Author archives: knightadmin

  • Riding the bus isn’t only for high schoolers

    Sep 8, 11 • 777 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by The bus – some people think it is scary. That’s only because they don’t know how to use it. Just last weekend my roommate and I were going to go to the mall. I said, “Hey, let’s use the bus.” She looked at me like I had three heads. She has...

  • Hot spots around town

    Sep 8, 11 • 1120 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by As the first year of college is finally coming into full swing for many students, it’s a good time to remind them – particularly those just beginning their first year at Gannon University – that activities and entertainment are not just limited to...

  • Erie event basis for movie

    Sep 8, 11 • 706 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by Eight years ago, the Erie community experienced one of the more bizarre crimes in recent history when 46-year-old pizza delivery man Brian Wells robbed a PNC Bank on upper Peach Street while having a collar bomb attached around his neck. Soon after he...

  • Stars perform at VMAs

    Sep 8, 11 • 821 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by The 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards has come and gone. According to MTV, this year’s VMAs had the biggest audience in the network’s history. The show premiered Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. A total of 12.4 million viewers...

  • ‘Tha Carter IV’ review

    Sep 8, 11 • 823 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by Lil Wayne is back for what he claims will be the final album of his career. But he might want to rethink that after selling more than 900,000 units in the first week with his newest album, “Tha Carter IV.” Lil Wayne is no stranger to controversy, nor...

  • New dorm begins massive overhaul

    Sep 8, 11 • 1565 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Over the past year, architects, construction workers, movers and the entire Gannon University community have anticipated the completion of the campus’s newest residence hall – North Hall, which is located on Fourth Street between Finegan Hall and the...

  • Sep 8, 11 • 650 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by If you need a place to study, eat or just get away from your roommate, you’re in luck. Located in the building that formerly housed Antlers Pub, the One Green World Café is a coffee shop/night club combo – a business, created by the students, that is...

  • Gannon adds another building

    Sep 8, 11 • 830 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Gannon University has purchased the Loyal Christian Benefit Association building – located at the corner of Seventh and Peach streets – as part of a master plan to revamp the the campus. LCBA had been hoping to sell the 18,000-square-foot building for...

  • Building displays green technology

    Sep 8, 11 • 767 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by North Hall, Gannon University’s brand new student living building, has garnered campus-wide attention, but while its size and general “newness” are raising eyebrows, the building’s energy efficiency should drop some jaws, too. According to Gary...

  • Gannon welcomes new president

    Sep 8, 11 • 749 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by For the first in a decade, freshman will have no recollection of former Gannon University President Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D. The job now belongs to Dr. Keith Taylor, who started his term July 1 after relieving Dr. Phil Kelly from his duties as intern...