2016 Alumni News: Positive Pursuits by

Alums share their career moves and successes in the Fall issue.

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Not Foolin’ Around

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off on Not Foolin’ Around by

Women’s Tennis shows its grit … and humor … in the 2015-16 season.

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Invisible Friends

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off on Invisible Friends by

Marty, Egg McMuffin and Mama JanJan are three of many names Biology students have given to the unique microscopic viruses they have discovered. These future scientists are part of an elite group learning why some bacteria are growing in their resistance to our most trusted weapons against them.

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