‘Brandon Jaces’

  • September1

    The perks of going to school in Erie

    Sep 26, 17 • 928 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 • 880 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 • 932 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 • 805 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...

  • Brando

    Remember how you got here

    Jun 22, 17 • 1546 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 • 2746 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...

  • Brandon

    Fake news stops here

    Apr 4, 17 • 1382 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by The term “fake news” has been circulating in our media a lot lately and I’m here to discuss it. So buckle up and get ready. In my mass media and pop culture class we were discussing the topic of fake news at 9:05 in the morning and I was devouring my...

  • 2017CheerSeniorDayPhoto

    Using skills for good

    Mar 28, 17 • 1398 Views • Brandon Jaces, Competitive Cheer, OpinionNo Comments

    by Our very own Gannon University competitive cheer team put on a show Saturday afternoon at the Hammermill Center in preparation for the NCA Collegiate Cheer and Dance National Championship coming up on April 6-7. The event, known as the Road to Daytona...

  • Brandon

    Go play

    Mar 22, 17 • 1379 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As March Madness hogs the spotlight, I’d like to bring into view something else in sports that’s going on—Major League Baseball’s spring training. While I enjoy March Madness as much as the next average Joe, spring training is a little closer to my...

  • oneline

    Shipping up to N.Y.

    Mar 14, 17 • 1263 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Plagued by injury, food poisoning and a case of being too tough for the refs to handle, the Gannon University men’s club hockey team was faced with the daunting task of playing Penn-State Altoona in the College Hockey East (CHE) championship game in...