The Merciad

Trump’s ratings down

Anthony Miller, Staff writer

November 7, 2017

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The Mercyhurst Center for Applied Politics (MCAP) found in a recent poll that President Donald Trump’s approval rating is underwater in Erie County. According to the poll, 55 percent of voters disapprove of the job he’s...

MU health insurance an option

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

November 7, 2017

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Health insurance is a very important facet of college life that is often overlooked. In terms of personal care, Mercyhurst puts a lot of time into protecting students’ overall well being. One aspect of this is the Student Health...

Thoreau’s influence examined

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

October 30, 2017

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On Oct. 26, the Mercyhurst History Department and the Evelyn Lincoln Institute for Ethics and Society presented a panel discussion examining the life of Henry David Thoreau and his influence on the use of civil disobedience in...

Save green by being green

Save green by being green

October 30, 2017

Universities unite in business beehive

Kristian Biega, Staff writer

October 30, 2017

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People might think that Erie’s colleges are in constant competition, but when it comes to entrepreneurship, they are very much in favor of collaboration. Mercyhurst University, Gannon University, Penn State Behrend and Edinboro...

MU crowdfunding boosts 4 projects

Kristian Biega, Staff writer

October 24, 2017

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Fundraising can often be a daunting and lengthy process. However, for the second year in a row, the Mercyhurst community has utilized the popular fundraising technique of crowdfunding. The basic idea behind crowdfunding is to...

Understanding Islam in the U.S.

Kristian Biega, Staff writer

October 24, 2017

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In American society today, there are many strong opinions and beliefs about the religion of Islam. With the fear of terrorism constantly being a driving factor in American’s understanding of what Islam is about, Muslim author,...

Experience the past

Experience the past

October 24, 2017

AIM travels to Big Apple

Claire Eichner, Staff writer

October 24, 2017

Filed under News, Uncategorized

Over the mid semester break, 11 students from the Autism Initiative at Mercyhurst (AIM) program traveled to New York City. AIM provides many great opportunities such as this one for their students year after year. The students...

Erie takes on opioids

Erie takes on opioids

October 24, 2017

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