While most people spent their spring break lounging on a beach or participating in a service trip, I was stuck in my hometown of Cleveland, where the weather seldom climbs above freezing this time of year. To entertain myself – and keep warm – I saw “Oz: The Great and Powerful,” a prequel to the […]
The first few weeks of college are always tough. Getting used to being away from home and living on campus can be difficult, especially if you’re not local to Erie. Here’s a few suggestions to help you get over homesickness and enjoy your time on campus. 1. Use Skype. Skype is a free video chat […]
Whether you need some research help, want to grab a DVD for the night or just want to find a good book to read, the Nash Library is the place to be. After being completed in the fall of 1972, the library was dedicated on September 5, 1973. It was later named the Nash Library […]
If you have ever listened to an average college student, there are two phrases that you have probably heard: “I’m bored,” and more often, “I’m broke!” There are lots of ways to combat the two dreaded “B-words” around Erie, but one of Gannon students’ favorite places to spend their free time and not too much of […]
If you plan to spend weekends on campus, there are many activities to keep you entertained. Between the Activities Programming Board, sporting events and KnightLIFE, there are numerous events available every weekend for you to have fun. Activities Programming Board (APB) is one of the organizations on campus responsible for bringing many events to campus. […]
I cannot believe it’s already July. Soon enough, my family and I will be on a week-long vacation to the Outer Banks in NC, and I’ll be packing everything that I need so I’m ready to move back to Gannon’s campus. However, there’s still a lot going on before either of these events, so I’m […]
Lauren Whittaker loves her job in Gannon’s Office of Admissions and working with students from Southwestern Pennsylvania. But what’s her favorite movie and how does she feel about Lady Gaga? Get to know Lauren’s Office of Admissions coworkers, Miles Vida and Pat Washington. Don’t forget to vote in Round 2 of Gannon’s Ultimate Fave tournament!
Hi everyone! How’s it going? Thanks for checking out my latest blog. I was thinking the other day about my time at Gannon University and how I decided to come here.
You may know I’m a communications major. That means I learn all about the mass media (TV, newspapers, advertisements, etc). Currently, I’m in a class that also has a lot of history and political science majors. The class is titled “History through Film.”
It’s true, Erie winters are often cold and snowy, but Gannon students make the best of it! Nobody knows our campus better than the Gannon Guides, the dedicated students who give tours to visiting families like yours. They know how to fend off the winter blues. So, we asked them how they get through the […]