‘News’

  • Extraterrestrials abduct big screen

    Mar 23, 11 • 789 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by It seems every year there’s a new theme for movies. This year – while it’s not necessarily a genre – alien movies seem to be taking over Hollywood. “Battle: Los Angeles” is one of many movies featuring aliens, with fellow alien flicks “Apollo...

  • Campus Master Plan includes renovations for CAP

    Mar 23, 11 • 2091 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The Master Plan is in the limelight once again, only this time the point of interest is the Carneval Athletic Pavillion Recreation Center. According to Gannon University’s Master Plan, by the year 2020, there are hopes that the Recreational Center will...

  • University holds pizza competition

    Mar 23, 11 • 726 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The senior class of Gannon University will use the third annual Best Pizza Competition as a fundraiser for the class gift. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Hammermill Center. Tickets are $5 and the event is open to the public....

  • Committee’s presidential search continues

    Mar 23, 11 • 789 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The search for Gannon University’s next president has been quietly progressing since the November announcement of the departure of Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D. The Search Committee was appointed on Dec. 16 and met Jan. 10. The Rev. Nicholas Rouch, the...

  • Local woman forms anti-violence group

    Mar 23, 11 • 697 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Around 50 students, faculty and members of the Gannon University community attended the speaking engagement for National Criminal Justice Month on Monday. Sonya Arrington, founder of Mothers Against Teen Violence (MATV), spoke on the importance of raising...

  • International Night marks 22nd year

    Mar 23, 11 • 970 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by The International Student Office and the International Student Association will host the 22nd annual International Night Saturday. International Night, an annual tradition at Gannon University, showcases the campus’s diversity through a night of live...

  • ‘Celebrate Gannon’ celebrates scholarship

    Mar 23, 11 • 869 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Gannon University students, faculty and staff will gather at the university’s inaugural presentation of “Celebrate Gannon” Friday in the Waldron Campus Center. The event, a showcase of the work students and faculty have accomplished, will take place...

  • ‘Ludlow Fair’ ends Mini-Fringe

    Mar 23, 11 • 731 Views • NewsNo Comments

    by Kathleen Cahill said she was persuaded by friends to student-direct “Ludlow Fair,” the last offering in the Gannon University theater department’s Mini-Fringe Festival. Cahill, who directed “The Audience” last fall, which was penned by senior...

  • Band vocalizes political view on album

    Mar 23, 11 • 799 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by The new manifesto is here and it reminds everyone that the band members of Rise Against are patriots through and through. The straight edge punk band released its fifth studio album and it’s just as in-your-face political as the albums that came before....

  • ‘The King’s Speech’ tells realistic tale

    Mar 9, 11 • 836 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    by “The King’s Speech” won four of the 12 2011 Oscars it was nominated, including Best Picture, on Feb. 27 at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards. The nine other nominated films could have as easily won 2011’s Best Picture Award, but “The King’s...