‘Brandon Jaces’

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    Jonesing for a strong team finish

    Oct 31, 17 • 923 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...

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    Boredom leads editor to Facebook

    Oct 25, 17 • 483 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 • 459 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 • 586 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...

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    The perks of going to school in Erie

    Sep 26, 17 • 530 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 • 597 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,...

  • September1

    Indians tie American League record

    Sep 12, 17 • 597 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As I watched the Cleveland Browns do their thing Sunday, I had two sentiments. One is that I’m glad they didn’t get blown out, and the other is that playing the Pittsburgh Steelers in game one is a horrible way to start to the season. But the Browns...

  • September1

    Knight wins first-place award

    Sep 10, 17 • 456 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by After many hours dedicated to brainstorming story ideas, writing and laying out pages, The Gannon Knight received an award for the work put in by the 2016-2017 staff. I like to believe that on Thursday, July 27, each staff member smiled a little brighter...

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    Remember how you got here

    Jun 22, 17 • 1038 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Right now you are reading this paper and I thank you for taking the time to see what I have to say. I hope you are excited to start the next chapter of your life. It’s a great time of life and you’re lucky to be here. Whether you or someone else is...

  • Issue 24 Golf

    Golfing dynasty

    Apr 25, 17 • 2234 Views • Brandon Jaces, Golf, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by Sergio Garcia might have won the Masters but step aside Mr. Garcia — there are two new sheriffs in town: Manuela Quevedo and Daegan Wall. Over the weekend Gannon University’s men’s and women’s golf teams competed in a couple invitationals. The...