‘Features’

  • Issue21_Features_TodayInHistory

    Today in History: 1964

    Mar 20, 18 • 455 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by A couple dances at the St. Patrick’s Day Military Ball on March 21, 1964. The dance was held at Rainbow Gardens and featured music from Teddy Armen and his orchestra. According to an article in The Knight the day before the event, tickets could be...

  • Issue13_Features_Rec2

    Good for U promotes community service here, afar

    Mar 20, 18 • 1327 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon’s Good for U initiative is all about helping members of the Gannon community including students, faculty and staff to improve the wellness of others through the multitude of service opportunities available around the campus. Service opportunities...

  • Issue21_Features_AlumKnights

    AlumKnights: Saying ‘yes’ to opportunities, accepting failure

    Mar 20, 18 • 705 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Getting a doctorate in the physical or life sciences is a bit of an unusual experience. It’s one I didn’t even consider until my junior year at Gannon University when I had an opportunity that led me down my current path of biomedical research. In the...

  • Issue21_Features_Eyeballs

    Protect vision during Workplace Eye Wellness Month

    Mar 20, 18 • 1054 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by The month of March is full of popular holidays including St. Patrick’s Day, Pi Day and the Ides of March. March is also designated as National Nutrition Month, National Women’s History Month and Irish American Month. A far less known but equally...

  • IWD

    Gannon celebrates International Women’s Day

    Mar 15, 18 • 652 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by On March 8, 2018, I was pleased and honored to host my first big event at Gannon University.  As the new Assistant Director of the Office of Global Support and Student Engagement, I’m always searching for ways to bring international and domestic...

  • Issue20_Features_Room

    Good for U: Advising Day fast-approaches

    Mar 13, 18 • 567 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by At Gannon University, the Good for U initiative is a way of promoting wellness in and around our campus community and invites all students, staff and faculty to grow in their individual intellectual wellness whether that means in the classroom, at a...

  • Issue20_Features_AJ

    A.J.’s Way and A.J. Palumbo Center honor famous donor

    Mar 13, 18 • 600 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Kylie Jenner, Lady Gaga, Tom Brady, Post Malone. These are all names that are recognizable by college-aged students today. I bet many students not only know the names, but could tell you information about the person, whether it be significant others’...

  • Issue20_Features_TodayInHistory

    Today in History: 1992

    Mar 13, 18 • 396 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Devi Nair, a junior mathematics major, tends to a table serving traditional Indian cuisine at the fifth annual International Night March 14, 1992. According to the Gannon University Summer 1992 magazine, the event took place in the Commons and featured...

  • Issue20_Features_Refugees

    Refugee Journeys to be presented in Yehl

    Mar 13, 18 • 429 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University students and faculty have been working with local refugees who have fled their home countries due to war and persecution and will present information they’ve gathered about their experiences at the upcoming Refugee Journeys event at 7...

  • Issue18_Features_AlumKnights

    AlumKnights: Never stop learning

    Feb 20, 18 • 2057 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by I never really had pets growing up. My early interactions with dogs were limited to “Homeward Bound” and “Lady and the Tramp.” “Homeward Bound” is one of the few live-action films about animals I can stomach, mostly because it is full of...