‘Brandon Jaces’

  • Christmas

    Marc Jones continues to shine

    Dec 5, 17 • 302 Views • Brandon JacesNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s football season may have ended, but junior Marc Jones continues to shine in the football realm, and bring positive publicity to our football program. Most people already know what I am talking about, but if you don’t, I have a...

  • Christmas

    Get up and get moving every day

    Nov 29, 17 • 292 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As I come back from a relaxing, turkey-infused break, I would like to mention that I enjoyed all of my favorite foods that I ran through in last issue’s column. I would also like to talk about an issue that affects students, faculty and adults. I don’t...

  • September1

    Editor talks best Thanksgiving foods

    Nov 14, 17 • 460 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by When it comes to Thanksgiving there are a lot of things to be thankful for — family, friends and I’m lucky enough to add food to my list. There are lots of options on the table and people are passing things fast so it can be chaotic at times, but...

  • Fall1

    Write-ups save sports editor

    Nov 7, 17 • 435 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Earlier this year I wrote about technology and smartphones hurting society, and in some ways that is true. However, it has also done our society a lot of good. I experienced some of the good this weekend. For the first time, I attended one of Gannon’s...

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    Jonesing for a strong team finish

    Oct 31, 17 • 837 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Besides The Gannon Knight, you will find Gannon University junior running back Marc Jones in your second favorite publication — Sports Illustrated. This is well-deserved because if you hadn’t heard by now, Jones is leading the NCAA in rushing yards...

  • Fall1

    Boredom leads editor to Facebook

    Oct 25, 17 • 437 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by I was scrolling through Facebook the other day, minding my own business, when a short video from UNILAD popped up on my feed. Finally, something mind-numbingly simple and dumb — perfect for me. The caption with the video was, “He mails himself from his...

  • September1

    Abrupt end to Indians’ season

    Oct 17, 17 • 376 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by It’s only Wednesday, but the effects can still be felt from Sunday and one week ago today. Cleveland Browns fans are experiencing their weekly cycle of sadness because their team surprisingly lost again. However, if you’re a baseball fan you’re...

  • September1

    Changes to Homecoming this year

    Oct 4, 17 • 513 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by This year, the dynamics of Homecoming weekend will change from what it used to be. The two most significant changes are that there won’t be a parade or a dance. Unfortunately, I haven’t attended the Homecoming parade at Gannon, so I am a little sad...

  • September1

    The perks of going to school in Erie

    Sep 26, 17 • 462 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Erie is a dynamic place to be, and while there are many negative connotations ascribed to the city we call home for eight months — and for others, life — it does have a lot going for it. One of my favorite things about going to Gannon University and...

  • September1

    Smartphones: A bittersweet blessing

    Sep 19, 17 • 538 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As I was lying in my family room on the couch scrolling on my phone, looking at the ceiling and watching my dog Winston run around, my mom walked in and suggested that I should use my journalistic education to expose the influence of technology. Really,...