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Seize the retreat

Seize the retreat

October 3, 2017

Organizations engage in cancer awareness

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

October 3, 2017

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On Sept. 26, people throughout the country took to Twitter to celebrate the 13th annual Mesothelioma Awareness Day with a tweetchat hosted by the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). Moderated by the organizations...

Success at ComiCon Erie

Success at ComiCon Erie

September 26, 2017

New at Hurst: Benjamin Baughman, Ph.D.

Chris Borraccia, Contributing writer

September 26, 2017

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This year, former police detective and crime analyst Benjamin Baughman, Ph.D., joined Mercyhurst University as an assistant professor in Intelligence Studies. After graduating from high school, Baughman joined the Raleigh Police...

Sustainability brings honors

Emily Rossi, Contributing writer

September 26, 2017

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Mercyhurst University has been recognized for its sustainability programs, ranking among the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges. A Princeton Review guide recognized 375 colleges and universities for green...

Public Health group takes on opioid fight

Christy Schmidt, Contributing writer

September 26, 2017

Filed under Features

An opioid epidemic has consumed the United States. Doctors and dentists prescribe opioids as pain relievers, which can lead to patient addiction. Students from Mercyhurst University’s Public Health Department are leading a project...

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