Center for Civil and Human Rights Upcoming Events


October 8, 2018

A Forum on School Safety: Shared Responsibility for a Safer Future
Hemmingson Center, 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 13, 2018

Latina/o Bar Association of Washington Free Legal Clinic

St. Anne’s Children and Family Center, 25 W. 5th Ave., Spokane
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

LBAW is presenting its first ever Spokane Bilingual Legal Clinic together with Spokane Volunteer Attorney Services. On-site attorneys will be available to provide free general consultations in many areas of law, including immigration, auto accidents, personal injury, medical negligence, worker’s rights/wage claims, family law, criminal law, property/landlord-tenant law. Consultations will be held on a first come, first served basis. Bilingual attorneys and interpreters will be available.

This clinic is made possible by LBAW together with the Spokane County Bar Association, the Center for Civil & Human Rights at Gonzaga Law, Center for Justice, World Relief Spokane, Catholic Charities of Eastern Washington, and the Washington State Bar Association.

If you would like to volunteer, please email


February 28, 2019

Kimberle Crenshaw Lecture
Hemmingson Center, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public

Join the Center for Civil and Human Rights at Gonzaga Law as it welcomes famed legal scholar Kimberlé Crenshaw to Gonzaga University. Crenshaw is a major scholar in race and the law, feminist legal theory, and Critical Race Theory. She is best known for having coined the term and theorized the concept of Intersectionality.


This event is co-sponsored by Gonzaga’s Center for Public Humanities and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.