‘Features’

  • AlumKnights: Remaining a part of the community

    Sep 12, 17 • 194 Views • AlumKnights, FeaturesNo Comments

    by One minute I was your typical college student, comfortably navigating campus life surrounded by a circle of friends and sorority sisters, as well as faculty and staff that had my back; the next minute I was dancing under the Gannon arch in my graduation...

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    Tips and tricks for surviving in a freshman residence hall

    Sep 11, 17 • 139 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Freshman year of college is a very exciting time in our lives. We are meeting so many new people, experiencing new things and discovering things about ourselves as well. However, while it is an exciting time, it may also be a stressful one. Living in a new...

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    Gannon Goodwill Garden to host film event

    Sep 6, 17 • 183 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Have you ever had the chance to watch a movie under the stars, minus all the cars and the expensive popcorn? Well, you can have that experience on Thursday when the Gannon Goodwill Garden celebrates its fifth year of existence with an outdoor movie night....

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    Today in History: 1991

    Sep 5, 17 • 120 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Artist Denny Dent works on a portrait at the “Two Fisted Art Attack” event in the Quad on Sept. 6, 1991. The Quad was an outside area that is now a part of the Waldron Campus Center. Dent, a speed painter, specialized in celebrity portraits, often...

  • Class of 2020

    Welcome to Gannon, first-year students

    Jun 22, 17 • 662 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 • 1727 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...

  • Issue24_Features_Alum

    Staying in touch long after graduation day

    Apr 25, 17 • 1427 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...

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    Gannon welcomes first student food pantry

    Apr 25, 17 • 3334 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 • 1696 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 • 891 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....