Archive for March, 2013

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Work Ethic, Attitude Give Jarrett Right Stuff to Excel as Antelopes’ Closer

March 28, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Scouts and recruiters may not think Mark Jarrett has the right stuff to succeed as a closer in NCAA Division II. But his numbers tell a different story, and he has been a key factor in GCU’s 13-game winning streak and 22-5 record.

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Health Care Symposium at GCU Tries to Get Beyond ‘Failure of Government’

March 26, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Health care reform is within our grasp, but only if the right people step forward and keep politics out of the debate. That was the message from former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona and other industry leaders Monday night at a symposium at GCU Arena.

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Brewers’ Spring Training Site Becomes Film Lab for Students

March 26, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

GCU film students and the big-league team have formed a natural partnership at Maryvale Baseball Park, not far from campus, resulting in collaboration on a documentary.

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‘Lopes Bring Beach to Campus in First Sand Volleyball Season

March 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The inaugural Grand Canyon University women’s sand volleyball home season tips off Saturday when GCU hosts the Antelope Desert Classic.

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27th Avenue Office Center Will Be New Home for 9 University Departments

March 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Renovation is under way for the massive 27th Avenue Office Center, which will be the new home for nine departments of Grand Canyon University.

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Fan Post Entrepreneurs Keep Plugging Away at Licensing Game

March 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Now that licensing has been secured by the fledging company, GCU fans can expect to find The Fan Post’s product available for purchase at the Arena Team Shop.

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Slideshow: 27th Avenue Office Center Renderings

March 21, 2013 / by / 9 Comments

The new 27th Avenue Office Center will feature two large coffee stations/break rooms, two smaller break rooms, a fitness center, exercise room and an honor system convenience store, among other things. Here are a few architect renderings of what to expect when renovation of the building is complete this summer.

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New Season-Ticket Holders on Board With Majerle Appointment

March 20, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Marshall and Sarah Militano couldn’t make the phone call fast enough to become new Grand Canyon University season ticket holders in the aftermath of Dan Majerle’s hiring.

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Notes: ‘Iconic’ Majerle Still Looks Good in Purple

March 18, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Dan Majerle called the transition from a longtime Phoenix Suns player and assistant to head coach at Grand Canyon University a no-brainer. “I’ve always liked purple,” he said.

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‘Thunder Dan’ Meets Thunder: Majerle New GCU Hoops Coach

March 18, 2013 / by / 2 Comments

An enthusiastic Arena crowd welcomed Phoenix’s favorite Sun to campus as the new coach promised, “I’m going to entrench myself in this place. This is my new family.”

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