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RSCO Feature: Art Therapy Club

Gillian Mazur, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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An outlet for creativity and relaxation, Mercyhurst University’s Art Therapy Club is not one to be missed. Art Therapy Club began sometime within the past ten years with Heather Denning as the club’s advisor for the past...

Forsthoefel’s writings on human limits published

Logan Floyd, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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When it comes to matters of faith, one professor is politely reminding us of our human limits. Keeping those limits in mind could be one step toward fostering peace. On Feb. 4, Thomas Forsthoefel, Ph.D., professor of Religious...

Professor panel discusses emerging bacteria crisis

Gianluca Ianiro, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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In the words of Amy Danowitz, Ph.D., associate professor of Chemistry “bacteria are so good at adapting because there is a massive evolutionary pressure to do so or die.” Danowitz gave this insight on the startling issue...

RSCO Feature: Kappa Delta Pi

Jordan Kessler, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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The International Honor Society in Education, Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), is in its Alpha Beta Pi Chapter at Mercyhurst University, where it has existed for the past 13 years. The society was founded in 1911 by William Bagley, Truman...

CREATE seeks summer staff for 2019 program

Gillian Mazur, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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A nationally acclaimed program that many may not know about takes place right here at Mercyhurst each summer. The Autism Initiative at Mercyhurst (AIM) was born out of the CREATE Summer Program which piloted in 2009 with seven...

Mosaic for Life art show seeks entries

Jordan Kessler, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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“We want all people to feel welcome here at the Health & Counseling Center and the University at large,” Jessica Macrino, one of Mercyhurst’s counselors, said. The colorful aspect of the art show is to show that everyone...

Circle K seeks talent

Maria Williams, Copy editor

February 19, 2019

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Do you think you’ve got talent? Come join the Circle K Club Talent Show on Feb. 27. The club has been hosting this event for many years as an annual event. This talent show is special because all proceeds made go to the Children’s...

Lakers prepare for Spring Break service

Sarah Klein, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

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Spring Break is only two weeks away, and here at Mercyhurst students are getting ready for midterms and mid-semester projects. While many students are looking forward to going home or to Florida, others have been planning for...

Career Fair is coming to Mercyhurst

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

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The end of the semester is just a few months away, and the search for jobs and summer internships has begun. Students who are interested in learning about job opportunities and meeting potential employers are encouraged to attend...

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