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Students, Faculty, Hemingway are Headed to Paris

Students, Faculty, Hemingway are Headed to Paris

May 25, 2018

Students and faculty shared papers they will present at a summer conference in Paris. The April event in Mercy...

Student Performers Stayed in Sync

Kailene Nye, Reporter

May 2, 2018

Filed under News, On Campus Events

Students from Cougar Radio hosted a Lip Sync Battle to generate interest in campus events and promote the Department of Mass Communications and Design. Samantha Midkiff, senior Mass Communications and Design major and event organizer, had spread the word about the April 12 event with flyers and social media posts. Two ac...

Earth Week Flourishes

Earth Week Flourishes

May 2, 2018

The university celebrated Earth Week April 16 to 20. The celebration started a week early, with events leading up to Earth Day on A...

SLP Major: Music is ‘Communication of Ideas’

SLP Major: Music is ‘Communication of Ideas’

May 2, 2018

As a late evening in February wound down, fourth-year speech language pathology major, Rebecca Cristino, picked up her guitar and began to serenade ...

Pres. George Dubbed Mr. Misericordia

Pres. George Dubbed Mr. Misericordia

May 2, 2018

The Class of 2018 proudly presented the Mr. Misericordia competition and dubbed Class President Trevor George the new Mr. Misericordia. ...

Undercover Student Director

Daniella Amendola, Print Editor

April 20, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Feature Story, News, Top Stories

In the belly of Walsh Hall there is a small, easy-to-miss room with a few computer screens and, more often than not, a senior mass communications major named Connor Swagler. If you have been around campus for any prolonged period of time, you have probably witnessed Swagler somewhere. He's the guy who looks a bit like Raspu...

4th Annual NSSHLA Benefit Concert

4th Annual NSSHLA Benefit Concert

April 20, 2018

The university's chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association held its fourth annual benefit concert in Lemmond T...

The University Welcomes New Art Gallery Director

The University Welcomes New Art Gallery Director

March 21, 2018

Pauly Friedman Art Gallery has a new director:  Lalaine Little. Donna Posatko, the gallery's former director, retired last semester. Lit...

A Modern Day Renaissance Student?

A Modern Day Renaissance Student?

March 21, 2018

  A few weeks ago, Annette Ritzko, junior speech language pathology major, spent the night sitting in the corner, surrounded by her small f...

Show Promises You’ll Die Laughing

Show Promises You’ll Die Laughing

March 21, 2018

The Misericordia Players are preparing to perform the comedic classic, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” and as the title implies, the dark...

Students Plan to Take Back the Night

Connor Swagler, Reporter

March 1, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, News, On Campus Events, Top Stories

Members of Promoting Healthy Relationships through Education and Empowerment (PHREE) are looking for volunteers for Take Back the Night, a national event with the goal of ending sexual violence,  set for April 30. Members held a meeting Feb. 19, to recruit students. Ewelina Taran, Resident Director and main organizer, said the group ho...

Highlander Photographer Wins Honor

Highlander Photographer Wins Honor

March 1, 2018

Amanda Montigney Samantha Allen, Multimedia Editor of The Highlander, received an Honorable Mention in the Sports Photo Category...

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