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  Gonzaga. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
A younger brother, Ferrante Gonzaga, 1507–57, was generalissimo of Charles V in Italy, France, and Flanders.
A cadet line, established in France, had succeeded, by marriage, to the duchies of Nevers or Nivernais and Rethel and in 1627 began to claim the succession to Mantua and Montferrat, which were strategically located on the Lombard plain near the Alpine passes.
Its claim was strengthened by the marriage of Maria Gonzaga, sole heiress of the senior line, to Charles de Rethel, son of the duke of Nevers.
www.bartleby.com /65/go/Gonzaga.html   (469 words)

  
  Luiz Gonzaga - Biography - AOL Music
Gonzaga was indeed an archivist, but rather than spending his time in recording and cataloguing his findings for use in libraries, he became an oral historian, traveling throughout Brazil performing the indigenous music (and variations thereof) of his northeastern birthplace.
As a child Gonzaga was captivated by the stories of the Brazilian bandit/accordion player Lampiao (who died at the age of 36 in 1934).
Gonzaga died in 1989 at the age of 77.
music.aol.com /artist/luiz-gonzaga/33968/biography   (565 words)

  
 Gonzaga Basketball :: spokesmanreview.com
Elsewhere, Gonzaga and Arizona are among schools under consideration when Oregon stages its first game in a new arena planned for 2010, according to the Oregonian.
Gonzaga and EWU weren't scheduled to meet this season, but the addition of the Eagles to the Alaska tournament means there's a possibility (Pairings haven't been released).
Gonzaga's top assistant, Bill Grier, has apparently been offered the head coaching job at the University of San Diego and is currently going over contract details with his agent.
www.spokesmanreview.com /blogs/zags   (3095 words)

  
 Gonzaga University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gonzaga also sponsors an Army ROTC program which has ranked best in the Western Region two consecutive years and is routinely ranked in the top 5 of the nation.
Gonzaga University, whose players are officially nicknamed the Bulldogs but often called the Zags, is part of the NCAA Division I West Coast Conference.
Two of Gonzaga's most recent notable athletes are basketball players; center J.P. Batista (now playing in Lithuania) and Player of the Year candidate and third overall 2006 NBA Draft pick forward Adam Morrison (who was selected by the Charlotte Bobcats), regarded for his likeness to Hall of Famer Larry Bird and his infamous moustache.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gonzaga_University   (1138 words)

  
 USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Although Gonzaga won its seventh straight WCC regular season title last season, the Bulldogs had to struggle to do it, making it a down year by the Bulldogs' standards.
STRENGTHS: This may be the most talented Gonzaga team from top to bottom, but the Bulldogs' greatest strength may be the school's winning tradition.
Gonzaga has had success against the nation's top teams, and its talent level has improved in recent years as it gets more and more top recruits.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/mensbasketball/westcoast/gonzaga.htm   (884 words)

  
 Gonzaga Campus - Cagayan State University
CSU at Gonzaga is one of the seven campuses of the Cagayan State University.
CSU Gonzaga is a unique campus sprawled in 36 hectares lying at the foot of Mt. Tabungao and surrounded with verdant fields and clear man-made creek called "Kali".
Now CSU at Gonzaga is one of the seven campuses of the Cagayan State University sprawled in 30.8 hectares lying at the foot of Mt. Tabungao and surrounded with verdant fields and clear man-made creek called "Kali".
www.csu.ph /gonzaga_campus.html   (1101 words)

  
 Gonzaga College High School Rugby - Washington DC
Gonzaga Rugby is sponsoring its second summer camp for young or beginning rugby players between ages 11-16.
On May 6, Gonzaga defeated John Carroll High School, 54-10, in the Mid-Atlantic Rugby Football Union Championship to claim the #5 seed in Tier A in the National High School Championships in Salt Lake City Utah on May 18-19.
In the MARFU semifinals, Gonzaga overcame an early deficit and shut out West Shore United from Eastern Pennsylvania in the second half to secure their trip to Nationals, 24-21.
www.gonzagarugby.com   (595 words)

  
 Scout.com: Gonzaga wins Jimmy V Classic
The Gonzaga bigs came up big with a record-setting number of rebounds and the Zags outplay ACC contender North Carolina State on national TV in primetime with Dickie V at the mike.
In spite of the banging near the basket, the whistles favored the Wolfpack as at one point they had converted 11 of 14 from the charity line while the Zags were limited to one free throw.
Gonzaga punished N.C. State on the boards, out-rebounding the Wolfpack by 26.
gonzaga.scout.com /2/82696.html   (763 words)

  
 NCAA Tournament 2001 - Gonzaga
Gonzaga is on a roll after winning 18 of its last 19 and is one team that you don't want to play in the first round.
Gonzaga is entering the NCAA Tournament on a roll.
Gonzaga still finished with at least 21 wins for the seventh time in eight seasons and avenged that lone late-season loss in the WCC with an 80-77 win over Santa Clara in the championship game of the WCC tournament.
espn.go.com /ncb/ncaatourney01/teams/2250.html   (890 words)

  
 The Irish Trojan’s Blog » Gonzaga   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Oh, and speaking of teams that shouldn’t be considered mid-majors anymore, I neglected to mention that Gonzaga on Saturday suffered its worst loss of the season, a 96-83 shallacking at the hands of unranked Georgia.
This is the second time Gonzaga has followed up a big win over a highly regarded opponent with a loss to a less prestigious team (the first time, they beat North Carolina and then lost to Butler in the preseason NIT).
Gonzaga, meanwhile, is #22 and #21 in the polls, respectively.
www.brendanloy.com /category/sports-ncaa-basketball-pools/gonzaga   (3230 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Scipione Gonzaga
He belonged to the family of the Dukes of Sabbioneta, passed his youth under the care of Cardinal Ercole (Hercules) Gonzaga, and made rapid progress in Greek and Latin studies.
time Cardinal Gonzaga was governor of the Marquessate of Monferrato in the name of the Marquess Vincenzo.
The three books of his "Commentarii", written in polished Latin, are an important source of information for the history of his cardinalate.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06635b.htm   (308 words)

  
 ESPN.com - NCB - UCLA scores final 11 points in stunning comeback over Gonzaga   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Morrison, Gonzaga's shaggy-haired star, made two free throws with 3:26 to go, giving him 24 points on the night and the Bulldogs (29-4) a 71-62 lead.
Gonzaga took it right to UCLA from the start of a game billed as a showdown for West Coast supremacy.
Using changing defenses and a full-court press at times to keep UCLA off-balance, Gonzaga forced the Bruins to miss their first eight shots and turn the ball over seven times before making their first basket 8:43 into the game to cut it to 18-9.
sports.espn.go.com /ncb/recap?gameId=264000014   (1193 words)

  
 The Bulletin
The evocative exhibit is a combination of both Sanderson's touring works and pieces from Gonzaga's own collection.
The Gonzaga cheerleading team is a staple at men's and women's basketball games.
Gonzaga's curriculum has often been the focus of student ridicule, particularly from those who bemoan the extensive core curriculum.
www.gonzagabulletin.com   (278 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Sports: Gonzaga loses heartbreaker
Gonzaga star Adam Morrison (3) is consoled by coach Mark Few after the Zags' stunning loss in the NCAA regional semifinals.
Outshooting, outrebounding and, for most of the night, outplaying the UCLA Bruins, Gonzaga let a nine-point lead slip away in the final three minutes and 12 seconds, and lost a stunning, heart-rending 73-71 decision here Thursday night in the Oakland Regional semifinals.
It was a golden opportunity lost for Gonzaga, which had already played Memphis on the road earlier this season and played tough enough Thursday to believe it would have had a shot at the Final Four.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/sports/2002885703_withers24.html   (996 words)

  
 Catholic Culture : Liturgical Year : June 21, 2006 : Aloysius Gonzaga
Aloysius Gonzaga's outstanding quality was his radiant purity and the Church praises this perfect innocence with the words, "Thou has made him little less than the angels." He was baptized in the womb, because his life was in danger, and he made a vow of chastity at the age of nine.
When he was sixteen he joined the Society of Jesus and died at the age of twenty-three in 1591 as a result of his devoted nursing of the plague-stricken.
He came by these qualities naturally: among the great families of Renaissance Italy, the Medici were famous as patrons of the arts, and the Borgias as schemers, but the Gonzagas were a warrior clan.
www.catholicculture.org /lit/calendar/day.cfm?date=2006-06-21   (912 words)

  
 wsbradio.com: News
Gonzaga has never lost in 33 games in its raucous new arena, which Bulldogs players said was going even more bonkers than usual Saturday.
It was Gonzaga's highest-scoring and most inspired half of the season.
Gonzaga shot 55 percent _ including 6-for-11 from 3-point range _ while netting its season-high for points in an opening period.
wsbradio.com /common/ap/2006/12/10/D8LTTMEO0.html   (895 words)

  
 SportingNews.com - College Hoops - There's more than one dog in Gonzaga's pound
Past Gonzaga teams were viewed as warm and cuddly; the Bulldogs were a feel-good story from a Jesuit university.
Gonzaga has been hurt by point guards who can get in the lane, and UCLA's Jordan Farmar is an excellent penetrator.
Gonzaga will be limited to 60 points or less and UCLA will play well enough on the offensive end to pull out the win.
www.sportingnews.com /yourturn/viewtopic.php?t=74827   (1232 words)

  
 Gonzaga University News
News on Gonzaga University Sports continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
It was a tradition neither coach Mark Few nor his Gonzaga Bulldogs were interested in seeing continue.
The young Georgia Bulldogs took out the 16th ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs by running the ball, forcing turnovers, and ripping down rebounds on the offensive glass for a 96-83 win in Duluth, Georgia.
www.topix.net /ncaa/gonzaga?scoring=d   (686 words)

  
 Gonzaga University - English Language Center
Located in beautiful Spokane, a city of 275,000 in eastern Washington State, Gonzaga University is a private liberal arts university with degrees in 92 undergraduate and 20 graduate fields.
Drawing on Gonzaga University's experienced ESL faculty and the university's decades of excellence in the ESL discipline, Gonzaga's MA/TESL offers a challenging postgraduate curriculum and an ideal atmosphere for study, research, and practical application.
Gonzaga ESL operates year-round, with six sessions of approximately seven weeks each.
www.studyusa.com /factshts/gonzaga.asp?s=21   (650 words)

  
 Zags Can't Stop No. 21 Marquette :: Hawk's 15 points lead road-weary Gonzaga.
Stephanie Hawk scored 15 points, Michelle Elliott and reserve Rachel Kane each had 11 for Gonzaga (7-7) in the first meeting between the two universities.
Gonzaga played its second road game in three days.
Marquette maintained its double-digit lead in the second half before Gonzaga made it close midway through the second.
gozags.cstv.com /sports/w-baskbl/recaps/121706aaa.html   (303 words)

  
 Institute for Law School Teaching :: Gonzaga School of Law   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Institute for Law School Teaching recognizes the obligations law schools owe both students and society to provide a learning environment that helps students achieve the highest academic standards, and become effective, moral attorneys.
The Institute was established in 1991 to help Gonzaga University School of Law and other law schools meet these obligations.
The Institute is committed to improving the quality of teaching and learning in legal education.
law.gonzaga.edu /ilst/ilst.htm   (145 words)

  
 The Gonzaga Debate Institute
The GDI is sponsored by the Gonzaga University Debate Progam and all events are held on our beautiful campus in Spokane, Washington.
In the northwest the GDI alum consistently win all the major tournaments including Whitman, Gonzaga, Auburn, and State.
Faculty - Student Kickball Tournament - Despite a late rally the students lost to the faculty in the 2007 GDI Kickball Tournament.
www.gonzagadebate.com /GDI.htm   (634 words)

  
 Gonzaga University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Gain the traits, skills and ways of thinking that define leadership in a number of career fields from Gonzaga University.
A top tier university since 1887, Gonzaga offers small class sizes and the personal attention of a private university while conveniently offering completely online degrees to maximize your flexibility and mobility.
Gonzaga's online students will be able to receive the same degree as those students who attend classes on campus.
www.classesusa.com /featuredschools/gonzaga/index.cfm   (227 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Sports: Zags get matchup with Duke this year
It could thus give Gonzaga two appearances in what was traditionally regarded as the Mecca of college basketball.
Mike Roth, the Gonzaga athletic director, says the prestige of playing Duke, a three-time national champion since 1991, is considerable but not as overwhelming for Gonzaga since it achieved its own national profile.
Morrison announced recently he is leaving Gonzaga a year early to enter the NBA draft, while Redick was a senior last season.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/sports/2002988561_zags12.html   (814 words)

  
 Gonzaga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gonzaga Preparatory School, a high school in Spokane, Washington, US Gonzaga University, located in Spokane, Washington, US Gonzaga College (Dublin), an exclusive fee-paying school in the Republic of Ireland
It was for many years run by Jesuit brothers, but after the reform of Catholic schools in the late 1990s, it is now non-denominational.
Gonzaga, Italy, a commune in the province of Mantua
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gonzaga   (173 words)

  
 KOMOradio.com - Seattle, Washington - Sports - Butler Beats Gonzaga to Win NIT Tip-Off
The Bulldogs capped the tournament Friday night with a 79-71 victory over Gonzaga, a team that might not have the conference pedigree of their other victims but still has an impressive recent history.
Josh Heytvelt, Gonzaga's big man who was limited to six points in eight minutes in the first half because of foul trouble, started an 8-0 run for Gonzaga with a three-point play.
Gonzaga was able to get within seven points five times and six once, 77-71 with 14 seconds left, but Butler just kept making free throws.
www.komoradio.com /sports/4739811.html   (749 words)

  
 Planned Giving Home
Jerry is a fireman who volunteers for a number of charities in his community.
Recently, Gonzaga University shared an opportunity to join in a new program with a positive impact.
Joe and Anna have been faithful supporters of Gonzaga University over the years.
www.gonzaga.edu /plannedgiving   (482 words)

  
 Gonzaga University Volleyball Camp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
"Gonzaga's Volleyball Camp is rated one of the top camps in the Northwest!"
Gonzaga University is a Division I Volleyball Program that competes in the West Coast Conference.
Volleyball Camps are held on the beautiful Gonzaga University campus in Spokane, Washington.
home.comcast.net /~zagvball   (67 words)

  
 ESPN.com - NCB/NCAATOURNEY06 - Drehs: Zags' loss breaks hearts
Morrison's Gonzaga team lost a Sweet 16 game it led until the final 10 seconds, blowing a nine-point lead with 3:27 to play.
It was supposed to be the night that America's favorite mid-major school from Spokane, Wash., took the next step in its ascension into basketball's elite.
Before anyone could blink, Gonzaga was up by one, inbounding the ball with less than 14 seconds remaining.
sports.espn.go.com /ncb/ncaatourney06/news/story?id=2382033   (1294 words)

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