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Homecoming Recap: Student Music & Dance Performance

This week’s Merciad just hit the press, and inside the current issue is a terrific recap of the incredible performance on Saturday by music and dance students as part of Homecoming & Family Weekend. It is a great article, shared below as well as available on the paper’s website. To start off Homecoming Weekend, the [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Alumni Tailgate

Today is the third in a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. Today’s feature: Alumni Tailgate! One of the all-time favorites of Homecoming & Family Weekend is the Alumni Tailgate on Saturday. The tailgate kicks off at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday located in a large tent north [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Athletic Events

Today is the third in a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. Today’s feature: The weekend’s athletic events! Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011 is filled with a number of home athletic events throughout the weekend. There are varsity athletic events coupled with alumni games, so just about [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Friday Night Lights

Today is the third in a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. Today’s feature: Friday Night Lights! Homecoming festivities typically kickoff each year with Friday Night Lights. This event takes place on Friday evening when Mercyhurst faculty, alumni, parents, and friends gather near at the alumni tent [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Student Music & Dance Performance

Today is the third in a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. Today’s feature: Student Music & Dance Performance! Each year at Homecoming & Family Weekend the college is proud to present works by our extremely talented dance and music programs. These students are among the most [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Mercyhurst Traditions Exhibit

Today is the second in a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. We’re going to start with new events, today’s feature: Mercyhurst Traditions Exhibit! This year’s Homecoming theme centers around reliving Mercyhurst traditions, so we figured an exhibit to demonstrate some of these traditions would be a [...]

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Homecoming Countdown: Inaugural Alumni 5K

Today starts a series of posts detailing events that are part of Homecoming & Family Weekend 2011. We’re going to start with new events, today’s feature: the Alumni 5K! One of the most popular requests we get for additions to Homecoming was a 5K race. Well you’ve asked, and we delivered! As part of Homecoming [...]

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One More Summer Gone; Looking Ahead

As August comes to a close and we put our summer thoughts and activities to rest, we prepare for the onset of school, fall weather, shorter days, falling leaves, football, and tailgate parties. Members of the Mercyhurst community also look forward to the annual Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities! The theme for this year’s weekend [...]

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Time to Tailgate!

The Mercyhurst College alumni relations team announced that they are hosting a series of pregame tailgates prior to Mercyhurst home football games this fall. In response to terrific turnouts during last year’s events, the team is bringing back the parties this year, beginning on Sept. 3 when Mercyhurst opens their 2011 season against Notre Dame [...]

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Alumni Board Update & Alumni Award Winners

Today’s guest blog submission comes from Matthew Robaszkiewicz ’88, the President of the Mercyhurst College Alumni Association and member of the Mercyhurst College Board of Trustees. The Alumni Board held their spring meeting on the Mercyhurst campus on Saturday, April 16. Among items discussed were plans for the upcoming annual Reunion Weekend (June 3-5, 2011) [...]

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