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  • Freshman makes mark on program

    Jan 26, 11 • 1822 Views • Sports, Women's BasketballNo Comments

    by Jennifer Papich has redefined the phrase “freshman 15.” While other first-year students are packing on the pounds, the Pittsburgh native has dropped 15-plus points four times and recorded a double-double twice. Papich, who leads the Gannon University...

  • Praying for a fair Super Bowl… and a Packers victory

    Jan 26, 11 • 848 Views • Finding God on Gannon's Campus, OpinionNo Comments

    by In case anyone out there has no idea who will play in Super Bowl XLV on Feb. 6, the Green Bay Packers will face the Pittsburgh Steelers in Cowboys Stadium. For me, these next two weeks will be interesting. Unlike many of my fellow students who hail from...

  • Behrend student charged after break in

    Jan 20, 11 • 1698 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by By KATIE DUFFY news editor, The Behrend Beacon A student was arrested Sunday morning after allegedly breaking into Hungry Howie’s Pizza and two University Gates apartments before assaulting a female Behrend student. Adam George Miller, 19, of Warren,...

  • Mercyhurst adds new biology class

    Jan 20, 11 • 970 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by For those who think that science is boring, think again. One need only look to the first floor of Zurn Hall and its marine biology curriculum to witness the possibilities of this discipline. Mercyhurst College’s biology department is offering a new...

  • Knightly News

    Jan 20, 11 • 843 Views • Knightly NewsNo Comments

    by University to hold annual Wellness Fair Gannon University will hold its annual Wellness Fair 8 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1. Organizers of Gannon’s upcoming Wellness Fair said they hope the event drives home the importance of “numbers.” Those numbers include...

  • Professor takes role as interim president

    Jan 20, 11 • 811 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Philip Kelly, Ph.D., is best known around Gannon University as a professor in the English department and bicycling enthusiast. But for the next few months, Kelly will take on another role as interim president of the university. During his career at Gannon,...

  • University purchases Antlers

    Jan 20, 11 • 1158 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by More downtown expansion is in store for Gannon University due to the recent acquisition of Antlers Pub at 162 W. Fourth St. The university purchased the Antlers land, building and equipment for $180,000 on Dec. 21, said Linda Wagner, vice president for...

  • Former student Luckey dies at 83

    Jan 20, 11 • 882 Views • News1 Comment

    by Robert “Joe” Luckey, a former Gannon student who has served the university for more than 55 years, died Tuesday at age 83. Luckey enrolled at Gannon College in 1952 after working for one year at Erie’s General Electric. At the request of Fr. Wilfred...

  • Students react to crosswalk removal

    Jan 20, 11 • 739 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The recent shutdown of the crosswalk on West Eighth Street between A.J.’s Way and the A.J. Palumbo Academic Center has quickly garnered the attention of students coming back from break. Tom Panighetti, Student Government Association president, said that...

  • University recognized by Malaysian government

    Jan 20, 11 • 1137 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Gannon University has been formally recognized by Malaysia’s Ministry of Education. The recognition will allow the university to continue to increase its international student population. As a result, Gannon has been awarded a Malaysian Quality Assurance...