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Gannon introduces industrial engineering program

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Gannon University’s  College of Engineering  and Business will be offering an industrial engineering program beginning in the fall. This new program offered by the College of Engineering and Business is a direct response to the increase in demand for highly

Gannon taking Florida by storm

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Gannon University is extending its reach all the way to Ruskin, Fla., by opening a new campus location that offers health science programs including an occupational therapy doctoral program. In the summer of 2015, Gannon intends to offer graduate Health

Totem brings home a win yet again

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Totem has been an accomplished, award-winning publication since 1996. 2014 will be a year to continue the tradition with the winning of two prestigious awards from the American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA). ASPA presented Totem with the First Place with

Desks no longer just for sitting and working

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Maybe you’ve heard the buzz words nutritionists like to use for American’s infamous, first world patterns like “sedentary lifestyle” and “obesity epidemic,” but have you ever heard any solutions offered besides workout routines? Gannon University administrators recently participated in a

FIC opens its door to local law enforcement

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Gannon University’s new Forensic Investigation Center is in full motion with students flowing in and out for classes. An open house for law enforcement personnel will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Gannon’s FIC is located at

C.O.I.L. classes make international connections

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As part of Gannon University’s commitment to globalized learning, the history and environmental science departments will be offering Collaborative Online International Learning (C.O.I.L.) courses this fall. Gannon professors are working in conjunction with Gannon’s sister university, the American University of

Gannon claims highest student enrollment since 1991

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Gannon University currently has 4,410 students enrolled, which signifies the most students enrolled at the university in 23 years. In one year, the number of undergraduates enrolled at Gannon has increased by 64 students, while the number of graduate students

‘Pay it forward’ lives on: Memorial hashtag raises epilepsy awareness

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Sept. 4 marked the one-year anniversary of the passing of Alyssa Josephine O’Neil, a student at Penn State Behrend.  She suffered from epilepsy and unexpectedly died of a seizure. In this tragedy, Alyssa was remembered with a purple hashtag that

NASA’S program prepares students for today’s workforce

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A group of eight students in Gannon University’s engineering, math, nursing and pre-medical programs have been given the opportunity to take their studies to new heights through their participation in NASA’s inaugural Undergraduate Student Instrument Program. Over the last year,

2013 Totem wins big

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Gannon University’s literary arts publication, Totem, has once again won the 2014 National Program Directors’ Prize in the Design Category from the Association of Writers and Writing Program (AWP). This is the second time in two years Totem has received