The Merciad

Sisters of Mercy celebrate Mercy Day

Kristian Biega, News Editor

September 25, 2018

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Ever since their conception as an organization, the Sisters of Mercy have been a tenacious and courageous group of women. It was because of the faith-filled vision of Catherine McAuley, Frances Warde and Mother Borgia Egan...

Merciads go digital

Jack Butler, Contributing writer

September 25, 2018

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Bryan Colvin, the new Mercyhurst University archivist, began his first four months with a huge and lasting project in digitizing old Merciad newspapers. The project included hundreds of student-written papers from 1929 to 1980...

New research resources at Hammermill

Donny Bryant III, Contributing writer

September 25, 2018

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Over the past several years, Mercyhurst’s Hammermill Library has received many useful and updated resources to help students in research both digitally and in the print collection. The library has received donations of new...

Filled with the Holy Spirit

Filled with the Holy Spirit

September 25, 2018

Grant aims to reduce violence in community

Delvin Ergott, Staff writer

September 18, 2018

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, has announced that the Mercyhurst University Civic Institute, in conjunction with Unified Erie and the Erie School District, will receive a $148,141 state research grant for the purpose of reducing...

Grant advances technology

Rebecca Dunphy, Staff writer

September 18, 2018

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Beginning in spring 2019, Hurst will be home to some of the finest and most advanced neurological technology in the region. Thanks to the Lake Erie Research Institute (LERIE) and the Hirtzel Foundation, Mercyhurst will be...

Cipher partners with Mercyhurst Intel

Aaron Qaio, Contributing writer

September 18, 2018

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On Aug. 30, international provider of technology solutions and competitive intelligence, Cipher, partnered with Mercyhurst University to provide Ridge College Intelligence students with access to Knowledge360, a competitive intelligence...

EAP promotes safety

Jack Butler, Contributing writer

September 18, 2018

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he Mercyhurst University Athletic Training staff joined the Erie Otters sports medicine staff, UPMC and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine team physicians, and EmergyCare on Sept. 4 to conduct an Emergency Action Plan (EAP)...

Club brings Twitch to MU

Sam Peterson, Contributing writer

September 18, 2018

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Laker Student Media is a brand-new club on campus dealing with all elements of the media, including television, movies, podcasts, photography and more. It also has a dedicated gaming branch headed by Donny Bryant, a sophomore...

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