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Getting Honu Home

A trip to Hawaii – and a rare encounter with a green sea turtle – left a lasting impression on Rol Herriges (’57).

Dancing for the Kids Who Can’t

By Kourtney Schott ‘18 For eight hours, 530 Gonzaga students bounced, shimmied, jived and danced their way past a $62,000 goal, ultimately raising …

An Absence of Mention

What does it mean to be silent? 2015 grad and former Gonzaga Magazine writer Eli Francovich tells us what he learned during silence in the desert and a trek through Nepal.

Weapons Against the Dark

Brian Doyle, editor of University of Portland’s alumni magazine and author of essays, writes about the mysteries and wonders of life on on Catholic university campus.

Hurdling Failure

by Falesha Ankton, Regional Development Director University Advancement at Gonzaga My heart was pounding intensely as I looked up at the crowd of 12,000. This feeling …

On Struggle and Greatness

Professor Joe Albert loves helping people tell their stories. And whose story doesn’t include some struggle and pain? Here, he talks about the way we grow stronger when we face life’s challenges.

Where’s the Orchestra?

Being elected senior commencement speaker was a fitting finale for storyteller Jess Clement. Wanting to study virtually everything, Jess eventually found her niche in broadcast journalism and theatre arts.

Honoring the Sacrifices of My Parents

Throughout my life, I did not realize the number of sacrifices my parents have made for my sister and me, and I am so thankful for everything they have done to ensure that we could have better lives than what they were given.

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