‘Connor’s Corner’

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    Sep 17, 14 • 142 Views • Connor's Corner, OpinionNo Comments

    by Roger Goodell and the National Football League have had a tough couple of weeks in the spotlight, but there have been a few positive NFL related stories coming from an unlikely source. Prominent players have littered headlines with drug use, domestic...

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    Connor’s Corner: NFL division titles, Super Bowl prediction

    Sep 10, 14 • 339 Views • Connor's Corner, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by Seattle Seahawks place-kicker Steven Hauschka’s tightly laced cleat pounding a regulation pigskin into the night sky was music to my ears and marked the start of the National Football League season Thursday night. As the ball fluttered through the air,...

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    Connor’s Corner

    Apr 30, 14 • 1101 Views • Connor's Corner, OpinionNo Comments

    by As another year draws to a close, college students are left to ponder how much they learned throughout the past two semesters. Many will be left feeling like they should have accomplished more – and in many cases you most likely could have – but I urge...

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    Apr 9, 14 • 1199 Views • Connor's Corner, OpinionNo Comments

    by A recent spontaneous trip to our nation’s capital completely changed my outlook on fraternities and sororities. Many non-Greek students would argue that people join these organizations to assure themselves that they will have a place to drink and...

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    Apr 2, 14 • 1096 Views • Connor's Corner, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by While growing up playing hockey in Buffalo, N.Y., I grew to love the sport and the hometown favorite Buffalo Sabres. Attending the struggling team’s games in HSBC Arena was relatively inexpensive and allowed me to get a view of the best athletes in the...

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    Mar 26, 14 • 351 Views • Connor's Corner, OpinionNo Comments

    by College is a time for individuals to hone in on their ability to manage time effectively, but some Gannon University students prefer to complete assignments later than others. The tranquility of the night offers some a distraction-free studying experience,...

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    Mar 12, 14 • 296 Views • Connor's Corner, Opinion, Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by An honor of a lifetime will be awarded Thursday in Cleveland to a Gannon University coach who completely transformed a lifeless program into a perennial wrestling contender. Don Henry, the wrestling coach, intramural director and Carneval Athletic Pavilion...

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    Feb 26, 14 • 280 Views • Connor's Corner, OpinionNo Comments

    by F lorida seems to be the consensus choice as a destination to beat the snow and cold while gearing up for upcoming Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference matchups for Gannon spring sports teams. The University of Tampa baseball team has the luxury to play...

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    Connor’s Corner

    Feb 19, 14 • 391 Views • Connor's Corner, Hockey, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by The United States men’s hockey team will return home from Sochi, Russia, with more than good memories. The Americans will capture the gold and etch 2014 in men’s U.S. hockey history. Russia, Canada and Sweden were favorites coming into the Olympic...

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    Feb 12, 14 • 298 Views • Connor's Corner, SportsNo Comments

    by Supportive fans gathered Friday night to fill the seats of the Erie Insurance Arena to celebrate the life of Abbie Brynda and to cheer on the Gannon University club ice hockey team. I am a junior left-winger on the hockey team, and can tell you firsthand...