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Student Engagement Brings Back Formal Dance

Student Engagement Brings Back Formal Dance

February 13, 2020

After years of debate, Student Engagement will bring back formal dances. The students and faculty...

Professors Host Book Signing for Award-Winning Book

Kailene Nye, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2020

They’ve taught a class together since 2008 and hosted a pop culture podcast since 2016. Now, they’ve accomplished an even bigger task — they've written a book together. Dr. Patrick Hamilton, associate professor of English, and Dr. Allan Austin, professor of history, have come together once again to co-write “All New,...

Impeachment Trials Impact GLNS Course

Impeachment Trials Impact GLNS Course

February 9, 2020

  Dr. Robert Williams, assistant professor for the government, law and national security program...

Black History Month Events Focus on Present

Black History Month Events Focus on Present

January 26, 2020

As the university begins its annual Black History Month events, faculty and event planners are putting...

Theatre Department to Bring Broadway Stars to Campus

Theatre Department to Bring Broadway Stars to Campus

Adam Myers, Web Editor

January 26, 2020

The Misericordia Theatre Department will present the “Celebrating the Stars” concert at 7 p.m. Feb....

Students Demand Explanation Of Comic Book Class’s Future

Students Demand Explanation Of Comic Book Class’s Future

December 13, 2019

An open forum about the future of the comic book class was held in the Catherine Evans McGowan room on...

Erik Larsen Visits Campus

Jason Hauze, Staff Photographer

December 7, 2019

Dr. Brian Carso, left, associate professor of history, talks with Erik Larsen, right, before his presentation on climate change. ...

Community Choir Shows Growth With Winter Concert

Community Choir Shows Growth With Winter Concert

November 25, 2019

Heading into its third year of existence, the Misericordia University Community Choir showed off how much...

Mass Comm Alum Makes Funny Comeback

Mass Comm Alum Makes Funny Comeback

November 25, 2019

Connor Swagler, an alumni of the Misericordia University Mass Communications and Design Department, returned...

“Percussion!” Exhibit Opens In Art Gallery

Anita Holmes, Reporter

November 21, 2019

Check out Misericordia’s most recent the Pauly Friedman's Art Gallery exhibit called “Percussion!” between Nov. 1 and Feb. 2, 2019! The goal of this exhibit’s theme is to present performing arts through impact, relating to experiences throughout the world’s history to present day, according to director of the art galler...

MU Players To Present “Drowsy Chaperone”

MU Players To Present “Drowsy Chaperone”

November 15, 2019

A heart-warming parody of musical comedies of the 1920s with a little monkey motif is the story behin...

University Departments Join To Hold Interactive Series

Bethany Jopling, Reporter

November 12, 2019

The university is offering a new interactive series for the 2019-2020 year. The Fine Arts Department and the Medical and Health Humanities Program is offering its new series, “Intersections: (Dis)Ability & the Arts."  The word “intersections” indicates four different pathways for dialogue, which include those of...

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