Category Archives: Campus Life

12 ways your life changes when you go to college

football game

Everyone says these are the best years of your life, and they’re right. College is a great time, but it’s also a big adjustment. Here are 12 ways your life changes when you get to college: 1. You find ways

Winter date ideas: Aaron-tested, girlfriend-approved

Photographed by Zak Westfall

By now, dear reader, you ought to know me. I’m a writer, music enthusiast, hater of haunted houses and a bit of a food connoisseur. What you may not know about me is that I’m also a maître de la

5 apps every college student should download


We live in an age where the majority of us can’t go a minute without checking our phones. While lots of smartphone apps exist solely for entertainment, many can help with productivity, navigation, fitness and more. Here is a list

8 things you might not know about T.R.A.V.E.L.

T.R.A.V.E.L. program

If you’re anything like me, you fantasize about packing up your belongings and traveling to a faraway place almost daily. Well, why not make that dream a reality? Gannon’s T.R.A.V.E.L. program (Transforming Residents Abroad via Engaged Learning), has countless opportunities

QUIZ: Are You a Good Roommate?


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Gannon Yaks: Let it snow


Winter has arrived on campus and, of course, brought lots of social media buzz with it. We searched Yik Yak for the best reactions – reyaktions? – to Gannon’s first snowfall. Here are 11 people who are embracing the latest

What’s the cure for homesickness? (Hint: It isn’t going home.)

new student

Homesickness can hit pretty hard during your first year of college. You’re used to living in a familiar setting with your friends and family, then you get dropped into a new place where you don’t know as many people and

University to hold Veterans Day Salute

military veterans

In honor of those who have served in the military, Gannon will hold a “Veterans Day Salute” from 2-3 p.m. today in the Yehl Alumni Room. The afternoon will feature a guest speaker, an appearance by the Pride of PA

A definitive ranking of the best vending machines on campus

vending machines

So you’re walking to class, listening to “1989,” when suddenly, you’re struck with a familiar pain. No, it can’t be – lunch is an hour and 20 minutes away! You double over in hunger like werewolf during a full moon

Gannon Yaks: 7 People Who Are Doing Halloween Right

yik yak

We scoured Yik Yak and made a list of the people who are having the BEST Halloween at GU. Happy Halloween from all of us at Edge!   1. This guy in a Bane mask           2.