The Merciad

RSCO Feature: Kappa Delta Pi

Jordan Kessler, Staff writer

March 20, 2019

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

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

“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

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

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

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...

Erie Hack contest aims to help lake

Kristian Biega, News editor

February 19, 2019

Erie Hack is an annual project that promotes finding technology solutions to Lake Erie’s most pressing problems. Teams from Erie, Cleveland, Toledo, Detroit, Buffalo and Windsor, Ontario, compete against one another in an attempt...

Win $1,000 for driving safely

Marina Boyle, Features editor

February 19, 2019

Students and other members of the Erie community can win big money for driving safely with a new initiative launched by EriePhi. EriePhi is a data-driven startup that has teamed up with Mercyhurst interns to offer an app that...

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