Tag Archives: Presque Isle

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Gannon’s Freshwater and Marine Biology Program

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1. It’s the only program of its kind in the area. You’d think that an area right along one of the great lakes would be swimming with these programs. (Horrible joke. I’m sorry.) But Gannon’s program, which will begin admitting

GU students giving more and more every year

Give Dayer

The online version of the Merriam-Webster dictionary offers 16 definitions for the verb “give.” Most of which involve the everyday usage of the word’s meaning “to make a present of” or “to offer to the action of another.” Here at

Cleaning toilets, smashing spiders and other new adventures

Mary Kate Harboview

Back-to-school is always an exciting time on my annual calendar.  There is something about buying a pack of No. 2 pencils that refreshes my spirit, and motivates me to do my best in the upcoming school year.  Despite being almost

Ultimate Faves: Elite Eight faves square off


Here at GU, March Madness isn’t limited to the women’s basketball team. Edge’s Ultimate Fave tournament is down to just eight spots. Cast your votes now to determine which faves advance to the Final Four. Voting ends Monday, March 25.

Ultimate Fave 2013: Sweet Sixteen faves go head to head


The field has been narrowed to sixteen spots vying for the title of Gannon’s Ultimate Fave 2013. Vote for your favorite places and determine who advances to the Elite Eight, which will be posted next Monday. Favorite Places to Eat

PHOTOS: Finding beauty in the snow


In part 2 of a series of photos, Zak Westfall highlights the beauty that can be found in Erie’s winters.  

Ultimate Fave 2013: Let the voting begin!


It’s time to cast your votes in Edge’s annual Ultimate Fave tournament. We start with 32 places nominated by you, our readers, online and on-campus. Round 1 will continue through the end of GU’s Spring Break on Friday, March 8,

Gannon celebrates launch of new ‘green’ website for Erie Community


Of the four largest cities in Pennsylvania, only Erie had lacked a dedicated green website. That distinction is now a thing of the past, however, as Gannon University formally has launched http://www.greeneriepa.org/, designed as a comprehensive source of “all things green”

Baseball and Bob Dylan with Eric Brownlee

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Dr. Eric Brownlee, assistant professor of management in the Dahlkemper School of Business, loves sports. His classes cover sport law, principles of sport management and team sport organization. What else is he interested in? Let’s find out. Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.

GU Speak: Presque Isle


While Gannon’s setting is urban, the great outdoors are just a short distance away. Presque Isle, the sandy peninsula that extends into Lake Erie, is one of the most aesthetic places that you’ll find close to campus. Not only does