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Career Center utilizes new ‘Handshake’ service

Donny Bryant III, Staff writer

November 13, 2018

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This year, the Mercyhurst Career Development Center has switched to the internship and career development website Handshake. Handshake is an online application that allows students, career centers and recruiters to meet, talk...

Interior Design students ‘Kidify’ waiting room

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

November 13, 2018

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Students from the Interior Architecture and Design department lent their skills to Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC Hamot in a collaboration called Project Kidify. Focused on relaxing children and relieving anxiety, the collaborative...

Economics, ethics discussed

Economics, ethics discussed

November 13, 2018

MU gets Purple Heart distinction

Erin Almeter, Staff writer

November 6, 2018

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Mercyhurst University has been given the distinction of being named a Purple Heart University. Mercyhurst and St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia are the only two colleges in Pennsylvania to be awarded this title. Mercyhurst...

Campus copes without water

Kristian Biega, News Editor

November 6, 2018

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On Oct. 28, Mercyhurst experienced a large water main break at McAuley and Baldwin Halls, causing many buildings across campus to lose water for most of the day. Water main breaks are not uncommon and can happen because of a...

MU is top college in Erie’s Choice awards

Erin Almeter, Staff writer

October 30, 2018

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The 2018 Erie’s Choice Awards concluded at the Bayfront Convention Center on Oct. 17, with more than 700 people in attendance and 141 awards given out. Much to the pride of the university, Mercyhurst won Erie’s Choice for...

Scholarship helps students ‘live the dream’

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

October 30, 2018

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The senior class gift committee of 2019 has been hard at work creating a lasting gift to leave behind when this team of seniors graduates in the spring. The gift that was chosen this year will be the “Living the Dream” scholarship. The...

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