‘Olivia Burger’

  • Olivia web

    Editor dreams of optometry

    Mar 15, 17 • 688 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by The first thing I remember wanting to be when I grew up was a ballerina. How typical. Although I did steal the show at my debut dance recital as the most outgoing and cutest miniature mouse, I quickly learned that my chances of becoming a professional...

  • Olivia web

    Concerts never disappoint

    Mar 7, 17 • 459 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by By OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor When I was 8, I went to my first music concert at the Crawford County Fair with my grandmother to see Clay Aiken. Wow, that’s even more tragic when I write it out. Anyway, needless to say my first concert experience was...

  • Olivia

    Climate change is not fake

    Feb 22, 17 • 596 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by BY OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor While the weather this past weekend did amazing things for my seasonal depression, it wasn’t particularly a good sign for Mother Nature. Unless you are a total hermit who hates sunshine, you probably spent some time...

  • Olivia

    Changing the music game

    Feb 15, 17 • 561 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by By OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor When it comes to college students, the cheaper the cost of something, the better. We flock to anything free, whether it be a free T-shirt, free food or free Wi-Fi. Simply put, we don’t have the funds nor the patience to...

  • Olivia

    Re-think Gannon Greeks

    Feb 8, 17 • 493 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by By OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor While in many ways college is the complete opposite of high school, some things remain the same throughout the transition. One thing I’ve found that doesn’t change much is the way in which students interact and group...

  • Olivia

    Students: Read The Knight

    Jan 31, 17 • 510 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by By OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor If you’re reading my column this week you’re more than likely a staff member of The Gannon Knight, a Gannon faculty member or one of my many supportive relatives (shout out to you, Grandma). If by the miraculous chance...

  • girl power

    Protest ‘pretty cool for Erie’

    Jan 25, 17 • 438 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by By OLIVIA BURGER burger028@knights.gannon.edu This weekend I found a newfound pride for my city, for my generation and for my fellow females. On Saturday, hundreds of people showed up at Erie’s Perry Square to join sister cities across the nation in the...

  • olivia-wb

    Real or not real? News issues

    Jan 17, 17 • 576 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by When it comes to voicing opinions on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter I hardly ever participate in sharing my views. Aside from the occasional shared video or rogue Tweet or two, I try to keep my opinions to myself, mostly because I hate...

  • oliviaweb2

    Giving needs more meaning

    Dec 6, 16 • 863 Views • Olivia Burger, Opinion1 Comment

    by Although it isn’t the reason for the season, giving and receiving gifts is an inevitable part of Christmas. Let’s face it, when you were a kid you weren’t up all night anxiously awaiting a day of religious celebration and quality time spent with...

  • olivia-the-pig

    Always hard to adjust living conditions after being home

    Nov 29, 16 • 736 Views • Olivia Burger, OpinionNo Comments

    by My love/hate relationship with college has never been stronger. Don’t get me wrong; Gannon is great and I wouldn’t want to be at any other university, but going home for Thanksgiving is the biggest tease and makes me hate going back to school. Going...