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Hurst hosts Involvement Fair

Hurst hosts Involvement Fair

September 13, 2019


Quinn Gannon, Contributing writer

September 13, 2019

Cheryl A. Moore, PhD, was an adjunct professor at Mercyhurst University for seven years. She has also spent time as an adjunct at Fredonia University. This year she became a full-time Assistant Professor of Accounting in the...

In rememberance of 9/11

Laren Reesman, Staff writer

September 13, 2019

William Welch, chief editor of the Erie Times-News, woke up like he did every other morning on Sept. 11, 2001. He brewed a pot of coffee and turned on the news.  Joe Morris, Ph. D., walked to his first class of the morning a...

Hurst recognizes legacy of Sr. Mary Paul Carioty

Ashley Carr, Contributing writer

September 13, 2019

The Sisters of Mercy have been integral to the history and culture of Mercyhurst since the beginning.  Sister Mary Paul Carioty is one of the seven part-time sisters still employed at Mercyhurst. Carioty’s journey as a s...

Easter events abound at MU

Jordan Kessler, Staff writer

April 30, 2019

Easter is a very fun time of the year on campus. Different clubs, organizations and departments host and participate in many Easter activities. Before break, several clubs on campus organized Easter egg hunts and other fun...

Lakers present at religion conference

Lauren Abbott, Editor in chief

April 30, 2019

On April 12-14, three students and a professor traveled to Montreal to present at the Eastern International Regional (EIR) conference of the American Academy of Religion. The EIR conference primarily focuses on graduate and...

Hurst mourns loss of Williams

Meghan Maker, Managing editor

April 30, 2019

The Mercyhurst community recently felt the loss of Karen Christensen Williams, Ph.D., who passed away April 27 from complications due to cancer. Williams, a professor of Spanish, taught Spanish, linguistics, and culture in the...

Lockheed CEO writes to Hurst

Sarah Klein, Staff writer

April 30, 2019

Each semester, students in the Intelligence for Business RIAP 240 classes prepare a semester-long competitive intelligence project. Students choose a company in an industry they are passionate about and create a report, including...

MU says goodbye to Russian Fulbright

Lidiia Novichkova, Contributing writer

April 30, 2019

As Mercyhurst says goodbye to this year’s Russian Fulbright scholar, Lidiia Novichkova took time to tell the Merciad about her native country, Siberia, which she will return to this year. Over the course of this unforget...

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