‘News’

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

    Feb 9, 11 • 681 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by A great performance of a musical takes all the essentials — an orchestra, costumes, song and dance and throws glitter on it all. The Erie Playhouse’s performance of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” this past weekend was even more...

  • Mercyhurst: Rhodes gets at least 40 months

    Feb 9, 11 • 983 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by A 3-year-old case against a former Mercyhurst College volleyball player came to a close Friday morning at the Erie County Courthouse. Judge Ernest J. DiSantis Jr. sentenced Teri Rhodes to a minimum of three years and four months in state prison stemming...

  • Gannon to introduce four online programs

    Feb 9, 11 • 871 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by 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...

  • Freshman takes lead in upcoming show

    Feb 9, 11 • 751 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by 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...

  • Sunday, Fumble, Sunday

    Feb 9, 11 • 691 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by 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...

  • Construction of new residence hall continues

    Feb 9, 11 • 815 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by 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,...

  • Seniors ready annual gift for university

    Feb 2, 11 • 801 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by As seniors get ready for graduation within the next three months, they can elect to pay tribute to the university by giving their annual senior gift. Taylor Corn, the senior class representative for the Student Government Association, said this is an...

  • Biology professor dances through Old Testament in local performance

    Feb 2, 11 • 755 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by The Biblical story of Joseph will be told at the Erie Playhouse this weekend through a variety of song and dance numbers that make up the play, “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” The musical is like a journey through ancient Egypt, with...

  • Nature interpretations can create positive perspective

    Feb 2, 11 • 675 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Genuine happiness is in flux; it can peak and dip like a calculated wave, conscious of its movement, or it can tower so high and swell with such velocity that it seems impossible for it to ever break, until, naturally and inevitably, it does. I’ve always...

  • Behrend announces concert plans

    Feb 2, 11 • 876 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The Penn State Behrend Concert Committee announced Friday their selections – electropop duo 3OH!3 and rock band Motion City Soundtrac – to co-headline the Spring 2011 concert. “My goal with it is to build something that’s more than a concert,”...