The Merciad

‘Hurst recognized nationally as a College of Distinction

Melanie Todd, Staff Writer

September 9, 2015

Mercyhurst has been recognized as a College of Distinction and a Catholic College of Distinction by Colleges of Distinction, an organization that recognizes schools of excellence. The organization looks at four main areas: engaged...

Physician Assistant master’s program off to great start

Adrian Monty, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2015

The Physician Assistant Master’s Program, which brings much potential to the medical industry, began at Mercyhurst this past summer. The 24-month “mini medical school” program, which began with 20 students this summer,...

Erie Gives raises almost $3 million for nonprofits

Erin McGarrity, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2015

Mercyhurst benefited from the fifth annual Erie Gives Day on Tuesday, Aug. 11th, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Erie Gives Day provides members of the community the opportunity to donate money to various nonprofit organizations throughout...

Laker introduces new dining options

Lauren Murphy, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2015

The Laker Inn has made several changes this school year, including removing the Bento Bowl and Smoothie Bar and adding the milkshake station, the Egg Bar, the Daily Dish, Salads by Design and new beverage options. Out of all...

President Michael T. Victor addresses Mercyhurst faculty and staff in the Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Victor: Big changes coming

September 9, 2015

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