By: Joey Sammut What does it mean to “live in community”? That phrase can conjure up images of late-night study sessions, friends just down the hall, and an overall fun time! While those first ideas can be correct, ultimately we find that living in community at Gonzaga is a much more holistic notion – one

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In a matter of days, Hope Keaney will walk across the commencement stage, leaving behind her college life. Friends, roommates, campus activities — the Gonzaga senior will miss them all. “It is bittersweet,” said Keaney, a history major. “However, I do feel ready to take on a new challenge and begin my next project as

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by: Clare Chambers, class of 2012 Although my parents are not Gonzaga alumni, they are serious converts to the Zagnation. Many people have been fooled into thinking that they went to Gonzaga, met there, lived their college days on East Boone Avenue, (and at Jack and Dan’s of course) and got married after he graduated

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Parents and families play a vital role in the lives of students and the Gonzaga community. They are an essential part of the support network and their dedication and determination help our students achieve their higher education goals. We honor the commitment of two such parents – Kevin and Kelly Smith. Kevin and Kelly have

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As we near graduation and the end of a yearlong celebration of Gonzaga’s 125th year and our 53rd year on campus, we start to look at the “Transformation” portion of the year’s theme of “Tradition and Transformation.”  Many of you may have heard President McCullough’s announcement of the building of a new Student Center. As

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Before serving with Mission: Possible I had never heard of Jonestown Mississippi, but while spending my Spring Break there, it quickly became my home away from home. Alongside 12 other students and a GU staff advisor, I repaired roofs on houses, fixed a porch and did a much needed re-roofing at a local service station. 

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While donor support never goes unnoticed at Gonzaga, we make it a point to set aside time every April to acknowledge all of our generous benefactors. We do so through Tomorrow Made Possible, a campus-wide event that engages and educates our students about the importance of giving. Most importantly, this is an opportunity for our

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In January, right after they returned from winter break, students were encouraged to apply for Summer Work Study by completing the on-line Summer Financial Aid Application. Students who applied and received either Summer on or off campus work study will be able to see what jobs are available to apply for on March 25. If

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The dull murmur of people talking on the telephones nearby interrupted my thoughts as I stared out at multitude of tables of people eating their breakfast. Sheltered, for now,  from the rain that battered the church. Instead of engaging in conversation with people in the room I sat in the corner alone. It came out of a fear

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