History Club

history clubs

The Mercyhurst University History Club creates opportunities for students and professors to nurture and enrich their passion for history and come together outside of the classroom setting. The club strives to make the campus aware of the importance and relevance of history through trips, educational speakers, films, fundraisers, and other special events. It encourages a democratic atmosphere of spirited, open debate in its meetings, and always seeks to advance its central goal of a better understanding of the past.

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Kristin Collins-Breyfogle
Phone: (814) 824-2013
E-mail: kcollinsbreyfogle@mercyhurst.edu

Club officers

  • Garrett Stolz, president
  • Chelsea Morris, vice president

Past Club Trips

  • Pittsburgh, 2012
  • Washington, D.C., 2011
  • Antietam Battlefield/Harpers Ferry, 2009
  • Washington, D.C., October 2007
  • Rome&Naples, March 2007
  • New York City, October 2006
  • Kent State University, May 2006
  • Johnstown, Pa., April 2006
  • Antietam Battlefield/Harpers Ferry, October 2005
  • Washington, D.C., October 2004
  • Gettysburg National Battlefield, October 2003
  • Boston-Concord, Mass., April 2001

Events

Cummings Gallery
Art Faculty Show

Dates: Aug 21-Sep 28, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

William Close and The Earth Harp Collective
William Close and The Earth Harp Collective

Dates: Sep 5

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Anais Mitchell
Anaïs Mitchell

Dates: Sep 30

Location: Erie Art Museum

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