The Merciad

How to: Fight midterm despair

Lauren Rogus, Staff writer

February 27, 2018

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It is that time of year again, Lakers — the time when students and professors alike begin to realize that the end of the year is readily approaching. It seems to get harder to get up for 8 a.m. classes and even harder not...

Fasting to find renewal and meaning

Elizabeth Shewan, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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This past week marked the beginning of the season of Lent for Christians. Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday and lasts for 40 days leading up to Easter Sunday, is as a symbolic representation of the time that Jesus spent in the...

Date in the real world

Daniel Leonard, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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In a culture where an individual can find a soul mate as easy as they can create a profile online, many people can be left feeling lonely and anxious about relationships, expectations or dating in general. This past Valentine’s...

Hurst libraries bookmark news

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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Bookmarks is a new periodic newsletter available from Mercyhurst University libraries to keep the campus community up to date on services offered by Hammermill and Ridge Libraries. Bookmarks will be used to report on university...

Seize the third day with CM

Seize the third day with CM

February 20, 2018

How to dine sustainably

Elyssa Buch, Contributing writer

February 20, 2018

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Everyone loves going to the bookstore to get a coffee and a quick bite to eat before class. However, very few really think about the environmental impacts their purchases and actions have. Much of what we get from the bookstore...

Student diversity embraced in art

Lauren Rogus, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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Posters about the “Mosaic of Life” have begun to pop up around campus, advertising a campus-wide art show created by a team made up of Tyler Brentley, Multicultural and Inclusion Coordinator; Heather Denning, L.S.W., instructor...

Alums commit to service

Alums commit to service

February 20, 2018

Students create social change

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

February 13, 2018

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The social summit of the year, Agents of Change, will take place on Feb. 17 in Meadville. An annual event, Agents of Change brings socially engaged students and professionals together to influence our locality and wider world. Agents...

Erie shines through service

Erie shines through service

February 13, 2018

Olympians brave Erie winter

Olympians brave Erie winter

February 13, 2018

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