Posts Tagged ‘AlumKnights’

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    ALUMKNIGHTS: Events carry on for Homecoming

    Sep 30, 15 • 430 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by It’s hard to believe that fall is here and Gannon’s Homecoming festivities are just a few days away. It’s an exciting time of the year and the campus comes to life, welcoming Gannon and Villa Maria alumni, families and friends from around the world....

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    AlumKnights: Home away from home for sisters

    Jan 21, 15 • 1119 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by The stacks of college mail my sister Lydia began receiving last summer brought me back to my own college hunting days. I knew I wanted to major in communications, so the task was finding a school that was the best fit. I learned about Gannon University at...

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    Alumknights: Possibilities in hard work

    Nov 11, 14 • 906 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by As I sit here in my office at Villa Maria Elementary School (VME) on the old Villa Maria College campus, it’s hard not to reflect on the road — both literal and figurative — between here and Gannon. I graduated from Gannon with an undergraduate...

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    One moment of laughter

    Oct 29, 14 • 1206 Views • AlumKnights, Features1 Comment

    by The great author Edward Estlin Cummings once said, “The most wasted of days is one without laughter.” I keep this quote as my personal life challenge, and I plan to never waste a day of my life without at least one moment of laughter. I am a...

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    AlumKnights: Welcome Back

    Sep 10, 14 • 1025 Views • AlumKnightsNo Comments

    by On behalf of the Gannon University Alumni Association, I’d like to thank you for reading the first AlumKnights column of the new academic year. Over 35,000 alumni around the globe make up the membership of the Gannon University Alumni Association. Gannon...

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    AlumKnights: New Year’s resolutions

    Jan 22, 14 • 1273 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by When I lived in Erie and went to Gannon University until 2011, January was not my favorite month of the year. As great as it is to be back with your college friends and back on campus, January is full of extra transitions: taking down the decorations after...

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    Life after Gannon

    Sep 11, 13 • 1000 Views • AlumKnightsNo Comments

    by It’s one of my favorite days of the year, a day when I give back to the community in which I live and reconnect with one I became a part of more than 30 years ago – the Gannon community. The first GIVE Day was held in Erie in 1997, and since 2009,...