Because Gannon was then an all-male institution, American entry into World War II cut sharply into enrollment, taking it at one point down to less than fifty. But as the ... Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, which started as Edinboro Academy and the Northwestern State Normal School in 1857, had an ... Many of the area college students live off campus, providing additional economic benefits to the community. ... Mercyhurst was listed as thirty-first and Penn State-Behrend as thirty-fifth.
|Title||:||Historic Erie County|
|Author||:||Edward T. Wellejus, Erie County Historical Society|
|Publisher||:||HPN Books - 2004|