By Michael Liuzzi, Marketing GUide for New Student Orientation 2016 First Year Experience Programs On behalf of First Year Experience Programs and GUide Core, I would like to personally welcome YOU to Gonzaga University. Your student, you and your entire family are now part of the Zag family. Sending a student

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There are so many things to consider when you think about packing up, traveling and moving your student into a new home. We compiled a list of frequently asked questions to assist you with this new experience! What does my student really need to bring to school? Necessities Alarm clock Bedding Shower caddy Computer Headphones

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By: Josiah Lara Coming from a family of fifteen, I statistically should not be graduating from college—let alone graduating within four years with two Bachelor of Arts degrees. Research not only predicts that the more siblings one has, the less education they will complete, but also low income and first generation students—two other classifications I

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By: Amy Swank Letting Go is about exactly that, letting go. At the least, it is about letting go of your child as they go off to college and honestly begin their adventure of self discovery and development. At the deeper level, it is about how you as parents, you as a family, decide how you

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FAQs: What does my student bring to school? Necessities Alarm Clock                             School Supplies                                  Clothes Bedding                                   Shower Caddy                         Hangers Computer                                 Shower Shoes                          Pictures of Family & Friends Headphones                            Towels Extension Cords                       Toiletries Power Strips                             Laundry Basket/Bag Fan                                          Detergent Seasonal Clothing                   Stain Remover   Luxuries                                                                                Microwave                               Extra Lighting Stereo                                      Office Chair TV/DVD Player        

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PLEASE NOTE: This schedule is tentative and is subject to change. You and your student will receive separate itineraries upon check-in at the Orientation Station on the first day of Orientation.  Friday, August 29, 2014 Residence Hall Check-In/Move InYou and your student will be able to check in to your student’s room between 9 a.m.

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Academic Honors Convocation Tuesday April 22 Senior Retreat Wed – Fri April 23-25 Mass on the Grass Sunday May 4 Bloomsday Sunday May 4 Social Justice Missioning Ceremony Friday May 9 ROTC Commissioning Ceremony Friday May 9 Student Development Awards Convocation Friday May 9 Baccalaureate Mass Saturday May 10 Commencement Sunday May 11 Mother’s Day

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By: Brady Essmann Dear Parents of Graduating Seniors, Over the course of your student’s collegiate career, Gonzaga University has been developing him or her for a life of service and leadership for the common good. Called to be men and women for and with others as part of our Jesuit heritage, Gonzaga students come to exemplify this integral component of our

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