The Merciad

Travel for credits

Daniel Leonard, Staff writer

April 3, 2018

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Many students hope to be accepted into Mercyhurst’s study abroad program, or an affiliated program, which offers the opportunity to expand education beyond the gates of Mercyhurst to places around the world. Destinations...

Cyber programs to expand in fall

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

April 3, 2018

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On March 21, a meeting was held for all Information Technology (IT) majors and minors. The meeting was to discuss upcoming changes: the transformation of the IT program, currently part of the Mathematics department, into the Computing...

Helping the homeless

Claire Eichner, Staff writer

March 20, 2018

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Erie County’s homeless population is estimated to be about 1,400 people. As of 2016, a count showed that there were about 419 shelters in the City of Erie alone. This semester, students from the Social Work department, in the...

Sisters of Mercy call for change

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

March 20, 2018

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The Sisters of Mercy have been praised across the country for their influential role in placing restrictions on the sale of firearms in commercial stores. Mercy Investment Services, a branch of the Sisters involved in corporate...

How to: Go green with small actions

Emma Mader, Contributing writer

March 20, 2018

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Sustainability is a lifestyle. It is a spark of passion for nature combined with a connection to the surrounding world. The ways of “living sustainably” can inspire a sense of wonder, an everlasting lust to have so much...

MNE welcomes single mothers

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

March 20, 2018

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Attending and graduating college can be a challenging task, and doing this while also being a single mother is significantly more difficult. According to a study by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, the number of...

Who’s behind the smile?

Who’s behind the smile?

February 27, 2018

Students jubilant in faith

Students jubilant in faith

February 27, 2018

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