‘Features’

  • The First United Methodist Church next to the Zurn Science Center offers monthly spaghetti dinners.

    Free spaghetti dinner available for students

    Feb 25, 15 • 245 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Many Gannon University students are savvy when it comes to finding free food.  One of these options is the monthly spaghetti dinner held at the First United Methodist Church, next to the Zurn Science Center. The next dinner will be held at 5:30 p.m....

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    Women’s conference all set to get ‘wild’

    Feb 25, 15 • 227 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Things are going to get “wild” this year at Gannon University’s Women in Leadership Development conference. WILD, an outlet for empowering businesswomen, was founded eight years ago by the Small Business Development Center at Gannon. The goal is to...

  • Students gain experience though volunteering

    Feb 25, 15 • 206 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by   At Gannon University, a certain number of service hours are required for each student. Two opportunities to rack up service hours are volunteering at the Kids Cafe and the A.N.N.A. Shelter. Kids Cafe is a volunteer process that allows Gannon...

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    Metanoia retreat aims for relaxation

    Feb 25, 15 • 215 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by As the semester deepens, Gannon University’s Campus Ministry acknowledges the stress that students face and is offering an escape from it in next month’s sixth annual Metanoia retreat. Metanoia is a Greek word that means “you must change your...

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    Students biking to cure ALS

    Feb 18, 15 • 693 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University students and club sports teams are invited to participate in the ALS Ice Bike-It Challenge, which continues through Feb. 28 at the Recreation and Wellness Center. The challenge is taking place to raise money for Augie’s Quest, an...

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    Archaeological museum shares blast from past

    Feb 18, 15 • 428 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s Archaeological Museum is celebrating its second semester birthday. The museum first opened its doors the fall semester of 2014, after being given the space to display a vast number of artifacts in the new Center for Communication and...

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    Erie-GAINS improves health and wellness in Erie area

    Feb 18, 15 • 412 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Erie-GAINS works together with Erie Vital Signs, United Way and Erie Together to help to improve health and wellness in the Erie area. Their main goals include improving wellness and nutrition in children as well as providing access to health care...

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    Almuna reflects on the little things

    Feb 18, 15 • 1082 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by When I began the college search process, I had very few stipulations as to what kind of school I wanted to attend. I knew that I wanted to go to a small school because I liked the tight-knit feel. After touring numerous colleges and universities, I decided...

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    Best, worst work-study jobs

    Feb 11, 15 • 852 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by As Erie is hit with its usual amount of February snow, Gannon University students are more reluctant to walk their way to campus.  Some students don’t have a choice, however. Perhaps you have noticed students pushing carts half their size down A.J....

  • By being part of the GU Street Team, students serve as role models while creating friendships with new students.

    Students have opportunity to be mentors

    Feb 11, 15 • 455 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Now is the time to apply for the GU Street Team. The Street Team is a group of student role models who will help new students adjust to the Gannon University community. While working with Gannon faculty, they share information about personal, academic and...