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Shoppers turn dresses into works of art

January 12, 2010

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Mercyhurst senior Marie Schiappa, a Buffalo, NY native, buys a dress at the Hirt Academic Center on Tuesday afternoon. The lower level of Hirt was filled with busy shoppers on Thursday, Jan. 7, and Tuesday, Jan. 12. Erie and Mercyhurst community members picked dresses, do...

Video game review: 'Bite Me'

January 11, 2010

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Pros: Free, good looking, and socially interactive. Cons: They try to make you spend money in other ways. 3 out of 5 stars On Facebook, there has been a flood of vampire-based games. This has been brought on, obviously, by movie...

'Hurst kicks off first annual Relay for Life Event

January 11, 2010

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On Tuesday, Jan. 12, Mercyhurst College’s Student Government and Circle K held a kickoff ceremony for Mercyhurst College’s first-ever Relay for Life Event. The kickoff event’s festivities included team registration, food, mus...

Erieite Appetite: Matthew’s Trattoria & Bar

January 11, 2010

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Try the Pomango and California martinis at Matthew’s Trattoria & Bar. Price: Expensive Quality of food: Excellent Service: Poor For a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere, Matthew’s Trattoria & Bar is conducive to your social appetite. Located at 153 E. 13th Street...

Serving the community on ice

December 15, 2009

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Students help out and have fun with Gliding Stars On Mondays from 6-7:45 p.m., the Mercyhurst Ice Center shines with smiles as students and faculty enjoy a night of skating while also volunteering their time to instruct indivi...

PRSSA connects communication students and professionals

December 15, 2009

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The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) recently accepted Mercyhurst College into its membership. The goal of PRSSA is to create relationships between students and professionals in the field of business, communica...

Art Therapy club celebrates 30th anniversary

December 15, 2009

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This year the Mercyhurst College Art Therapy Club celebrates its 30th anniversary. Professor Cathryn Hahn, the club’s adviser, was there when the club started in 1979 and has since then become an associate professor. The Art Thera...

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