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  • Knights stamp NCAA tourney ticket

    Mar 12, 14 • 975 Views • Sports, Top Stories, Women's BasketballNo Comments

    by The No. 3 Gannon University women’s basketball team punched its ticket to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II tournament Sunday evening. The Knights, coming off a rare defeat, received a bid to the tournament for the ninth time in...

  • Post Secret U returns

    Feb 26, 14 • 2065 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Post Secret U, is being presented by Gannon University’s Active Minds organization, will be going on Wednesday until March 14. Post Secret U is a campus-based community art project that uses submitted secrets as an art display. PostSecret is an ongoing...

  • Professor earns award

    Feb 26, 14 • 970 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by A Gannon University physician assistant professor has won Educator of the Year for 2013, given by the Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants. Dr. Kimberly Cavanagh, associate professor/director in the physician assistant program, has been at Gannon...

  • Film asks tough questions

    Feb 26, 14 • 1008 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University was one of several universities across the country to show the film, “Inequality for All” last week. The event was hosted by Robert Reich, former U.S. secretary of labor, and following the showing of the film was a live interactive...

  • Second book coming out

    Feb 19, 14 • 1417 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University criminal justice professor Jerry Clark, Ph.D., is once again teaming up with Ed Palattella, Erie Times News reporter for more than 24 years, to write a second book. The new book is tentatively titled, “A History of Heists: Bank Robbery...

  • DNP program offered online

    Feb 19, 14 • 1904 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by The Villa Maria School of Nursing will be offering an online doctor of nursing practice – DNP – at Gannon University starting in the fall. The DNP degree is a 26-credit “bridge” program or add-on to the advanced practice master’s degree, Dr....

  • Annual Wellness Fair returns

    Feb 19, 14 • 1281 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by As the Erie weather exhibits its ability to imitate the Arctic Tundra outdoors, the ironically Surf and Sun-themed 10th Annual Wellness Fair invited Gannon University students and staff to envision a warmer climate Tuesday. Michelle Wagner, the assistant...

  • University unites as one community

    Feb 12, 14 • 1252 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by This entire week marks Gannon University’s second annual Unity Week. Specific activities are taking place every day. According to Megan King, a senior biology/pre-med major and vice president of clubs and organizations for SGA, Unity Week is a time in...

  • ROTC cadets receive honor

    Feb 12, 14 • 1162 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University ROTC cadets Mitchell Carroll and Eric Stormer have recently been recognized with the distinction of the Distinguished Military Graduate this fall, as both students were ranked in the top 20 percent of all ROTC graduates in the nation for...

  • Faculty ponder life after classroom

    Feb 12, 14 • 1220 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by According to The Chronicle of Higher Education, nine in 10 faculty say their biggest reason for not retiring is enjoyment of their work. Gannon University professors feel the same way. David Kozak, Ph.D., professor in the political science department, has...