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Intervention & Support at Gonzaga

Dec 05, 2016 Comments Off on Intervention & Support at Gonzaga by

What would the process for intervention and support look like for a student at Gonzaga University who is struggling with mental illness? We’ve put together some potential pathways for two kinds of student scenarios.* *Because the University attempts to support each student individually, and respond to needs as much as reasonably possible, response might look […]

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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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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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Contagious Ignatius Spirit

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off on Contagious Ignatius Spirit by

Does Gonzaga’s Catholic, Jesuit mission remain strong? Just ask the student who has breakfast with his favorite Jesuit every month or the alums who attend faith formation events, or the people who look forward to Ignatian reflections at department staff meetings. Gonzaga strives for Magis – the more.

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Students for Others: Instagram, tacos & soldiers’ boots

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off on Students for Others: Instagram, tacos & soldiers’ boots by

Gonzaga students do amazing things not only in our community and around the world, but right here on campus for their fellow classmates.

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Higher Ground

Aug 09, 2016 Comments Off on Higher Ground by

Sarah Griffith and Hanna Tolson are fierce competitors in the world of rock climbing. At Gonzaga, they’re roomies. Watch a video to learn how this works out.

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Finding Havana

Aug 08, 2016 Comments Off on Finding Havana by

Stephen Paur (’15), went to Cuba to watch a film festival and take photos, both of which were challenged by the reality of tourist footprints.

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