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Online Intel program nationally ranked

Melanie Todd, Contributing writer

February 7

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Mercyhurst’s Applied Intelligence Online Master’s Program received recognition from Successful Student website. The program ranked 21st for Best Homeland Security Colleges Online. The programs are ranked based on their relevance...

“It’s on Us PA” at MU

Christy Schmidt, Contributing writer

February 7

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Mercyhurst University recently received a $30,000 grant from Governor Tom Wolf’s “It’s on Us PA” campaign. The grant was launched in order to help combat sexual violence, through prevention, awareness and response...

Contest to showcase innovative ideas

Melanie Todd, Staff writer

February 7

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On April 6, the Innovation Collaborative will host its Fourth Annual Collegiate Innovation Showcase at Erie Insurance from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This competition is open to all local college and university students to showcase...

Hammermill Library on renovation list

Miranda L. Miller, Copy editor

January 31

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After the success of the Grotto Commons renovations, a future project for Mercyhurst is the Hammermill Library. According to news release by the University Public Relations Office, the Ridge Reading Room and Gallery will be...

AIM, Learning Differences earn grant

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

January 31

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Mercyhurst’s Learning Difference and Autism Initiative at Mercyhurst (AIM) recently received a $22,000 grant from the Edith L. Trees Charitable Trust. The Learning Difference program, which is in its 30th year, helps students...

WMCE transitions from oldies to student-run

Melanie Todd, Staff writer

January 31

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Change is coming to the Mercyhurst Radio Station, WMCE-FM 88.5. Currently the station operates on an oldies format playing classic music hits. Within the next 12 to 18 months it will transition to a student-managed station. “The...

Women’s March on Washington

Caitlyn Lear, News editor

December 12

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On Jan. 21, people from around the nation, including Mercyhurst students, will gather to march on Washington D.C. "Those participating are striving to promote equality and tolerance particularly for the LGBTQIA community, racial...

Senior Class Gift Announced

Caitlyn Lear, News editor

December 12

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On Dec. 2., the Senior Class Gift Committee announced the Mercyhurst Senior Class Gift for 2016. Beginning next Fall, there will be an “After Hours” coffee bar in the 24/7 Study Lounge in the library. The student body...

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