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Erie Police Department partners with Mercyhurst

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

April 10, 2018

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On March 22, Erie Mayor Joe Schember announced that the City of Erie will be partnering with Mercyhurst University to simplify the police testing process for the Erie Bureau of Police. Erie City Council unanimously approved...

Forensics aids in NPR skeleton search

Amber Matha, Editor in Chief

April 10, 2018

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On March 20, Skunk Bear, a science show hosted by National Public Radio, posted an episode of the show titled “Classroom Skeleton: Whose Bones Are These?” The episode was about a real human skeleton that was found at a...

Mass of Thanksgiving to honor the Sisters

Elizabeth Shewan, Staff writer

April 10, 2018

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The Sisters of Mercy are a diverse and dynamic group of women that have been the true the driving force behind Mercyhurst since its conception. To honor all of the Sisters of Mercy and their contributions to the university,...

Earth week at Mercyhurst

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

April 10, 2018

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The Sustainability Club has begun creating the agenda for Earth Week 2018, with an array of activities available for Lakers to get involved. Earth Week will run April 22-28, with collaboration from many different departments and...

New application format available

Caitlyn Lear, News editor

April 3, 2018

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Mercyhurst University has now joined more than 130 other distinguished colleges and universities in the Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success, an organization founded in 2015 with the goal of increasing students’ access...

Campus self care group makes time for ‘Me Time’

Daniel Leonard, Staff writer

April 3, 2018

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Whether someone is an athlete, part of numerous extracurricular activities or a leader in the community, the number of hours in a day can feel inadequate for anyone and the first thing to suffer tends to be the time dedicated...

Ryan Hall options announced

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

April 3, 2018

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In response to student concerns, Mercyhurst officials announced the addition of two new meal plan options for future Ryan Hall residents. On March 29, President Michael T. Victor announced that sophomores living in Ryan Hall...

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