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MCN 87 Wins Prestigious Award

MCN 87 Wins Prestigious Award

September 16

While on summer vacation, cast and crew of MCN 87’s “Hey You, MU” received an Award of Excellence...

Archives Project Highlights Pittston’s Past

Archives Project Highlights Pittston’s Past

September 16

Misericordia students - and members of the greater community - can get a glimpse into the past as a result...

Woolnough to Direct First Musical, ‘Little Women’

Woolnough to Direct First Musical, ‘Little Women’

April 22

   Telling someone to pretend that he has cotton in his ears may seem strange, but for director Sc...

Polar Explorer Teaches Environmental Risk and Responsibility

Polar Explorer Teaches Environmental Risk and Responsibility

April 8

The Dr. Midori Yamnouchi Lecture Series exposed students to the life of polar explorer Tim Jarvis who...

Staff Artist Unveils Mural

Staff Artist Unveils Mural

April 8

Residents of the Rasmussen House have noticed something beautiful in the children’s play room. A large...

Fashion Digest: Stylin’ n Profilin’

Lena Williams, Columnist

April 8

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Campus Life, Columns

New York Fashion Week is the annual event where everyone who is a part of the fashion industry looks at the latest trends. Popular designers such as Dolce & Gabbana, and not so popular designers, such as Bianca Spinder, showcase their collections to introduce new trends so the press and buyers can determine what’s “in”...

Polar Explorer Headlines Climate Change Program

Polar Explorer Headlines Climate Change Program

February 11

   The Dr. Midori Yamanouchi Lecture Series and the departments of biology, and history and governme...

Tuition Cash Up For Grabs

Courtney Garloff, Editor in Chief

February 11

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Campus Life

   Members of the Delta Kappa Gamma society are offering female education majors with a 3.0 GPA the chance to help fund their education.    The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded on behalf of the local chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, a professional women educators’ society that promotes professional and personal growth of its...

‘X Ambassadors’ Open Up to Cougar Radio

Allison Counterman, Reporter

February 11

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

   Cougar Radio staffers scored an interview with members of X Ambassadors, an alternative music group with a twist of a combination of genres.    The group’s first EP, “Love Songs, Drug Songs,” released in 2013, focused the band on its unique sound, said lead singer, guitarist and saxophone player Sam Harris.  It ende...

National exhibit to include work of resident artist

National exhibit to include work of resident artist

Caitlin Mehan, Reporter

December 3

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The artwork of a university instructor has been accepted into an exhibit at a national art show. Skip...

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

December 3

Students, faculty and staff members united for a poetry reading in celebration of  “90 Years of Mercy...

Syria Crisis: The Untold Story

Syria Crisis: The Untold Story

November 12

It seems like every day the news features another report about ISIS fighting in Syria, but an area doctor...

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