Archive for Alumni News

Positive Pursuits

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on Positive Pursuits by

Check out the great work Zags are doing around the world.

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Subconscious Shelf

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on Subconscious Shelf by

Ryan Labar received the first-place grant ($35,000) from the Virginia A. Groot Foundation’s 2015 awards. The foundation specifically supports artists who have exceptional talent in sculpture.

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7 days in the desert

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on 7 days in the desert by

Last May, Kyle McCoy (’01) embarked on one hot journey, a march with a mission. Over seven days, he walked 155 miles across the Gobi Desert in Western China, a trek that has earned inclusion into Time Magazine’s Top 10 Endurance Competitions.

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The 1999 breakthrough team – where are they now?

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on The 1999 breakthrough team – where are they now? by

This was the team that put Gonzaga basketball – and, some would argue, Gonzaga University – on the national map. Beginning in ’99, GU has made 17 straight trips to the NCAA tournament. Only Kansas, Duke and Michigan State have longer streaks.

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Working toward a cure

Dec 09, 2015 Comments Off on Working toward a cure by

1984 Economics/Accounting grad John Bowers is COO of Kona Medical, a Bellevue start-up offering hope to people suffering from resistant high blood pressure.

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Mystery Zag: Brother Peter Buskins, S.J.

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Brother Buskins was tough as an armadillo and soft as a feather pillow. Read fellow Zags’ memories here.

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Saving the Salmon

Aug 29, 2015 Comments Off on Saving the Salmon by

Kaitlin Vadla (’08) is on a mission to protect the salmon and the quality of life for Alaska residents in the Cook Inlet watershed.

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One Alum’s Winding Road to Success

Aug 28, 2015 Comments Off on One Alum’s Winding Road to Success by

Patrice Sutton (’12) shares about the loss of identity as a student and what it takes to navigate the uncertainly of life beyond graduation.

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