Posts Tagged ‘Erie’

  • Issue11_Features_OldMain1898

    Gannon building rich in Erie history

    Nov 29, 17 • 247 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by While many students have known Old Main as Gannon University’s administrative building, most do not know about its history and significance to Erie. The history of the mansion began with William L. Scott, who served as mayor of Erie in the late 1860s and...

  • Fall

    Local elections just around corner

    Oct 31, 17 • 746 Views • OpinionNo Comments

    by One of my greatest passions in life is following politics, especially local races. I am very thankful that since August, I have had the opportunity to intern with John Persinger, the Republican candidate in Erie’s mayoral race. Most of my friends will...

  • New Ruskin campus, EDDC plans revealed

    Oct 4, 17 • 334 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by The Gannon University Board of Trustees has approved the construction of an 80,000-square-foot building on the university’s campus in Ruskin, Fla. The board, which took action at its meeting on Sept. 21-22, also backed the university’s involvement in...

  • harlee. september

    It’s finally fall and this editor is enjoying it

    Oct 4, 17 • 490 Views • Harlee Boehm, OpinionNo Comments

    by It is finally fall in Erie, and I am glad to say that I feel as though I am in my prime as of right now. I always seem to feel my best once summer is officially over and the holidays are right around the corner. Fall to me feels like the calm before...

  • September1

    The perks of going to school in Erie

    Sep 26, 17 • 471 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Erie is a dynamic place to be, and while there are many negative connotations ascribed to the city we call home for eight months — and for others, life — it does have a lot going for it. One of my favorite things about going to Gannon University and...

  • Service event on campus brings new opportunities

    Sep 13, 17 • 298 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by The 2017 version of GIVE Day—Gannon’s Invitation to Volunteer Everywhere – will take place Saturday at various locations around Erie. Sara Nesbitt from the Center for Social Concerns said more than 1,000 Gannon faculty, staff and students will spend...

  • Knights GIVE back

    Sep 12, 17 • 238 Views • Knight VisionNo Comments

    by In addition to giving the Gannon community 24 issues a year, The Gannon Knight staff will also be giving back to the Erie community Saturday. Two people on the Knight staff will be participating in the annual GIVE Day with Gannon University. Arts &...

  • Issue2_Features_Garden

    It’s OK to Love Erie: Garden Court’s beauty lives on

    Sep 12, 17 • 740 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by One of the most beautiful streets in downtown Erie is undeniably historical West Sixth Street, known to some as “Millionaires Row.” Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, the West Sixth Street Historic District contains treasures many...

  • September2

    Lots of love for Erie

    Sep 6, 17 • 568 Views • OpinionNo Comments

    by Welcome back, Knights. Because I’m weird and don’t particularly enjoy working retail, this summer I took a risk in following my passions and completed a fellowship with a local organization. I worked with Our West Bayfront, a group working to improve...

  • courthouse

    Local elections to be held

    Apr 27, 17 • 1038 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by By KELSEY GHERING editor-in-chief With local elections fast approaching, it seems everyone in Erie wants a piece of the pie. It’s no surprise, then, that of the nine candidates running for mayor and 19 running for City Council, three of them are involved...