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Literary festival continues with Eibhear Walshe

Naomi Greenstein, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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The students and faculty of the English Department at Mercyhurst pride themselves on the literary festivals they put on each year. Sponsored by “Lumen,” the fine arts and literary journal, the annual literary festival begins...

Roche presents Dr. Lane

Jeanette Fournier, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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On Monday, the Roche Guest Artist Series welcomes Deforia Lane, Ph.D., who will give a lecture at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall. Lane is an acclaimed music therapist and the director of the Music as Medicine program at University...

Art museum features Cardot

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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The Erie Art Museum is featuring Gary Cardot, assistant professor of the Art department and director of the Photography Department. On display are 14 of his large digital paintings. The digital paintings are  composed of collage...

Met live presents ‘Idomeneo’

Steven Martz, Contributing Writer

March 21, 2017

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It’s time for MIAC to bring another riveting opera from The Met to Mercyhurst. MIAC is live streaming “Idomeneo” in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center on Saturday. The performance will begin at 12:55 p.m. “Idomeneo”...

NTL presents: ‘Hedda Gabler’

Eleanor Hein, Staff writer

March 21, 2017

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Daughter of a general, wife of an academic and member of the aristocracy, Hedda Gabler’s life seems perfect. Why is it, then, that she feels her marriage is so boring, even immediately after the honeymoon? Why is it that her...

Lit fest celebrates Bob Dylan

Jeanette Fournier, Staff writer

March 21, 2017

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The first event in Mercyhurst’s 15th annual Literary Fest is the Dylan Fest, coming up this Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the Taylor Little Theatre. Come enjoy the music of Bob Dylan, performed by faculty, students, staff and alumni...

A timeless tale remastered

Sydney Van Leeuwen, Contributing Writer

March 21, 2017

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It is a tale as old as time, and the magic of “Beauty and the Beast” returned to the big screen this past weekend in a live-action remake of the original 1991 classic Disney film. The beautiful and talented Emma Watson, of...

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