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Trey McIntyre Project coming to PAC

September 14

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There is a new dance group soon to grace the stage of Mercyhurst College’s Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center, and it will not just be bringing more of the same tutus and tiaras. Noted as “one of America’s most surp...

Annual art faculty exhibiton opens in Cummings Art Gallery

September 14

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Numerous styles that all art students have to apply to their work, such as Zeitgeist, content, composition, technique and craft were shown off at the Art Faculty Exhibition now on display in the Cummings Art Gallery at Mercyhurst College. The exhibit, which opened on Wednesday, Sept. 9, was emb...

Preview this fall's dance events on campus

September 11

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Trey McIntyre Project Friday, Sept. 18 at 8 p.m. in the PAC The Trey McIntyre Project defies classification of style while they dance to music from Beethoven to the Beatles. McIntyre uses classical ballet to create emotionall...

'Ursa Major' a minor breakthrough for Third Eye Blind

September 11

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The wait is over. Third Eye Blind, the preeminent band of choice on college campuses nationwide, finally released its long-delayed fourth studio album, “Ursa Major,” on Aug. 17. Playing on campus in May as part of Mercyh...

Contributed Photo

September 9

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Sarah James participated in the Summer Dance Program at Mercyhurst.

Preview this fall's music events on campus

September 7

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D’Angelo Department of Music Faculty Recital Series This series is put on annually by the music department. The faculty take turns performing their primary instrument for their students as well as members of the Erie comm...

Summer dance creates promising opportunities

September 7

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Contributed Photo: Sarah James participated in the Summer Dance Program at Mercyhurst. With the current economic climate pressing funds ever thinner, many programs have and may continue to see cuts occur. Unfortunately, the arts sector is often one of the first to experience budget trimming. Th...

New PAC Web site up and running

September 4

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The Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center at Mercyhurst College has often been called the cultural center of Erie. The PAC brings in dozens of artists from various genres each year to present not only to the students ...

Jennings explores job opportunities

May 13

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 So, I don’t know if you’ve heard but… the economy crashed. Break out Steinbeck’s "Grapes of Wrath" with your high school copy of Harper Lee’s "How to Kill a Mockingbird" and start nodd...

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