Embracing Spiritual Wellness at GU

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As the holiday season approaches, Good for U – Gannon University’s wellness initiative – looks to continue promoting a culture of wellness at Gannon University by reminding the campus community to give thanks, and to embrace their spiritual well-being. Spiritual wellness is the lived experience of being in a relationship with God, which involves the […]

Preview GU Schedule: Tuesday, August 27

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Tuesday, August 27 8 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Breakfast – Beyer Hall Cafeteria/Club LaRiccia 9:45 a.m. – 11 a.m. | Student Success Center (SCS)/Mission & Ministry | REQUIRED Last NameA – M | Yehl Alumni Room Last NameN- Z | Zurn 104 Worried about succeeding in your college courses? Want to learn how to […]

Preview GU Schedule: Sunday, August 25

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Sunday, August 25 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.|Brunch | Beyer Hall Cafeteria/Club LaRiccia 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. | engage U Introduction Meetings | Zurn 130 or Palumbo 2023 Engage U is your platform to centralize, organize and increase your student involvement opportunities at Gannon University based on your personal interests. Learn how to browse […]

PostSecretU and Day of Silence at Gannon

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Service, inclusiveness and social responsibility are all part of Gannon University’s mission. Each appears in Gannon’s mission statement and there’s even a department – the Center for Social Concerns – dedicated to these goals. And in the month of April, two campus groups – Active Minds and Love is for Everyone (LIFE) – are hosting […]

Photo of the Week: Stations of the Cross

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Every year, students from Campus Ministry act out the Stations of the Cross during Lent in Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel. This photo was posted by jschaafphotos on Instagram. Got a great shot for Edge? Tweet it @GannonU or @GannonEdge or tag us @GannonU on Instagram!

[VIDEO] Students prepare for unique spring break plans

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The Gannon community is preparing for Alternative Break Service Trips (ABST). Sponsored by GU’s Campus Ministry, these trips are great opportunities for students to give back to various communities and to better themselves as leaders. In years past, participants have traveled to the Bronx, Honduras, New Orleans and Guatemala, working with the homeless, building schools […]

7 Ways to Meet New People at Gannon

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Gannon provides numerous ways for freshman to meet each other and upperclassmen during Preview GU. But in case you’re still having some trouble breaking the ice, I’ve jotted down a few tips that have helped me in my first few weeks on campus. 1. Leave your door open while you’re not busy in your room […]

Click Thru GU: Waldron Campus Center

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Waldron is one of the busiest buildings on campus. Here, you’ll find three dining options (the Cafeteria, Doc’s Landing and Knight’s Cove) and several offices (Activities Programing Board, Student Government Association, Student Office of Leadership Development, Service Learning, Campus Ministry and Center for Social Concerns). There’s also the power room downstairs and a game room […]

People Person: Have Fun and Help Others at the 30 Hour Fast

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Hello again, and thanks for checking out my blog! Do you like doing fun activities with good friends and meeting new friends in the process? Do you enjoy helping others? Would you be up for the challenge of having an empty stomach for a little over a day for a good cause to later be […]