Browsing the blog archives for February, 2012

We’re Going on Tour!

Tomorrow, March 1, 2012, marks the launch of a University Road Trip conducted by the office of alumni relations. We want to spread the good news about Mercyhurst University all over the country, so we’re visiting (at least) 13 cities over the next month or two. You can see all the cities listed here, and [...]

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Playoffs?? Don’t Mind if We Do!

Over the weekend a couple of the Mercyhurst athletic teams qualified for the conference playoffs, with two home games being scheduled as a result. The men’s basketball team downed Lock Haven 73-66 on Saturday, and in turn clinched the second seed in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Western Division, good for a hosted playoff [...]

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Mercyhurst Trustee News…

The Mercyhurst University Board of Trustees met this past week — their first such meeting as University trustees — and at the meeting they took several actions to recognize contributions by key individuals during the history of Mercyhurst. First, the Board posthumously honored Sister Carolyn Herrmann, RSM, one of the key figures in Mercyhurst history, [...]

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Alumni Spotlight – Billy Byrnes

We interviewed Billy Byrnes ’02 for our Alumni Spotlight on what it means to be an ambassador of service. Billy graduated in 2002 with a BA in Political Science and Religious Studies, and he and his wife Kristin are now volunteering with the Volunteer Missionary Movement in Waslala, Nicaragua. They are currently teaching and experiencing [...]

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Greetings from the Mercyhurst Dance Department

By Rachel Torgesen ’12 This month we are looking forward to the annual student choreography performance, Raw Edges. It is always a school favorite and showcases not only the great dancing talent but also choreographic talent in our department. This year we are excited to welcome back three alumni to perform. Noelle Lelakus and Jo [...]

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