• Class of 2020

    Welcome to Gannon, first-year students

    Jun 22, 17 • 320 Views • Faculty SpotlightNo Comments

    by To new students coming to Gannon University in the fall: Congratulations! The fact that you are picking up or scrolling through this newspaper to read this special Orientation edition of The Gannon Knight is an indicator that you are more likely to be...

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    Refugee photography exhibit on display

    Apr 25, 17 • 1388 Views • Features, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Before making the trip home after finals week, Gannon University students are invited to visit the Cathedral of Saint Paul on Sixth Street to experience a photography exhibit by Maitham Basha-Agha titled “Rust Belt New Americans: A Showcase of Erie’s...

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    Staying in touch long after graduation day

    Apr 25, 17 • 1143 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Congratulations Class of 2017. After years of writing papers, studying late into the night and enduring final exams, you’re finally graduating. Over the past four years you’ve probably come to think of Gannon as home and your classmates and friends as...

  • food

    Gannon welcomes first student food pantry

    Apr 25, 17 • 2998 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students and faculty are teaming up to fight hunger at Gannon University, following a trend on college campuses across the nation that is addressing the oftentimes overlooked epidemic. Sophomore social work major Shayla Jones is an Erie resident and a...

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    Finals week: A survival guide

    Apr 25, 17 • 1389 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by By the time finals week comes around, everyone is sleepwalking and running on super-sized coffee cups. We do our best to eat well like our mom tells us to, but finger food and snacks are usually what we turn to as we spend hours perfecting our papers,...

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    Today in History: 1975

    Apr 25, 17 • 630 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Jean Kozlowski, class of 1976, works diligently at a typewriter as a member of The Gannon Knight editorial board in 1975. This issue will conclude the 70th year of production of The Knight, which has been Gannon University’s campus newspaper since 1947....

  • New program aids English Language Learner students

    Apr 4, 17 • 1136 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s Writing and Research Center (WRC) recently started a new program to help international students develop their English verbal communication skills. The Conversation Partners program was introduced this semester after exploration by WRC...

  • A talk with veterans on Gannon’s campus

    Apr 4, 17 • 1058 Views • Features, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Students studying how to doctor animals are not the only vets on Gannon University’s campus. Named a military friendly school for its ROTC program, Gannon also works with veteran GI bills to bring service members an education. Nathan Venesky, a senior...

  • Living Person sponsors Rock CF

    Apr 4, 17 • 832 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students, faculty and staff, as well as alumni from Gannon University, John Carroll University, Notre Dame College and University of Michigan gathered in Grosse Isle, Mich., on March 26 for the annual Rock CF Race with the Living Person group. Started by...

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    Relay for Life Event

    Apr 4, 17 • 860 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by It was more than just “a little off the top” for junior biology major Evan DeFalco at Gannon University’s recent Relay for Life fundraising event at the Recreation and Wellness Center. DeFalco shed his long locks for a shorter hairdo to raise money...