Posts Tagged ‘Kelsey Ghering’

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    Diversity Dialogues Week comes to campus

    Jan 21, 15 • 302 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University kicked off Diversity Dialogues Week with the observation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Monday with coordinated events including a march, prayer service and luncheon.    The luncheon featured speakers Marcus Atkinson and Tiffany...

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    Winter break with my big, fat Italian family

    Jan 21, 15 • 132 Views • Kelsey GheringNo Comments

    by I went home for Christmas break last semester with the excitement level of a 2-year-old.   I couldn’t wait to get back to my six younger siblings and four-bedroom house.  I really was excited to spend Christmas at home, though. One of my roommates...

  • Hospital personnel train to work with Ebola patients.

    U.S. fights Ebola with aid funding, training

    Dec 10, 14 • 743 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by It has almost been two months since Nina Pham, the second nurse who contracted the Ebola virus after treating Thomas Duncan, was  released from the clutches of the disease and isolated treatment.  In November, Dr. Martin Salia was exposed to the virus in...

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    Scheduling complaints from a medtech student

    Dec 10, 14 • 503 Views • Kelsey GheringNo Comments

    by During a meeting for the show I’m helping Mike Fujito with for Gannon’s Fringe Festival, our writing supervisor asked us to name off the first word that came to mind and I said “microbiology.”  I was discontented with my own brainstorming.  When...

  • culture

    Latino culture is brought right to the classroom

    Dec 3, 14 • 653 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by   With the closing of International Education Week, Gannon University continues to offer students opportunities to learn about other cultures as close as the classroom.  One of these chances is presented in a course scheduled for next semester that...

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    Fair Trade Sale to be held Friday

    Dec 3, 14 • 677 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students will be given the opportunity Friday to do some guilt-free shopping for Christmas presents — or themselves — thanks to the annual Fair Trade Sale. Gannon University’s Catholic Relief Service ambassadors are hosting the sale at the Waldron...

  • pieforall

    Social Work Club sells ‘pie for all’

    Nov 19, 14 • 580 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by If you find yourself looking forward to the dessert arrangement following Thanksgiving dinner the most, the Social Work Club’s Pie for All will give you the chance to satisfy your sweet tooth as well those in need from Erie. As part of a fundraiser for...

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    ‘Er go,’ the Salem witches were seeing rotten visions

    Nov 12, 14 • 466 Views • Kelsey GheringNo Comments

    by I hate horror movies.  My parents were always strictly against my siblings and I watching them growing up.  One of the warnings my dad had before we left the house was: “no scary movies, no Ouija boards and nothing illegal.” I never saw a reason to...

  • Monsignor Liddy will deliver his speech, "Insight and the Universe" Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Yehl ballroom.

    Speaker to teach insight Thursday

    Nov 12, 14 • 432 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by The philosophy department and Gannon’s honorary philosophy society, Phi Sigma Tau, will hold a lecture from guest speaker Monsignor Richard Liddy, Ph.D., at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Yehl Ballroom. Liddy is a Catholic thought and culture professor at Seton...

  • Roman Denisyuk is seen sketching writers' portraits on the mural in the English department.

    English mural portrays favorite authors

    Nov 5, 14 • 489 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Writers are occupying the hallways of the English offices in the Palumbo Academic Center.  That doesn’t sound like anything new: most students of English do a lot of writing.  But these writers are different because they are pencil drawings. As Palumbo...