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  • Honors Program undergoes changes

    Nov 13, 13 • 2136 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Major changes are in store for Gannon University’s  Honors Program starting January. Ann Bomberger, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the English department, will assume the position of Michael DeSanctis, Ph.D., the outgoing director of the program....

  • Class welcomes new teaching style

    Nov 13, 13 • 1636 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by A Gannon University professor is choosing a new method when it comes to educating her students. Anne O’Neill, director of the advertising communication program, is working to introduce a new teaching style referred to as “flipping the classroom.” The...

  • ‘Luigi’ smashes WERG window, sustains injury

    Nov 6, 13 • 2611 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by A Gannon University graduate student broke the glass of WERG, the university’s radio station at the corner of Seventh and Peach streets, early Friday morning, according to Chet LaPrice, operations manager at WERG. According to Ted Marnen, director of...

  • Survivor visits Gannon

    Nov 6, 13 • 1546 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University will host Margit Meissner, a Holocaust survivor, as she shares her story of how she overcame a truly horrific experience 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Yehl Ballroom. Her visit is made possible by the History Club and Jeffrey Bloodworth, Ph.D.,...

  • Donation kickstarts transformations

    Nov 6, 13 • 1994 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by The Gannon University College of Business and Engineering was gifted a building and will be making a move to 900 State St. within the next four years. The College of Business and Engineering, Erie Technology Incubator – ETI – and the Small Business...

  • WQLN Challenges Gannon to donate

    Oct 30, 13 • 1528 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Locals tuned in to 91.3 WQLN from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday for a friendly competition between the seven Erie colleges. Erie’s public radio station and PBS affiliate, WQLN, hosted its annual fall fundraiser Wednesday at Gannon University in...

  • Gannon contributes $500,000 to Erie

    Oct 30, 13 • 1482 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University announced it was contributing $500,000 to the city of Erie at a press conference held Tuesday. The contribution, announced by Gannon President Keith Taylor, Ph.D., will be used toward public safety initiatives in the city. The Erie...

  • $1.8 million project sets new school in motion

    Oct 23, 13 • 1876 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University recently approved the addition of the School of Communication and the Arts to its College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (CHESS). The approval comes after a multi-step process, which resulted in the creation of the school,...

  • Enrollment enhanced through technology

    Oct 23, 13 • 1941 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by In an economic climate where the value of higher education is constantly being questioned, Gannon University has maintained enrollment figures and even increased those numbers by around 200 through a combination of technology and traditional recruitment...

  • Alzawaideh assumes new enrollment position

    Oct 23, 13 • 1568 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University recently welcomed Ashraf Alzawaideh as the associate vice president of international enrollment and affairs, supervising the International Admissions Office, the International Student Office and the English as a Second Language program....