Depression for the non-depressed, explained

Most people think they understand depression. They think that it's a sadness people experience. Maybe some experience it more than others, maybe some are just complaining. I have depression. I have bad depression. If you're curious about what depression really means, read on. If not, just hit the like button…

Laban Movement and Eugene O'Neill: Lazarus

In this week’s edition of REDACTED, I talk about a time I was (read as: performed as) a Roman Emperor and the real-life application of Laban movement in everyday life! Acting has a lot of basis in real life, and application in a variety of industries. And yes, this…

Speed Writing: The art of starting (and finishing) that project

For many, writing an essay can be a difficult assignment. The blank page or white screen stares at you, mocking your lack of ambition to start writing. But it doesn’t have to be this way. You can write quickly and efficiently while still minimizing errors (and even giving yourself…

Gannon SGA restructuring proposal

Overview According to their website, “Student Government Association (SGA) is the organization that acts as the voice of the student body to faculty, staff, and administrators at Gannon University.” (Gannon University) Sadly, this mission is often not met effectively. This proposal will articulate an alternative plan for the structure and…

40 Under 40 continues getting older

Today, I wrote a post on Facebook offering some insight into some interesting trends within the Erie Reader's "40 Under 40." (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.…

Student Government Rule Change Leaves Students in the Dark

On Saturday, I got an email from the Muslim Student Association (MSA) of Gannon University. Here is what it said: Salam All, SGA rules have changed; we now need to choose whether to remove members who don’t enroll in service hours or to loss all the financial assistance from…

40% of unemployed workers are millennials

//ORIGIANLLY POSTED By Quentin Fottrell, ON MarketWatch\\ The jobs market is improving, according to government data released Thursday, but millennials are still left out in the cold. They’re suffering more than any other age group, new research finds. Some 40% of unemployed workers are millennials, according to an analysis…

Vote Michael Haas for President

Hi, I'm Michael Haas and I'm running for SGA president at Gannon University. I hope you'll take a minute to watch this video to find out who I am and why I'm running to be your president. I grew up just outside of Erie in North East, I graduated from…