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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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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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A Man With a Jolt

Aug 08, 2016 Comments Off on A Man With a Jolt by

Matt Teske (’03) placed an order for a Tesla Model 3 electric car, delivery expected in 12-18 months. But what he’d really like to be driving is a Chevrolet Jolt, an electric car he envisioned based on current technology.

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Starfish & Syrian Refugees

Aug 08, 2016 Comments Off on Starfish & Syrian Refugees by

Jenna Mulligan (’15) shares of her experience serving Syrian Refugees through The Starfish Foundation.

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The Gold Club: Class of 1966 Reunion

Aug 08, 2016 Comments Off on The Gold Club: Class of 1966 Reunion by

Brian McKernan represented the Class of ’66 at the 2016 Commencement ceremony this year. Find out why.

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Trading Fatigues for Waders

Apr 08, 2016 Comments Off on Trading Fatigues for Waders by

By Kate Vanskike How does a combat veteran find his way in the world again? What does he wear in place of his fatigues when he needs to feel strong? For David Fineran (’03), healing from the effects of devastation in Iraq would come in the calm, cool waters of Oregon rivers, where he’d stand in waders, doing the gentle […]

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Mystery Zag: Stan Fairhurst

Apr 07, 2016 Comments Off on Mystery Zag: Stan Fairhurst by

Following are memories of our Mystery Zag from the Winter 2016 issue.  Teresa Mulholland (’00) – Stan Fairhurst! For my very first class as a GU freshman, all six foot-something of Professor Fairhurst walked in to a very silent and anxious group of students. He paced back and forth a few times before sitting down […]

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Civil Reform in Ukraine: One Zag’s Mission

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on Civil Reform in Ukraine: One Zag’s Mission by

Christi Anne Hofland (’05) lives at the center of a volatile geopolitical drama. And she couldn’t be happier.

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