Posts Tagged ‘1960’

  • Issue8_Features_TodayInHistory

    Erie history in pictures: 1960

    Oct 31, 17 • 293 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Vice presidential candidate Lyndon B. Johnson is ushered through the crowd as he and presidential candidate John F. Kennedy visit Erie on their campaign tour on Sept. 28, 1960. Johnson would go on to become the 36th president of the United States on Nov....

  • Issue22_Features_TodayInHistory

    Spring on Campus: 1960

    Mar 28, 17 • 809 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by Students advertise Spring Weekend in 1960, which took place May 13-15. The celebration was a joint event with the all-girls Villa Maria College that featured live music and a dance to ring in the new season. The weekend ended with a picnic at the Water...

  • issue4_features_todayinhistory

    Beyer Hall groundbreaking: 1960

    Sep 28, 16 • 779 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by The Most Rev. John Mark Gannon, founder of Gannon College, speaks at the Beyer Hall groundbreaking on Nov. 22, 1960. Students looked on from above in Russell Hall, which housed classrooms and labs for engineering and science courses, and would later be...