‘Features’

  • Gannon Goes Green Contest: Runner Up

    Oct 19, 11 • 671 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by I think that all students at Gannon University should get power strips. According to Energy Star, 8 percent of your energy usage is from electronics that are off.  Personally, I think that number is a big number for something to just be sitting there...

  • Institute fondly remembers founders

    Oct 19, 11 • 819 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Every semester, a few education majors at Gannon University are placed at the Barber National Institute to complete their practicum or student teaching requirements. At the institute, students work in a variety of classrooms, including life skills classes...

  • Gannon students study abroad

    Oct 6, 11 • 979 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Travel is expensive. The airfare, lodging, meals, transportation, tours…the list goes on and on. It’s also time consuming. It takes time to plan everything out, down to the last taxi ride back to the airport, and most importantly time needs to be set...

  • New organization opens eyes

    Oct 6, 11 • 1163 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Understanding human sexuality in the context of Catholic Church teaching is not an easy assignment. When we look at the diverse cultures and wide spectrum of religious beliefs in the world, the task becomes even tougher. This is why the LIFE — Love is...

  • Participants praise ROTC program

    Oct 6, 11 • 789 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students, faculty and staff often see camouflage-clad students walking the halls of Gannon University, but their unique appearance is just one of the many aspects of a Reserve Officers’ Training Corps – ROTC – member’s college experience. Sure, it...

  • Student spills dirt on mortuary science

    Sep 29, 11 • 3747 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Funeral service is one career not many Gannon University students aspire to pursue, but what really goes into the decision to study mortuary science? Some people grow up in a family business and thus pursue the career, but even this trend is changing. Many...

  • D.C. internship proveds unique experience for students

    Sep 29, 11 • 766 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Like many Gannon University students, senior history major Eli Coppock was searching for an internship. After hearing about The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, he decided to spend a semester in Washington, D.C., becoming one of...

  • Commuters celebrate individuality

    Sep 29, 11 • 1211 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students walk past Gannon University’s Commuter Corner every day on their way to classes in the Palumbo Academic Center, but many of them don’t take the time to get to know the students – or the general goings-on – inside. Many commuter students...

  • Tibetans work a-monk-st community

    Sep 21, 11 • 998 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Gannon University has become a hotbed for monks – but not the kind you’d expect at a Catholic university. These monks – from the Gaden Shartse Monastery – will make the campus their home until Friday as they offer students a glimpse into the life...

  • Sorority sister discusses recruitment

    Sep 21, 11 • 1028 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by It’s that time of year again—recruitment. Every Greek organization on Gannon University’s campus is buzzing with the possibility of new members joining their prospective chapters. However, with the excitement and eagerness to meet new young women and...