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  • Freshman takes lead in upcoming show

    Feb 9, 11 • 1205 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Freshman Matt Kridel does not look capable of beating someone unconscious. However, this does describe Jake, the character Kridel will portray when Gannon University’s production of Sam Shepard’s “A Lie of the Mind” opens 8 p.m. Thursday. Kridel, a...

  • Gannon to introduce four online programs

    Feb 9, 11 • 1273 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Gannon University plans to offer four exclusively online programs starting in fall 2011. The programs include master of business administration, master of public administration, master of engineering management, and a registered nursing to bachelor of science...

  • Sunday, Fumble, Sunday

    Feb 9, 11 • 1010 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Non-sports enthusiasts usually look to commercials and food to get them through the Super Bowl, but Sunday’s proceedings also included a number of awkward celebrity moments that offered plenty of entertainment.  Christina Aguilera wins the first viral...

  • Singing valentines spice up traditional presents

    Feb 9, 11 • 1482 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    Valentine’s Day, celebrated on Feb. 14 every year, is typically filled with candy, flowers, romantic dinners and now, singing valentines. This year, thanks to Gannon University’s honorary theater fraternity, Alpha Psi Omega, and Gannon University’s...

  • Construction of new residence hall continues

    Feb 9, 11 • 1176 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Workers have been braving high winds and snow to continue construction of Gannon University’s new $17 million, five-floor residence hall, which – despite the Erie winter conditions – is still slated to open in fall 2011. “The weather, obviously,...

  • Knights rebound from loss, whip Shippensburg

    Feb 9, 11 • 1590 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    The men’s and women’s basketball teams aren’t the only ones learning how to rebound this season. After losing its first home match since the 2008-09 season, the Gannon University wrestling team bounced back, defeating Shippensburg University 27-7 on the...

  • New restaurant fails to meet expectations

    Feb 2, 11 • 2009 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    A new restaurant on State Street focuses on Southwestern-style food.  Señor Coyote’s is located where the Marketplace Grill used to be. While the atmosphere was fresh and new, the food and prices left a lot to be desired. When I first walked into Señor...

  • Music playlists provide comfort, sense of control

    Feb 2, 11 • 1083 Views • OpinionNo Comments

    Anyone who knows me even somewhat well knows that I’m a hardcore music lover. When I leave my house every morning, I check for three things — my keys, my water bottle and my iPod. Sometimes I have my phone, most times I don’t. But as long as I have my...

  • Knightly News

    Feb 2, 11 • 1095 Views • Knightly NewsNo Comments

    Corrections In last week’s issue of The Knight, we incorrectly printed Cate Felder’s name as Cate Felderman. The Knight regrets this error. APB Executive Board applications available Applications for executive board positions on the Activities Programming...

  • Gannon flops against rival ‘Hurst

    Feb 2, 11 • 1031 Views • Men's Basketball, SportsNo Comments

    The Gannon men’s basketball team will take on two opponents Saturday afternoon at the Hammermill Center: Indiana (Pa.) and breast cancer. With the Crimson Hawks soaring into town, the Knights will take part in the fourth annual Pink Zone game at 3 p.m....