Archive for Fall 2012

Video: More Things We Love About GU

Sep 04, 2012 Comments Off on Video: More Things We Love About GU by

There are so many reasons to love this place, we couldn’t possibly count them all. But why not try?

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Pop Quiz: Gonzaga’s History

Aug 24, 2012 Comments Off on Pop Quiz: Gonzaga’s History by

Pop quiz: 1. Why did the Jesuits move the original college building in 1900? a) To take advantage of the riverfront view. b) To reach level ground. c)  To move away from the railroad tracks 2. What luxury did Father Cataldo forbid? a) A woolly dog trained to warm the feet of one of the […]

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Professors teaching professors

Aug 23, 2012 Comments Off on Professors teaching professors by

Gonzaga is putting a twist on the Phage Hunters lab, which originated through grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Biology faculty want a wide range of freshman to experience the thrills and challenges of actual science.

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Gonzaga Outdoors grows moment by moment

Aug 23, 2012 Comments Off on Gonzaga Outdoors grows moment by moment by

You can feel the Gonzaga community growing. The newest Zags are lying in their sleeping bags in the warm mountain evening.

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Myia Hackett: ‘How do you steer? You don’t steer’

Aug 23, 2012 Comments Off on Myia Hackett: ‘How do you steer? You don’t steer’ by

A purple-and-green balloon named MyAir FlyAir takes Myia to the skies, where heated air, the winds and ‘God’s hands’ do the work.

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Dan Alderson: Rocking in English 10

Aug 23, 2012 Comments Off on Dan Alderson: Rocking in English 10 by

English 10 at Lake Stevens High School. Daniel Alderson (’04) is teaching. On the right side of the classroom, students are sitting quietly, writing their compare-and-contrast essays.

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Remembrance from a daughter

Aug 23, 2012 3 Comments by

Aside from his children, there nothing that Wayne Silva (’71) loved more in this world than his years at Gonzaga and the friends he made there.

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School of Engineering Completes One Chapter…

Aug 23, 2012 Comments Off on School of Engineering Completes One Chapter… by

Dean Dennis Horn has retired after 15 years of leading Gonzaga’s School of Engineering and Applied Science.

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