The role of toxic positivity in a global pandemic

April 15, 2020

Last week as I was appointed editor-in-chief of The Gannon Knight for the next school year, I found myself more anxious than excited. With the amount of uncertainty in the world right now, my generalized anxiety is heightened...

Celebrating the women of Erie County; hard work inspires student

March 18, 2020

Women play a huge part in history whether they are recognized or not. Apple Macintosh’s interface elements were largely developed by a woman named Susan Kare. As we know now, technology is a substantial player in our everyday...

Stigma surrounding food deserts; what we can do to help

March 11, 2020

“Food desert” is a short term to describe an urban area where finding affordable and fresh food is almost impossible. Of all the terms that could replace food desert, the best one I’ve heard is a “damn shame.” Although...

Experience everything like a child, find joy in the simpler times

February 26, 2020

Experience everything like a child. When I read this recently, I thought to myself how unrealistic that was. It’s easy to remember hiding from monsters in the dark when I was young, but when I started to think about it, I realized...

Student examines corrections system; parents struggle to support

February 19, 2020

I couldn’t find a national count of how many parents are incarcerated for failure to pay child support, but I know that any number is too high. Without getting into how much child support is disregarded and the political issues...

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