By Corrina O’Brien Kelsey (third from left in the photo above) My family has been a part of Gonzaga’s history for 57 of Gonzaga’s 125 years. It begins with my grandfather, Robert Byrne, who attended Gonzaga University and graduated in 1956. While I never met my grandfather (he passed away in 1984), I heard countless

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(Thanks to Gonzaga Chapter events nationwide) This will be the hap-hap-happiest Christmas since Bing Crosby danced with Danny * Kaye. By Mike Kelsey Every basketball season the Gonzaga Chapter events list lights up like the Griswald’s Christmas decorations and it’s only on rare occasion do we need to check every bulb to make sure we’re

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Parent-to-Parent Shopping, Wrapping, Presents, Family Gatherings & More! Soon your home will be filled with Christmas joy, the kids will return from school and mom and dad will be thrilled to have a home filled with family activities. As the parents of three Zags (’08,’10,’13) we have always looked forward to having the kids home

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To subscribe to receive updates from the Parent and Family Office, complete the following: If using Internet Explorer: Go to: http://blogs.gonzaga.edu/parents At the top left-hand corner of the page, you will see an orange icon like below. Please click on that link to subscribe. Subscribe to feed It will take you to another page, with

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Are you already missing your student?  Of course you are – and we have the cure!!  Come to the Gonzaga campus and visit your student for Fall Family Weekend (October 21-23, 2011).   If you haven’t already done so, go online to www.gonzaga.edu/ffw and click on the link which will allow you to register for FFW. THIS

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As the date gets closer to packing everything up and taking your son or daughter to college, there are feelings of both excitement and concern for all those making the journey.  As parents who have survived and learned from this experience with our three children, we have some advice for you as you step into

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By:  Chip Roe It’s December in the Inland NW and this year we had a record snowfall for the month of November. That makes my favorite place to go this time of year oh, Arizona, So Cal maybe or Hawaii? Actually because of Washington’s unique geography we have a place not so far away where

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Student-To-Parent By: Jacqueline Hirt ’12 After nearly three months away the semester’s end is fast approaching and Thanksgiving is upon us. An exciting October has now concluded and Gonzaga is fortunate enough to be moving forward with a new President, another successful Fall Family and Alumni weekend, and the return of our festive Halloween costumes

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