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‘Brace’ Yourself for a Good Time

October 15, 2020

Change is in the air. Leaves are turning bright shades of orange and red, creating dazzling views. Frost...

Writing Center Offers More Hours, Virtual Service

Writing Center Offers More Hours, Virtual Service

Jackson Henry, Reporter

October 15, 2020

The Writing Center staff is using online resources to serve students with their writing assignments. Students...

Student Success Center Offers Safe Services

Student Success Center Offers Safe Services

September 30, 2020

Tutors and clients of the Student Success Center are mastering distance tutoring and other services. Most...

Homecoming Tradition Carries On

Homecoming Tradition Carries On

September 30, 2020

Alumni are coming home again this year, but they may easily not recognize the place. The Oct 2-4 Homecoming...

Officials Plan Public Response to Black Lives Matter

Officials Plan Public Response to Black Lives Matter

September 30, 2020

University officials are in the process of planning the school’s public response to the Black Lives...

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‘Theater Comes Back’ Despite ‘Plague’

September 30, 2020

The theater staff and MU Players are continuing performances of all kinds inside and outside of the Lemmo...

Virtual Talent Show Takes Center Stage

Virtual Talent Show Takes Center Stage

September 30, 2020

One thing the pandemic won't stop is this year is the talent show, even though it is going to live-streamed...

Women With Children Program Faces Unique Challenges due to Pandemic

Rinae Cotton, Reporter

September 16, 2020

Safety measures are in force in the Women With Children Program, which has remained open since March.  Katherine Pohlidal, Director, said the Cougar Care Team, COVID-19 websites for the students, faculty and staff along with the Centers for Disease Control and the Pennsylvania Department of Health contributed to the creat...

COVID Plan Inspires Optimism Among Students, Staff

COVID Plan Inspires Optimism Among Students, Staff

September 16, 2020

Trying to recall the feeling of walking, maskless, to class or grabbing lunch with friends at one's side...

President Owens Welcomes Students Back to Campus

President Owens Welcomes Students Back to Campus

Kathleen Owens

September 16, 2020

Welcome back to campus!  I am privileged to serve as your president for the 2020-2021 academic year....

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Seniors Reflect on the Loss of Spring Commencement

May 5, 2020

Members of the Misericordia University Class of 2020 may leave campus with a degree, but they won’t...

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