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Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

September 30, 2020

The university community is feeling the effects of staff layoffs as it awaits an unknown number of cuts...

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...

Linh Nguyen To Leave Multicultural Position

Linh Nguyen To Leave Multicultural Position

May 5, 2020

Linh Nguyen, manager of multicultural inclusion initiatives at Misericordia, has announced she is leaving...

Botzman to Resign as President

Current President of Misericordia University- Thomas Botzman

University Advancement/University of Mount Union

January 26, 2020

Thomas J.Botzman, Ph.D., president of Misericordia University, announced his intent to resign from that...

Misericordia Icon Passes Away

Misericordia Icon Passes Away

January 26, 2020

  Dr. Stanley J. Dudrick, M.D., F.A.C.S., a world-renowned medical pioneer and the Robert S....

Misericordia to Become Smoke, Tobacco Free Campus

Bethany Jopling, Reporter

January 26, 2020

  University officials have decided to make the Misericordia campus smoke and tobacco free, effective July 2020. Smoking has been allowed on campus, as long as smokers are at least 20 feet from a building.  A recent decision by the Environmental Sustainability Committee, however, means students, faculty and staff...

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...

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...

Field Hockey Dedicates Games To Suicide Victims

Field Hockey Dedicates Games To Suicide Victims

November 25, 2019

The Misericordia University field hockey team dedicated games this past season to individuals who have...

Career Center Looks To Attract Students Through Activities

Career Center Looks To Attract Students Through Activities

November 25, 2019

The Insalaco Center for Career Development is adding a variety of new programs and activities in an attempt...

eSports Makes Playoffs

eSports Makes Playoffs

November 25, 2019

Misericordia’s eSports team won enough games to advance to the playoffs. eSports is the 26th  varsity...

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