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Tyler Stauffer photo

October 7, 2009

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October 6, 2009

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October 6, 2009

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'Food, Inc.' spares no one

October 5, 2009

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Contributed photoDeath. Cancer. Pollution. Diabetes and obesity. If Americans were asked what all of these have in common, most would get it wrong. The common denominator: food. This omnipresence is exactly what the documentary “Food, Inc.” seeks to address: the uneducated way Ame...

Honor Society not another boy band

October 5, 2009

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Contributed photoHonor Society is not your average boy band. Their fun, poppy songs attract fans of all ages and their debut album, “Fashionably Late,” has been mentioned as a must-listen by Rolling Stone. The band members, ranging in age from 23 to 30, include Michael B...

Regina Carter amazes audience at PAC

October 4, 2009

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Tyler Stauffer photoTyler Stauffer photoRegina Carter jazzed up the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 2 with a performance that could hardly be considered anything but a great success. With ready applause throughout and an immediate standing ovation...

Regina Carter

September 30, 2009

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Evans participates in student productions on campus

September 29, 2009

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The large room is barely lit as groups of people sit waiting for what is to come. They watch as music picks up volume and tempo and at last, a light shines over a stage. The people applaud and slowly become absorbed in the ...

To Kyle

September 28, 2009

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Dance department seniors planning for futures

September 28, 2009

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When walking around the Mercyhurst campus, any student would be hard pressed not to see one of the school’s many dance majors or see one in a class. Wearing pink tights and black leotards under their street clothes, it appear...

Violinist Regina Carter jazzes up PAC

September 28, 2009

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Regina CarterAn engaging sound is about to arrive at the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center at Mercyhurst College – the sound of acclaimed jazz violinist Regina Carter. Lauded as “wonderfully listenable, probingly intelligent and, at times, breathtakingly daring...taking the li...

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