Breast cancer awareness activities announced

The Human Ecology division of Mercyhurst College is sponsoring a breast cancer awareness week beginning Monday, April 7. The student-run organization will have a table in the lobby of the Carolyn Herrmann Student Union each day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. where they will be selling pink breast cancer awareness T-shirts designed by Mercyhurst students ($12), pink carnations, and baked goods.

In addition, Denise Robison, director of the geriatrics institute at Mercyhurst North East, a cancer survivor herself, will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 10, in the Walker Recital Hall.

The students will also be taking donations for pink ribbons to spread awareness of the continuing battle against breast cancer. All proceeds will go to the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition.

For more information, contact student Lauren Brechtel at 824-2833.
Bookmark and Share

News Releases

Old Main
Two Mercyhurst students show projects at Erie Collegiate Innovation Showcase
Matthew Vandeville and Rebecca Cratty represent Mercyhurst.
wind
Mercyhurst recognized by EPA as leading Green Power User in PSAC
Mercyhurst beat conference rivals by using more than 14 million kilowatt-hours of green power.
DKemp
MNE dean’s podcast offers advice for student affairs professionals
Darcey Kemp featured on The Student Affairs Spectacular Podcast.

National News

Lough
Comcast Sportsnet- David Lough
Comcast Sportsnet profiles Mercyhurst alumnus and baseball standout David Lough.
MCAP
Philadelphia Inquirer-MCAP
Mercyhurst poll on legalization of marijuana is featured in this Philadelphia Inquirer report.
Richey
Tribune Review-Intelligence Studies
Intelligence studies featured in Pittsburgh Tribune-Review story on open-source intelligence.

Twitter