The Merciad

Community Service & COVID-19

Gillian Mazur, Sports editor

April 30, 2020

Ambassadors of Service – one of the six core values of Mercyhurst University. Throughout a traditional undergraduate student’s time at Mercyhurst, they will be guaranteed to serve the Erie community at least twice, once through...

Mercyhurst supports Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Rebecca Dunphy, Copy Editor

April 13, 2020

Stores, businesses and schools may be closed, but this does not stop The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) from commemorating the 19th Annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Since its official inception in 2001,...

Please Be Nice to Essential Workers, We Are Trying Our Best

Quinn Gannon, Staff Writer

April 10, 2020

I would never have predicted that anything I would do could possibly be considered “essential.” Yet here I am in the middle of a pandemic, considered a vital part of society.  As someone who works in a pharmacy that is inside a grocer...

RSCO feature

Laia Santos Oliver, Staff writer

March 12, 2020

A brand new Accounting Association has been founded on campus this past month to provide students with reallife accounting experiences. Through the use of tools and resources such as Quickbooks, tax returns and budgets, amongst...

Senior Class Gift Committee hosts fundraiser for class scholarship

Emilie Frederikke Bock, Staff writer

March 12, 2020

On Feb. 18, the Senior Class Gift Committee at Mercyhurst University hosted an event at Molly Brannigan’s to raise money for the senior class gift, the Mike Folga Scholarship. For all the food and drinks purchased between...

Hurst prepares for Family Weekend

Victoria Mcginty, Staff writer

March 12, 2020

With the end of the semester coming up soon, we can’t help but feel a little homesick. However, it’s that time of year again where Campus Involvement and MAC/ SAC host the annual Family Weekend here on campus. From March...

MSG Presidential voting now open for the 2020-2021 academic year

Lauren Abbott, Editor in chief

February 18, 2020

From Feb. 18 through Feb. 20 at noon, voting for the next Mercyhurst Student Government President is open to all Mercyhurst students. To run for President, a student must currently serve in student government. This year, two...

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